PARIS, July 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – SKEMA Business School announces the signing of a new agreement with New York University School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) Business Programs Division (DPB).
This agreement will establish the creation and launch, in New York City, a tailor-made course that will complement the courses offered by SKEMA’s Global Luxury and Management (GLAM) program, an MSc accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles française. The program, which is open to students with a bachelor’s degree or above, offers a one-year and two-year track, with a limited cohort of 50 students. Four courses will be offered by NYU SPS, starting with NYU SPS / SKEMA Business School 2021 “Luxury Business Ethics”.
Students will spend their first semester in United States on the American campus of SKEMA (Raleigh, North Carolina) as well as on the NYU SPS campus, and will continue their second semester on the new ‘Grand Paris Campus’ (France) Flagship which opened in early 2021.
Live the present luxury and think about your future
In addition to the courses taught at NYU SPS, the program includes a study tour of New York City, including tours of large luxury companies such as Tiffany & Co.
According to Antoine Ledru, CEO of Tiffany & Co, SKEMA 1995 alumnus and member of the GLAM program board: ‘United States are one of the main luxury markets. Being able to understand it from the inside with its players in the field is an undeniable added value for a young graduate who aims to embark on a career in this sector. ‘
In addition, the GLAM MSc allows students to understand the diverse world of luxury – Paris, new York, Champagne, Cannes or Monaco – across a wide range of sectors: fashion, hospitality, travel, automotive, yachting, services … The program also addresses the new challenges of luxury – CSR & sustainability, digitalization and customer-centric processes – and ends with the completion of a master thesis and an internship of at least 4 months.
According to Patrice Hodayer, Vice Dean in charge of programs, international and student life: ‘The development of strategic agreements is one of the pillars of our SKY25 strategic plan (SKEMA Years 2020-2025). The choice of NYU SPS, already recognized for its expertise in the luxury sector, illustrates this perfectly and allows our students to access one of the best universities in the field. ‘
The cost of the program is € 25,000 for 1 year or € 35,000 for the 2-year MSc format.
PS: The program is also accessible at no additional cost to SKEMA students Large school Program / Master in Management.
Contact: Christine Cassabois, [email protected]
SOURCE SKEMA Business School