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Overview

Overview

One of the world's best business schools, HEC Paris is a leader in research and education in management sciences. We offer a unique portfolio of programs designed for a carefully selected student body.

Explore the diversity and richness of our school and all it has to offer.

"Tomorrow is our Business"

The new HEC Paris brand campaign sets out with a vision, "Tomorrow is Our Business", which is anchored in business and the future. The economic world has never evolved as quickly and as deeply as today. Since HEC trains the leaders of tomorrow’s business, the school is ideally placed to reinvent and direct this unprecedented transformation.

 

 

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KEY FACTS

4,500

students in degree programs

8,000

participants in Executive Education programs

125

academic partners

60,000

Alumni

6

international offices

105

nationalities represented

Academic Programs

HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of business programs for the most talented students and leaders from around the world. There are over 4,500 participants enrolled in our degree programs, 500 participants in the Summer School, and 8,000 participants in the Executive Education programs every year.

Master's Programs

Students from all backgrounds benefit from a long tradition of academic excellence at HEC Paris. Both our Grande Ecole and Specialized Masters programs are designed to transform outstanding potential into exceptional success.

MBA PROGRAMS

The HEC Paris MBAs are a transformational learning experience, specifically designed to meet the needs and challenges of managers and executives coming from highly diverse professional and cultural backgrounds.

PhD program

HEC's PhD program accompanies future academics in 7 areas: Accounting & Management Control, Economics & Decision Sciences, Finance, Management & Human Resources, Marketing, Information Systems & Operations Management, and Strategy & Business Policy.

Executive Education

Our mission is to shape the future of business and society by bringing together a global community of business leaders and entrepreneurs and providing them with the necessary skills, knowledge and confidence to bring about sustainable change.

Summer School

Our innovative summer programs offer university-level students and recent graduates new academic challenges in 10 domains of expertise. High school students can join our Youth Leadership Initiative to develop their mindset and leadership skills.

HEC Online

Over the years, and with the support of partner companies, our selection of online programs has expanded making HEC Paris the strongest European school in this market. Each year, new programs are developed to meet student and business expectations.

Stories

Master's programs

 HEC is a great opportunity for personal growth, both academically and socially 

 

To describe my exchange experience at HEC in one sentence: Open minded, friendly and incredibly helpful people. It is astonishing how welcome you feel from day one....

Heiner-Stinner

Heiner Stinner

Exchange student

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MBA Programs

I wanted to be among the decision makers.
 

One of Mamoudou Bocoum’s greatest career successes is an unfinished, 3,000-hectare project. As a civil engineer, Bocoum, MBA ’18, was working in Chad on a sustainable hydro-agricultural project predicted...

Mamoudou Bocoum

Mamoudou Bocoum

MBA

Class of 2018

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Master's programs

 I encourage students to go to HEC Paris for the opportunity to be challenged by some of the most brilliant minds in the marketing world 

 

Having been educated in the United States and after receiving an honors degree in economics from McGill...

William-Bauer

William Bauer

MSc Marketing

Class of 2015

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PhD Program

Our PhD students are fully integrated into the research ecosystem at HEC and greatly contribute to the publication output of the school

Christophe Pérignon, Associate Dean for Research and Associate Professor of Finance

Christophe Pérignon

Associate Dean for Research

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Corporate Connections

Our partnership with HEC allows us to be united in our response to the issues of tomorrow.

 

For the Galeries Lafayette, supporting HEC means that we are investing in young individuals who will be at the heart of business transformation. We have...

Stéphanie Azoulay, Galeries Lafayette

Stéphanie Azoulay

HR Manager, Galeries Lafayette

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Summer school

Never was I given so much detailed insight into the fashion management industry than here at HEC Paris 

 

HEC Paris and the Fashion Management program: a new universe I had the chance of entering this summer. The decision to come here for the...

Anneke-Sidenburg

Anneke Sidenburg

Summer School

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News

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Layla Al-Dorani has firsthand experience of what it means to put your whole life into the success of your business. As founder and CEO of Raw Middle East, a healthy-living startup in Qatar, she applied...
© Ciprian Olteanu - Thomas Pesquet - European Space Talks - HEC Paris - Oct. 8, 2019
Despite his schedule as an astronaut for the European Space Agency (ESA), Thomas Pesquet spent five hours at the October 8 European Space Talks event, co-organized by HEC, ESA and ESTACA, to share his...
Diversitalks - Sept. 18, 2019 - Matteo Winkler
Hosts Allen & Overy and HEC Paris co-organized a high-profile debate labeled ‘Being Yourself at Work’ on September 18. This eighth DiversiTALKS event featured top executives from the business and legal...
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HEC Paris, together with the Ile de France region, supports the leaders of the up and coming companies in inclusive social entrepreneurship by offering them the benefit of a tailor-made programme to...
HEC Paris - Mont Saint-Michel - Purposeful Leadership - Sept. 2019
A year after creating the Joly Family Endowed Chair in Purposeful Leadership , HEC Paris launches its three-year sense and leadership program, destined for the entire HEC Grande Ecole 2019 intake. A...
Jean-Paul Agon Conference - Sept. 4, 2019
On September 4, HEC Debates organized a debate featuring celebrated HEC Alumni Jean-Paul Agon, CEO of L’Oréal, who spoke as part of Welcome Week 2019. In front of a Hall d’Honneur full of students and...
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Members of the Society & Organizations Center at HEC Paris recently responded to an appeal by Shift Project, aiming to ‘teach all students about climate and ecological issues’. Bénédicte Faivre-Tavignot...
Learning - Azat article
It has already been two months since I was accepted onto and joined the MSIE program at HEC Paris (Master of Science in Innovation and Entrepreneurship). Right away, there were two courses that I had to...
Ranking QS Marketing
HEC Paris is proud to announce that the MSc in Marketing has been ranked first worldwide out of 76 other MScs in Marketing this year.
Ranking QS Strat Management
HEC Paris is pleased to announce that the MSc in Strategic Management has been ranked number one worldwide this year.
Netflix - Reed Hastings - HEC Paris - Sept. 16, 2019
22 years after co-founding Netflix, Reed Hastings revealed to HEC students and staff some of the ingredients behind his company’s global success, as well as the challenges lying ahead. The evening event...
HEC Paris - Lead Campus - ©Nathalie Oundjian
HEC Paris has created Lead Campus 2019, an international leadership program designed to understand and navigate the major economic, geopolitical, technological, social and environmental challenges facing...
WP Front Cover English
In a rapidly changing and unpredictable world, one of the best ways for organizations to prepare for the challenges of the future is to adopt a company-wide culture of learning. By allowing companies to...
Olivier Bossard MIF London Study trip
Last week students from the MSc in International Finance (MIF) and MSc in Managerial and Financial Economics (MFE) programs took a deep dive into the heart of the financial world during a study trip to...
Hult Prize 2019 - HEC Paris Team
The HEC students’ startup ProTeen competed valiantly for the coveted Hult Prize Global Finals on Saturday as one of six student startups devoted to youth employment vying for what its sponsor called “the...