French Corner: University of Burgundy, ESC Dijon, Agricultural and Wine-related profession College of Beaune (February 2016)

Welcome to the "French Corner", the Consulate’s monthly rendez-vous dedicated to the promotion of France’s culture and patrimony in video! This January, discover the University of Burgundy, Burgundy School of Business and The School of Wine & Spirit Business.

University of Burgundy


University of Burgundy is the only university in the Burgundy region. Located between Paris and Lyon, uB has its main campus in Dijon, and several others spread across Burgundy. UB fulfils a dual mission of education and research in all scientific fields, among which Social sciences, Humanities, Physical sciences, and Life sciences. UB enrols 27,000 students, among whom 3,000 international students, every year.
A growing number of programmes is taught in English.

For example, the MASCI 2. The MASCI, one of the top MA courses in International Strategic Communications in France (SMBG guide), last year opened its doors to international students. A condensed, 100% English-taught MA course lasting one year will allow communications students to gain international experience, for their final year of MA studies in strategic communications, while giving them hands-on experience of designing communication strategies.

See presentation here:

Burgundy School of Business (ESC Dijon-Bourgogne)


Founded in 1899, Burgundy School of Business is a leading teaching and research school belonging to the network of top French academic institutions in management. It offers eight Master’s degrees and one Bachelor’s degree in Management taught in English or in French, accredited by the Conférences des Grandes Ecoles and open to French and international students. BSB has a long tradition of welcoming international students: our international community represents 30% of the student body including 46 nationalities.

Example: MSc in Advanced Corporate Finance. Learn more in this video!

The School of Wine & Spirit Business


The school is dedicated to education and research in the wine and spirits industries and is part of the Burgundy School of Business. It offers 4 Master programmes in English or in French.The school aims to prepare graduates to become specialists in the wine and spirits trade, marketing and management.

French Corner is our monthly rendez-vous where we showcase a French region and introduce you to its highlights and secrets, appeal to your palate and culinary talents with our local recipe of the month and fspotlight France’s scientific and educational competitiveness with school and universities of the region! We use also this opportunity to interview one of our expats’ of New England

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