Back to school dates 2020

18 June 2020

Many of you have sent us questions about the start of the next academic year. Here below are the key dates:


Grande Ecole Programme: Master in Management and Management-Engineering

  • 1st September: programme start (on-campus in Nantes)
    If necessary, students may defer their enrolment to the beginning of February.

Masters of Science (Core and Extended Track)

Choose what your first semester in the MSc programmes will look like:

  1. Do the entire semester in Nantes (September 7 to December 17), or
  2. Do the first half of the semester online (September 7 to October 23), then come to Nantes for the second half of the semester (November 2 to December 17), or
  3. Do the entire semester online (September 7 to December 17) and come to Nantes for the second semester starting in early January.

The choice is entirely up to you. The framework outlined above allows you to shape your programme format to your needs and comfort level.

Master in European and International Business Management

  • 28th September: programme start at the University of Deusto (language lessons: 7-25 Sept)

All classes on-campus (possibility to do 1-2 weeks max. of online tutorials if late arrival)

Bachelor & BBA

  • 3rd September: start of third year of Audencia Bachelor
  • 8th September: start of first year of Audencia Bachelor


  • 7th September: start of the Full-Time MBA

    Here’s what your first semester will look like:

    Sept 7 – Oct 2:  100% online
    Oct 5 –Dec 17: in Nantes or online (the choice is yours ; and you can arrive in Nantes at any stage)


Do not hesitate to contact us with any further questions:

Degree-seeking admissions: [email protected]

Exchange and short programmes: [email protected]

If you are registered to a programme at Audencia, you can also contact your programme coordinator

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