License in Economics and Management

Domain: Cultures, territories and plural societies in the Indian Ocean

Course: Economy

ECTS credits


level of studies
at the end of training

Baccalaureate +3

Teaching locations

Saint-Denis – Moufia Campus
Le Tampon – Le Tampon Campus

Type of training : Licence

Training regime: Initial formation

Training summary

The Bachelor of Economics and Management is built on lessons that allow students to:

  • understand the characteristics and functioning of contemporary economies

  • acquire the essential skills to integrate different branches of activity (banking, expertise, etc.)

  • continue their studies in the second cycle.

Training aims

Providing graduates with a solid base of skills in economics and management as well as a general culture and intellectual training allowing them to then access without difficulty the training offered at Master's level. From the point of view of professionalization, students have the possibility of going on an internship. The skills acquired in accounting, IT and statistics can be directly used in a business or public administration context.
Mobility abroad for a semester or two is encouraged thanks to the numerous mobility programs offered by the University of La Réunion and through bonus points.

Advantages of the training

Students in License 2 and License 3 have the possibility of integrating the Ambition University Diploma (DU) based on their results from the 1st or 2nd year of the License. This DU is designed to constantly encourage students to develop and enhance their potential to put them in a position to succeed in the most difficult courses after their Bachelor's degree: joining a Master's degree of their choice or a Preparation course for category A competitive exams and A+.

Targeted skills

  • Ability to collect, diagnose and interpret, independently and critically, information relating to economics, management and economic and social reality.

  • Understanding and putting into perspective the reasoning of economic analysis by mobilizing an analytical approach based on a mastery of mathematical and statistical bases and by calling in particular on the history of facts and economic theories.

Sheet of the National Directory of Professional Certifications (RNCP)

Summary of lessons by course

License 1: general principles of economics, general principles of management, mathematics, university support and methodology, English, general accounting, introduction to macroeconomics, introduction to microeconomics, mathematics for economics and management, descriptive statistics for economics and management.

License 2: management accounting, monetary economics, closed macroeconomics, mathematics for economics and management, microeconomics 1, English, Computer science for economics and management, corporate finance, open macroeconomics, mathematics for economics and management, microeconomics 2, probability and statistics for economics and management.

License 3: international trade, history of economic thought, introduction to game theory, applied macrodynamics, inferential statistics, economy of Reunion, international monetary economics, administrative law, sociology of organizations, algorithms and programming, English, digital tools, professional development and integration, data analysis, economic growth, econometrics, public economics, in-depth microeconomics, financial diagnosis, economics of natural resources and the environment, labor law, international institutions, internship.


Non-obligatory internship in License 2

Specific devices

  •   License 1 Economics and management – ​​Individualized course 1:

o As part of this individualized course, the first year of the Bachelor's degree is carried out in the classic way in one year

  • License 1 Economics and management – ​​Individualized course 2:

o As part of this individualized course, the first year of the Bachelor's degree is also completed in one year. The particularity of this course consists in the fact that methodological support is added to the lessons. Methodological support is mandatory and takes place throughout the year. Several techniques are presented to students in order to be able to implement good university working methods as early as possible.

  • License 1 Economics and management – ​​Individualized course 3:

o As part of this individualized course, the first year of the degree is completed over two years. This path is planned to allow students who need it to reduce the workload per year. The lessons of the first year of the Bachelor's degree are therefore spread over two years rather than just one.

  • License 1 Economics and management – ​​Health access (License in Health access - L.AS):

o Students on this course are intended to follow the courses of the Bachelor of Economics and Management as well as courses in health offered by the UFR Santé of the University of Reunion.

o Students registered in the Health Access course are intended to apply for the entrance exams to the studies of Medicine, Midwifery, Odontology and Pharmacy.

Conditions of access to training

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Continuing Studies

The student who has obtained his License 3 can continue his university course by:
- Master of Applied Economics (EA)
- Master EA preparatory class course for category A and A+ civil service competitions
- Master's degree in Money, Banking, Finance, Insurance (MBFA) professional and small business client advisor course (alternating) or banking and financial career path or expert client advisor course
- Master Economics
- Masters at Sciences Po. Paris

Career opportunities

Private sector, public administration or civil service competition, teaching in Local Public Education Establishments (EPLE).

  • Responsible for economic, commercial or statistical studies

  • Responsible business

  • Assistant management controller

  • Assistant financial advisor

  • SME-SMI management assistant

  • Assistant project manager

  • Investigator

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