Toulouse Business School (master)

Master double degree program between SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Toulouse Business School – TBS (Toulouse, France)

This double degree program is available to full-time master students of SGH and TBS within the following study programs at SGH:

  • Management (zarządzanie) [in Polish]
  • International Business [in English]

as well as – at TBS:

  • Management.
Toulouse Business School

Toulouse Business School was founded in 1903 by the Toulouse Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The school is triple accredited by European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and Association of MBAs (AMBA) and is one of France’s prestigious “Grandes Écoles de Management”. The School has three campuses: main one in Toulouse, campus in Barcelona and campus in Casablanca which is offering executive studies.

Double degree students study in Toulouse campus

Program structure
  • The intended period of study for the MDDP is two years (4 semesters). 
  • Double degree students will spend their first year at their “home institution” and the second year at the “host institution”. 
  • Full information should be provided to the “host institution” on the courses that participants have taken at their “home institution” and vice versa.
  • Double degree students will have access to courses and enjoy the same rights and obligations and be subject to the same rules and regulations as the regular graduate students in the corresponding master study track of the “host institution”. They should have access at the “host institution” only for the parts of the study programme that will be carried out under the responsibility of the “host institution”.
Study plan
Master thesis
  • In addition to the mandatory coursework at both institutions, the double degree students are required to write a Master Thesis at SGH or Research Project at TBS, according to the following arrangements:
    • ​SGH students
      • Master Thesis at SGH [20 ECTS]​ ​ ​​OR
      • ​Management Internship undertaken in the sector of the chosen Professional Option [15 ECTS] + Research Project [15 ECTS]
    • TBS students:
      • Master Thesis at SGH [20 ECTS]
  • The language of the Master Thesis/ Research Project is English or French according to the student’s preference. In case of writing in French, student needs to prepare also a summary in English.
Admission criteria

The following guidelines apply to all students (SGH and TBS):

  • The double-degree exchange students will be:
  1. full-time TBS Master in Management students, having passed semester 1 and 2 of the Master 1 year credits and
  2. full-time SGH master degree students who have successfully completed the first year of the Master in Management or Master in International Business programme (acquiring 60 ECTS).
  • Any academic credit earned at the host institution must be transferred to the home institution in accordance with the home institution’s procedures.
  • The double-degree candidates must satisfy all admission requirements of the host institution, including language proficiency requirements and good knowledge at Bachelor level of Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Statistics. All double degree candidates must provide evidence of a satisfactory level of language proficiency according to the requirements of the Common European Framework (CEF):
  1. students from SGH as their home institution – English B2 (or higher) and French B2 (or higher) in case they choose the French track in Management at TBS,
  2. students from TBS as their home institution – English B2 (or higher, for example: CAE (C), TOEFL iBT 79, IELTS 6.0).
  • Double degree students must abide by all rules and regulations of the host institution.
  • ​According to the Rules and Regulations of selection for international programs and exchanges at SGH, all students accepted for double diploma programs are not allowed to apply for any other exchange or program that involves mobility abroad in the given academic year. It especially refers to Erasmus, PIM and bilateral exchanges and international programs like CEMS MIM.
Selection and Application


Documents required from the SGH candidates to double degree program include (all documents should be prepared in English):

  • Motivation letter addressed to Selection Commission to double degree program between Toulouse Business School and SGH Warsaw School of Economics (in English, max. 1 page)
  • Copy of the BA diploma
  • Official course transcript or diploma supplement with grades received (in English)
  • Document certifying fluency in English
  • First draft of the study program (preferred field of study/study path, list of academic interests, etc.) 

Application documents should be delivered to Agnieszka Kühnl-Kinel PhD by e-mail or sent by post to:

Agnieszka Kühnl-Kinel PhD
Centrum Współpracy Międzynarodowej
Szkoła Główna Handlowa w Warszawie
Al. Niepodległości 162
02-554 Warszawa



​France Alumni Pologne is a network for all alumni of French universities. The alumni of the Master Double Degree Program between SGH Warsaw School of Economics and Toulouse Business School are also eligible to register there and connect with other alumni of French HEIs.

Contacts at SGH Warsaw School of Economics:

Contacts at Toulouse Business School:

  • Naomi Lockley, e-mail:
    Head of International Mobility Bachelor and Master Programmes
    Toulouse Business School
    20 Boulevard Lascrosses – BP 7010
    31070 TOULOUSE Cedex 7
    Tél : +33 (0)5 61 29 49 78; Fax : +33 (0)5 61 29 47 92