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M2 Business and market economics | Corporate risk, quality and performance management (MRQP) course


Teaching method: Initial training, Continuing training or sandwich course

Location : Aix-en-Provence

Type of degree: Master's

Length of studies: 2 years

Exit level: Bac+5

Language(s) : French

Department : Logistics, Organization and International Trade

  • Objectives

    The Risk, Quality and Business Performance Management (MRQP) stream of the Master's degree in Business and Market Economics aims to train managers in the methods, techniques and tools of quality and risk management, with a view to improving business performance. The course is not sector-specific, as it is designed to provide training that can be applied to all companies and organizations that have to deal with the quality, risk and safety issues that are becoming a major preoccupation today.

    On completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Help implement and maintain a Quality Safety Environment policy;
    • Support a risk management approach;
    • Support a certification process;
    • Contribute to corporate performance management;
    • Coordinate a project approach;
    • Communicate orally and in writing in English.
  • Teaching

    Master 2 EEM Risk, Quality and Performance Management (MRQP) (60 credits)

    • Semester 3 M2 EEM Risk, Quality and Performance Management (MRQP) (30 credits)
    • English (3 credits)
    • Risk Management (12 credits)
      • Global approach to hazard science
      • Risk management
      • Operational safety
      • Sectoral approaches to risk
    • Quality (9 credits)
      • Integrated management systems
      • Quality safety environment (QSE)
      • Quality management
    • Project management (3 credits)
    • Crisis management and communication (3 credits)
    • Semester 4 M2 EEM Risk, Quality and Performance Management (MRQP) (30 credits)
    • English (3 credits)
    • Lean (3 credits)
    • Business Continuity System (3 credits)
    • Performance management (3 credits)
    • Work placement (18 credits)
      • Internship or work-study assignment and dissertation
      • Group project
  • Admission - Second year

    Who can apply?

    Any student who has completed one year of the Master's program (60 ects).

    How to apply?

    Apply at the time of admissions on the dedicated platform.

  • Practical information

    Internships and projects are an important part of the curriculum. A long internship of 4 to 6 months is compulsory in semester 4, and leads to the writing of a professional thesis. A project organized throughout the year puts students in the position of having to respond to a request from a professional partner.

    The Master's program takes a skills-based approach, emphasizing innovative teaching methods, a variety of real-life situations involving tried-and-tested methods, team dynamics and the mobilization of individual knowledge and know-how.

    This course is available in :

    • Initial training
    • Continuing education
    • Work-study training
    • Professional training contract
  • What next?

    Career opportunities

    Graduates will be able to apply for jobs in :

    • In quality , as: Quality Correspondent; Quality Manager, Quality Assurance Manager; QSE Manager; Quality System Engineer; Quality Project Manager; QSE Consultant;
    • In project teams, as: Project manager; Project manager;
    • In risk management as: Risk manager; Risk officer.

    The course provides students with recognized methods and operational skills enabling them to tackle a wide range of professional situations in the field of risk and quality management.

    The professional orientation of the program does not exclude the possibility of continuing studies in specialized masters or doctoral programs, notably through CIFRE or regional grants.


Education Manager

Nathalie Audrey

Administrative Manager

Gestionnaire administrative MIND Aix-en-Provence