EDHEC Business School

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Year of foundation: 1906
Approx. number of students: 4,700
Period of study: Early September-End January; End January-End May
MCI partner since: 2004

The City


Nice is located on the Mediterranean coast. It has roughly 1.1 million inhabitants. The city is a major tourist center and a leading resort on the French Riviera (Côte d'Azur).


Lille is situated in northern France, near the border with Belgium. It has 227,000 inhabitants. Paris being only 205 km away.

The University

EDHEC or École De Hautes Études Commerciales du Nord is one of the most prestigious French business schools. It has a campus in Nice and in Lille. EDHEC BBA is the EDHEC bachelor unit.

In 2009 the leading Economic journal Le Point, ranked EDHEC Business School the best school for Finance in France, with a perfect score of 100.