Year 1

Become an early maker

Get more than fundamentals

This first year will make sure you master the fundamentals in different disciplines of management. You will have some choices on courses depending on your profile and wishes.
Hightlights of the year will be new topics specifically addressing current challenges: web design and disruptions and minimum two projects you will have to manage in teams.

1st year
Students Makers Lab

The New Venture Business Project (PCE)

This Research project in social sciences aims at confronting you firstly to knowledge and content curation. You will work in teams on a subject of your choice validated by your tutor. Professors active in research will supervise your progress.
This project targets topics with complexity, to embark juridical, ethics, economics, society dimensions and confront you to investigation, deep thinking and value creation. The early maker approach is visible through the process (analyzing & producing), the collaborative approach and the horizons opened on a critical topic.

Recapss

This research project in social sciences aims at confronting you firstly to knowledge and content curation. You will work in teams on a subject of your choice validated by your tutor. Professors active in research will supervise your progress.
This project targets topics with complexity to embark juridical, ethics, economics, society dimensions and confront you to investigation, deep thinking and value creation. The early maker approach is visible through the process (analyzing & producing), the collaborative approach and the horizons opened on a critical topic.

After your core courses and projects, before summertime, you will have four options:

  • taking elective courses on Lyon-Ecully campus
  • going for the Casablanca excellence experience (June/July)
  • leaving for an internship / professional experience
  • working on your makers project

Good to know

  • You will get French languages if you wish. Other languages open if you already have some background are: German, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Italian, Russian, Portuguese and you can reinforce also your English level.
  • Get familiar with your future academic environment

 

Based on your application and registration, you will have access to many of the digital resources available to emlyon business school campuses students by summertime:
- emlyon business school apps and platforms (Learning Hub, Career Centre)
- information on your integration process (visa, accommodation, administrative procedures, Lyon city council, etc.). This access, via your personal ID, will help you to get to grips with the various tools and ensure that your integration is a success, as you will have a busy schedule once the program begins in September.
* Start working on your personal and career plans Program teams will advise you on your pedagogical choices. Tutors with SparcK 360° and the careers team will push you to question your assets, wishes and development axis to progress and go further.