Management department

Master 1 Management et commerce international / Master in International Management (MIM)


  • Training professionals capable of supporting and supervising the international development of SMEs
  • Giving future executives and international professionals the keys, techniques and methods to develop and steer the company in its internationalization process
  • Provinding real pratice in international affairs by multiplying professional experiences in France and abroad, thanks in particular to a compulsory study mobility of one semester during the 1st year and a period of internship associated with the creation and the follow-up of an international assignment for a designated SME at the end of the 2nd year.


After the 2 semesters of this Master 1 in International Management, students may apply for the following Master degrees :


Licence or bachelor’s degree and 180 ECTS (or 90 US credits).

Different backgrounds: management, foreign languages, law, engineering, economics, sociology...


Beginning of the program : Classes start September.

Students need to do a 10-week internship.

Other informations

APPLICATION PROCESS 2020 > See bottom of the page


The list of destinations and available places will be provided to the students admitted into the program. 

Reminder: the Toelf score is accepted by all partner universities. If you have been pre-selected based on a TOEIC score, you have 2 options: 

1- You provide us with a TOEFL score before July 1st and increase your chances to be placed at the destination of your choice (placement is subject to availability and TOEFL score) 

2- You keep your TOEIC score to assess your English proficiency and will only be able to apply to Universities accepting that test or stay in France and attend the semester 2 program at IAE Caen.

For your information: you can have a look at the University of Caen partners in Europe and ouside Europe.


Integration week Program and projets presentation
Business Game* or French Classes for non French speakers
Agile management
Integration training Management
Managerial challenges of technological transformations
Strategic Management
Applied statistics and methology Methodology
Data analysis
Digital agility
Professional and personal development Professional project
Tutored projects
LV2 (French classes for non French speaking students / Any other language for French speaking students)
SEMESTER 2 2nd semester abroad in a partner university or in Caen for foreign students :
Value Chain Problem solving tools
Managing clients and suppliers
Team Building - Debra Burleson
Finance and taxation Financial management 2
International Taxation
International Management Intercultural management
International marketing
Personal and Professional Development International news analysis
Project Management
LV2 (French classes for non French speaking students / Any other language for French speaking students)


Contact hours 399

* Cours dispensé en français

Program director

Nadège MARIE


Program assistant




The candidate has to fill in an application form with detailed professional experiences, jobs, internships, academic education, and motivation. The application may be supplemented by an interview.

Depending on their country or origin, international students may need a student visa (see visa section below). Selection commissions will be held each month starting January and students will be inform of the result of their application. We will contact students to schedule an interview upon receiving the completed application and transcripts.


French and international students must provide a TOEFL IBT Score (at least 79). [Why TOEFL?] or IELTS (at least 6.0)

For French students: compulsory mobility* subject to the number of places available otherwise business courses in English at IAE Caen.

International students: 2 options:

  • business courses in English at IAE Caen
  • Possibility of mobility* subject to the number of places available

(*Any University providing a fair selection of business courses in English)

A French speaking level is not required.



For European students (nationals of a member country of the European Union, the European Economic Area, Andorra or Switzerland): 

  • €243* per year at the master level (*to be confirmed)   

For non-European students:

  • If you are already enrolled in French higher education in 2018/2019, domestic tuition fees will continue to apply. As before, the French government will assume most of the cost of your education until you complete your degree program and you will pay €243* per year at the master level (*to be confirmed)
  • If you register for the 1st time in French higher education in 2019/2020, you will be subject to differentiated tuition rates and will have to pay €3,770 per year at the master level. However, you should be entitled to apply for a partial tuition waiver (detailed procedure to be confirmed soon).



Students from one of the countries listed below, have to go to the official government’s website for foreign students:

Establishment’s name: Université de Caen Normandie - IAE Caen

Course ID and title: Master 1 Management et Commerce International


Key document : TOEFL IBT score: 79 minimum. IELTS score accepted.
Application deadline : From April 20 to May 15
Interview in English : May 18/19/20

Application form