Created in 1969 by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pau-Béarn, ESC Pau Business School is the big human-sized school of management. Today, 3,000 students pursue their studies at ESC Pau BS, with 30% being international students. ESC Pau BS is a member of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles (made up of 40 leading French business schools) and delivers diplomas ranging from an A-level to a 5-year higher education diploma, all recognized by the State.Show more
The Grande Ecole Master in Management and the Bachelor Business Developer are both approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and have the international EPAS accreditation by the EFMD. Since 2017, ESC Pau BS has been developing an original pedagogical concept, called For Tomorrowers®, based on experimentation and coach learning. Through this concept, graduates will be able to anticipate changes, constantly adapt to social and economic mutations and solve complex problems using creativity, while focusing on the circular economy.
ACADEMICS AT ESC PAU BUSINESS SCHOOL
Bachelor Business Developer, which validates a 3-year higher education diploma
Grande Ecole Master in Management, which validates a 5-year higher education diploma – including specializations taught in English such as International Finance, French Marketing Excellence and Global Sustainable Strategies
Other Masters proposed by the Grande Ecole Master in Management: MSc and MBA. Fully taught in English programmes are the MBA in International Finance, MBA in Sustainable Global Strategies, MBA in French Marketing Excellence and the Master in Management.
To detect its talents, ESC PAU BS has set up a selection test called For Tomorrowers® which is carried out remotely and includes a motivational interview.
Academic excellence – Faculty consists of teacher-researchers, PhDs and doctoral students working in dozen academic fields (management sciences, economics, psycho-sociology, innovation, etc.) and more than 160 national and international professionals.
International experiences – A global network of 62 partner universities and strong partnerships with India and the United States.
Innovative pedagogy – Participatory and active pedagogy through experiential learning.
Apprenticeship – Many company immersions (apprenticeship contracts, internships, consulting) and numerous works with experts to enrich the CV.
A network of 860 partner companies and more than 8,000 alumni.
Foreign Language Center – Access to all the necessary resources to learn foreign languages and French.
Dedicated service – Personalized assistance in any procedures and welcome desk for international students.
CAMPUS LIFE AT ESC PAU BUSINESS SCHOOL
ESC Pau BS’s campus is located (close to the restaurants and the university residences), next to a shopping center, the hospital and is 10 minutes from the city center by bus.
1 hour from the Basque Coast, famous for its beaches and surf.
1 hour from the Spanish border to approach another culture.