The Distribution and Customer Relations track is open to students who have completed a BAC+4 degree (four-year university degree worth 240 ECTS credits), or the equivalent from a university or institution of institution of higher education.
They might have already studied management at university, or be graduates of a management school or one of many scientific disciplines.
Students should have an excellent level of English and 12 months' professional experience (in the form of a gap year, an apprenticeship, etc.)
Candidate career goals should be consistent with the objectives of the Distribution and Customer Relations program.
The Distribution and Customer Relations track also welcomes students with VAE (accreditation of prior experiential learning).
Process for students taking a gap year in the Master's in Marketing & Strategy at Université Paris Dauphine-PSL
Students who have completed the first year of the Master's Degree have priority and are registered before outside candidates in the same way as those applying to the other five second-year tracks in the Master's in Marketing and Strategy:
- Step 1: Early January: candidates submit their top three choices along with their application dossier, which must include a three-minute video, to a dedicated platform.
- Step 2: Program directors debate the first choices.
- Step 3: Oral interview with three committee members for students not selected for their first choice. Profiling interview to help ascertain the right assignment and answer questions.
- Step 4: Late January: confirmation of decision sent by mail
- Step 5: Registration on MyCandidature
Process for other students:
Other students follow these steps and apply on the platform after Dauphine students have been selected, based on the number of spaces remaining.
The application dossier should include a detailed CV, a transcript detailing grades from high school and the first four years of college, a cover letter, and an essay about an assigned topic. At least 12 months' work experience (gap year, apprenticeship etc.) required.
Applications can only be submitted through the online MyCandidature platform.
Registration fees at Dauphine are established according to the different systems (national laws, tax household income, etc.).
Funding packages are offered to Master's degree students in association with the CROUS, the Dauphine Foundation and corporations.
Funding through work-study programs.
Some Master's degree programs offer work-study training. Students are then paid and their tuition fees covered by the host company.