I haven’t graduated my Bachelor’s degree yet, can I apply ?
Yes. If you graduate at the end of the academic year only, you can apply provided that :
1/ you provide us with a provisional certificate of graduation as quickly as possible,
2/ you upload your Bachelor’s degree certificate as soon as you get it (it may be after June).
I do not have any experience in the wine field, can I apply ?
Yes but you will be asked to demonstrate interest for the wine profession
My level in English is not the level required. Can I apply?
Yes, you can apply. Your level in English will be assessed during the individual interview and, in case your application is positively considered, you will be asked to provide an official English certificate no later than 15th June.
In the meantime, we strongly recommend you to find appropriate solutions to learn English.
How do candidates apply ?
Connect to OLAGE (« apply » ) and follow instructions to apply online.
What is the cost of the Master ?
The 2018/2019 scholar fees are 4 800 € for European students and 8 800 € for non European students. These fees do not include health insurance, living expenses (housing, food, phone, …) and travel costs between universities.
How can I find accommodation in partner universities ?
Our local university partners help students find housing in their country for the duration of their study stay.
What is the language used in class?
The lectures are given in English.
Can I contact alumni ?
On the alumni page you can contact alumni directly from your country.
Which king of job could I get after my Master ?
Here are some examples :
Sommelier Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
Israel-China Wine Association Manager at China Alliance Institute
Export Manager – Champagne Lallier
PhD student Institut de Biologie Agricole de Mendoza
Sales and Marketing Director Finewines Company Ltd
Wine consultant The Hungarian Hedonist, Bagi Family Winery
Assistant Winemaker (Red) at Nederburg, Distell
Junior Account Manager chez Sopexa Benelux
Deputy General Manager at Awash winery
Export manager (Eastern Europe) Bucher Vaslin
PhD student Agrisystem at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Gerente Comercial – Director Enológico Toneleria Nadalié Sudamérica-ENOVINA,
Engineer in oenology
Founder/Manager chez Wine Civilization
Project Manager at OM Nielsen Vinimport
Wine negotiator at Quatuor Transactions
Export Marketing Manager Northern Europe at Inter Rhône
Area Manager at Nomacorc / Martin Vialatte
Area manager at Castel
Manager of the Boutique et tourisme vigneron chez Château de l’Aumérade
Wine bar manager in Angers
Sales representative IDF – Champagnes & Vins Fins chez CVBG
Sales manager, Xavier Vins chez Xavier Vins
Export Manager at Domaine Zind Humbrecht
International Sales and Marketing coordinator Tonnellerie Loureiro
Winemaker at Le Miccine
Project Manager in the Brand Education department. Moet&Chandon, Dom Pérignon.
Manager of FENOLIA – wine Exports
Export Marketing Assistant
International Brand Education Manager (Moët & Chandon, Dom Perignon, Mercier)
Project Director, North & South American market specialist chez Adhesion Group – Wine & Spirits division
Brand ambassador / Sales person
Wine sales development and Merchandising manager at SYSTEME U
Wine producer, Château Gros Moulin
Wien sales technician at Pépinières Mercier Frères
Export manager at François Lurton
Fine wine sales at Caveau de la Tour
Export Manager Louis Latour
Oenotourism and direct sales.
Senior Sales Representative BAK AMBALAJ
Marketing Manager MGM Mondo del Vino
Oenologist Terres des Amoureuses, Rhône, France.
Co-Founder at Evino
Exports Manager at Wines Tree
Wine & Spirits Business Development Manager chez Avery Dennison (Rodange)
Vine and wine technical manager at AdVini
Sales person / Assistant oenologist at Vignoble Mourat
DIRECTOR DE EXPLOTACIÓN – REMELLURI
Marketing manager BU Ruminant ELANCO UK & IRLAND
Sales manager at Vignobles Lacoste, Engineer Assistant at French National Institute of Agricultural Research
Training and communication manager at PERFORMATHYS
International wine trade consultant Adhesion group
Journalist in La Vigne.
Cellar assistant at Vigneron Propriétés Associés
Vine growing advisor/ ADAR Médoc Manager
Vine growing advisor.
Wine purchasing / Vins du Monde LAVINA
Export Area Manager
Lecturer at Chulalongkorn University
Œnologist Domaine Malavieille
Sales Manager – Uni Wine
Wine engineer and sales technician at LITOV OENOLOGIE
Vine growing Solution Developer at Vivelys
Asistente Tecnico-administrativo en Cooperación italiana
After my 2 year Master which degree will I obtain ?
If you satisfy requirements for graduation you will obtain a « Diplôme National de Master domaine STS, mention “sciences et technologies de l’agriculture, de l’alimentation et de l’environnement” – Parcours : viticulture, oenologie, vigne-vin terroir management «
Regarding your study program and credits validated with our university partners you can also obtain a double degree. See our « Degrees » page.
Can I work during the Master ?
The Law allows you to work (but it is limited for international students with a student visa) but you will probably find it difficult to work outside of classes. However, during holidays you are free to work.
Will I be able to apply for a PhD after Master ?
Yes, each year, one or two students continue with doctoral studies in France or in another country.