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Executive Education

Executive Certificates

Executive Certificates

#1 WORLDWIDE*

Develop your expertise in a specific field of management or sector of your choice


Our certificates by theme

*2023 Financial Times rankings

Discover our Executive Certificates

 

We offer a range of formats  and you can gain credits when certain programs have been successfully completed. These credits open access to the HEC Paris Executive MBA or Executive Masters degree programs.

Refer to the relevant program page for more information. 

Select the area of expertise that interests you to discover the different programs we offer and complete an application form by clicking on the "Admission" tab. On average, the admission process takes three weeks. 

On average, you can apply for the programs between 6 months and 3 weeks before they begin. Registrations are generally closed 3 weeks before the beginning of the program.

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Executive certificate in Finance - Valuation - International program

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 19200 €*
Place: France
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Executive Certificate in Finance - Asset Management - international program

Format: 12 days in 2 modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 19200 €*
Place: France

Executive Certificate Business Performance Management

Format: Three 4-day modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
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Executive certificate Finance d'entreprise

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France

Executive Certificate Corporate finance Maroc

Format: 4 modules de 5 jours
Duration: 16 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14900 €*
Place: Maroc
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Executive Certificate DIRIGEANT PME : INNOVATION, IMPACT & CROISSANCE

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17900 €*
Place: France
réunion de travail

Executive certificate MUST - Management d’une Unité Stratégique - Paris

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France

Executive certificate Piloter la stratégie de sa business unit - Paris

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
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Executive certificate Stratégie et performance - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*
Place: Abidjan
Définir et mettre en place la stratégie de sa business unit - Abidjan

Executive certificate MUST - Management d’une Unité Stratégique - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*
Place: Abidjan
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Executive Certificate Dirigeant PME : Innovation, Impact & Croissance - Saint Martin

Format: In class / Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*

Executive Certificate Lead campus : Sustainable leadership in Africa

Format: 4 modules of 5 days and 1 module of 4 days
Duration: 22 days
Language: French & English
Next start:
Cost: 16000 €*
Place: Maroc, Côte d'Ivoire, Afrique du Sud, France
l'art de diriger

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Paris

Format: In-class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
Changement et transformation des organisations

Executive Certificate Change Management & Leadership For Sustainability

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
L'art de diriger et d'entreprendre

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14750 €*
Place: Abidjan

Trust Based Leadership University Certificate

Format: Online
Duration: 4 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*

Executive Certificate Marketing & Digital

Format: 3 modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
Direction commerciale - card

Executive Certificate Business Development

Format: 3 modules of 4 days
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
réunion de travail entre cinq personnes

Leading Innovation With Creativity University Certificate

Format: Online - 6 to 10 hours / week over 5 months
Duration: 5 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*

Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship University Certificate

Format: Online - 6 to 10 hours / week over 5 months
Duration: 5 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*

Executive Certificate Entrepreneuriat dans les énergies renouvelables

Format: Distance learning, e-learning + in-class - 90 hours
Duration: 9 months
Language: French
Cost: 10000 €*
Place: Maroc
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Executive Certificate Sustainability Essentials

Format: In class (Paris/Stockholm) and Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France

Certificat de Coaching Professionnel

Format: 30 days in 10 modules
Duration: 30 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 24900 €*
Place: France

Certificat de Coaching Professionnel Avancé

Format: 7 modules (3-4 days each)
Duration: 22 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 22900 €*
Place: France

Executive certificate coaching d'organisation

Format: Five 3-day modules
Duration: 15 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 19900 €*
Place: France

Executive Short Program Les esentiels du coaching

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
une femme et deux hommes début, regardant l'objectif en souriant

Executive certificate in Finance - Valuation - International program

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 19200 €*
Place: France
femme blonde souriante  assise sur un canapé rose

Executive Certificate in Finance - Asset Management - international program

Format: 12 days in 2 modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 19200 €*
Place: France

Executive Certificate Business Performance Management

Format: Three 4-day modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
un homme avec des lunettes discutant avec une femme brune assis

Executive certificate Finance d'entreprise

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France

Executive Certificate Corporate finance Maroc

Format: 4 modules de 5 jours
Duration: 16 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14900 €*
Place: Maroc
femme souriante assise en classe

Executive Certificate DIRIGEANT PME : INNOVATION, IMPACT & CROISSANCE

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17900 €*
Place: France
réunion de travail

Executive certificate MUST - Management d’une Unité Stratégique - Paris

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France

Executive certificate Piloter la stratégie de sa business unit - Paris

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
femme souriante en réunion à abidjan

Executive certificate Stratégie et performance - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*
Place: Abidjan
Définir et mettre en place la stratégie de sa business unit - Abidjan

Executive certificate MUST - Management d’une Unité Stratégique - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*
Place: Abidjan
dirigeant pme

