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Specialized in education and research in management, HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of educational programs for the leaders of tomorrow: Masters Programs, MBA, PhD, HEC Executive MBA, TRIUM Global Executive MBA and Executive Education open-enrolment and custom programs.
Founded in 1881 by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry and founding member of ParisTech, HEC Paris has a permanent faculty of 115 professors, more than 4,000 students and over 8,500 managers and executives in training every year.
The Master in Management - Grande Ecole Program is designed for students who hold a Bachelor’s degree in any field. The 1st academic year is comprised of general business courses; the 2nd academic year is devoted to the student’s area of specialization.
The school selects students that show the highest potential and then guides them towards the top careers in management. The vocation of the Grande Ecole program is therefore to train its students to become leaders, capable of anticipating changes in the world and of playing a responsible role within it.
HEC successfully meets this exciting challenge by:
- systematically registering all of the knowledge transmitted at HEC at the forefront of research, in all fields of management science;
- being up to date with the on-the-field practices and expectations of the businesses that the school has maintained extremely close relations with since its creation and developing leadership and entrepreneurial skills amongst the students;
- giving all its students the opportunity to have a more international outlook from the beginning and throughout their school life, whether this is through exchanges or double degrees or even on the campus itself, where more than 95 nationalities are brought together.
The Specialized Masters and MSc provide students with a specialization in a sector or a function. Lasting 8 to 12 months and taught full-time, they are aimed at candidates, with little or no professional experience, who have graduated from higher education in France or abroad, and wish to acquire an expertise in a specific field of management.
Six programs are offered in English: MSc in International Finance (with one option in Real Estate conferring a double degree with the University of Wisconsin), Masters in Strategic Management, MSc in International Business, MSc in Managerial & Financial Economics, MSc in Marketing, MSc in Sustainable Development.
Five programs are offered in French: Specialized Masters in International Law and Management, Specialized Masters for Entrepreneurs, Specialized Masters in Projects Management, Specialized Masters in Intelligence Marketing, Specialized Masters in Media Arts and Creation.
One program, two options: 16-month full-time MBA and 24-month part-time MBA.
The HEC MBA is divided into 2 phases. During the fundamental phase participants gain a solid foundation in 11 core business subjects. In the customized phase participants tailor the MBA to suit their individual career paths in selecting from a range of business concentrations, corporate experience and international exchanges.
Participants gain hands-on, practical experience through seminars integrated into the curriculum, such as the MBA Tournament and the off-campus leadership seminar at St-Cyr Military Academy.
The program offers participants a unique and valuable experience of being immersed in a student body of highly diverse nationalities, academic and professional backgrounds. Teamed with exceptionally talented peers, participants motivate each other to achieve, to realize their full potential and ultimately develop and sharpen their leadership skills.
A unique program: 8 majors • 5 locations • 1 single diploma
Specifically built to provide to the managers and to the executives around the world the opportunity to choose from eight majors, but also to follow their courses in five different international locations. The HEC Executive MBA is a program aimed toward senior executives around the world willing to accelerate and boost their career at the mid-term of their professional lives. The main values of our education program are based on strategy, change management, leadership and entrepreneurship.
The Executive MBA is conducted in Paris, Beijing, Shanghai, St. Petersburg and Doha and allows you to remain either in your home track throughout the program, or to take classes within different environments.
In order to fulfill the needs of the executives in today's world, we offer eight different majors: Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Differentiation and Innovation, Global Business Perspectives, Aerospace & Aviation Management in an Energy-Concerned Economy, Telecom & Digital Business, Services and Luxury Management. These majors will allow participants to specialize themselves in a specific field and increase their knowledge in various sectors.
TRIUM Global Executive MBA enables executives to understand the world, as it is today and will be tomorrow.
Ranked #3 Executive MBA worldwide by the Financial Times, it is a unique degree jointly awarded by 3 world-renowned universities: HEC Paris, London School of Economics & Political Science, New York University Stern School of Business.
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Ranked #1 worldwide for Executive Education by the Financial Times, we offer trainings for business leaders and host over 8,500 executives and managers from the whole world. Our mission is to assist companies in training managers, future managers and leaders.
Our desire is to offer executive education programs specifically built for managers and executives. They allow you to put into perspective by revisiting your convictions, enrich you thanks to the diversity of the participants and offer proximity and access to corporate issues. HEC Executive Education relies on the excellence of the faculty of HEC Paris, the expertise of its external speakers and the international reputation of its research in order to offer to its customers a unique and unforgettable experience.
