Masters' programs - tomorrow is our business

About Choose your degree at HEC Paris

As a world-leading business school, HEC Paris offers a wide range of post-graduate programs in a variety of business areas. Whether you hold a Bachelor or a Master’s degree, at HEC Paris you can find the right diploma to fulfill your professional ambitions.

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The range of post-graduate programs at HEC Paris’ meet the expectations of highly demanding employers across the globe. Programs include a world-renowned 2-year master in management, dual degree Master’s programs with prestigious partner institutions as well as one-year specialized masters and MSc.

See our exhaustive list of Academic Programs.

Choose by area of study


Management is a diversified discipline at the crossroads of economics, finance, marketing, entrepreneurship but also law, innovation, tax strategy, affairs, etc.

While the Master in Management – Grande École program is the gateway to all the areas of study offered at HEC Paris, students can also choose to pursue a one-year program (MS or MSc) in order to specialize in a specific topic.

Management & Strategy

The Strategic Management curriculum is accessible both as a stand-alone MSc program and as a M2 specialization in the Master in Management- Grande École program.

  • M2M HEC - FGV : this double degree with FGV EAESP (Brazil) gives students a strong expertise in management and leadership, but also in BRIC countries.
  • M2M HEC - HKUST : this double degree with HKUST Business School (Hong Kong) provides students with a strong expertise in management and leadership, but also in Asia anc China in particular. 
  • M2M HEC - Yale : this double degree with Yale School of Management (United States) arms students with a strong expertise in management, leadership, business and society issues.
  • Master in Management & Innovation / Double Diplôme avec Technical University of Munich - School of Management : a unique combination of management and technology expertise, designed for high-potential students who aim to be the innovation managers of tomorrow.

General Management applied to specific sectors

  • MSc Sustainability and Social Innovation: designed for high-level students who want to become change makers, this program immerse the students in the concepts and practices of sustainability and social innovation. A vibrant think-tank dedicated to shape the world of tomorrow.
  • MS Management de Grands Projets (taught in French): this program equips students with all the key competencies necessary to manage projects in complex environments.
  • MS/MSc Médias, Art et Création (taught in French): this unique program opens the doors of cultural management thanks to a transversal approach as well as its close ties with the sectors of culture and creation.

All these curriculums are accessible both as MSc and as M2 specializations in the Master in Management – Grande École program:

Finance

These curriculums are accessible both as MSc and as M2 specializations in the Master in Management – Grande École program:

On top of that, a third M2 specialization in finance is available within the Master in Management – Grande École:

  • Corporate Financial Management: this specialization equips students with all the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a brilliant career in financial management, corporate finance, auditing and other financial functions.

Taught by first-class professors and professionals, all these programs open the doors towards brilliant careers in finance.

Marketing

  • MSc Marketing – Integrated Marketing for the Digital World: covering the various dimensions of today’s marketing and big data challenges, this program bring students not only strong operational skills but also a strategic outlook.

The MSc Marketing curriculum is accessible both as a MSc program and as a M2 specialization in the Master in Management- Grande École program.

Digital Business

  • MSc Data Science for Business: at the cutting edge of management and engineering, this double degree with École Polytechnique is an incomparable asset to students who want to lead today’s digital transformation.
  • Majeure Digital (M2) within the Master in Management – Grande École program: this specialization trains students to master two inseparable languages: management and technologies.

Entrepreneurship

HEC Paris strives to provide the best environment for entrepreneurs. Get to know more about entrepreneurship at HEC.

Economics

  • MSc Managerial & Financial Economics: intensive and selective, this program provides a pragmatic approach to economics that allows students to put into perspective economic concepts with companies’ strategic issues.

M2 specialization in economics within the Master in Management – Grande École program:

  • Managerial And Financial Economics: a high-level and pragmatic approach to economics;
  • Economics: in partnership with Paris Saclay, this program aims to give a high level of economics in either a one or two year program. The 2-year option is aimed at students who want to pursue a career in research.

