Year of establishment: 1984

Located in the French Alps, Groupe IPAC School of Management offers a wide range of Bachelor and Masters degrees including in International Business and Marketing and an International MBA.   

Annecy (France)

42, chemin de la prairie

Tel. +33450453247


Located in the heart of the French Alps, a stone’s throw from Italy and Switzerland, Groupe IPAC enrolls 2,000 students of every nationality in postsecondary programs in 20 fields and at several levels, from one-year technical and vocational degrees (BTS) to master’s degrees. The IPAC School of Management grants degrees in marketing, communication, management, business administration, international business, tourism, and entrepreneurship. The languages of instruction are French and English. IFALPES, the Institut Français des Alpes, offers intensive French-language instruction to learners at all levels, from beginner to advanced, allowing students to begin courses at any time during the year or during the summer. As average class consists of 15 students. Individual instruction in specialized French is available. Groupe IPAC’s international students’ office provides guidance and advice, including assistance in finding housing. The office of student life is a convenient source of information about cultural and recreational activities. Main programmes of study • Bachelor: international business, marketing, communication, tourism, business administration and management, international business and marketing (taught in English), social work - Design • Master: business development and entrepreneurship - International MBA • Courses in French as a foreign language in preparation for the DELF, . Strengths Personalized guidance and assistance from the international office; assistance from the housing office in finding shared rentals or rooms in family homes; the rich cultural and recreational resources of the surrounding region. Short and long stays in the region can be arranged to include a period of French-language study at IFALPES or courses at the IPAC School of Management.