ESDES Business School

ESDES Lyon Summer School

Lyon, France

Important Information

Program Dates

3 weeks in July - 2024 dates TBA


€2,800 (approx. CAD 4,150) for 2023

Language of Instruction

Fully in English with French as a foreign language classes

Course Credit

MGT 3xxx

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ESDES Summer School


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About the Program

Experience the rich culture of Lyon, the gastronomical capital of France - attend a music festival in an ancient Roman theatre, visit Lyon's lively bars and restaurants, tour historical sites, and meet students from around the world! You will also work on a business case for a real corporate company, giving you valuable international experience for your resume while experiencing student life in Lyon.

There are no classes on Bastille Day long weekend, so you can choose to travel to Paris, the French Riveria, Switzerland or major European cities all located less than 2 hours away from Lyon!


Included in Program Fee

The fee of €2,800 (approx. CAD 4,150) for 2023 includes lectures, accommodations, and activities/field trips.

Not Included in Program Fee

The program fee does not include U of L tuition for the course, travel between Canada and France, or other living/personal expenses such as food.

Global Skills Opportunity Funding

Domestic undergraduate students who participate in this summer program will receive up to $5,000 through the Global Skills Opportunity Award.

Target students: up to $5,000

All other eligible students: up to $1,500

Application Process

  1. Attend an upcoming info session.
  2. Apply to the summer exchange program on MyExperience under Campus Programs.
  3. We will review applications after the February 15 deadline and contact you with steps to apply to the partner if you are accepted.

Email with any questions about the program or application process.