IAE Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management
The “Institut d’Administration des Entreprises” (IAE), Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management-AMGSM, was founded in 1955 and it was designed following the model of US business schools affiliated to prestigious universities. It is affiliated to Aix-Marseille University (AMU), France’s youngest and largest university in terms of student population. AMGSM-IAE is perfectly in line with AMU’s strategy of academic excellence, internationalisation and professionalisation. In 2015, the Institute celebrated its 60 years of expertise in the training of specialists in the major domains of management. The programmes it offers have kept developing and have become ever more professional and international. More than 20 000 graduates represent the School all over the world.
The high quality standards of AMGSM-IAE training are backed by the EQUIS and AMBA international accreditations. Only twelve French schools hold this double accreditation and AMGSM is the only public business school among them. The School’s programmes also enjoy leading rankings in numerous press league tables, at the national (Challenge and l’Etudiant magazines) and international levels (Financial Times ranking, SMBG).