Marseille, the 3rd largest city in France, is beautifully situated on France's southern coast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The first Greek settlement in France (est. 600 B.C.), it remains one of the largest European ports linking Europe to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. A ‘Crossroads of the Mediterranean,’ modern Marseille is a city with a diverse population, both in terms of ethnicity and culture.
Named as the European Capital of Culture in 2013 and the European Capital of Sport in 2017, Marseille is one of France's most dynamic large cities. With 7,200 companies created in the city in the last 5 years, as France's second largest research center with over 3,000 research scientists within Aix-Marseille University, what better place to come and join one of our International Summer School programs dedicated to Diversity Management, International Business or Sports Marketing & Management?!
Our Range of Summer Programs
We offer flexible summer programs that allow you to either follow 1 of our 3, thematic packages, or mix & match courses (either in Marseille, or on our other campuses in Bordeaux & Toulon) to build YOUR own program according to your interests, needs, timing, and budget!
Over the course of our 6-week Summer School in Marseille, we offer:
- 6 courses, each delivers 5 ECTS and is 2 weeks in duration.
- 3 program «Packages».
- A Business Visit to local and multinational companies or a Social Activity to promote cultural immersion EVERY week of the program - included in tuition fees!
- Thoroughly international experience on the Mediterranean Coast of Southern France!
Eligible participants: Highly motivated and open-minded Bachelor or Master level students in good academic standing with a sufficient level of English.
Why choose this program?
6 Courses Over 6 Weeks
You can take just one course, leaving with 5 ECTS credits, or as many as all 6 classes from 10 June to 19 July. Follow a 2-course package, or build your own program. "Hop-On" - take a class for 2 weeks - then "Hop-Off" and travel Europe for two weeks, then come back and take another class. Numerous possibilities exist to customize your program according to your needs, interests, timing, and budget!
All Courses Delivered in English
by a diverse, international pool of top-quality faculty members
Social and Company Visits
Every week, we include a company visit or social activity (included in tuition fees). An initiation to Scuba Diving, a guided hike in the Calanques National Park and a Sailboat tour are some of the social activities we include. On the business side, we take our guests to a regional vineyard specialized in sustainable viticulture, have a privileged access visit to the Stade Orange Velodrome (home of the French League 1 football team, l'Olympique de Marseille), and take our students to local companies doing business in a multinational context.
Customize YOUR Summer Program According to Your Interests
Our flexible format allows you to follow one of our 3 Program Packages, or pick and choose the courses that interest you the most to build your own "Hybrid" option
Earn Transferrable ECTS Credits
Every course features 30 contact hours, is formally evaluated, carries 5 transferrable ECTS credits, and leads to both a certificate of completion as well as official transcripts. If 5 ECTS credits is a problem to transfer to an equivalent course at your home institution, contact us to see what possibilities can be worked out.