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The Master in Sustainability and Social innovation is designed for current aspiring changemakers to develop the skills and knowledge needed to transform both society and enterprises into more sustainable practices. Taught by world class professors, all classes are designed to hone your analytical skills and ability to mobilize and communicate on meaningful topics to transform organizations into positive contributors to society.

Spanning far beyond the classroom, seminars and conferences provide you with the opportunity to interact with experts and entrepreneurs that are helping to rethink and shape tomorrow’s sustainable businesses and inclusive economies. Whether you are interested in working for a big company and changing it from within, leading your own impactful research project, or launching your own start-up, you can tailor the second phase of the program to your own professional goals and ambitions.

Why join the Master in Sustainability and Social Innovation?


Selling point 1 Get the best education in social innovation and sustainability 
 A well-rounded program that combines social innovation and sustainability in a world–leading business school.

Selling point 2"Think Like There is No Box" 
Learn how to rethink business models with new and disruptive perspectives inspired by charismatic professors, industry actors and entrepreneurs. 

Selling point 3 Tailor the program to your own needs
 Whether you are interested in working for a big company and changing it from within, in leading your own impactful research project or in launching your own start-up, you can tailor the second phase of the program to your own goals.

Selling point 4 Join an inspiring and diverse changemakers ecosystem​
 All academic backgrounds and more than 27 nationalities are represented in the program. Capitalize on HEC’s close connections with the business community, researchers and Alumni to maximize your impact.  

Selling point Define and develop your own career in your business environment​
 Develop a changemaking mindset in order to have a long-term, positive impact on society.


The Master in sustainability and social innovation experience

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Program Structure


97% Employed within 6 months


€59,000 Average starting salary


37% Work outside their home country


4 Job fairs on Campus


Over 300 companies recruited HEC graduates