EDHEC Events 

In EDHEC, there are two types of Events : those which are happening several times all along the school year and those which are taking place only one time. Every sunday you will receive from Open Up a newsletters with all the events coming in the following week so that you stay tuned of the EDHEC life. Here is a sneak peak:



Regular events

→ SMAT : Monthly Party.

Every month, the BDE (Student Union) organizes a huge party for the EDHEC Students. Theme parties, free drinks and music are waiting for you ! To have access to this, you will need to subscribe to the BDE ! Luna, an Open up Member will explain you everything about that.

→ “La Boucle”

Just before the SMAT party, people are going in the Auditorium to watch "La Boucle", an epic video mix of all EDHEC Events that happened during the last months, filmed and editted by ETNA.


→ Meltin’Potes

One each semester, Open Up organizes a big party in a club that gather all erasmus in Lille from different schools! A memorable night where you meet people, sing, sweat and dance with the music vibes.

→ Wine Tasting

Dionysos, the oenological association, organises all year long wine tasting on the campus after school ! Cheap prices, awesome presentations, good wines..

→ Cooking classes

You've always wanted to learn how to cook to impress your friends or only by greed , but you've ever managed to ? Gourm'EDHEC is here to save you ! The world specialties will no longer be a secret for you

→ Case cracking

The EDHEC Consulting Club focuses on case analysis, knowledge sharing, and networking. For that, they organize ‘’case cracking“ methodology sessions, but also interview simulations, and talks with consultants to increase our knowledge and to help EDHEC students reach their targets. Good way to practice!


Unique events

→ IA Days

Open Up organizes a week-end on the seaside to allow exchange students to meet, chill, enjoy different activities and party together. An unforgettable weekend right at the start of your EDHEC life!

Date : 2nd and 3rd September


→ EDHEC Welcome Week

At the beginning of the scholar year, the BDE organizes daily events such as afterwork, beerpong… in order for the new EDHEC students to meet. Let the festivity begin!

Date : from the 26th of August to the 8th of September


→ Le Père Noël est-il un rocker?

Le Perno (members of the following organizations : Adlib and VLV!) organizes a festival in Lille, real musical rendez-vous with an original and international line-up where you can only enjoy yourself! Moreover, it has an original and charitable concept : one ticket bought is equivalent to one toy bought that will then be offered by the organization to underprivileged kids of Lille.

Date : from the 14th to the 18th of November

→ La Course Croisière Edhec (CCE)

La CCE organizes the EDHEC sailing cup, an international student event that draws more than 2,500 people every year to compete in high-level sport events, whether on sea, land or sand, and enjoy the mythical evenings under the big marquee. An event to live in your student life for sure!

Date : unknown for the moment - 2nd semester


OJO organizes a sporting week-end around a competition between the top 7 French business school! For a couple of days, the pulse of  EDHEC campus beats to the rhythm of competition and year groups songs.

Date : unknown for the moment - 2nd semester

→ La distri du Ch’ti

For a weekend, Le Ch’ti delivers the city guide they built on their own during the year : from restaurants, bar, to spa or shops, you will find the good addresses in the city! The delivery is generally in the city center and you have free access to miscellaneous activities.

Date : unknown for the moment - 2nd semester

→ L’Aventuraid

For a weekend, Raid Edhec organizes a trek in a wooded ground . It often combines trail, mountain bike, canoe-kayak, archery, and orienteering. A sportive and funny weekend with fresh air!

Date : unknown for the moment - 2nd semester

→ La Cruz

Club Voile Edhec organizes a regatta for a week, a very chilling students event. The program : sea, boat & sun.

Organized by Club Voile Edhec

Date : unknown for the moment - 2nd semester

FYI, this list is non-exhaustive. You want to know more and be aware of all the EDHEC events? Just ask the Open Up Team. Moreover, don’t hesitate to like the organizations’ facebook page so that you can stay directly tuned!