MVS - MSc in Wine & Spirits Management

Experience the world of wine and spirits

ADMISSION & FUNDING

Studies level – required diploma:

Long Track: 3 years of higher education "Bac+3" validated by a diploma or an equivalent of 180 ECTS credits.  

Short Track: 4 years of higher education "M1" validated, or an International Bachelor's degree (Bac+4), or an equivalent of 240 ECTS credits.

Exception for students holding a "Bac+3" degree or equivalent, where the quality of the course or professional experience guarantees the excellence of the course.

Level of English required for admission to the specialisation course: TOEIC 850 / IELTS 6.5 / IBT 100 (candidates with at least 1 year of studies or professional experience in an English-speaking country are exempted).
For admission to the preparation course, the level of English is recommended but not mandatory. It will have to be validated to enter the 2nd year.

Selection dates

The selection period for the 2021 academic year runs from October 2020 to September 2021. The selection period will be closed as soon as the programme has reached its quota of new students for the beginning of the school year. It is therefore preferable to apply as early as possible during the selection period.

How to apply to the MVS

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Online application on join.kedge.edu

Online application on join.kedge.edu

7 key steps to follow to apply online :  

    1.Create an applicant profile on join.kedge.edu
    2.Choose a programme
    3.Apply for a Merit Scholarship*.
    4.Answer motivational questions
    5.Download the required documents :  
       - A CV
        -A piece of identification (ID card or passport)
        -The last diploma obtained
        -Transcripts of the last training course taken
        -The certificate of schooling if you are in training.
    6.Download the optional documents :  
        -Proof of English score (TOEIC, IELTS, IBT)
        -Another diploma obtained
        -A letter of recommendation
        -A certificate of employment.
    7.Pay the application fee of 120€** per credit card to finalize the application.

* for international candidates only.
** Any application for which the fees have not been paid will be considered incomplete and will not be processed. This application fee is non-refundable and cannot be used for applications to other KEDGE programmes.

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Eligibility results

The Admissions team will review your application in order to declare you eligible based on the prerequisites and the academic and professional level required for the programme in question.

A confirmation email will be sent to you within 5 working days from join@kedgebs.com. We invite you to check your spam and to add this email address in your address book to be sure to receive future communications. 

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Selection tests

If you are eligible, an invitation will automatically be sent to you by email from the address join@kedgebs.com. Connect to interview.kedge.edu and book an interview date among those proposed (15 working days maximum after the declaration of your eligibility).  

Candidates will be assessed thanks to :

  • A 10-minute quizz (30 questions), assessing their knowlegde of wine and spirits
  • A 30-minute interview in front of a jury of 2 persons (one of them being a member of the KEDGE Wine School).

During the interview, candidates will have 5 minutes to discuss a current or general topic of interest (candidates will receive the topic by email the day before), with no visual aid for the jury (candidates may dispose of  any supports beside themselves). The candidates’ capacity to answer the question in a synthetic and methodical manner, as well as their capacity to defend their personal views will be assessed.
During the remaining time of the interview, the jury will evaluate the candidates’ motivation to apply to our programme, the relevance of their choice in relation with their professional project, and their personality.

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Admission results

Following the selection tests, the admission decision will be sent to you by email within 5 working days from the address join@kedgebs.com. You may be declared non-admitted, admitted or on the waiting list* depending on the decision of the programme director and its jury members. As the jury is sovereign, its decision is irrevocable. In case of admission, your admission letter validated by the Director of Programmes will be attached to the reply.   

For international candidates, a reply will also be provided in case of admission on merit scholarship, if the request was made when the application was created.

*on the waiting list, the final answer can be received within a maximum of 8 weeks.

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Reception of your registration file

In case of admission, you will receive an invitation to connect to your future student space to start your administrative registration procedure and then receive your registration form to sign online.

A confirmation of registration will be requested within 15 working days following the reception of your invitation via the online signature of the contract and the payment of a deposit. The programmes department will then take over to prepare your return to school.

To assist you with these administrative procedures, we invite you to visit the welcome.kedge.edu website.

Tuition fees

Admission level

Degree

Short Track

Admission level:

International Bachelor's degree - 4 years
 
Specialisation courses

19,900€ / year - 3 academic semesters

Degree:

Master of Science

Long Track

Admission level:

Bachelor's degree
Pathway course

8,500€ / year - 2 academic semesters

Specialisation courses

19,900€ / year - 3 academic semesters

Degree:

Master of Science

SCHOLARSHIPS

At KEDGE, we strongly believe that students shouldn’t abandon their education projects because of funding problems.

This is why we have launched a financial support plan aimed specifically at helping international students:

  • Early Birds: students applying before the 29 February 2020 will automatically be granted an Early Bird discount of 10%.
  • Academic level: we also offer a range of cumulative scholarships based on the candidate's academic level in order to support the high-profile candidates: Achievement scholarship (€2,000) and Academic Excellence (€4,000).

 

 

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