Articles about HEC Paris

Overseas MBA Applications to Europe Resilient Despite Immigration Concerns

Dec 05, 2019

Most European institutions reported growth in applications from abroad this year, but populism is on the rise and work visa regimes are being tightened in some countries

Amid a Booming US Job Market, Now is a Great Time to get an MBA

Nov 08, 2019

Several business schools have reported record starting salaries and employment rates for this year’s MBA class, yet they say the degree is far from enough on its own to ensure employment

Plunging MBA Applications in the US is Good News for Europe

Oct 18, 2019

A bleak picture is being painted for the US two-year degree model

MBA Applications are Down in the US, but the Degree is Booming Elsewhere

Jun 13, 2019

Europe, Asia and Canada are enjoying an influx of overseas MBA students, who are attracted by shorter, cheaper courses as well as diverse cohorts and easy access to work visas

Specialist MBA Degrees Find their Niche in Business Education

Apr 10, 2019

General and specialized MBAs both have distinct advantages. Which one prospective students choose will come down to their planned career path

Are Management Consulting Firms Reducing their Dependence on MBAs?

Feb 06, 2019

Business schools’ and consultancies’ close ties led to the phrase “McHarvard”. But as the elite firms seek more diverse talent, the proportion of new consultants with MBAs is shrinking

Europe Enjoys a Boom in MBA Applications at America’s Expense

Jan 03, 2019

The continent’s shorter courses, cheaper fees, more international cohorts, and progressive visa rules are increasingly attractive to would-be MBAs

The 10 Most Popular MBA Specializations

Nov 22, 2018

Students and employers are demanding curriculum changes, but could niche knowledge become obsolete in an era of rapid change?

Is Heated US Immigration Rhetoric Discouraging Overseas Students from MBA Programs?

Oct 22, 2018

Companies are hesitant to hire international workers because of fears that the visa regime may be tightened under the Donald Trump administration

Career Opportunities for Luxury Management MBAs

Jul 31, 2018

Demand is growing for management know-how among luxury firms, prompting business schools to create more programs focused on fashion and more

MBA or Master in Finance: Which to Choose?

Apr 24, 2018

Both the MBA and MiF lead to high-paying careers in the financial sector. But there are fundamental differences between the two.

5 Questions for an American MBA Student at HEC Paris—Margaret Hoffecker

Jan 23, 2018

We sat down with an American MBA student in Paris for some wisdom about looking outside of the US for graduate school.

Europe: The Next MBA Frontier for Americans?

Jan 17, 2018

As tuition in the US increases and visa policies strain employment prospects, some students are looking to places like Europe for their MBA.

Making Connections: Building a Community During Your MBA

Aug 08, 2016

Creating relationships is an essential part of the MBA experience. Here’s how to do it.

Post-MBA Careers in Business Analytics: By the Numbers

Oct 19, 2015

Businesses are scrambling for data-savvy MBA graduates who understand that Big Data has permeated nearly every corner of the business world.