Executive Certificate Dirigeant PME : Innovation, Impact & Croissance - Saint Martin

Format: In class / Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*

Executive Certificate Lead campus : Sustainable leadership in Africa

Format: 4 modules of 5 days and 1 module of 4 days
Duration: 22 days
Language: French & English
Next start:
Cost: 16000 €*
Place: Maroc, Côte d'Ivoire, Afrique du Sud, France
l'art de diriger

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Paris

Format: In-class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
Changement et transformation des organisations

Executive Certificate Change Management & Leadership For Sustainability

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
L'art de diriger et d'entreprendre

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14750 €*
Place: Abidjan

Trust Based Leadership University Certificate

Format: Online
Duration: 4 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*

Executive Certificate Marketing & Digital

Format: 3 modules
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
Direction commerciale - card

Executive Certificate Business Development

Format: 3 modules of 4 days
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
réunion de travail entre cinq personnes

Leading Innovation With Creativity University Certificate

Format: Online - 6 to 10 hours / week over 5 months
Duration: 5 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*
femme souriante assise en classe

Executive Certificate DIRIGEANT PME : INNOVATION, IMPACT & CROISSANCE

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 17900 €*
Place: France
l'art de diriger

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Paris

Format: In-class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France

Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship University Certificate

Format: Online - 6 to 10 hours / week over 5 months
Duration: 5 months
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 4000 €*

Executive Certificate Entrepreneuriat dans les énergies renouvelables

Format: Distance learning, e-learning + in-class - 90 hours
Duration: 9 months
Language: French
Cost: 10000 €*
Place: Maroc
Des gens d'affaires polyvalents qui travaillent sur un projet d'innovation durable - Concept d'énergie renouvelable verte

Executive Certificate Sustainability Essentials

Format: In class (Paris/Stockholm) and Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
dirigeant pme

Executive Certificate Dirigeant PME : Innovation, Impact & Croissance - Saint Martin

Format: In class / Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14200 €*
L'art de diriger et d'entreprendre

Executive Certificate Innovation et Leadership - Abidjan

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 14750 €*
Place: Abidjan

Executive Certificate Lead campus : Sustainable leadership in Africa

Format: 4 modules of 5 days and 1 module of 4 days
Duration: 22 days
Language: French & English
Next start:
Cost: 16000 €*
Place: Maroc, Côte d'Ivoire, Afrique du Sud, France

Certificat de Coaching Professionnel

Format: 30 days in 10 modules
Duration: 30 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 24900 €*
Place: France

Certificat de Coaching Professionnel Avancé

Format: 7 modules (3-4 days each)
Duration: 22 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 22900 €*
Place: France

Executive certificate coaching d'organisation

Format: Five 3-day modules
Duration: 15 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 19900 €*
Place: France

Executive Short Program Les esentiels du coaching

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France
Des gens d'affaires polyvalents qui travaillent sur un projet d'innovation durable - Concept d'énergie renouvelable verte

Executive Certificate Sustainability Essentials

Format: In class (Paris/Stockholm) and Online
Duration: 12 days
Language: English
Next start:
Cost: 17000 €*
Place: France
Changement et transformation des organisations

Executive Certificate Change Management & Leadership For Sustainability

Format: In class
Duration: 12 days
Language: French
Next start:
Cost: 16900 €*
Place: France

Executive Certificate Lead campus : Sustainable leadership in Africa

Format: 4 modules of 5 days and 1 module of 4 days
Duration: 22 days
Language: French & English
Next start:
Cost: 16000 €*
Place: Maroc, Côte d'Ivoire, Afrique du Sud, France

Executive Certificate Entrepreneuriat dans les énergies renouvelables

Format: Distance learning, e-learning + in-class - 90 hours
Duration: 9 months
Language: French
Cost: 10000 €*
Place: Maroc

EMBA Specializations

Manage The Digital Revolution

LEADING DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

How can they acquire the agility of a start-up in structures with hundreds or even thousands of employees? The answer is to create and develop a new form of company, which will thrive from strategic planning and utilizing the digital technologies available.

Paris : 15 October 2023

Price: 20,000 euros

Groupe de jeunes hommes d'affaires travaillant et communiquant assis au bureau avec leurs collègues assis en arrière-plan

Innovate like an Entrepreneur

Innovation and entrepreneurship are essential drivers of growth and the main sources of value and wealth creation. They therefore need to be managed very carefully and with great discipline in both startups and established firms

Paris : 22 October 2023
Boston : 3 March 2024 

Price: 20,000 euros

Vue de dessous d'un homme d'affaires sérieux dans des lunettes de vue regardant l'espace de copie tout en se tenant contre un gratte-ciel de verre, jeune employé professionnel attendant des partenaires internationaux à l'extérieur près de la grande entreprise

