2014-2015 Incoming Class
A class of 14 new PhD students with impressive pedigree will join the HEC Paris PhD Program on September 8, starting with an Integration Week that introduces them to the program and the school. Students come from 9 different countries: China (3), France (3), India (2), Finland, Italy, Romania, Turkey, Albania, and Korea.
Record Increase in High-Quality Applications
With a more than 50% increase overall compared with the preceding year, the program received a record number of high-quality applications in 2014.
Top Placements 2013-2014
The 2013-2014 job market season was another bumper year for the HEC Paris PhD Program. The complete list of placements for the 2013-2014 job market is now posted on the Placements page.
New Prestigious Awards for HEC PhD Students
Over the past year, PhD students from HEC Paris have won many prestigious prizes and awards. They have won the Top Finance Graduate Award that honors every year 5 or 6 of the best finance job market candidates worldwide two years in a row, as well as: Best Thesis Award of the French Economic Association, Finalist for the Stuart I. Greenbaum Best Finance PhD Award, Druid Society Best Young Scholar Paper Award, APIRA Broadbent & Laughlin Emerging Scholar Award, AFC-FNEGE Best Doctoral Dissertation Prize, AFFI EUROFIDAI Best Doctoral Dissertation Prize, AIMS Best Young Scholar Award.