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IMM Programme

IMM Students are eligible to a study-abroad period.

We’re proud to partner with one of the top 100 in the Asian University Rankings – Beijing Institute of Technology – where we have a Cooperative Centre for Studies and longstanding partnerships. You have the option of studying alongside Chinese and international students for either your core or elective courses to develop an Asian focus within your sector.

North America**
Boston University, in the top 100 of World University Rankings, is situated in one of the largest, most innovative metropolitan areas in the US. Laval University, one of the top 10 universities in Canada (Maclean’s), is located in the bustling capital of French-speaking Québec. Both universities welcome IMM students for elective courses during the second year of the IMM programme. And if you like, spend your summer in sunny California at the University of California, Berkeley – the no. 1 public university in the US (US News and World Report) and in the world (Shanghai Rankings).

Loughborough University, in the top 25 in QS University Rankings: Top 50 Under 50, is a hotbed of research and has been named a top 10 university in England for research intensity by the Times Higher Education. One of the best schools in Poland and a top 50 school in Europe in the European Business Schools Ranking, Kozminski University has an internationally renowned management programme and is located in the capital city of Warsaw, one of the most liveable cities in the world. The University of Regensburg, Germany is also available.

Middle East & North Africa
Kuwait University is the first public research university in Kuwait and is recognised as one of the best universities in the country. Ranked no. 1 in Morocco by Eduniversal global rankings in a range of MBA, management, finance and marketing specialisations, ISCAE Casablanca is located in the largest city in Morocco and one of the most influential cities in Africa. Both universities welcome IMM students for elective courses during the second year of the IMM programme.

*Only one period outside of France is possible (in addition to a Summer Term abroad, if desired).
**Additional tuition fees applied by partner schools (for students choosing to spend a period outside of France):
Asia focus: €2,000
North-America focus: €6,000 to €8,000, depending on the partner school
Summer Term: Free of charge at Audencia; at partner schools: variable amounts depending on the partner school and the number of credit hours chosen 

To study abroad you will need a TOEFL score of 90 minimum (Or IELTS 7).  To study in the spring you have to contact Sophie Saudrais by September 22nd. To study in the summer or in the fall, Sophie Saudrais will have to receive your firm application by January 20th.


To be eligible for an ENVOLEO scholarship you must have been studying in Nantes for at least a year when you apply. ENVOLEO is not possible for summer sessions.
ERASMUS is possible for Kozminski, Regensburg and Loughborough. You need to apply by early July when you study abroad in the fall (see scholarships on the website and download the application document)