Master Grande Ecole courses

The Grande Ecole Master’s cycle corresponds to the last 2 specialising years for an optimum agility and integration within the changing professional environments. 4 courses are offered:

2 years
February (only for 4th year, on a conventional or apprenticeship course, specializing in Finance or Marketing)
Initial or Apprenticeship
Master’s Degree, , “Grade de Master” / Level 7 Qualification on the RNCP (French Register of Professional Certifications)
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In 4th year
  • Hold a Bac+3 degree (or 180 ECTS credits)
  • Be under 28 years old on the day of the start of the academic year
  • Academic record
  • Specialty test (lodge lesson): written presentation of a topic
  • Motivational interview
  • IELTS score or equivalent test greater than or equal to 6.5 for the International program
Durée de la formation

2 ans


Taux de réussite

88% (promotion 2022)

Délai d’accès

1 mois avant le début
de la formation


Taux d’insertion

83% (promotion 2022)

Frais de scolarité

12.350 €/an (4e et 5e années)
10.990 € (rentrée décalée en 4e année)


Taux de rupture du contrat d’alternance

3% (promotion 2022)

taux d’interruption

1,7% (promotion 2022)

THE international COURSE

This International track, taught exclusively in English, is for students wishing to combine a multicultural experience, academic exchanges and an internship abroad.
During the 4th year, the internship takes place abroad.
During the 5th year, the two semesters of academic exchanges are done within one of the ISG’s 160 partner universities. Students who complete both semesters at the same partner university can obtain a double degree.

Year 4 Master’s dissertation

Core curriculum :

  • Corporate finance
  • Management project
  • Digital marketing

4 specialisation courses: Financial markets – International marketing – Growth hacking – Marketing innovation

1 Tech & Creation expertise to be chosen from the following 7: AI and Chatbots for business (with EPITA), Data Science & Business Intelligence (with EPITA), Corporate Cybersecurity (with EPITA), Creativity and Web-design (with e-artsup), Collaborative Platforms (with Google Workspace), Energy Trading (with ESME), New Technologies in Entertainment and Music


  • Junior Consultancy Project
  • Professional integration (coaches, recruitment professionals, alumni support to develop professional projects)
  • Associative life
  • Master’s dissertation
  • 6 months Internship abroad or in France with an international dimension
Year 5 Specialisation semester

Semester 1: Specialisation semester in an academic exchange at a partner university

  • Finance
  • Accounting, Audit & Control
  • Marketing & Communication
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Consulting & HR

Semester 2: Specialisation semester in an academic exchange at a partner university

50 possible double degrees includings:

  • Graduate diploma in Marketing (McGill University, Canada)
  • MBA (Universidade Central, Chili)
  • MBA (ICMS, Australie)

M2 highlights

2 semesters abroad

A possible double diploma (if both semesters are done in the same partner university)


Fully customisable, it allows students to spend a semester on an academic exchange and to start their specialisation as early as M1.
Course characteristics:

  • Specialisation can start in M1
  • 5 specialisations available (Finance, Accounting, Audit & Control, Marketing & Communication, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Consulting & HR)
  • 10 centres of expertise
  • Possibility to combine international experience and specialisation
  • Double diplomas with French universities
Year 4 Choice of 1 « Tech et Creation » elective



  • Performance Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Digital Marketing
  • Business Plan
  • Project Management
  • Introduction to research methodology
  • Junior Consultancy Project
  • Business Game – Advanced strategic management
  • Career management

4 technical courses in each of the 5 specialisations

  • Finance
  • Accounting, Audit & Control
  • Marketing & Communication
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Consulting & HR

1  ”Tech and Crea” elective of your choice :

  • AI and Chatbots for Business (EPITA)
  • Data Science & Business Intelligence (EPITA)
  • Cybersecurity for companies (EPITA)
  • Creativity and Web Design (e-artsup)
  • Collaborative Platforms
  • Energy Trading (ESME)
  • New Technologies for Entertainment and Music


