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HEC Paris School of Management

Location HEC Paris, Paris France
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# 10

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18

Postgraduate programs
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Available

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Throughout its 130 years of history, HEC Paris School of Management has continually attracted a special kind of individual: talented, innovative, entrepreneurial, ambitious and open-minded. HEC trains the world leaders of tomorrow.

Located just outside of Paris, the HEC campus provides a balance between academic immersion and cultural diversity with 95 nationalities on site. The school has earned international acclaim for its unique range of programs, groundbreaking research, and outstanding student body.

World-class research - conducted by the faculty of 140 permanent professors (64% of non-French) - has not only cemented our strong reputation but will continue to serve as the driving force of our development.

HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of programs: 

Master in Management – Grande Ecole program: leader in Europe for several years, the Grande Ecole program recruits students with little or no professional experience through a rigorous admissions process, and guides them towards top careers in management.

Master’s Program -Specialized Masters- are designed for students at postgraduate level who want to acquire high-level expertise and professional know-how in their chosen specialization. They are aimed at students with little or no professional experience, who already hold a bachelor’s degree from a university in France or abroad.

MBA program: custom-designed for young managers with 6 years work experience on average, the MBA is a highly selective program which enhances their leadership potential to boost and change their career paths.

Summer School Programs: HEC Paris offers several, intensive two-week programs during the months of June and July. The summer experience leads to the award of academic credit and a certificate of completion. 

PhD program: Built on a strategy of excellence, the HEC PhD Program in Management aims to attract students with the highest level of academic ambition. Our mission is to prepare them for a career in research and academia in a top business school or research university around the world. The hallmarks of our program are intensive coursework, close supervision, and full immersion in the school’s research activities.

HEC Paris offers unique learning opportunities for managers and executives:
TRIUM Global Executive MBA in partnership with New York University, Stern School of Business (NYU Stern) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
HEC Executive MBA, offers 8 tracks in 5 locations (EMBA France, EMBA St. Petersburg, EMBA China Beijing /Shanghai, EMBA Doha) and 8 Majors
HEC Executive Masters: HEC Oxford Consulting and Coaching for Change and Executive Masters in French. 
Open-enrollment and custom programs as well as tailor-made coaching services.

The HEC Paris Alumni network is among the largest in Europe with 68,000 Alumni based in 127 countries. The HEC Paris alumni network promotes global awareness of the HEC Paris name and supports HEC Paris' future development.

Throughout its 130 years of history, HEC Paris School of Management has continually attracted a special kind of individual: talented, innovative, entrepreneurial, ambitious and open-minded. HEC trains the world leaders of tomorrow.

Located just outside of Paris, the HEC campus provides a balance between academic immersion and cultural diversity with 95 nationalities on site. The school has earned international acclaim for its unique range of programs, groundbreaking research, and outstanding student body.

World-class research - conducted by the faculty of 140 permanent professors (64% of non-French) - has not only cemented our strong reputation but will continue to serve as the driving force of our development.

HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of programs: 

Master in Management – Grande Ecole program: leader in Europe for several years, the Grande Ecole program recruits students with little or no professional experience through a rigorous admissions process, and guides them towards top careers in management.

Master’s Program -Specialized Masters- are designed for students at postgraduate level who want to acquire high-level expertise and professional know-how in their chosen specialization. They are aimed at students with little or no professional experience, who already hold a bachelor’s degree from a university in France or abroad.

MBA program: custom-designed for young managers with 6 years work experience on average, the MBA is a highly selective program which enhances their leadership potential to boost and change their career paths.

Summer School Programs: HEC Paris offers several, intensive two-week programs during the months of June and July. The summer experience leads to the award of academic credit and a certificate of completion. 

PhD program: Built on a strategy of excellence, the HEC PhD Program in Management aims to attract students with the highest level of academic ambition. Our mission is to prepare them for a career in research and academia in a top business school or research university around the world. The hallmarks of our program are intensive coursework, close supervision, and full immersion in the school’s research activities.

HEC Paris offers unique learning opportunities for managers and executives:
TRIUM Global Executive MBA in partnership with New York University, Stern School of Business (NYU Stern) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
HEC Executive MBA, offers 8 tracks in 5 locations (EMBA France, EMBA St. Petersburg, EMBA China Beijing /Shanghai, EMBA Doha) and 8 Majors
HEC Executive Masters: HEC Oxford Consulting and Coaching for Change and Executive Masters in French. 
Open-enrollment and custom programs as well as tailor-made coaching services.

