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Global BBA

2019 ranking news: Le Point magazine ranks this BBA fourth among four-year BBA degrees; MOCI ranks this degree first.
From September 2020, students can start their studies in Sophia Antipolis (France), Raleigh (USA) or Belo Horizonte (Brazil). 

Our Global BBA allows our students to obtain a recognised double degree:

  • SKEMA's Global BBA degree and (according to your study path):

    • SKEMA's American, North Carolina-state recognised bachelor's degree for those doing the International Business course on SKEMA's Raleigh campus
    • the North Carolina State University (NCSU), USA, bachelor's degree or the Western Carolina University (WCU), Cullowhee, USA, bachelor's degree.
    • the bachelor's degree from the partner university in the case of a double-diploma transfer programme
    • a Brazilian-state recognised degree for students who do the Global Business course, spending two years on SKEMA's Brazilian campus. 

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90 seconds to know the BBA

An assured future

 qualifications lead to direct entry in the job market, or to higher levels​ of education such as masters of science degrees.
With the BBA, you will develop qualities that will stand you in​ good stead for your career.
You will:    
  • be capable of adapting to today's and tomorrow's professional challenges
  • possess all the operational skills to handle business and market requirements
  • have a taste for innovation and the entrepreneurial values which will equip you to determine your future.
By studying at one of France's prestigious business schools, you will be joining an elite collection of students, researchers and professors.

The location

You will be living and working in some of the most beautiful places in the world, the French Riviera, as well as on one of our global campuses in Brazil (Belo Horizonte), ​China (Suzhou), the US (Raleigh) or South Africa (Cape Town).


The emphasis on a truly international experience (between six months and two years internationally) gives students an important insight into cultural differences and unfamiliar business environments, making them highly employa​ble and attractive in the future business world.


The BBA degree is a first-level undergraduate degree.

This qualification is a well-recognised standard among companies which recruit in an international environment. The SKEMA BBA has the "Visa" meaning that it is officially recognised by the French state as four​ years of study. It is worth 24​0 ECTS credits. 
A bachelor's degree allows entry directly into the workplace or entry into a higher level course such as a master of science, which, after 12 to 18 months of study, leads to a master's degree.

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