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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

111

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 summer programs offer learning opportunities to participants at the university and master’s-level as well as young professionals. High school students can join our Youth Leadership Initiative to develop their leadership skills and mindset.

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...

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...

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...

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...

Anneke-Sidenburg

Anneke Sidenburg

Summer School

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News

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Women's Forum 2019 - Mitali Banerjee, Assistant Professor at HEC Paris
The 15th Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society (WF) featured 3,000 delegates from almost 100 countries, all gathered in Paris to highlight women’s perspectives and experiences on urgent global issues...
Remise des prix Fondation 2019
The HEC Foundation Prizes were awarded on January 8 during the Matin HEC event, in the presence of Geoffroy Roux de Bézieux, President of the MEDEF. Each year, thanks to the support of its donors and...
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Congratulations to Romain Boulongne who received this Wednesday the prestigious HEC Foundation Doctoral Thesis Award for his original approach of ambiguity within organizations.
HEC Incubator - Winter 2020 batch
The 34 entrepreneurs of the new Winter 2020 batch of the HEC Incubator began their training this Monday, January 6 at Station F.
Faysal Oudmine
Part of the HEC Incubator Spring 2018 Batch, the startup Fintecture, co-founded by Faysal Oudmine (H2009), is disrupting traditional bank card networks.
Salons France Amériques
To mark the end of 2019, the HEC Foundation wished to thank its closest supporters by organizing two events in exceptional venues; one at the Salons France Amériques for the members of our Donor Clubs and...
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Effective planning is the driving force behind sustainable success in business and accurate forecasting is a key component of any good plan. But it can be hard to map out a way forward in the face of...
Bertrand et Isabelle Schwab
Isabelle and Bertrand Schwab graduated from HEC Paris in 1987 and have been generous patrons of the HEC Foundation since 2006. This year, they made a commitment in favor of Equal Opportunities for Africa...
HEC IDEA Cristmas Wishlist 2019
Running out of ideas for the holidays? Here is a list of original gift ideas from our HEC Paris start-ups and companies.
Africa Business Day 2019 - HEC Paris
The second edition of Africa Business Day featured another high-powered panel debate and a Career fair involving a dozen companies implemented on the continent. The November 26 event asked participants...