IE Business School

Academic Credit Value

How many credits are there per module (course)?
Courses are determined by the number of sessions. They are typically 5, 12 or 20 sessions.
How many classroom hours are there in each module (course)?
Each session consists of 1.5 classroom hours.
Are there a set number of hours tied to each credit?
A 5-sessions class has 7.5 classroom hours.
A 12-sessions class has 18 classroom hours.
A 20-sessions class has 30 classroom hours.
What is the maximum, minimum and average number of modules/credits/hours that an exchange student can/usually takes in the fall?

The maximum course load is 140 sessions.
The minimum course load is 108 sessions.

Course Offerings

Fall 2015
Course List (General Reference)
Fall 2011
Course List
Fall 2010
Course List
Fall 2009
Course List
Fall 2008 Course List


Exchange Period