Medine - 100 years

Medine Education


Reflective of its diversification strategy, Medine Group envisioned and launched its Education Village in 2012 on its prime location at Pierrefonds, at crossroads of the west coast and other major towns.

Medine Education Village hosts a palette of highly-ranked tertiary institutions, opened to both local and international students, namely ESCP Europe* through a Specialised Master in Strategy and Organisation Consulting, VATEL and SUPINFO* International University in computer science engineering. ESSEC Business School is also operating as an executive education provider with a General Management programme. The concept is a unique one integrating education, research and innovation with a common strong commitment towards sustainability.

Geared up to pioneer the first integrated and international campus in Mauritius, Medine embarked on a new ambitious project in 2015, namely International Campus for Sustainable and Innovative Africa (ICSIA), designed to provide world-class education to Mauritian and African students through partnerships with elite institutions in view of building up African expertise.

ICSIA concept tags along core values: pluridisciplinarity, academic excellence, professionalisation, bilinguism, sustainability and innovation and commitment.

Elite institutions encompassed by ICSIA are:

  • Université Panthéon-Assas*
  • Ecole Centrale de Nantes*
  • Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Nantes*
  • Université Paris-Descartes
  • ESSEC Business School*
  • Ecole gastronomique Ferrandi
  • Institut Supérieur d'Interprètes et de Traducteurs (ISIT)


Université Pantheon-Assas, Ecole Centrale de Nantes and Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Nantes will kick off their respective Bachelor programmes in October 2016 while ESSEC Business School will launch its Global BBA in September 2017.


*programmes accredited by Tertiary Education Commission