Toulouse School of Management (TSM)

The University of Toulouse Graduate School of Management (Institut d’Administration des Entreprises - IAE) offers degrees at undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels in management for both full time higher education and continuing education students. The main disciplines of management, accounting auditing, finance, marketing, human resource management, and strategic management are taught within a professionally-oriented framework. Teaching styles, international contacts, integration of top-level professionals are all designed to meet the objectives of each diploma programme and contribute to the excellent reputation of IAE among students and business professionals.

Top reasons to study here

  • IAE’s educational excellence owes a great deal to its extensive range of educational tools.
  • A program administrative manager dedicated to each degree from bachelor to master level, a privileged interlocutor throughout your studies.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)



The IPA (Institute for preparation to business) was created in 1955 and opened in Lautman Street, in the old buildings of the former Law and Medicine faculty of Toulouse. Its main mission was to train engineers and managers to the modern techniques of management, and to deliver them a recognized diploma: the CAAE (certificate of training in business administration).


IAE Toulouse, the school of management of Toulouse 1 Capitole university, offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in management with majors in the main management disciplines for both full-time and continuing education students.

IAE focuses on professionalization courses to bring students rapidly up to speed for their future corporate responsibilities. IAE also offers a Doctorate in Management, designed to train elite professors and researchers.


IAE Toulouse is an internationally renowned centre of academic expertise. Its reputation is founded on the scientific Center for Research in Management (CRM) (CNRS UMR), its active programme of partnerships with national and international educational and research institutions, and the involvement of business partners in framework agreements and academic positions.

IAE’s research and teaching staff make valuable contributions to management research, regularly producing new scientific work and organising numerous conferences and international collaborations.


Employment requirements can be solved by our alumni organization. Iae toulouse alumni can help to increase enrollment and job placement.

  • You're an alumni between jobs or exploring a new career path
  • You have job openings or an internship you would like to post for our community


Student services

  • An international relations service which facilitates international mobility for our students.
  • A continuing education service which offers working executives training programs relevant to companty training needs, and which accompany candidates in their individual career projects,

Library services

Efficient logistic services: up-to-date computer and library network facilities, video conferencing room.

ICT services

Modern IT facilities, a wide range of high-performance electronic resources, language courses, top-notch administrative support and other services, a wealth of extracurricular events and a solid alumni network: IAE offers students a multitude of assets and ideal conditions for academic success and a fulfilling student life in Toulouse.

Student Life

Campus life

IAE Toulouse is located in the very heart of Toulouse, providing students with a rich environment and constantly evolving resources to help them succeed in their careers.

Student clubs

Throughout their time at the school and even when they have graduated, students have the opportunity to join several student organisations:

  • BDE (Students Union)
  • IAE Junior Conseil
  • IAE Alumni


  • EPAS (EFMD Programme Accreditation System) is an international programme accreditation system operated by EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development) , the main European agency for strategic audit and accreditation, which also delivers the EQUIS label.

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