Training in Lille for the jobs of tomorrow

At the beginning of the September 2022 academic year, 3 new Higher Education Establishments opened their doors in Lille: ESCEN, Webtech Institute and Bachelor Institute. Already established in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux, these schools specialize in commerce, digital and technology. It should be noted that they are also members of the NEXT U Group. Hence their installation in the EuraTechnologies district in Lille, within the 500 m2 campus of the said group!

“For this new establishment in France, we had the choice of the city. It was Lille that revealed the most favorable potential for the professional integration of our graduates, whether in e-commerce, web marketing professions or computer/mobile development. We are also closing partnerships with several companies in the metropolitan region of Lille. Young people from Hauts-de-France will be able to follow quality training and start their professional life in the Region”.says Pierre Grege, Director of the NEXT U Group.

After the entrance exam, no less than 80 young students will attend courses at ESCEN, Webtech Institute and Bachelor Institute, in 2022-2023. Go to these 3 new Lille schools!

ESCEN: digital trade and economy

ESCEN – Escola Superior de Comércio e Economia Digital – offers 5-year courses leading to a Master in digital strategy (RNCP level 7). Graduates become web marketing director, digital strategy manager, business creator, business unit manager… It should be noted that each ESCEN student spends between 4 and 6 months a year in a company through internships or work programs- study. After 5 years, all graduates are fully operational and adapt easily to employment (96% job integration).

Webtech Institute: International IT

The Webtech Institute prepares students for jobs related to new technologies (connected objects, drones, AI, 3D printing) and computer programming. At the end of the 3-year course, young people obtain a bachelor’s degree in Web&Tech (RNCP level 6); after 5 years, Manager of innovative projects (RNCP level 7). Graduates work as Data Manager and Full Stack Developer or Technology Project Manager.

Bachelor Institute: management in 3 years

The Bachelor Institute offers training over 3 years and issues a diploma registered with the RNCP (level 6): RM2C – Marketing and customer experience manager. In the 3rd year, each young person chooses the specialty of their choice: digital communication, e-gaming, tourism, luxury, business development, sports management, events and wine trade. Graduates can continue in the Master’s cycle or enter professional life as a Manager. They can also continue their studies within the Next U Group, choosing Magnum Institute (wine and spirits professions) or Atlas (sustainable and adventure tourism professions).

Euratechnologies: a privileged environment for students

By establishing its new campus in the heart of the Euratechnologies district, NEXT U Group offers its students the opportunity to evolve in an ideal environment. Remember that EuraTechnologies is the Center of Excellence and Innovation dedicated to digital technology in the European metropolis of Lille. This activity center brings together and brings together digital players (startups, VSEs, SMEs, ETIs, large French and foreign companies such as IBM, Capgemini, Microsoft), players from the research world (INRIA, CEA Tech, CITC), Higher Education and economic actors in the field of new technologies (FrenchTech Lille). Future-oriented opportunities, therefore, for the professions of tomorrow!

In Lille as in France, NEXT U has many partner companies. Among them, we can mention: Village by CA (Crédit Agricole), La French Tech, Decathlon, Ubisoft, Nord Capital and Wine Tech.

Photo credit: Twitter / @euratechnologie

Are you interested in ESCEN? Visit the school’s dedicated page to find out more!

School website ESCEN – International & Digital Business School

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