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HEC Paris School of Management


Throughout its 130 years of history, has continually attracted a special kind of individual highly capable and talented, innovative, entrepreneurial, ambitious and open minded. HEC ‘s aim is to train the world leaders of tomorrow.

Located just outside of Paris, the HEC campus provides a balance between academic immersion and cultural diversity with 95 nationalities on site. Over the years, the school has earned international acclaim for its unique range of programs, groundbreaking research, and outstanding student body.

World-class research - conducted by the faculty of 110 permanent professors (64% of non-French) - has not only cemented our strong reputation, but will continue to serve as the driving force of our development.

HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of programs:

  • : leader in Europe for several years, the Grande Ecole program recruits students with little or no professional experience through a rigorous admissions process, and guides them towards top careers in management.
  • Master’s Programs -- are designed for students at postgraduate level who want to acquire high-level expertise and professional know-how in their chosen specialization. They are aimed at students with little or no professional experience, who already hold a bachelor’s degree from a university in France or abroad.
  • MBA program: custom-designed for young managers with 6 years work experience on average, the  is a highly selective program which enhances their leadership potential to boost and change their career paths.
  • : HEC Paris offers several, intensive two-week programs during the months of June and July : Business & Geopolitics - International Finance - Inclusive & Social Business - Fashion Management - Luxury Management - Sports & Entertainment Management. The summer experience leads to the award of academic credit and a certificate of completion.
  • : designed for professor-researchers, the  is a highly selective program which offers high quality internationally renowned training in management sciences.

HEC Paris offers unique learning opportunities for managers and executives:

  •  in partnership with New York University, Stern School of Business (NYU Stern) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • , offers 8 tracks in 5 locations (EMBA France, EMBA St. Petersburg, EMBA China Beijing /Shanghai, EMBA Doha) and 8 Majors
  • HEC Executive Masters: HEC Oxford  and  in French.
  • and  as well as tailor-made coaching services.

The HEC Paris Alumni network is among the largest in Europe with 52,300 Alumni based in 127 countries. It was founded in 1883 to develop a powerful and dynamic lifelong connection to the HEC Paris community. The HEC Paris alumni network promotes global awareness of the HEC Paris name and supports HEC Paris' future development.

Departments of HEC Paris School of Management

PhD & Summer School

Business and Management



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