KEDGE Business School

MVS - Wine and Spirits Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
  • Tuition Fee
    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
We aim at offering a programme in the front line of current issues in the global wine and spirits industry. Allying theory and practical cases, our ambition is to create adaptable managers and provide them with a clear vision of the international scope and specificities of the industry. This MVS - Wine and Spirits Management programme is delivered by KEDGE Business School.


Growing international competition, the concentration of the market main actors, the emergence of highly competitive producing regions, changes in wine and spirits consumption, new methods of distribution, a wine industry still facing overproduction in the years to come, require increasingly high levels of professionalism from its leaders.

Designed by international experts both in management and in the knowledge of wine and spirits, the programme perfectly meets the current industry needs. This MVS - Wine and Spirits Management programme is delivered by KEDGE Business School.

  • Learning by Doing
  • Getting Involved in a Wine and Spirits Management Project
  • Study Trip in the Vineyards
  • A Partnership With Recognised Institutions
  • An International Programme
Develop Dual Competencies
  • Management
  • Knowledge of Wine and Spirits

The MSc in Wine & Spirits Management offers career opportunities, in France and abroad, in sales, marketing, communication, consulting, purchasing:

  • Sales manager
  • Export manager
  • Import manager
  • International development manager
  • Sales & marketing director
  • Consultant in wine and spirits business
  • Wine tourism director
  • Category manager
  • Community manager


AMBA, AACSB & EQUIS accredited.

Programme Structure

Semesters 1 & 2

All courses deal with wine and spirits specificities and are internationally oriented.

  • WS Strategic Marketing
  • Main trends in WS Marketing
  • Negotiation and sales techniques
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Law
  • WS Economics
  • HR Management
  • Distribution channels, Supply Chain and Operations Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Knowledge of wine and spirits (WSET ® Level 3 Award in Wines)
Semester 3

The ‘French Touch Tour’ is an exploration of French know-how, history and culture.

International Internship

Thesis: The thesis is a research project, conducted with the support of an academic supervisor. The written report and its oral presentation contribute to one third of the final grade to obtain the MSc degree.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    You can apply online throughout the year. Admission sessions are regularly organised. International students should also apply at the earliest possible moment.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • CV
  • Copy of your passport
  • Highest degree certification
  • Certificate of achievement or transcript of your current studies
  • TOEFL IBT >= 90 / TOEIC >= 780 /  IELTS >= 6.5 or equivalent Except for students who have studied in English abroad (at least 2 years)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14000 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.

30 months MSc - €22500

Living costs for Bordeaux

750 - 1,050 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


At KEDGE Business School, we strongly believe that students shouldn’t abandon their Education projects because of funding concerns. That is why we have launched a financial support plan aimed specifically to help international students.

4 types of scholarships are available:
  • Early Bird Waiver
  • Distinction scholarship
  • Achievement scholarship
  • Outstanding student trophy

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.