ESCP Business School- MA Engineering Management

Program Details

Program Location Paris, France
Sponsor Purdue
Program Type Exchange
Course # SA 59000
Duration Semester
Upcoming Program Dates
To Be Announced
Past Dates
Spring 2024 01/12/24 to 04/19/24
Fall 2023 09/08/23 to 12/16/23
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Please Note: Programs may be altered or adapted with little notice


This semester program is available to Purdue students participating in the Master of Engineering Management degree at Purdue University.

Students participating on this exchange program spend one semester of the MEM program at ESCP Business School.

Established in 1819, ESCP is considered the world's oldest business school. Today, it is consistently ranked among the best business schools in Europe. Located in the 11th arrondissement, ESCP is in the heart of Paris!

For more program information, please visit the program website.


The program is open to Purdue students in good standing who have completed at least two semesters of university study by the start of the program. Successful candidates will demonstrate academic success, maturity, and a desire to experience another culture.  Interested students should contact Director of Professional Engineering Master's Programs, Eric VandeVoorde (, for program details and apply through the Programs for Study Abroad application process.

GPA Requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Language Requirement: 0 Sem French

Purdue Credit

Direct Credit available from the following: [Graduate School] [College of Engineering]
Specifically from: MEM (ENGR)

Students interested in completing courses while abroad from Purdue colleges or departments that are not listed above should discuss this with their study abroad advisor before applying to the program.

Academic Program

Students enroll in a full course load of management classes during their semester at ESCP.

Additionally, exchange students may enroll in a weekly language class upon arrival at ESCP at no additional cost. Students take a language test upon arrival to evaluate language level. The course is two hours per week during the semester and is for credit. Classes for beginners are also offered.


ESCP does not have on campus housing. Students use ESCP's housing platform to find available housing options and will apply independently.

Estimated Program Costs

Students pursuing program participation accept financial responsibility. Purdue will take measures to mitigate financial risks, although will not be liable for loss.
Students should carefully note what costs need to be paid to Purdue University or to a co-sponsor or agency, and what costs need to be paid at the overseas study location.  This will vary by program.

Costs for this program are estimated and subject to change. The cost figures listed below are for: Spring 2023

Costs per semester to be billed by Purdue
You will pay Purdue Tuition Check Tuition
Program Fee $0.00
Purdue International Insurance (per month) $32.00

Approximate additional costs per semester
To be paid by the student.
Program Specific Insurance $250.00
Round-trip Airfare $1,000.00
Housing $3,500.00
Local Transportation $300.00
Visa $200.00
Books and Supplies $200.00
Meals $2,000.00
Miscellaneous Personal Expenses $0.00 - $2,500.00
Travel Documents (passport, photos) $175.00

Financial Aid

Purdue University financial aid may be applied to the costs of studying abroad. Students interested in receiving financial aid should

NOTE:  Recipients of certain tuition remission and scholarship programs should pay careful attention to the regulations for using those benefits for study abroad.  Ask your financial aid advisor about any limitations.

Click here for a list of scholarships and grants available to assist with the costs of studying overseas.

Application Deadlines

For full consideration, students must submit all supporting documents (typically an essay, transcripts, 1-2 recommendations, and copy of passport) before or by the application deadline.  Popular programs fill quickly, often before the deadline. To ensure a place in a program, apply early.

As soon as a student submits an online application, a My Study Abroad account is created. Applicants should consult this page often to check on the status of the application.

Program Application Deadline
Most Fall Semester Programs Mar 1
Most Spring Semester Programs Sep 15

Returnees Information

Click below to search for Purdue students who have participated in this program and are willing to be contacted.  If you get no results, you can use the search form to find people who studied in the country you are interested in.


The websites listed below contain information about this program. The accuracy of information at external sites cannot be guaranteed.

For more information on this program, please contact the Study Abroad Office by phone (765) 494-2383 or email