Bachelor International Management - 1st year admission

After a baccalaureate diploma or equivalent


Join the Bachelor International Management right after graduating from secondary education and train for positions with a pronounced international dimension. Imagine the study path that suits you best : campuses, expatriations, options...

The Bachelor International Management is a programme designed to train operational managers capable of working in an international context.

3-year diploma
Caen Le Havre Paris Dubai Dublin
English French
Work-study On-site
  • Strong points
  • Programme
  • Admission
  • Career
  • Tuition fees and funding

Programme highlights

    1. Benefit from a flexible course: choose your campuses and expatriations, and also an option in the 3rd year.
    2. Enjoy an ever more immersive, interactive, gamified and personalised learning experience.
    3. Develop your international mindset: 70+ partner universities, 1,000+ international students, up to 3 years of study in France and up to 2 years at a partner university, 100% English language courses and double-degrees possible.
    4. Test your knowledge in the real world of business: assignments, challenges, business game, up to 9 months of internships, 1 year of work-study... (under certain conditions) and create your own company with the EM Normandie Incubator.
    5. Get involved in community life with 100+ Associative and Community Projects.
    6. Title registered with the RNCP level 6 registered under the code RNCP36813.

    EM Normandie’s Bachelor International Management is a short course designed to boost your employability in a resolutely international market. Specific multidisciplinary teaching, a wide diversity of experiences in companies, very open globally: depending on your access level, you can obtain all the knowledge necessary to start your career as a middle manager in the space of one or three years. The official Bac+3 qualification and the Bachelor’s Degree moreover guarantee that your qualification will be recognised the world over can, if you so wish, open the door for you to continue on to a Master’s Degree.

    Elian Pilvin
    Dean of EM Normandie


    • BMI1

      Semesters 1 and 2

      Le Havre Campus

      Teaching of management basics
      Major of your choice

      Modules and projects

      • Tech for Business
      • Association project

      Compulsory internship

      6-12 weeks in France or internationally Internship providing an introduction to the world of work

    • BMI2

      Semesters 1 and 2

      La Havre Campus

      Opening international horizons


      • Business data and analytics
      • Distribution channels
      • Financial analystis
      • International marketing
      • Principles of business strategy
      • First Living Language (English)
      • Second Living Language of choice among 9 languages *
      • A general knowledge elective of choice:
        - Anthropology
        - Nutrition and public health

      Semesters 1 and 2

      1st Dubai or Dublin Campus

      2nd Le Havre Campus


      Semesters 1 or 2

      Le Havre Campus

      Opening international horizons - Major of your choice

      Semesters 1 or 2

      At a partner university internationally

      Modules and projects

      • Tech for business
      • International business challenge

    On-site or work-study

  • BMI3

    Semesters 1 and 2

    Le Havre Campus

    Semester 1

    5 electives to choose from:

    Curriculum taught in English:

    • Geopolitics
    • Internet of things and blockchain
    • International finance
    • Marketing management
    • Multicultural management

    Curriculum taught in French:

    • Démarche marketing
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Leadership et management des équipes
    • Management de la qualité
    • Supply chain management

    First living language (English)

    Second living language from a choice of 9 languages

    Semester 2

    1 option to choose from:

    • Service industries
      - Marketing services
      - Tourism and hospitality services
      - Financial and gaming services
    • Digital Business
      - Digital marketing applications
      - Internet law and cybersecurity
      - E-commerce operations
    • Logistics
      - Multimodal transportation
      - Logistics 4.0
      - Port management

    First living language (English)

    Second living language from a choice of 9 languages


    Semesters 1 and 2

    International double degree at a partner university

    Compulsory internship

    of 12-24 weeks in France or abroad Internship in order to gain substancial experience in the chosen caeer direction


    Work-study multiple specialism courses

    Le Havre, Caen or Paris**

    Become an employee at a company
    Spend 1 week at the School and 3 weeks at a company

    Semesters 1 and 2

    • Démarche marketing
    • Entrepreneuriat
    • Finance Internationale
    • Géopolitique
    • Introduction au marketing digital
    • Management interculturel
    • Management stratégique
    • Management supply chain
    • Méthodologie de recherche
    • Négociation commerciale
    • Anglais des affaires
  • Modules and projects

    • Associative Project

      The Associative Project

      A real lung for student life on campus, the community life at EM Normandie is very lively and varied. With more than 100 associations and projects ranging from humanitarian to cultural activities, you are bound to find a theme that will make you want to get involved in an existing association or to create your own!