Luxury Today & Tomorrow

The combination of world-class faculty, cutting-edge research, publications in the field of luxury management and the significant number of CEOs from luxury organizations among its alumni enables HEC Paris to offer a truly exclusive program in luxury

Paris : 15 October 2023
MIlan : 14 April  2024

Price: 20,000 euros

Une équipe de jeunes hommes d'affaires travaillant et communiquant ensemble dans un bureau. Entreprise vapeur et directeur lors d'une réunion

Design And Deliver Exceptional Services

The service sector dominates the world’s advanced economies, and manufacturing organizations increasingly realize that services can provide a powerful way to deliver value to their customers

Paris : 8 October  2023 
Singapore : 18 February  2024

Price: 20,000 euros

Groupe de professionnels de la santé et d'hommes d'affaires utilisant un ordinateur portable lors d'une réunion au bureau. L'accent est mis sur le jeune médecin

Healthcare Management & Policy

This Specialization aims to deepen comprehension of complex managerial and policy challenges that health systems face and equip students with the cutting-edge tools

New York : 5 November 2023 
Doha : 4 April 2024

Price: 20,000 euros

How to register for Executive Certificate ?

These certificate programs last from 10 to 30 days, comprise between 2 and 10 modules and are run over a period of several months. This enables you to combine the training program with your professional commitments. Some of the programs are available in blended learning or 100% online formats.

Candidates can only apply twice for the same program.

 

Admission requirements

 

Our certificate programs are aimed at senior managers, executives, and functional or operational managers, with 5 years of professional experience, who wish to develop, strengthen or update their skills in a specific area.

 

Selection process


  • Applications are assessed according to the criteria mentioned previously
  • Preliminary interview with a Program Advisor
  • Submission of application file

The application form is validated by the Academic Direction of the program.

* For our coaching programs, all participants must make a specific commitment to the Program Manager when their applications have been accepted.


PROGRAM INFORMATION

 

Executive Certificate programs last between 10 and 30 days, consist of between 2 and 7 modules, which are spread out over a period several months to enable participants to follow the program without compromising their professional activities.

They offer:

  • A variety of action-based learning methods to facilitate the application of knowledge in real time in your company.
     
  • The mutual enrichment of best practices thanks to the sharing of experience between participants and facilitators.
     
  • Individualized training thanks to an action plan that you develop for your company with the support of an HEC Paris professor.

 

EVALUATION METHODS

 

Depending on the program, the following evaluation methods are used: case studies, business cases, serious games, quizzes; "field" analyses; individual or group work...

The final assessment of the program is determined by the realization and defense an action plan/project, with the guidance of an HEC Paris professor or expert.

When your action plan has been validated and your tutor has given you a passing grade, you will receive your Executive Certificate at the end of the program.

A program for every need


We offer a range of certificate programs for senior managers, executives and functional or operational managers.

These programs have been specifically designed to accompany major changes within companies, drive transformation, innovate, meet future challenges and build a strategic vision for each sector. 

 

+ 90% of our Executive Certificate participants

> have given the program score of between 4 and 5, on a scale of 5 
> obtained their degrees

* in 2021

They did it, why not you?

Mathias Mercier

Mathias Mercier

Executive Certificate Marketing & Digital
It adds real value to your professional experience, is a great benchmark in terms of training and a wonderful educational experience.
Edouard Roqueplo

Edouard Roqueplo

Executive Certificate in Finance – Paris
“The Executive Certificate in Finance – Paris has become the foundations that I rely on every day in my new role as Mergers & Acquisitions Manager for my company.”
Corinne Versini

Corinne Versini

Executive Certificate Coaching - Training and Practice
“This program has had a major impact on my life and my career. It gave me the courage to "jump in" and create my start-up, by freeing myself from a number of fears."
Rudolph Hidalgo

Rudolph Hidalgo

Executive Online Certificate ICCF® @ HEC Paris
"The ICCF and Strategy certificates offered by FFI and HEC Paris are very complementary for leaders. Everyone should take advantage of the flexibility of this form of education to regularly immerse themselves in this extraordinary fountain of...
Awa

Awa Ndoye

Executive Certificate Leadership and Entrepreneurship
“A great experience that exceeded my expectations thanks to the quality of teaching, the interactive format and the diversity of the group, which enabled me to adapt my management style more effectively.”
Pierre-Vincent Abraham

Pierre-Vincent Abraham

Executive Certificate Marketing & Digital
This program has led me to rethink my vision of management.
Vignette

Julien Affre

Executive Certificate Business Performance Management
“The key aspect is going beyond the techniques taught, and asking yourself what type of manager you want to be."
Diomande

Messotigui Diomande

Executive Certificate Leadership and Entrepreneurship
“Thanks to this certificate, I have challenged my certainties, learned to approach issues from different angles and acquired the necessary tools to better understand entrepreneurship in the future.”