International Master of Business Administration, M.B.A. | Part time | Jean Moulin University Lyon III | Lyon, France
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International Master of Business Administration

11 months
13500 EUR/full
13500 EUR/full
Tuition fee
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The International Master of Business Administration degree from IAE Lyon School of Management is a unique executive program, entirely taught in English over 11  months. International guest speakers, professors and practitioners come to share their  knowledge and expertise with a culturally diverse classroom. 


Developed around a flexible part-time format, with classes taught on Fridays and Saturdays, the IMBA offers the opportunity to follow courses all the while keeping a full-time job, thereby minimizing any potential disruption for candidates and employers.


Recruited on an international scale, participants come from varied cultural backgrounds  and benefit from different academic and professional experiences ; the diversity of a  multicultural and multidisciplinary group helps to provide a comparative approach. Seminars are interactive with modern teaching methodologies including in-class  case studies, references to concrete professional situations, in class role-playing and  interactions between peers and lecturers. Participants are not  only exposed to best  management practices, they are also complementary and learn from one another.


The objective of the International Master of Business Administration degree from IAE Lyon School of Management is to better prepare participants to be effective global  managers who understand the overall environment, organization, employees and  customers. Participants will inherently learn to be more effect ive cross-culturally because of the international diversity of their classroom. 

The IMBA curriculum does not only put the emphasis on the theoretical and  practical aspects of management. It encompasses how these techniques should be adapted and applied in various parts of the world.

Strong focus on:

  • Apply strategic and analytical thinking
  • Make decisions and solve problems
  • Understand international socio-economic issues
  • Work in teams and implement a communication strategy
  • Adapt personally to culturally diverse situations
  • Carry out personal and career developments
  • Develop organizational awareness
  • Understand overall organizational complexity
  • Enforce leadership

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Economics and Legal Environment
  • Information Technology and Project Management 
  • CSR, diversity management and business ethics
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Change and Innovation Management
  • Human resource management 
  • Competitive Strategy 
  • Marketing Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 11 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must possess:

  •  A Bachelor’s Degree (equivalent to 180 ECTS of
  • Higher Education in European Standards)
  •  A minimum of 5 years work experience
  •  A very good command of Business English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 EUR for the full programme during 11 months.
  • EU/EEA

    13500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 EUR for the full programme during 11 months.

Living costs for Lyon

891 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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