Recent Graduates Give Advice to Future Applicants
Are you considering HEC Paris as a possibility in your future? Thinking about how might best equip yourself as a key player to succeed in the changing world and shape your career? Dare to be bold. Fresh off their graduation ceremony, these master's students impart their wisdom to the incoming class, and to others who might be considering joining HEC Paris in the future.
"Three things: 1. Try to ask yourself questions like why are you doing what you are doing, what would you like to achieve from this, and what will bring you happiness. I think having clarity on these questions helps you navigate some of the challenges that you may face as a masters’ student. 2. You will learn more outside the class than inside the class. Be open to experiences. 3. Master thesis is going to be a pain!"
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Family
- Meetasha RATHI, India, Master in Strategic Management
"There will be ups and downs, but the journey at HEC Paris will be rewarding. So don’t forget to smile!"
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Exhilarating
- Raghava RAJ, India, Master in Management
"Be confident about yourself. Everything is possible here."
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Professionality
- Xuwen LIU, China, MSc Data Science for Business X-HEC
"Your background does not matter. Your vision (doesn't have to be a career goal), attitude, drive, and willingness to improve is the difference maker."
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Worth it
- Takaki LIEVRE, Switzerland, Master in Accounting, Finance & Management
"Make sure you get the most out of this opportunity, not only academically and professionally, but also on the personal front. HEC Paris has given me some lifelong friendships and experiences, and I advise every future student to go out and live the campus life to the fullest."
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Enriching
- Karan KAUL, India, Master in Economics and Finance
"Aim for high-quality work but at the same time trust your intuition!"
One word to describe my experience at HEC Paris? - Dare!
- Doruk YASA, Turkey, MSc Data Science for Business X-HEC