FEDE SCHOOLS

FRANCE - TOULOUSE

Established in Toulouse (France) in 1991, Grand Sud Formation: Ecole Supérieure de Tourisme offers secondary to master’s level courses in tourism. It also offers short-term courses providing rapid access to the job market.

The institution has established a solid reputation in the tourism sector, and its expertise is recognised by employers and professionals. Grand Sud offers high-quality teaching from expert teachers, individual supervision and excellent working conditions, all of which ensure the institution’s graduates are expert future tourism professionals.

The institution has provided training to over 5000 students and professionals and is connected to a network of over 3000 partner businesses. Each year it guides up to 300 students through professionally oriented educational programs that are fully adapted to the needs of the rapidly developing contemporary tourism sector.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.

PROGRAMMES AND DIPLOMAS:

FEDE degrees offered: Tourism and hospitality
  • European Bachelor’s in Tourism and Hospitality
  • European Master’s in Tourism Management and Strategy

Other programmes and certificates:

  • BTS: Tourism
  • Bachelor’s in Events and Business Tourism
  • Bachelor’s in International and Destination Tourism
  • Bachelor’s in Tourism Design and Marketing
  • Leisure Tourism Coordinator
  • Travel Advisor
  • Tourism/Destination Guide

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

Grand Sud Formation is affiliated to the FEDE doctoral school and offers FEDE DBAs (Doctorate of Business Administration).

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • Full-time or sandwich training
  • Double degrees
  • Network of business partners
  • Individual supervision of each student
  • Help finding internships or sandwich placements
  • Employer recruitment days organised at the institution
  • Lectures, visits, supervised projects and practical professional training
  • Both teaching staff and tourism professionals are involved in student training
Alumni Association
  • Student services

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

Grand Sud Formation - Ecole de Tourisme - Boite N°38 - 76 Allée Jean Jaurès - 31000 Toulouse, France Phone: +33 (0)5.61.63.65.83 contact@grand-sud.fr www.grand-sud.fr

KEY FIGURES:

  • Number of students: over 300 per year
  • Percentage/number of foreign students: over 250
  • Number of teaching staff: over 3000 professionals and tourism businesses in France and abroad
  • Accreditations: RNCP
  • Network: AMFORTH…
  • Awards: the European’s Master’s in Tourism Management and Strategy won the FEDE EXCELLENCE AWARD for its exemplary pass rate (100 %); likewise for the Bachelor’s in Events and Business Tourism
  • Ranking: The Bachelor’s in Events and Business Tourism and the Bachelor’s in International and Destination Tourism were ranked in the top 15 bachelor’s degrees in 2017 et 2018
  • Contact for enrolment: candidature@grand-sud.fr


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