The HEC Paris Alumni network is among the largest in Europe with 68,000 Alumni based in 127 countries. The HEC Paris alumni network promotes global awareness of the HEC Paris name and supports HEC Paris' future development.

University information

Our masters programs welcomes high potential students and recent graduates from around the world. A first selection is based on the evaluation of all the application materials. Pre-selected students are then invited to a challenging interview (on Skype or on campus).

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How to apply?

Apply online here 


Supporting documents to be up-loaded before the application deadline:

  • Degree certificate(s) or current enrollment certificate
  • All official academic transcripts obtained in a higher education institution (exchange programs included) with official GPA
  • Résumé (CV)
  • GMAT or GRE or TAGE MAGE official test score report
  • English language proficiency test score report: TOEFL or TOEIC (Bridge or Listening and Reading or Speaking and Writing) or IELTS or Cambridge
  • 2 completed online reference forms (at least one should be filled out by a professor)
  • Passport-style photo
  • Non-refundable application fee of €110.

IELTS - Masters

Minimum score

7

Maximum score

GMAT - Masters

Minimum score

690

Maximum score

TOEFL - Masters

Minimum score

100

Maximum score

The campus hosts six restaurants and bars for students and staff alike. The facilities are surrounded by the lush beauty of its woods, two lakes and numerous sporting fields. A contemporary arts center displays some of its collections in the HEC park and invites students to regular exhibitions.

Featuring state-of-the-art interactive learning spaces, HEC Paris facilities have been specifically designed to enhance project-based learning and group work. HEC also provides students with the possibility of perfecting their French or learning dozens of other idioms at its Language Resource Center.

On campus, you will also find a printing shop, an infirmary and an ecumenical center.

Student life

HEC Paris considers on-campus community and associative life to be one of the cornerstones of education. In many ways, it is an extension of the classroom experience. It encourages students to develop a sense of responsibility, as well as nurturing bold and creative minds.

There are as many clubs and associations as there are nationalities on the HEC campus, well over 100. The diversity and vibrancy of its clubs are truly astonishing.

Successfully fulfilling your professional ambitions is our primary concern. As you set out to achieve your professional goals, we are here to provide guidance and to connect you with the best opportunities from around the world.

25 000 Internships and permanent positions are on offer for you in our career resource center

300 Companies attend the annual career fairs and meetups organized on campus

50 Recruitment events take place, where you can discover a variety of sectors and professions: finance, consulting, fintec

100+ clubs to choose among, according to your areas of your interest. Find support and inspiration in open, sharing environments, with opportunities for leadership and entrepreneurship

50% of HEC Paris graduates find their jobs via the school’s career services

Rankings & ratings

QS WUR Ranking By Subject

  • 2015
    #=13
  • 2015
    #31
  • 2016
    #37
  • 2016
    #14
  • 2017
    #=39
  • 2017
    #12
  • 2017
    #55
  • 2018
    #36
  • 2018
    #12
  • 2018
    #=56
  • 2019
    #=55
  • 2019
    #11
  • 2019
    #17
  • 2020
    #19
  • 2020
    #9
  • 2020
    #43
  • 2021
    #20
  • 2021
    #9
  • 2021
    #=84
  • 2021
    #41
  • 2022
    #44
  • 2022
    #19
  • 2022
    #10
  • 2022
    #85

Ranking criteria

90.3
Overall
94.4
Academic Reputation
86.6
Employer Reputation
90.5
Citations per Paper
80.8
H-index Citations

Available programs

HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of programs: 

Master in Management – Grande Ecole program: leader in Europe for several years, the Grande Ecole program recruits students with little or no professional experience through a rigorous admissions process, and guides them towards top careers in management.

Master’s Program -Specialized Masters- are designed for students at postgraduate level who want to acquire high-level expertise and professional know-how in their chosen specialization. They are aimed at students with little or no professional experience, who already hold a bachelor’s degree from a university in France or abroad.

Summer School Programs: HEC Paris offers several, intensive two-week programs during the months of June and July. The summer experience leads to the award of academic credit and a certificate of completion. 

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