University Savoie Mont Blanc

The University of Savoie Mont Blanc (USMB) is a middle-sized university, with an attractive location between lakes and mountains, and on the border of Switzerland and Italy. Be one of the students to enjoy quality education and breath-taking settings.

Information about the university

The University is composed of three campuses in different locations: Annecy-le-Vieux, Bourget-du-Lac and Jacob-Bellecombette. It comprises about 15000 students and is divided into 7 faculties and 19 research centres. The University of Savoie Mont Blanc is renowned for its research driven orientation: it operates in fields such as mechatronics, tourism, energy and its collaboration with prominent national and international research facilities such as the CNRS, INRA, CEA, and CERN.

UiS has an Erasmus agreement with USMB within Business and Administration.

Language of instruction

English and French

GPA requirements

No GPA requirements

Total number of exchange places

12 for Bachelor students in Business & Administration.

Tuition fee

Student doing exchange within Erasmus+ are exempted from tuition fees.


Erasmus+-grant in combination with loan and grant from Lånekassen for eligible students.

Academic year

Autumn semester: Late August – Late December

Spring semester: January – May/June

How to find subjects

Credits abroad

30 ECTS = 30 studiepoeng


Students can be offered an accommodation through the University. Here you can find more information about housing.


Norwegian students do not need to apply for visa when travelling to Europe. Students who do not hold Norwegian citizenship must check themselves if they need to apply for Visa.

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