Why an IAE ?

IAE, the French Public reference for management

Created by France’s Ministry of National Education in 1955, the role of IAEs is to develop research and higher education in business and management within French universities.

1955 Date of creation of IAE

A strong network

IAE FRANCE represents one of the largest French communities in the business and management sciences.

30 Management courses

A common DNA

IAEs constitute public spaces that manage to combine equal opportunities and social mobility, in a competitive environment.

52 000 Students


Since their creation, IAEs have awarded diplomas to more than 500,000 managers, executives and engineers working in all regions of France and in more than 120 countries worldwide.

91% employed 6 months after graduation

Find your school

With 38 schools across the country, including the islands of Corsica and Reunion, IAE FRANCE has been building a network of schools with management expertise for more than 65 years.

38 IAE across the country