KEDGE Business School

International BBA (English interview)

2 years in France, 2 years abroad with the possibility to get a dual degree. International BBA is the International Bachelor's programme of KEDGE business school, offering students a minimum 2 years spent abroad and 1 year of professional experience. With its 120 excellent academic partners (including 11 universities which offer a dual degree) and various tracks, this programme makes it possible for students to develop a truly global calibre. They will develop a strong CV that will attract international and multicultural recruiters and meet the growing need for international candidates in the business world.
This programme can be attended after a non-French high school degree or even in 2 years if you hold a 2 year-postgraduate one.
Entry requirement: High School diploma / 2-year degree
Duration: 4 years
Location: Marseille (France)
Language: English & French 
Selection: academic application + interview
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles

Replays

2019-11-21

The questions

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Participants:

  • Valérie Anglès - International BBA Programme Director
  • Arun Nandu Ramalingam - American student in 1st year, International BBA
  • 00:23

    The Pitch

    01:44

    How much time is spent on developing financial skills?

    02:48

    Hey Arun, why did you choose this programme?

    03:50

    What’s it like living in Marseille? Is it a student city?

  • 05:47

    I haven’t graduated yet, so what can I submit instead of my high school diploma?

    07:42

    If you take the China track are you expected to do an internship in China?

    09:45

    I noticed that there are courses like Be-U and stress management. I haven’t seen that kind of thing on any other programmes. Why have you included them?

    12:56

    What sort of thing do people do for their internships?

  • 15:02

    The Clichés

    17:50

    Do you help us find internships? Does the school have partner companies that they can recommend students to?

    20:18

    Why are we paying for 4 years when actually one year of that is spent doing an internship?

    21:28

    Arun, what was the interview like? Can you remember the questions you were asked?

  • 23:09

    Will I be asked to speak French in the interview?

    24:38

    What’s life like on campus? Are you in any student societies?

    27:47

    Your website says it’s the ‘most international’ BBA programme in France. How is it the most international?

    30:04

    Who am I

  • 33:14

    Do you need to know what you want to do as a career before applying? I’m not entirely sure.

    36:20

    Are there job opportunities in Marseille?

    37:21

    Can we take language classes as an elective?

    38:48

    Do we have a final thesis or dissertation or a big project at the end?

  • 41:49

    How are we graded throughout the programme?

    43:18

    Do most people stay on in France afterwards?

    44:16

    Final Destination

    45:49

    Do we get trained in quantitative and qualitative methodology?

  • 47:21

    Do you help us with the visa process?

    48:45

    What is the Safety KEDGE app?

    51:00

    Do most people specialize in a masters afterwards, for example a masters in human resources?

    52:01

    What’s a typical day like?

  • 52:51

    I have a hearing disability. Do you provide for handicapped students?

    53:48

    Are the lecturers all French? Will it help if I speak some French?

    54:33

    I’ve never lived away from home anymore. How do you help students settle in?

    57:27

    Are there lots of group projects?

  • 58:55

    Extra Time