Master in Management Admission

The profile We Value

The HEC Master in Management/Grande Ecole Program (MiM) is open to high-level applicants with little or no professional experience, of all nationalities who:

  • Hold a bachelor degree of at least three years having obtained 180 ECTS in any field of studies (engineering, social sciences, sciences, arts, etc.). Applicants may apply in the same year they obtain their degree.
  • Are not older than 30 during the application year.

French language proficiency is not an admission criterion.

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Admission Calendars

Candidates have two application options for the next academic year (September 2018). Students must choose one option only, i.e. if you apply directly to HEC, you cannot apply through the SAI (and vice versa).

If an application is submitted both through the SAI and through HEC directly, only the first validated application shall be processed for the September 2018 intake

Apply directly and exclusively to HEC

In this case, apply online directly at


Application Deadlines
no later than

Admissibility Results
no later than

Admission Results
no later than

Universities Round*

September 25, 2017

October 4, 2017

October 18, 2017

Round 1

October 24, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 1, 2017

Round 2

January 9, 2018

February 1, 2018

February 27, 2018

Round 3

February 28, 2018

March 21, 2018

April 12, 2018

Round 4

April 17, 2018

May 16, 2018

June 7, 2018

Late application process

The last deadline for the standard application process was April 19th, 2018.
After this date, outstanding applications can still be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. No applications will be considered if submitted after June 12th, 2018.

Programs concerned: Master in Management program + MSc programs

1st step: send your resume via email to to make sure you are eligible and seats are still available. Please include in your email the program(s) you are interested to join.

2nd step: apply on-line ​and select the "Late applicant​s session - Case-by-case basis"

Please note that the number of seats is limited and only candidates from leading institutions with strong GPA and high GMAT/GRE/TAGE-MAGE scores will be reviewed.

Application fee: €100 (candidates from CEMS Network Institutions are exempted from the application fee).

* For Chinese students of the following universities: Peking University, Tsinghua University, Fudan University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Nanjing University, Zhejiang University, Wuhan University.

Special Rounds to Double Degree

Application Deadlines

Admissibility Results


Admission Results

Double Degree with Paris 1

June 4, 2018


July 3 to 6, 2018

July 11, 2018

Apply to a consortium of 5 French Business Schools coordinated by the ‘SAI’

In this case, apply online through the 'SAI' (Service des Admissions Internationales), the international selection process to a consortium of 5 French Business Schools including HEC Paris.

Please note that you cannot apply to HEC Paris through the SAI and directly to HEC Paris.

If you apply through the SAI, no other applications to the school will be considered for the academic year.

Application deadlines through the SAI are the following: 

  • October 10, 2017
  • January 8, 2018
  • February 20, 2018
  • April 17, 2018.

Application fee: €180.

Supporting Documents

  • Degree certificate(s) or current certificate of enrolment
  • A one-page résumé (CV)
  • All official up-to-date academic transcripts (exchange programs included) and official GPA
  • GMAT or GRE or TAGE MAGE official test score report (only one test is authorized)
  • English language proficiency test score report (TOEFL or TOEIC or IELTS or Cambridge)
  • Copy of Passport or ID card
  • 2 completed online reference forms (submitted via your applicant space)
  • Passport-style photo in .jpg or .jpeg format only. Sized such that only the head and shoulders are viewable and taken within the last 6 months to reflect your current appearance.

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Pre-selected applicants are invited to a 25-30 minute interview. They are encouraged to discuss their unique background, motivation, interests, and goals during this interview.

  • If you have applied directly to HEC you can choose to come to HEC Paris campus or have a Skype interview (in English)
  • If you have applied through the SAI you will undergo the interview at one of the 70 centers worldwide.

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SAI Admissibility Results: Session 4

"Candidates applying for the HEC Paris Master in Management program through the SAI, please click here on Monday, May 14, between 10 and 11AM for information regarding your Admissibility Results."