    • Tech for Business

      Tech for Business

      Enter the digital age in a concrete way in the 1st and 2nd year of the Bachelor International Management. Through 2 blocks of competencies combining theoretical contributions and practical workshops, learn to master the main office automation tools, which are essential for the smooth running of your higher education course and your entry into the professional world. Then in the second year, discover how to undertake an innovative and digital environment.

    • International business challenge

      International business challenge

      For several weeks, work in teams on a business problem and present your project to a panel of experts.

    • Career path


      The construction of your professional project begins as soon as you join the school with a two-day seminar and meetings throughout the year. Discover online tools (tutorials, tools, applications), learn how to promote your talents and how to pitch, identify your motivational levers, learn about business sectors and professions from professionals and graduates at the Career Workshops, write an effective CV... You can also access French and international job boards with internship, work-study and employment offers.
      EM Normandie receives more than 70,000 each year, including 5,000 exclusively!

      Hard Skills et Soft Skills : Learn about yourself and how to sell yourself ▪ Learn about recruitment processes ▪ Develop your negotiation skills


      Via the Career Paths platform, access all the services offered wherever you are in the world. Remote coaching, participation in virtual forums, webinars and thematic tutorials (CV writing, networking, etc.), discovery of job videos, training for deferred video interviews, etc.: consolidate your professional project before choosing your specialisation.

      Hard Skills et Soft Skills : Master business sectors and professions ▪ Master remote tools ▪ Develop your intellectual agility and emotional intelligence


      The third year of the Bachelor International Management is an opportunity to finalise your professional profile. To help you get to know yourself better, develop your attractiveness and enhance your talents, the Career Path (Parcours Carrière) provides you with personal development tools and workshops to help you develop your network, enhance your CV and prepare for interviews. Above all, it gives you the keys to finding your way.

      Key Skills: Critical thinking ▪ Management ▪ Teamwork

      My Talent Check

      How can you enhance your profile and your EM Normandie Experience? This is the essential question that My Talent Check prepares you for. Offered to all BMI3 students and supervised by recruitment specialists, this individual and personalised interview enables you to test your ability to conduct a job interview and to highlight your experience and express who you are as an individual: your talents, your motivational factors and your values.

      Key Skills: Ability to solve complex problems ▪ Judgment and decision making ▪ Service orientation

  • Evaluation criteria for the course

    All components of the student's education are evaluated: academic learnings, internships, missions, challenges, dissertations, study stays in partner universities. For academic learnings, continuous assessment generally accounts for 40% and the final exam accounts for the remaining 60%. Evaluations may also take the form of case studies, role-playing, group work, etc. Professionalisation (work-study, internships, missions, challenges) and, where appropriate, the corresponding report, will be evaluated jointly by the teaching team and the company.


    I hold a foreign diploma: access by application file 

    The programme is open to students under 22 years old holding or are in the process of validating a non-French Baccalaureate diploma, or equivalent.

    No English language test score is required for students holding a degree from an English-speaking university. For other applicants, language requirements are: TOEIC 750, IELTS 5, TOEFL 72.

    Due to the covid-19 situation and the closure of some Exams Centres, we do offer the possibility for the candidate to take a Language Test online, don’t hesitate to contact us for more information :

    Apply to this programme

    User's guide for application form

    Admission Procedure

    1. Selection based on examination of the application file: seriousness of the application, quality of the academic and/or professional profile.
    2. Remote interview with an academic advisor: to find out more about the applicant, his/her plans and objectives. The admission decision (admitted, refused) is made a few days after the interview.
    3. Admitted candidates receive a formal e-mail inviting them to pay a deposit (deductible from tuition fees), which enables them to reserve their place on the programme and triggers a final letter of acceptance.


    Supporting documents required for the application:

    • your CV,
    • your most recent diploma,
    • your transcripts from previous years and your certificate of enrolment for the current year,
    • your covering letter,
    • a copy of your ID (front and back) or passport,

    In addition to the EM Normandie application form, international candidates must approach their local Campus France office to facilitate the process of obtaining their visa. Once the down payment has been received, the School will help International students with their visa procedures and search for accommodation.

