ESG Rennes is a research-based business school distinguished by its global outlook, international student body, and international faculty. 85% of the faculty come from outside of France. The school's mission statement is "to prepare, through education and research, innovative and responsible managers to perform in a global environment". The majority of courses are taught in English. 

Location

ESG School of Business is located in Rennes, the tength-largest city in France with the eighth-largest university campus. Rennes has a long history due to its geographical location at the junction of two major rivers. The city is famous for its medieval houses and grand Rennes Cathedral. A five hour train ride to the east will take you to Paris. More information about the ESG Rennes campus location.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 3.0 or above cumulative GPA**
  • Your major OR minor must be one of the following: Business
  • Although CI students do not need to have French language units to be eligible to apply, students who are accepted must take a French Language course at ESG Rennes School of Business during their study abroad semester.

**Students with a cumulative GPA below the stated GPA will be considered when special circumstances exist. Please contact the Study Abroad Advisor at international@csuci.edu for more info. 

Application Documents

Before beginning the application please read the 1-Semester Exchange Application Process (PDF, 448KB)  worksheet.

Upon Acceptance Required Paperwork

  • International CSU Healthlink Coverage (i.e. must be covered for the entire duration of the study abroad program). Your admittance status is dependent on the purchase of the CSU Healthlink Insurance.