Press Releases

HEC Paris Masters in Finance ranked number one worldwide for fifth consecutive year by the Financial Times

22 June 2015

The Financial Times  has ranked the HEC Paris Masters in Finance number one worldwide for the fifth consecutive year. 


[International Book Release] Nudge and the Law - A European Perspective, Edited by Alberto Alemanno & Anne-Lise Sibony - Foreword by Cass Sunstein

16 June 2015

Behavioral sciences help refine our understanding of human decision-making. Their insights are immensely relevant for policy-making, since public intervention works much better when it targets real people rather than imaginary beings assumed to be perfectly rational.


The first class of participants to the ‘Kering Greater China – Leading talent through global perspective’ executive education programme received certificates of completion from Kering, HEC Paris and Tsinghua School of Economics and Management

12 June 2015

The  first  class  of  participants  to  Kering’s  executive  education  programme tailored-made for managers operating in Greater China attended the final training module and closing ceremony last week in Paris.


Lars Peter Hansen named HEC Paris Professor Honoris Causa

26 May 2015

Lars Peter Hansen, Nobel Prize in Economics and professor at the University of Chicago, has been named HEC Paris Honoris Causa  Professor. The title was awarded at a special ceremony hosted by Bernard Ramanantsoa, Dean of HEC Paris, and Pierre Dussauge, Dean of Faculty and Research.


HEC Paris announces double degree partnerships with Georgetown, MGIMO and NUS

11 May 2015

HEC Paris has added three double degrees to its prestigious portfolio after signing partnerships with Georgetown University, MGIMO University, and NUS Business School. 


Celebrating 25 years of The MBA Tournament

5 May 2015

15 top-ranked business schools, 1500 students and 3 days of high-energy action-packed events. The annual MBA Tournament (MBAT), hosted and organized by HEC Paris MBA, will be celebrating its 25th consecutive year on May 7th to 9th . 


Ratan N. Tata receives honoris causa degree from HEC Paris

23 April 2015

Ratan N. Tata, chairman of Tata Trusts, has been awarded an HEC Paris honoris causa degree at a special ceremony held on campus. Mr Tata is the first industry leader from Asia to be awarded such a distinction from HEC Paris. 


HEC Paris unveils its first entrepreneurship barometer

26 March 2015

HEC Paris releases today the results of its first entrepreneurship barometer, a survey of a representative panel of 8,500 alumni from all HEC programs (Master in Management, MSc, MBA and Executive MBA). The survey compares the entrepreneurial drive of its most recent graduates, in comparison with those who left the school 10 years ago.


Prof. Alberto Alemanno named a World Economic Forum ‘Young Global Leader’

18 March 2015

The World Economic Forum has announced that HEC Paris’ Professor Alberto Alemanno has been selected as a 2015 Young Global Leader. This honor recognizes top global academics, executives, and public figures under the age of 40. Alemanno’s nomination was prompted in part by his innovative work in legal education via the massive online open course (MOOC) 'Understanding Europe.'


[International Book Release] Organizations, Strategy and Society: The Orgology of Disorganized Worlds, by Prof. Rodolphe Durand

17 February 2015

Organizations are ubiquitous, from clubs and associations to firms and public agencies. They confer meaning to us, and our attachment to and membership of organizations have a profound effect on all areas of our lives. In our increasingly turbulent world, however, these organizations run the risk of disappearing or losing their legitimacy, creating a sense of pointlessness and absurdity. (...)