HEC Paris offers:
- a 4-year full-time doctoral program fully taught in English that meets the highest international standards
- a program which fosters originality, innovation and the ability to advance the frontier of management knowledge
- a first year dedicated to courses to give you a grasp of research skills and advanced conceptual frameworks in your field
- supervision by a world-class Faculty engaged in cutting-edge research
- placement at top-level academic institutions around the world.
The faculty is central to knowledge creation and dissemination at HEC. Our 115 permanent faculty (over half are from outside France) work on internationally acclaimed research in most of the major disciplines of management, reflecting the diversity of thought and cultures, the open-mindedness and the exacting intellectual standards promoted at HEC.
The permanent faculty is reinforced by 94 affiliate professors bringing their academic and professional skills to HEC's students and program participants, and 40 visiting professors each year who come to teach and carry out research alongside HEC's own professors.
All these professors enhance HEC's courses and programs through their research work, original teaching materials, and personal interaction with the business world; they contribute to corporate reflection on management issues and are involved in national and international scientific community debates.
At HEC Paris, companies find what they are looking for: interns, young graduates, MBA graduates, executive education programs, professors to work with on research or teaching projects. Drawing from this positive experience, some of them decide to support HEC's development and become HEC corporate partners.
- 2,000 internships
- 250 companies attending recruitment events on campus in 2012
- 18 Chairs and Center
- 47 HEC Foundation corporate partners
- 80 Club Campus partners
- 8,500 Executive Education participants
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HEC Paris School of Management and Commercial Bank of Qatar – one of the leading full service banks in Qatar – have signed on 3 February 2014 a Memorandum of Understanding whereby both parties have agreed to collaborate on specific areas of mutual interest. With this new partnership HEC Paris aims to develop knowledge-based management content of particular relevance to the region, its economy and (...)
Florian Hoos, Professor at the Accounting and Management Control department at HEC Paris has been named by Poets&Quants as one of the "40 Most Outstanding B-School Profs Under 40 in the World". The listing recognizes educators from elite institutions who excel in both the classroom and research. For the survey, Poets & Quants polled business school administration, (...)
HEC Paris held two orientation and launch events to usher in the new participants belonging to the Class of 2015 of its Specialized Master Degree in Strategic Business Unit Management and EMBA program. Held on 13 and 15 February 2014 respectively, both events were conducted at Tornado Tower, the new executive campus of HEC Paris in Qatar, and included a thorough orientation to the programs and a (...)
The very first MOOC dedicated to the European Union will begin on February 18th 2014. It will be available via the Coursera platform. HEC Paris Professor Alberto Alemanno invites us to discover how the EU works and the opportunities which it can offer us; at a time of rapid digital innovation and collective intelligence, and with the European Elections approaching, Alemanno aims to (...)
HEC Professor and Holder of the Webhelp Chair ‘Human Capital & Performance’ Charles-Henri Besseyre des Horts, has written a case study on the Indian IT Company ‘HCL Technologies’ whose former CEO, Vineet Nayar, has developed the ‘Employees First, Customers Second’(EFCS) philosophy. The case study highlights HCL’s journey from EFCS to ‘ideapreneurship’ and mentions employee culture at HCL as a (...)
HEC Paris Professor Alberto Alemanno has been named as one of the European Union’s 40 brightest minds by the "40 UNDER 40" - European Young Leaders program which aims to shape Europe's future. Alberto Alemanno is recognized as a "Public interest lawyer, academic entrepreneur and one of the leading experts in the areas of EU law and policy, risk regulation and global (...)
The world is moving and changing very quickly. As individuals and as a society, we are constantly challenged by our environment to make decisions, most of which will have at least a few unpredictable consequences. Itzhak Gilboa, Professor of Economics and Decision Science at HEC Paris, talks about theory and intuition to give us some keys to controlling uncertainty.
The 21st edition of the L’Oréal-HEC ‘Next Billion Challenge’ marketing prize took place on January 10th 2014 on the HEC campus. Students from the Specialised Master in Intelligence Marketing, MSc in Marketing, Major in Marketing (Grande Ecole) and Major in Management & New technologies (Grande Ecole) programmes worked together to create a marketing plan for the Chinese market. (...)
The latest edition of the annual magazine Research@HEC has just been published, featuring the variety and quality of research conducted by HEC Paris faculty in a brief and accessible format. The collection of articles found in Research@HEC is comprised of HEC professors’ publications which have recently appeared in some of the most prestigious international scientific magazines. (...)
HEC Paris recently held two educational workshops in Qatar as part of ongoing initiatives to enhance the leadership skills of executives in Qatar. Designed for high-potential professionals, a workshop on ‘Talent Management & Personal Career Decisions’ was conducted by HEC Paris Associate Professor Charles Henry Besseyre des Horts, while the second workshop, called ‘Predictable Surprises (...)
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