Junior Consultancy project

1 semester of academic exchange in a partner university

Year 5 1 semester of specialisation


  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Introduction to the Master’s dissertation
  • Research methodology
  • Policy Brief (Decoding the major economic and international issues of tomorrow)
  • Senior Consultancy Project (Meeting the “innovation & technology” challenges of large French and international companies and start-ups and finding a job)
  • Career Management


Specialisation “finance”
Common base
In-depth accounting and financial diagnosis
Funding for start-ups and SMEs
International finance and derivatives
Financial macro-economics
“Corporate finance” expertise
Financial management and communication
Information System management – Finance
Financial engineering
“Market Finance” expertise
Credit analysis
Fixed income
Quantitative Asset Management
Specialisation “accounting auditing & control”

Specialisation “marketing & communication”

Specialisation “entrepreneurship & innovation”

Specialisation “consuling & HR”

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Work & study course

Live the life of a junior executive to the full, thanks to the Grande Ecole work&study programme! This course is fully flexible and allows students to start their specialisation as early as M1.
You will spend one week studying at ISG and three weeks at work. The work-study contract is possible for 24, 18 and 12 months.

Year 4 Specialisation


The MIT course (« Management and Engineering of Technology », « Management et Ingénierie de la Tech » in French) is a dual-skill course in “business” and “technology & digital” designed in partnership with EPITA, the leading engineering school specialising in computer intelligence.

It trains future managers in digital strategy and innovation capable of:

  • Leading multi-disciplinary teams
  • Detecting the value potential of technologies
  • Leading change and business transformations
  • Designing strategies for the operational deployment of marketing and technical plans

Students who complete this programme acquire a double degree from ISG / EPITA.
Example of job prospects:

  • Digital process manager
  • Innovation manager
  • Digital transformation consultant
  • Operations supervisor
  • Digital project manager
Year 4 Specialisation
Management course*
  • HR & Digital Transition Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Corporate finance and project selection
  • Soft skills
  • Design Thinking
  • Project Management
  • Junior Consultancy project
  • Business game
Engineering Tech Course*
  • HTML and CSS (+ E-learning)
  • Linux Commands ( + E-learning)
  • DevOps
  • Databases
  • Programming languages
  • The Cloud
  • ISG/EPITA project
5 specialisation domains
  • AI
  • Blockchains
  • Connected Objects
  • Big Data and Data Science
  • Start-ups & innovative projects
  • Cybersecurity

Study in a foreign partner university (6 months)

Year 5 Tech Specialisation
Management course*
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Introduction to the Master’s dissertation
  • Research Methodology
  • Policy Brief
  • Programmatic Advertising
  •  HR – Designing a sourcing strategy
  • Leadership and team management
  • Career management
  • Change Management
  • Senior Consultancy Project
Tech courses*
  • JavaScript
  • Big Data
  • Analytics
  • AI
  • Cybersecurity
  • DevOps and Technical Documentation
  • Python
  • ISG/EPITA Project

M2 – Semester 2: Master’s dissertation

M2 – Semester 3: Internship (6 months)


Common thread project: orientation of the students’ specialisation. The core of the course: IT world project management. Students specialise through their project.

5 specialisations (Finance, Accounting, Audit & Control, Marketing & Communication, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Consulting & HR), 10 centres of expertise, the possibility of combining international experience and specialisation, double degrees with French universities, such are the assets of the « MULTI » programme.

Course duration

2 years
validation by blocks of competences accessible only by VAE


graduation rate

88% (promotion 2022)

Latest enrolment

1 month before the start of the course



Employment rate

83% (promotion 2022)

Tuition fees

4th and 5th years: 11 990 € / year

For more information [email protected]


breach of work-study contract

3% (promotion 2022)

interruption rate

1,7% (promotion 2022)


To find out more about this programme, come and meet us during one of our Open Days

Accessibility & Disability referent

The ISG is accessible to students with disabilities.

Please contact our Disability and Gender and Sexual Violence Contact :

Juliette LEROY
8 rue de Lota, 75116 PARIS
Tel. 01 56 26 26 26 | [email protected]

ISG premises are accessible for people in situation of disability

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