University profile

Burgundy School of Business

Edition
2017/18 edition

About Burgundy School of Business

Founded in 1900, Burgundy School of Business is a leading teaching and research business school and belongs to the network of top French academic institutions in management.

With its AACSB accreditation, BSB is among the best business schools in the world (top 5%).

BSB key figures:

  • 2450 students
  • 1/4 International students
  • 66 different nationalities
  • 37% international professors
  • 80% professors are researchers
  • BSB Master in Management degree ranked 67th by the Financial Times (Sept. 2016)
  • 41% of our graduate begin their careers abroad
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PG subjects available

Master in Management (Grande Ecole Master)
MSc Advanced Corporate Finance
MSc Arts & Cultural Management
MSc Global Marketing & Business
MSc International Business Development
MSc Wine Management
MSc Wine Business

Future career prospects

90% of our graduates found their first job within 6 months. Graduates can enter a variety of positions in Sales & Marketing, Finance & Banking, Human resources, general management, IT…

English language support

  • No English language support.
  • Requirements IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
  • Free French language courses are offered to international students
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Facilities and support arrangements

Burgundy School of Business is located within a few minutes walking distance from the centre of Dijon, in 10,000m2 of entirely renovated premises and comprises 5 buildings within a 1 hectare campus.

Teaching facilities at Burgundy School Business are located in extremely modern buildings with:

  • Three amphitheatres with a seating capacity of 150 to 300
  • 27 classrooms with a seating capacity of 35 to 50
  • Rooms with 10 to 20 seats used for group work
  • A multimedia laboratory
  • Cubicles for individual work

Library resources

24,000 references in French, English, German, Spanish
Databases such as Blackwell, EBSCO, FACTIVA, EMERALD, EUROMONITOR, GOING GLOBAL, RIME, WHO's WHO…

Fees, funding and costs

Although substantially cheaper than in larger towns such as Paris, Lyon or Marseille, living in Dijon is perhaps slightly more expensive than international students are used to in their home countries.

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Estimation of Costs

There are usually extra expenses during the first month while getting settled. Expenses vary depending on personal spending habits. On average, accommodation, meals, entertainment, etc. can reach an average total of 770 €uros 800 Euros a month.

Tuition fees

Bachelor in Marketing & Business: € 7,000 per year
Master in Management € 9,200 per year
MSc programmes from € 9,800 to € 13,980

Location

Dijon: Easy to travel

  • Located in the heart of Europe
  • Only 1 hour 40 minutes by train from Paris
  • Everything within easy walking distance
  • Bike rental stations make cycling around simple

Dijon: A great study destination

  • One of the most desirable cities in France for quality of life
  • A calm and friendly place to study
  • A University city with a lively student population
  • 20% of inhabitants are students
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Accommodation

Burgundy School of Business does not own or manage student accommodation but the International Office can help you look for the best options. First, please take a look at the different kinds of accommodation we usually offer our students.
All students are then requested to fill out the online accommodation form.

The International Relations Office will then contact those of you requesting help.

Different accommodation possibilities

  • Individual Studio Flat - Burgundy School of Business' Residence
  • Room in a residence (Bathroom and kitchen have to be shared)
  • Homestay

Dijon: an ideal place to live for international students: many shops where to buy Asian and African food at a good price.

Health insurance: international students are required to apply for French health Insurance either at the LMDE or the SMEREB (student health insurance company). It costs around EUR 220 to register. Once registered, students will receive a social security number. The application form will be provided on your arrival by the International office of Burgundy School of Business.

"A convivial place that's an absolute must for epicureans and wine lovers but also a university city with a vibrant youthful population.

The sandstone streets of the old town are a world of excellent restaurants, trendy wine bars, cookery schools and smart delicatessens selling its major exports of wine, spiced bread, blackcurrant liqueur and, of course, mustard.

It's also the former seat of the Dukes of Burgundy, who in their 14th and 15th-century heyday ruled an empire stretching as far as Belgium. Around 40 timber-framed buildings remain from this period.

Getting about can involve the modern tram system, or be more traditional with the free bikes that can be borrowed from various locations."

Contact details

Address
29 Rue Sambin
21000
Dijon
Telephone
+ 33 (0) 380 725 922