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



Les questions

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Intervenants :

  • 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


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


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


    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?


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


    The Clichés


    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?


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


    Guest change


    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?


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


    Final Destination


    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.


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


    Extra Time