FEDE SCHOOLS

IFA – FRENCH BUSINESS INSTITUTE

http://www.ifa-formation.fr

FRANCE - METZ

IFA, the French Business Institute, is a private higher education institution operating work-study programmes. It was founded in 1986 and is located in Metz (France).  It offers courses that are tailored to company needs, which range from high school studies to master’s degrees in the tertiary sector: commerce, marketing, management, communication, human resources, administration, accounting, banking and finance, etc.

The institute is comprised of a quality faculty made up of 80 experts, consultants and course instructors who are qualified and experienced, and who are willing to provide interns with personalised and individualised supervision throughout the training period.

The primary goal of IFA’s pedagogical approach is its interns’ employability; thus, the school strives to impart operational know-how and to position professionalisation through work-study programmes at the heart of its educational model.

Lastly, drawing on a considerable network of partner companies, especially French groups, IFA provides its interns with great career prospects.

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 European degrees offered:

Other programmes and certificates:

  • Commerce, Marketing, Communication: Digital Marketing Sales Manager - BTS Communciation - BTS Management of Business Units - France and International Marketing Sales Manager - Event Planning Project Manager - Marketing and Integrated Communication Manager - Chaussea Course
  • Procurement, Logistics: France and International Procurement Officer - International Transport Logistics Coordinator - International Affairs Manager
  • Human Resources: Bachelor’s Degree: Human Resources Administrative Officer - Human Resources Manager
  • Accounting, Administration: Reception Manager - BTS Accounting and Administration - Accounting and Administration Diploma - Administrative Manager - Administrative and Financial Manager

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

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

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

Courses taught in english: 
  • IFA is a TOEIC examination centre. Possibility of benefiting from an e-learning platform in English (7 speaking).  

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • A network of partner companies
  • Corporate internships
  • Interns monitored during internship
  • Expert speakers and consultants
  • Personalized support for educational projects
  • Work-study programmes and programmes eligible for job experience validation
  • Professional immersion
  • Events arranged and participation in events (TedX, Morpheus Cup, Etc.)
  • Job dating sessions
  • Team building sessions
Student association: 
  • Ifamily

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

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