Institut d’Etudes Supérieures des Arts (IESA)

Institut d’Etudes Supérieures des Arts (IESA)

Institut d’Etudes Supérieures des Arts (IESA) is an international art school in Paris, its international expansion began nearly 17 years ago with the organization of international conferences and study trips, the invitation of foreign professors, and the opening of IESA offices abroad.  Since then, they have always strived to provide international opportunities for our students, preparing them for careers in an increasingly international industry.

Institut d’Etudes Supérieures des Arts (IESA) has now offices and programs in the UK and in China. Our decision to provide intensive ESL classes and English-language programs is part of this global objective. Our institution also provides and encourages international opportunities for our students, from Erasmus programs, or cultural exchanges to internships abroad. IESA also welcomes every year around14% foreign students. 

History: 

IESA, founded in 1985 by Françoise and Jean-Marie Schmitt, It is a private educational group based in Paris, France.  It has been officially recognized by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication since 1998.

IESA Programs:

  • Programs for Students:
  1. In the “Art Market and Expertise” department: undergraduate program, master’s level programs (including 2 MAs), and postgraduate programs (including 1 MBA).
  2. In the “Cultural Events Management” department: undergraduate program, masters level program, and postgraduate programs (including 1 MBA).
  3. In the “Multimedia and new technologies” department: undergraduate program, masters-level program.
  • Programs for Adults:
  1. In the “Art Market and Expertise” department: postgraduate programs, MBA, the certificate program in “Expert Consultant in Cultural Goods and Services,” classes, and specialized seminars.
  2. In the “Cultural Events Management” department: MBA, the certificate program in “Administrator of Cultural Projects,” various training modules, classes and specialized seminars.
  3. In the “Multimedia and new technologies” department: postgraduate programs, classes, and specialized seminars.
  4. Finally, IESA offers evening classes and conferences open to the general public.

Distance Learning Courses:

  • Arts, Design & Architecture
  • Business & Management

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