Law

M2 specializations in Law within the Master in Management – Grande École program:

Public Affairs

  • Double degree MPA Public Policy and Management, HEC Paris / Freie Universität Berlin: takes an intercultural and interdisciplinary approach that explores the relationship between business and public administration management. This program is also available as a specialization within the Master in Management – Grande École program (see below).
  • Double degree MPA International Relations, HEC Paris / MGIMO: an interdisciplinary education reflecting the latest developments in Management/Economics, Corporate Law and International Relations. This program is also available as a specialization within the Master in Management – Grande École program (see below).

M2 specializations in Public Affairs within the Master in Management – Grande École program:

  • Double degree MPA Public Policy and Management, HEC Paris / Freie Universität Berlin
  • Double degree MPA International Relations, HEC Paris / MGIMO
  • Double degree Corporate and Public Management, HEC Paris / Sciences Po Paris: this program is aimed at students who want to master public as well as private management, from an international perspective.
  • Double degree MPA Public Policy HEC Paris / Georgetown University: this program provides an interdisciplinary skillset in public and private management.
  • Majeure Prép’ENA (taught in French): this specialization is designed to help students prepare the École Nationale de l’Administration’s (ENA) entry exam.

Other areas

Cognitive sciences (taught in French): in partnership with ENS, EHESS, and Paris 5.

Journalism (taught in French): a Double Degree with the "Centre Français du Journalisme"



Choose by Academic background

HEC graduate programs are designed for post-bachelor students keen to acquire in-depth skills and know-how in an area of study.

Choose according to your field of study

While certain programs are aimed at students who hold a Bachelor in any field, others are geared towards students with a Bachelor in a specific subject.

Programs accessible to all academic backgrounds:

Master in Management – Grande École

MSc International Finance

MSc Managerial & Financial Economics

MSc MarketingMSc Strategic Management

MSc Sustainability and Social Innovation

MS Entrepreneurs

MS Management de Grands Projets

MS/MSc Médias, Art et Création (taught in French)

M2M HEC - FGV

M2M HEC - HKUST

M2M HEC - Yale

Master in Management & Innovation / Double Diplôme avec Technical University of Munich -School of Management 

Double degree MPA Public Policy and Management, HEC Paris / Freie Universität Berlin

Double degree MPA International Relations, HEC Paris / MGIMO

Programs with special requirements:

MSc Big Data for Business: this program requires solid basis in mathematics and at least basic skills in computer science.

Programs accessible to Law profiles:

Double degree with Georgetown Law: this program is open to students eligible to the Bar exam in their home country.

Double Degree in Business Law with Paris 1 – Panthéon-Sorbonne (taught in French): this program is open to students with a Bachelor in Law (Licence de Droit).

MS/LLM Droit et Management International (taught in French): only students holding a Master’s degree or a 4-year Bachelor degree in Law have access to this program.

Choose according to your previous studies’ duration

Depending on the country you obtained your Bachelor in and the subject you have studied, you may hold a 3-year or a 4-year Bachelor and have access to different programs at HEC Paris.

Programs available to 3-year Bachelor students (or more):

Master in Management – Grande École

MSc International Finance

MSc Big Data for Business

MSc Managerial & Financial Economics

MSc Marketing

MSc Strategic Management

MSc Sustainability and Social Innovation

MS/MSc Médias, Art et Création (taught in French)

M2M HEC - FGV

M2M HEC - HKUST

M2M HEC - Yale

Master in Management & Innovation / Double Diplôme avec Technical University of Munich -School of Management 

Double degree with Georgetown Law

Double Degree in Business Law with Paris 1 – Panthéon-Sorbonne (taught in French)

Double degree MPA Public Policy and Management, HEC Paris / Freie Universität Berlin

Double degree MPA International Relations, HEC Paris / MGIMO

Programs available to 4-year Bachelor students (or more):

MS Entrepreneurs (taught in French)

MS Management de Grands Projets (taught in French)

MS/LLM Droit et Management International (taught in French)

Programs accessible to students holding other degrees or professional experience:

Young professionals with between 2 and 10 years of experience may also consider HEC Paris MBA.

Students interested in post-graduate research can pursue a Ph.D.

Senior executives have access to a variety of training programs at HEC Executive Education.