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EDHEC Business School ART-BUS EXC
Nice, France; Roubaix Cedex 1, France (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Program Details:
Postgraduate coursework, Undergraduate
Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
Anticipated Places:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences, Business School
Not Applicable
Program Description:


EDHEC Business School
: Roubaix (Lille) and Nice
Year Established: 1906
Student population: 6,200
Founded by a group of industrialists, EDHEC Business School is one of Europe’s leading business schools. With five campuses, 91 nationalities and 100 MBAs a year, it’s internationally recognised for its impact on the business world.
At EDHEC you’ll receive cutting-edge, highly relevant education that aims to shape students into the business managers of the future. It has a tradition of excellence and programs are entirely taught in English.

Unique characteristics
EDHEC’s research aims to have relevance to the world of business. Based primarily in Lille, it has sister schools in Paris, Nice, Singapore and London. It has five research centres, including the prominent EDHEC-Risk Institute, which focuses on asset management and the impact of regulatory frameworks on banking and the insurance industry. It’s recognised through a triple accreditation by AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS.

The campus is centrally located in Lille and easily accessible. Lille is a major industrial city that has in recent years become a cultural and commercial hub, offering an attractive old town, art museums, and excellent shopping and dining. There’s also a vibrant student scene.

France - EDHEC Business School - building

Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study (EDHEC - Lille and Nice) at the host university. Third year students are eligible to take Master level 1 courses in English, and Masters students can take Master level 2 courses.

Subject Area/s:

Business (Lille)

Management (Lille)

Entrepreneurship (Lille)

International Business (Lille)

Strategy Consulting (Lille)

Marketing (Lille)

Finance (Nice)

Economics (Nice)

Accounting (Nice)

Exclusions: Studies in English available to 3rd year undergraduate or postgraduates only. Apply in Semester 1 of second year to go in semester 1 of third year at the earliest.
Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Fall Semester : September- December
Spring Semester: January - May

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University



The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
A – 20 - 16
B – 14 - 16
C – 12 - 14
D – 10 - 12
E – 10 

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be sent to the University of Sydney in February/March (semester 2) or in June/July (semester 1). Students have access to their grades and official transcripts via their web Aurion account.


Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English and French.
Language Requirement
EDHEC offers French language courses (5 ECTS) to visiting students free of charge on both Lille and Nice campuses.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host cities: Lille and Nice

Consult housing options in the host cities

Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas in Lille and Nice

Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant: Exchange students can apply for a grant from the French Embassy to assist with the cost of a return flight ticket between Australia and France.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university. The intranet is accessible with the Username: partner and the password: guest 

Campus France is a French government agency for the promotion of international student mobility. Visit their website for more information about preparing to study in France.

Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar. The intranet is accessible with the Username: partner and the password: guest  

The Orientation Seminar will be held at the beginning of the semester.
Support Services 
The International Student Office provides services and assistance to exchange students.
Information from the host university
Information from the Embassy of France in Australia

Student Experiences

Spend a semester at EDHEC and tell us how you went!

This program is currently not accepting applications.