FEDE SCHOOLS

IFA – FRENCH BUSINESS INSTITUTE

http://www.ifa-formation.fr

FRANCE - METZ

Based in Metz, France, the Institut Français des Affaires (IFA) is a private higher educational institution founded in 1986. The institution offers post-secondary to master’s-level sandwich programmes tailored to the needs of businesses. Programmes focus on the tertiary sector: trade, marketing, management, communications, human resources, administration, accounting, banking and finance.

The institution’s teaching team of 80 experts, consultants and qualified, experienced instructors provide students with individual supervision throughout their studies.

Students’ career prospects are the ultimate goal of all the IFA’s programmes. For this reason, all courses emphasise professional skills and ensure that significant practical experience is obtained thanks to sandwich training.

The institution’s large network of business partners, including major French corporate groups, provides students with a wealth of career opportunities.

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 Finance, Banking and Insurance
  • European Bachelor’s in Banking (Luxembourg Financial Market Option)

Other programmes and certificates:

Trade, Marketing and Communications
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • BTS: Communications
  • BTS: Business Unit Management
  • France and International Marketing Manager
  • Events Project Manager
  • Marketing and Integrated Communications Manager
  • Chaussea training course
Purchasing and Logistics Integrated Communications
  • France and International Purchaser
  • International Transport Logistics Manager
  • International Affairs Manager
Human Resources
  • Human Resources Administrator
  • Human Resources Manager
Accounting and Administration
  • Receptionist
  • BTS: Accounting and Administration
  • Diploma: Accounting and Administration
  • Administrative Officer
  • Administration and Finance Manager

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

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

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

Courses taught in English
  • The IFA is a TOEIC examination centre. It offers access to an online English e-learning platform (7Speaking).
 

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • Network of business partners
  • Internships
  • Supervision during internships
  • Expert speakers and consultants
  • Personal supervision during course projects
  • Sandwich training and courses eligible for the VAE
  • Workplace immersion
  • Organisation of and participation at various events (TedX, Morpheus Cup etc.)
  • ‘Job dating’
  • Team building
Student association:
  • Ifamily

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

IFA - 4 Rue Saint-Charles - 57000 Metz, France Phone: +33 (0)3.87.74.00.75 agencemetz@ifa-formation.fr www.ifa-formation.fr

KEY FIGURES:

  • Number of students: 600
  • Percentage or number of foreign students: 2%
  • Number of teaching staff:80
  • Percentage of international lecturers:5%
  • Number of Ph.D. holders:2
  • Number of alumni members:4000
  • Number of internships offered per year:400
  • Partnerships:ECEMA, CTI, FORMATIVES, SCIENCES-U, EDUCSUP
  • Accreditations:TOEIC
  • Contact for registration: agencemetez@ifa-formation.fr


SHARING EDUCATION, SHAPING THE FUTURE