International BBA

  • Mixed rythm
  • 1 year to 4 years
  • Grenoble or Paris
  • English

Join our International BBA* and learn about management, international business, foreign cultures and languages in an international learning environment.

A day in the International BBA with Zoé, a 3rd year student


International students: for any questions, please contact our International Recruitment Officers or book an appointment with our undergraduate programs advisors.  

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Students with a French Baccalaureate: You can still join one of our Bachelors during the "phase complémentaire" on Parcoursup". Please join our Information session or visit our dedicated pages.      

More information about the phase complémentaire on Parcoursup  

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Strengths of the program

  • A management program with a strong international orientation: over 50 different nationalities represented and an experienced faculty from an international environment
  • Possibility of a semester or year exchange with one of our international academic partners
  • 7 possible specialisations
  • 12 to 18 months of professional experience: long internship or work-study possible in year 4
  • GEM is one of only 1% of schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS.
  • Official recognition of the program: Visa from the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research under the name of "Diplôme d'Etudes Supérieures en Management International" (DESMI) and Grade de Licence.
  • State scholarships (CROUS) possible: Grenoble and Paris campuses, subject to conditions
  • Innovative teaching methods combining theory and practice
  • Small, interactive classes
  • Student services for personal and professional development



Open to both international and French students, the program helps students to develop the skills and motivation to take up positions of responsibility in dynamic international companies. The pedagogical approach is inclusive, interactive and professionalizing (group projects, concrete case studies from the business world, work-study opportunities). It enables students to acquire a sound knowledge of management to meet today's economic and societal challenges. At the end of the program, graduates can either continue their studies in the 2nd year of a Master's program, or enter the professional world directly.


Targeted skills

On completion of the program, graduates will be able to :

  • Work in an intercultural environment
  • Lead a team
  • Analyze a company's environment, positioning and strategy
  • Determine a marketing and sales action plan
  • Evaluate the impact of a strategic, organizational or operational decision or project, on an activity.
  • Conduct a research project on a professional topic

Find out more about the skills targeted by this program on France Compétences.  

The Bachelor in International Business is changing to the International BBA as of the 2024 academic year.


Program Director presents the International BBA  


Diplomas and accreditations

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Updated 7/12/2024