EDHEC Business School

MSc in Global & Sustainable Business

The MSc in Global & Sustainable Business provides students with state-of-the-art competences for generating profitable and sustainable business growth. It aims to provide skills to analyse complex and multi-faceted business environments, and to develop competitive advantages throughout the value chain. The programme offers in-depth courses on global business disciplines, managerial competences, and industries where sustainability is material. The programme starts with academic courses and ends with a Master Project. A 3-6 months internship is also mandatory as part of this programme to add a professional dimension to the MSc experience.
Entry requirement: 3-year bachelor degree or higher
Duration: 1 year
Location: Lille (France)
Language: English
Selection: academic application + TOEIC/TOEFL/IELTS + GRE/GMAT
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles

Replays

2019-12-03

The questions

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Participants:

  • Bastiaan van der Linden - Associate Professor Corporate Social Responsability & Programme Director MSc in Global & Sustainable Business
  • Alexandre FAMILIARI - Current student
  • Frida LINDQVIST - Swedish student of the program
  • 00:18

    The Pitch

    01:43

    What does sustainable business mean to you? Is this just a marketing buzz word the school uses since it’s trendy?

    05:03

    With Butagaz as a partner, is this program more focused on the energy sector?

    06:11

    One of your companies is a gas and electric company that doesn’t specialize in renewable energy. How is that sustainable?

  • 09:27

    Hi Frida. What were your main motivations for choosing this program and what were its strong points that made you pick it?

    13:04

    Do you accept profiles from non-business or engineering backgrounds?

    14:25

    The Clichés

    17:16

    Can you tell me more about the assignments and work required of students? Is it more research papers or project-based?

  • 19:31

    What do mean by your program “embraces latest technology” as noted on your website? What kind of tech are we dealing with?

    21:03

    In which industry do you think young professionals in sustainable business could have the most impact moving forward?

    22:30

    Guest change

    23:22

    I would like to know more about the international composition of the student group and the different perspectives brought to the program. Is it French-focused?

  • 25:13

    Hi Alexandre. What do you expect to do when you finish this program?

    28:45

    What’s planned for the study tour? Is there an extra cost?

    30:59

    Final Destination

    33:03

    What are the backgrounds of the faculty? Are they majority PhD? Do you have professors who also work in industry?

  • 35:35

    What’s the standard starting salary for a job following this master? 25,000 € is expensive tuition.

    37:53

    In which industry do you think young professionals in sustainable business could have the most impact moving forward?

    39:06

    Extra Time