Programme d'Excellence en Stratégie de Carrière et Entrepreneuriat - English Track

Excellence training program in career strategy and entrepreneurship for bac+5 graduate students in France in an International program

Program Objectives:

  1. Equip students with advanced skills and knowledge to enhance employability.

  2. Provide practical experience through internships, projects, and workshops.

  3. Foster an entrepreneurial mindset and provide resources for startup creation.

  4. Facilitate networking opportunities with industry professionals and potential employers.

  5. Develop soft skills crucial for professional success.

  6. Enhance French language proficiency to improve integration into the French job market.

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blue marker on white printer paper
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two person standing on gray tile paving

600 hours
1 academic year maximum

Teaching language


Conditions :
Master degree in France

Examination on files and interview
English B2 level minimum

Fall session
Application : June 15th - October 15th
Class start : 2024, October 28th

Spring session
Application : October 15th - February 15th
Class start : 2025, February 24th

Curriculum Structure

Core Modules
  • Advanced Job Market Strategies: CV and cover letter writing, job search techniques, interview preparation,

  • Business Communication: Project pitch, Professionnal social media management, success analysis and personal branding.

  • Digital Skills for the Modern Workplace: Process analysis, efficiency improvement, IA and Automation in business

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woman placing sticky notes on wall
Specialization Tracks:
  • Networking Events: Regular meetups with industry professionals, alumni, and recruiters.

  • Career Development Workshops: Sessions on leadership, time management, conflict resolution

  • Guest Lectures: Talks by successful entrepreneurs, industry leaders, and HR professionals.

  • Employment Track: Develop and present a comprehensive job search strategy, including a personal portfolio and networking plan.

  • Entrepreneurship Track: Create and pitch a complete business plan, including a prototype or MVP (Minimum Viable Product).

Capstone Projects

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three men sitting while using laptops and watching man beside whiteboard
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Entrepreneurship Focus
  • Startup Ideation and Validation: Workshops on idea generation, market research, and validation.

  • Business Planning and Strategy: Developing business plans, financial projections, and strategic planning.

  • Fundraising and Investment: Understanding different types of funding, pitching to investors, and crowdfunding strategies.

  • Startup Launchpad: Practical support for launching a startup, including legal advice, mentorship, and workspace.

  • Entrepreneurial Internship (option): 6-month internship at a startup or an incubator.

Intensive French Language Class
  • French Language Proficiency: Intensive classes focusing on grammar, vocabulary, speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.

  • Business French: Specialized modules to improve language skills needed in professional settings, including business terminology, formal writing, and presentation skills.

  • Cultural Immersion: Cultural activities and field trips to enhance understanding of French society and business etiquette.

  • Mentorship : Pair students with experienced mentors in their field of interest to provide guidance, feedback, and support throughout the program.

  • Job Placement Support: Dedicated career counselors to assist with job placement and offer continuous support post-graduation.

Mentorship & Career Services
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I strived for a full year after my Master degree but this program changed me so much after 6 months. I now start my career at Salesforce with a CDI.

Gajen N.

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person in white and black striped top using MacBook

I highly recommend this program to graduate students seeking an excellent start and professional success.

Putri K.

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