FAQ MSc programs

FAQ MSc programs

General Information

TBS’s Master of Science (MSc) programs are 18 month full-time programs, including a 6-month internship, worth 90 ECTS, taking place on our Toulouse or Paris campuses. All programs are taught 100% in English.

What are the MSc programs taught in the Toulouse campus ?

Toulouse Campus

  • MSc. Banking & International Finance
  • MSc. Supply Chain and Lean Management (MSc. SCALE)
  • MSc. Marketing Management & Communication
  • MSc. Big Data Marketing & Management

What are the MSc programs taught in the Paris campus?

Paris Campus

  • MSc. International Luxury Industries Marketing & Management
  • MSc. International Tourism Marketing & Management
  • MSc. International Strategic Business

What kind of student profile are we looking for?

We welcome applications from candidates of all nationalities who are fluent in English. Candidates should be junior graduates, with Bachelor degrees in domains related to Business Administration, Management, Marketing, Applied Economics, or in other fields such as Engineering or Mathematics. If your studies were different than the ones mentioned, you can still apply if you have at least 2 years of work experience in the field you want to study in at TBS.

What are the requirements?

  • Academic requirements: 4-year Bachelor degree or 3-year Bachelor degree with a good academic profile
  • Language requirements:
    • English mother-tongue or
    • Bachelor degree taught in English or
    • TOEFL IBT 80 / IELTS 6.5 / TOEIC 800 / FCE

Exception: For the MSc Supply Chain and Lean Management a 4-year Bachelor degree is mandatory. However, if you are very interested by this program, you can enter our MILES program. The Master MILES program is designed for students with a 3-year bachelor degree wishing to enter our MSc SCALE program.

How to apply ?

Apply online at: https://apply.tbs-education.fr/Public/ListSession.aspx?ProgrammeCode=MS

Once our international recruitment coordinators have received your application and all necessary supporting documents, you will be provided with a link to start your video interview. You will then receive a response within 5 days.

What are the supporting documents required during my application ?

Supporting documents to be up-loaded during your online application:

  • Bachelor Degree certificate(s) or current enrollment certificate
  • All official academic transcripts obtained in a higher education institution with official GPA
  • Résumé (CV)
  • Offical copy of English language proficiency test score report : IELTS 6.5 / TOEIC 800 / TOEFL 80
  • Letter of recommendation (written by a professor or a former employer)
  • Copy of your ID or Passport (for non-EU applicant)
  • Official ID Photo

What are the fees ?

  • Application fees : 130€
  • Tuition fees : 16 500€

Do you have scholarships?

TBS has 3 types of scholarships. These scholarships award up to 10% discount on tuition fees.

  • Merit scholarship : Once you apply, you will automatically be considered for this scholarship. This scholarship is based on your grades, English test score and general profile.
  • Early Bird scholarship : You are eligible if your application is complete (payment of 1st installment included) before 31st December, for a program starting in September/October of the next year.
  • Partner University scholarship : You are eligible if you come from a partner university or if you come from a triple accredited Business School.

What degree will I obtain ?

If you successfully complete your MSc, you will obtain the equivalent of a 2-year Master level degree (Master 2).

Do you have different intakes?

All our MSc programs have one intake per year and start in September except 2 programs :

  • MSc International Strategic Business Paris : February intake and September intake
  • MILES program : January intake only.

Is French mandatory ?

French is not mandatory as courses are taught in English.

However, please note that if you wish to work or have your internship in France, you must have at least an intermediate level in French.  All our MSc programs include a number of French language class hours.

Is there a service which helps international students coming to TBS?

TBS has an International Student Services (ISS) team which helps international students with all practical issues such as: housing, visas, banking, healthcare, French administrative procedures and more. Students will be contacted by TBS's International Student Services team before their arrival to advise about the preparations needed for their arrival.  

What is the cost of living in Toulouse?

Below is an approximate calculation of monthly expenses for a student in Toulouse. This of course can vary depending on your personal living choices.

What is the cost of living in Toulouse?

What is the cost of living in Paris?

Below is an approximate calculation of monthly expenses for a student in Toulouse. This of course can vary depending on your personal living choices.

What is the cost of living in Paris?