    Additional information for funded applicants

    Funded applicants are asked to gather the necessary information as soon as possible so that the administrative documents can be drawn up in good time.

    French diploma holders

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  • Well-being and Inclusion

    Inclusion of students with disabilities

    For several years now, EM Normandie has been committed to the inclusion of students with disabilities and has been striving to make it as easy as possible for them to learn, to continue their studies, to live socially within the school and to find employment. Specific training for its teachers and support services, school facilities, digital accessibility, etc. EM Normandie promotes values of equal opportunities and respect for differences, through the sharing of an inclusive culture and the continuous development of its practices. Are you disabled or have a chronic disabling illness? We can provide you with comprehensive support, whether it be in the context of your classes/exams, your search for internships, work-study programmes or jobs, or even in preparing for your expatriation.

Career opportunities

    The Bachelor's degree is a short and professional course, well adapted to the needs of companies, guaranteeing rapid integration into working life or further study towards a Master's degree.

    The EM Normandie Master in Management:

    • Spend more than 2 years abroad
    • Follow your course 100% in English, on our campuses
    • Obtain a double degree in a partner university, in France or abroad
    • Spend 2 years on a work-study contract (under specific conditions)

    Choose from more than 40 possibilities of tailor-made courses: specialisations, double degrees, work-study, optional year, etc.

    Find out more about the Master in Management

    The EM Normandie Two-year MSc Track:

    Master the challenges of globalisation, digital transformation and sustainable development and provide effective support to organisations on these issues.  

    • Follow your course 100% in English, on our campuses.
    • In the 1st year, consolidate and refine your management knowledge.
    • In the 2nd year, access the MSc® programme in the specialisation of your choice.

    Find out more about the Two-year MSc Track

    Professional integration survey 2022

  • Insertion rate

    • 94%

      net employment rate

    • 96%

      integration rate into target professions

    • 100%

      of graduates in employment found a job within 3 months

    • 65%

      of graduates in employment found a job before graduation
      +4 points

    • 50%

      is involved in international activities

    • 76%

      are satisfied with their 1st job

    • 90%

      are satisfied with the training received at EM Normandie

  • Company sizes

    • 18%

      Large companies
      > 5,000 employees

    • 27%

      Mid-cap companies
      250 to 5,000 employees

    • 33%

      Small and medium sized companies
      10 à 249 employees

    • 22%

      < 10 employees

  • Positions held

    • 27%
      Trade, Business Development
    • 16%
      Audit, Consulting
    • 13%
      Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing
    • 11%
      Marketing, Communication
    • 11%
      General Management
    • 7%
      Finance, Management, Accounting
    • 7%
      Information systems
    • 4%
      Human Resources
    • 4%
      Other positions
  • Graduates in further studies

    • 82%
      are purchasing further studies
    • 71%
      Joined the EM Normandie Master in Management
    • 93%
      are in work-study programme
  • Types of further studies

    • MIM
    • MS ou MSc
    • University master
  • Evaluation criteria for the course

    All components of the student's education are evaluated: academic learnings, internships, missions, challenges, dissertations, study stays in partner universities. For academic learnings, continuous assessment generally accounts for 40% and the final exam accounts for the remaining 60%. Evaluations may also take the form of case studies, role-playing, group work, etc. Professionalisation (work-study, internships, missions, challenges) and, where appropriate, the corresponding report, will be evaluated jointly by the teaching team and the company.

Tuition fees and funding

    Application fees for 2024-2025

    For non-French diploma holders: €50

    Tuition Fees for 2024-2025

    • BMI Year 1: €8,500
    • BMI Year 2:  €8,500
    • BMI Year 3:
      - First-year admission: €8,500
      - Third-year admission: €9,000
      - Work-Study track: €11,000 tuition is paid by the host company

    Compulsory Contribution: CVEC (Contribution Vie Etudiante et de Campus): €100 to be paid on the CVEC platform. Learn more

    Membership fee for EM Normandie Alumni Association (not compulsory): €575 . This membership fee gives you access to all services and a life membership.

    Fees for students enrolling for the first time in 2024.

  • Fundings

    Various options are offered to students to fund their studies:

  • International payment methods

    We are a partner of the Flywire platform

    This online tool facilitates the procedures of international students by offering the following services:

    • Online tracking of transfers
    • Payment in the national currency, which reduces costs
    • Choice of many payment methods
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