Established in 1881, École des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC School of Management) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the small town of Jouy-en-Josas (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Ile-de-France. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Research, France), École des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. École des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 135 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this French higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HEC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
The department runs a highly successful Ph.D. program with a strong placement record and hosts visiting faculty from leading US and European schools. It sponsors about 30 research seminars per year by leading US and European academics
The HEC Paris PhD program. The department runs a highly successful PhD program with a strong placement record and hosts visiting faculty from leading US and European schools
For recent graduates (within a year) you can directly deposit your job offers, LIFE or civic service online:
- HEC (Grande Ecole, Specialized Master, MSc): click here
Internships are an integral part of the courses offered at HEC Paris.
The internship Grande Ecole (Master in Management) for a period of minimum 40 weeks in the school including 20 abroad. Note that the duration of each mission is flexible according to the construction by the student's curriculum: 6 weeks at 6 months, and 95% of students go on break between M1 and M2 and prefer 2 missions 6 month.
Internships Specialized Master and MSc with a duration of 4 to 6 months end of the course (between May and February)
NB: Some Specialized Master courses offer a different rhythm.
The internship MBA with two recruitment possibilities: Summer internship for a period of 2 ½ months or Fieldwork projects of 3 to 4 months full-time (late May to early September or January to mid-May).
For more information contact Clarisse Gauger by e-mail or phone 01 39 67 73 66.
Once the interviews have been carried out, our Admissions Jury will then meet to discuss and decide upon your application. The Admissions Jury is an official meeting attended by Representatives of the French Ministry of Education, of HEC Paris Alumni and of the MBA Faculty, as well as the Dean and Associate Dean of HEC Paris. They will review every aspect of your application, from your essays to your recommendations and performance in the interviews.
This meeting has three possible outcomes for your application: you may be admitted onto the program, not admitted, or placed on the official Waiting List. You will be informed of the jury's decision within hours. We hold 12 Admissions Juries per year.