Exchange – Level 3

Level 3

Students who join the Exchange programme at level 3 attend the classes of the third and final year of the Bachelor in Management (BiM).

They will choose to specialise in one of the following fields: Sales and Marketing, Finance and Banking or Purchasing and Supply Chain Management.

All classes are taught in English, and the cohort is extremely international

Key dates & requirements

Academic calendar
Fall semester: Beginning of September – End of December
Spring semester: Mid January – End of April

Academic requirements: 120 ECTS in Business studies or a minimum of 2 years of undergraduate education in Business for UG Level 3

Language requirements: We require a minimum of B2 level in English except for native English speakers. All or most of the classes at Rennes SB are conducted in English and students must have sufficient command of the English language to be capable of understanding lessons, making oral presentations, writing reports and completing examinations etc.

How to apply for this Exchange programme?

Check our dedicated Incoming Exchange Student page to know how to apply for an Exchange programme at level 3. Our step-by-step incoming student guide will help you through all the different steps of the application process.

Course selection & course offer

Course selection

Rennes School of Business uses ECTS (European Transfer Credit System). A standard workload is 30 ECTS per semester. Your course choices will depend on your home institution, your personal career plan, the pre-requisites for the course, the availability of the course and your personal schedule.
Students will be contacted by email in June (fall semester) and November (spring semester) in order to choose their courses.
For this programme, the student must chosen in management modules per semester:

  • a minimum of 16 ECTS
  • a maximum of 32 ECTS with language modules

There are 3 tracks:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain

Each track contains 3 courses. It is NOT possible to mix courses from different tracks.
NB: 30 ECTS are usually equivalent to 15 US credits or 60 UK credits.

Course offer


CORE MODULES – Choose up to 4 modules

  • International HR Management
  • International Negotiation Skills
  • Strategy
  • International Business Environment

SPECIALISATION TRACKS – Choose up to 3 modules from 1 track only

Finance Specialisation

  • Financial Mathematics
  • Concepts of Corporate Finance
  • Financial Analysis

Marketing Specialisation

  • Omni Channel Management & Distribution
  • Digital Marketing Strategy
  • Consumer Behaviour

Supply Chain Specialisation

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Purchasing Management
  • Inventory Management & Warehousing


  • French
  • French Culture


CORE MODULES – Choose up to 4 modules

  • Mindful Decision-Making
  • Project Management
  • Doing Business in France
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking and Innovation

SPECIALISATION TRACKS – Choose up to 3 modules from 1 track only

Finance Specialisation

  • Financial Markets and Risk Management
  • Banking Systems and Services
  • Fundamentals of Auditing

Marketing Specialisation

  • Business to Business Marketing
  • Digital Marketing Communications
  • Brand Management and Sustainability

Supply Chain Specialisation

  • Operations & Production Management
  • Transportation and Distribution Management
  • Introduction to Supply Chain Analysis


  • French
  • French Culture

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