Burgundy School of Business (BSB) is a leading teaching and research school belonging to the Top 1%Business Schools in the world with a dual AACSB and EQUIS accreditation. BSB offers top-level management training programmes to French and international students: Bachelor,Master in Management and postgraduate programmes designed for recent graduates or professionals. 

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Academic excellence: top 1% Business Schools in the world with dual AACSB and Equis accreditions.
  • A French expertise with programmes in wine and cultural management for students who wish to turn their passion into a career.
  • A perfect environment to study in Lyon or Dijon, respectively ranked 1st and 3rd best city in which to study (L'Etudiant 2017).

About

History

Burgundy School of Business, originally founded in Dijon in 1899, is a leading teaching and research school belonging to the network of top French academic institutions in management.

More than a century of existence during which the school, today a major actor in entrepreneurial management, relies on strong and stable values such as Openness, Responsibility and Creativity.  

Education

BSB offers high level programmes in management, from undergraduate to postgraduate level(Bachelor, Master in Management, MSc, MBA and Specialised Masters), taught in English or inFrench, open to French and international students.  

BSB has a very specific French expertise in wine and cultural management for students who wishto turn their passion into a career through the School of Wine & Spirits Business, a globally recognized institution located at the very heart of the world-wide renowned Burgundy's vineyards, and the Centre for Arts & Cultural Management.

Research

  • A Corporate Research Centre (CEREN) feeds into the work of the scientific andbusiness communities
  • 3 research chairs in Corporate Governance, Evaluation of the Medical Claims ofHealth Foods (EMMAS) and Business Model Evolution in the Agri-Food Sector
  • 3 dedicated teams in Arts & Cultural Management (ACM), Entrepreneurship (The Entrepreneurial Garden, TEG) and Wine Management 
  • 1 dedicated team and a Laboratory for Experimentation in Social Sciences and Behaviour Analysis (Lessac)

Career

Our Corporate Relations Office has developed a network of 13,000 national and internationalpartner companies and helps to provide effective career guidance, work placements andemployment opportunities such as job datings, recruitment fairs, VIP Rooms (conferenceswith professionals about their career).

Our Career Center is about + 3,000 hours of personalised coaching and + 9,000 work placementor job offers / year.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)

Services

Student services

BSB is committed to offering its students dedicated support services: 

  • The International Office provides help and guidance to international students frompre-departure to their arrival in Dijon, and for the entire duration of their study period(administrative support, accommodation support, Visa procedures, pick-up at the trainstation, orientation week, organised trips to discover Burgundy etc.)
  • The Career Centre for career guidance and personal coaching to help students buildtheir career path (CVs and cover letter, interview training, personalized coaching)
  • The Department of Personal Development ensure our students will have the bestpossible student experience (Welfare office, disability support etc.)

Housing services

Housing is a major concern for international students: Burgundy School of Business worksclosely with an accommodation platform which enables students find accommodation in France among offers from properties owners, halls, real estate agencies or the school community. The International Relations office is available to help students in their researches. 

Library services

A new campus since 2017 has been entirely designed for the student experience with a newLearning Center that offers multiple work spaces to suit the ever evolving needs of bothstudents and faculty members: cooperative, individual, creative, teaching and disconnected.

The Learning Center is not only a classical library but also a place that is dedicated to BSB's social life.

ICT services

BSB launches a virtual portal which allow students to access their e-mails and courses detailsalong with an E-learning plateform. 

Medical services

A team of persons trained in first aid.

Student Life

Campus life

  • Dijon campus: Dijon is a beautiful location with rich cultural heritage and an ideal study destination (4th best city to study in - L'Etudiant 2017) with affordable cost of living(750€/month). BSB "Urban" campus in Dijon is located in the city centre and offers exceptional working conditions and modern infrastructures where you can make the most of BSB’s cultural diversity and association life.
  • Lyon campus: Lyon is an innovative European city with a vibrant student life and considered as the "French Tech" capital. Lyon "start-up" campus is a collaborative digital working environment where courses and student life are not mutually exclusive and where the spirit of enterprise is encouraged

Sports facilities

BSB offers students the access to a fitness room and dance hall. Many sports associations are open to students.

Student clubs

450m² of premises are dedicated to student associations and 25 student associations are open to international students in order to help them meet students from different backgrounds and countries. 

Melting Potes for example is an association which aims to facilitate international student integration in the school and make their stay in France as nice and entertaining as possible to minimize the «cultural schock». 

The club helps students to make their marks in the school by organizing induction activities when they arrive and multi-cultural events, parties, guided tours of the city, the region or even European cities, all over the year!

Accreditation

  • Top 1% of Business Schools in the world with dual international AACSB and EQUIS accreditations
  • Member of the Conférence des Grandes Écoles
  • Accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education (Visa Bachelor et Grade Master)
  • Founding Member of COMUE Université Bourgogne Franche Comté

Other Degrees

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