HEC Paris

# 4
Financial Times EMBA 2013
Ranked
# 8
Economist Full-Time MBA 2013
Ranked
AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS
Accreditations
Full Profile
Full-Time facts

Tuition 48,000 EUR

Duration 12 mths

Intakes Jan,  Sep

GMAT 685

Top Placement Industries *

Financial Services (19%)

Consulting (18%)

Top Placement Functions *

Consulting (21%)

Finance (21%)

General Management (20%)

Strategy / Business Development (14%)

Marketing (14%)


Ranked
Financial Times EMBA 2013 (4)
Economist Full-Time MBA 2013 (8)
BusinessWeek Non-US 2012 (15)
Financial Times Global MBA 2014 (21)

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Top Schools for Luxury / Top Schools for Marketing / Top Schools for Strategy

HEC Paris

HEC MBA Program 1, rue de la Libération

78351 Jouy-en-Josas

France

Profile

The University

HEC Paris MBA: a top generalist MBA

HEC Paris is Europe's premier Business School. With more Alumni in CEO positions than any other continental Business School, it is the Alma Mater of CEOs in Europe: 11 of the CAC40 have an HEC alumnus at their head.

As well as gaining access to our Alumni network of 50,000 worldwide, our students benefit from HEC Paris' proximity to La Défense, the epicenter of European Business with the highest concentration of MNC headquarters on the continent. Our MBA students are at the forefront of Business innovation, acting as 'connectors' for international businesses and implementing their global strategy locally around the globe.

Our students constantly come into contact with different backgrounds throughout our 16-month MBA program: our 200-strong student body is made up of 85% international students, whilst the course itself also offers opportunities for international exposure. Our curriculum, redesigned in 2012 with Bain and Company, has two phases: the Fundamental and the Customized Phase. Our course is highly flexible and can be tailored to meet individual goals; during the Customized Phase, students are able to choose from a range of electives and specializations, as well as partake in an International Exchange - we have over 40 partner institutions around the world, including Chicago Booth, LBS and NUS.

At HEC Paris MBA, the focus is on experiential learning. Students are given many opportunities to practice their leadership skills outside of the classroom with events such as the student-organized MBA Tournament and the Off-Campus Leadership Seminar at the elite St Cyr military academy. Our students graduate with an adaptable skillset which can be molded to fit any position in any company anywhere in the world, as our Careers Management Center works to prepare students for their lifelong career and not just their first job after graduation.

As one of the founding members and the only Business School of the Paris-Saclay Innovation Cluster - ranked as one of the most influential Innovation Clusters in the world by MIT Technology Review - HEC Paris has an important role to play in Business Innovation. Paris-Saclay brings HEC Paris together with top French research companies and businesses, allowing our students to draw upon their expertise. Our newly redesigned Entrepreneurship and Innovation specialization within the MBA program works to give our students the knowledge and experience needed to launch their own successful start-ups; a process aided by our new eLab which unites cutting-edge technology with world-leading expertise in a space where budding entrepreneurs meet to share ideas.

Our ability to create Business leaders has been proven: 89% of our 2013 graduating class found work within 3 months of graduation, with Amazon, McKinsey and L'Oréal amongst our top MBA recruiters.

Tuition and Fees

  • Class of 2016: 48,000EUR + 130EUR Application fee
  • Class of 2017: 52,000EUR + 180EUR Application fee

Financial Aid

The school offers a variety of Scholarships and other sources of Financial aid to students to help them fund their MBA studies: over 55% of our students are receiving financial aid, with an average scholarship of 11,000EUR.

 

Programs

Full-Time

MBA
48,000 EUR
12 mth
Languages
English
Intakes
Jan,  Sep
Concentrations
Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Finance
Leadership in Global Organizations
Marketing
Strategy
Features
Option to complete in 16 months.

Part-Time

Languages
English
Intakes
Jan
Concentrations
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Finance
Leadership & Global Organizations
Marketing
Strategy
Features
Classes meet one week per month.
Option to complete in 24 months.

Executive MBA

Languages
English
Intakes
Jan,  Feb,  Mar,  Sep,  Oct
Concentrations
Aerospace & Aviation
Energy
Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Digital Transformation of Businesses
Differentiation and Innovation through Services
Global Business Perspectives
Luxury
Reinventing Business for Emerging Markets
Features
Also offered in China, Qatar, and Russia
Languages
English
Intakes
Sep
Features
The TRIUM EMBA is offered in association with NYU Stern (US) and the London School of Economics (UK) and requires attendance at all three schools, in addition to two international locations chosen annually for their relevance to current global business issues
GMAT not required for applicants with more than 15 years of work experience

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