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Financial aid

SCHOLARSHIPS

ESDES SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE

Our programs are designed for high potential candidates who will be able to drive tomorrow’s business success. This scholarship for excellence is for outstanding candidates who have demonstrated remarkable achievements in their academic and personal lives. This merit-based scholarship is also a chance for us to attract the best candidates to our programs.
  • From 25% to 50% reduction on tuition fees for the 1st year of studies
  • Eligibility criteria: only non-EU candidates, and who have paid their initial deposit, can apply to this scholarship
  • Application: candidates will have to fill in an application form sent to them once admitted
  • Results will be issued in May and July

ESDES SCHOLARSHIP FOR DOUBLE DEGREE 

Master students are encouraged to expand their international experience by undertaking one of the 40 double degree options we offer.
  • The compensation amount will depend on the partner university where the student will complete his/her double degree
  • Eligibility criteria: students studying in the final year of the Master in Management, and registered in a partner university that delivers a double degree

ERASMUS SCHOLARSHIP 

Students have the opportunity to study in an exchange program at one of our 100+ partner universities. To help finance this endeavour, all students who apply can benefit from an Erasmus scholarship.
  • From 170 to 270€/month, depending on the country.
  • Eligibility criteria: students studying in the Master in Management program, and who are moving to a European country as part of an Erasmus exchange.
  • Application: candidates will have to fill in an application form

AUVERGNE RHONE-ALPES REGION SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY

The Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region, where ESDES is located, has a strong will to favor students’ international mobility. For this reason, a special scholarship has been created to help students finance their experience abroad, during an internship or an academic experience.
  • €95/week, for a stay of 4 to 36 months
  • Eligibility criteria: students enrolled in a recognized program within a regional higher education institution
  • Application: candidates will have to fill in an application form

REGIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Various scholarships programs may be offered in your home country, therefore we highly recommend that you visit the Campus Bourse website to see if you are eligible. Details can be found on this page.

PAID INTERNSHIPS

You will have the opportunity to undertake several internships during your studies. The legal minimum wage for internships of more than 2 months in France is around €577.50 per month, and this source of income can help you finance your studies.
Our careers department will provide support in finding an internship, and more information regarding individual cases. Please note that there may be visa constraints for non-European students, and we highly advise you to look into this before accepting any part-time job.

BANK LOANS

Interest rates are generally around 0.8% to 1%.
Partner banks include:
Please note that our partner banks generally require students to have a guarantor residing in France.