International affairs are central to CESEM’s DNA
In order to offer you an exceptional experience abroad, the programme relies on a network of outstanding international partners, enabling you to study alternately in France and abroad, at your chosen partner school.
CESEM’s 12 international partners have a solid reputation, academically as well as professionally.
Germany - ESB Business School (Reutlingen)
A CESEM partner since 1979, ESB Business School Reutlingen enjoys extraordinary renown in Germany. Located near Stuttgart, ESB was the first German university to develop an international management programme in 1971. Today it is further renowned for its graduate placement and alumni network.
Canada - Goodman School of Business (St. Catherines)
The Goodman School of Business is a reputable Canadian institution with AACSB accreditation. It is part of the prestigious Brock University, a long-standing partner of our school. Located in the dynamic province of Ontario, The Goodman School of Business maintains close ties with regional businesses and more specifically with banking institutions in Toronto.
Spain - ICADE (Madrid)
One of the most prestigious institutions in Spain, ICADE is part of the Universidad Pontificia Comillas, a private university founded by Jesuits in 1890. Located in the centre of Madrid, ICADE brings comprises the Faculties of Economics and Business Administration, and Law. Students on a double diploma track follow the highly respected and selective E4 programme.
Italy - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Piacenza)
Founded in 1921, the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) is one of the largest private universities in Europe. The Economics and Law Faculty (Facoltà di Economia e Giurisprudenz), which oversees international double diplomas, is located in Piacenza, about 70 km from Milan. The UCSC is highly-renowned in Italy, particularly for its student internship placement programme.
Ireland - DCU (Dublin)
Founded in 1980, DCU is a “young” university that has distinguished itself over the past few years by progressing more than any other Irish university in global rankings. It is also one of the most innovative universities in Ireland, with numerous initiatives such as the inauguration of an artistic centre in 2002, the creation of “Invent“, an incubator for start-ups in the high-tech sector, and “Ryan Academy “, which supports innovation and entrepreneurship in Ireland.
United Kingdom - Lancaster University (Lancaster)
One hour from Manchester International Airport and two and a half hours from London, Lancaster is located in the Lake District. The university has a reputation for outstanding research and for the quality of its teaching. Voted the safest campus in the UK, it features a huge campus with numerous amenities (eco-halls of residence, a media library, modern sports facilities, supermarkets, banks, canteens…) and open spaces.
Netherlands - AVANS Hogeschool (Breda)
Located in the southern province of Brabant-du-Nord in the city of Breda, nicknamed “the pearl of the south,” the modern campus of AVANS University of Applied Sciences is ideally located at the crossroads of Europe. As a university that has a strong focus on international studies and themes, its courses are taught in English. This way, students pursuing a double diploma can complete their internship in an English-speaking country (England, USA, etc.), subject to approval of the internship assignments by AVANS. Dutch is taught as a 3rd language.
USA - Northeastern University (Boston)
Northeastern University is renowned in the USA for its research excellence, the quality of its internships, and its vast alumni network of 200,000 graduates. The campus is located on Huntington Avenue in Boston, along with Boston’s major cultural institutions (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston symphony orchestra, etc.). The campus includes university residences and apartments, a sports centre, a research centre and numerous other amenities. CESEM students study at the D’Amore McKim School of Business.
USA - North Carolina State University (Raleigh)
North Carolina State University (NCSU) is located in Raleigh, voted America’s Best City by Businessweek magazine. It is one hour from the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean and one hour from the mountains of North Carolina. Situated a few minutes from Research Triangle Park, an international business centre for the high-tech sector, NCSU is renowned for courses that combine theory and practice through its numerous business partnerships. CESEM students study at the Poole College of Management, on the magnificent campus with its many residences, dining areas, first-rate sports facilities (gyms, 18-hole golf course, stadium, etc.) and open spaces.
USA - Elon University (Elon)
Located in North Carolina, one hour from Raleigh, Elon is part of the Burlington metropolitan area. Elon University is a very committed school, whose stated intention, much like CESEM, is to prepare its students to become world citizens. With this in mind, the university places a great deal of importance on diversity and innovation (Newsweek-Kaplan) as well as intercultural and international experience, language learning, and practical internships. CESEM students study at Martha & Spencer Love School of Business, located on one of the most beautiful campuses in the USA. For the 3rd consecutive year, Elon University was designated one of the USA’s most environmentally conscious universities (The Princeton Review, 2012).
Mexico - UDLAP (Puebla)
Located in the beautiful region of Puebla, Mexico’s fourth largest city, the Universidad des las Americas (UDLAP) is one of the most prestigious universities in Latin America. CESEM students study at EDNE (Escuela De Negocios y Economia) on the magnificent Cholula campus, which has Mexican architecture and all the amenities of campuses in the USA. The students have to have a perfect command of both Spanish and English because the university employs professors from the USA as part of its internationalisation policy. Furthermore, the UDLAP diploma is accredited by the American organisation SACS, which is an asset when seeking work in the USA.
China - UIBE (Beijing)
Located in Beijing, the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) was created by the Ministry of the Economy to train the Chinese elite in international affairs, and it was the first Chinese university to welcome foreigners. It is one of the most respected universities in China for international finance and management, and has an alumni network that includes numerous important figures from Chinese society. The UIBE campus offers all kinds of amenities (residence halls, dining areas, sports facilities, green spaces, etc.). CESEM students are assisted in their studies at UIBE by a NEOMA Business School representative dedicated to the programme, and by CABS (CESEM Alliance of Beijing Students), the student association for the French-Chinese track.