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Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
    Duration
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Every day, students of the Master of Business Administration at HEC Paris learn how to think critically, challenge the status quo, and collaborate with people very different from themselves. You will call it the opportunity of a lifetime.

About

With its concentrated focus on learning-by-doing and real-time problem solving, this challenging 16-month-long Master of Business Administration from HEC Paris will have a real impact on your future career. You will develop a skillset that truly differentiates you in the global marketplace.

The 16-month-long curriculum is specifically designed to give you the time needed to learn new skills, as well as gain specific work experience in a new sector or job function. It incorporates a personalized career-development program with our Career Center, as well as unique, hands-on learning and leadership opportunities.

Fundamental Phase

In the 8-month Fundamental Phase, a rigorous combination of academic training and hands-on learning teach core management skills. After eight months, you have developed the exact skills needed to transform business performance.

Customised Phase

During the 8-month Customized Phase, you tailor the MBA program to match your personal aspirations and professional objectives. We offer a wide range of options including specializations (concentrated learning in one sector), elective courses, international exchanges and internship opportunities, as well as in-depth learning projects.

Careers

The HEC Paris Career Center (CC) offers a dynamic approach to helping you achieve your career transformation.

The corporate approach focuses on increasing the range and deepening the quality of the companies that come to recruit on campus. Our individualized approach focuses on giving you the exact tools you need to realize your post-MBA career goals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Problem Solving & Communications 
  • Financial Accounting & Reporting 
  • Financial Markets 
  • Managerial Economics 
  • Marketing 
  • Statistics 8 Business Analytics 
  • Giving & Receiving Feedback 
  • Leading People & Teams 
  • Negosim Business Simulation 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 16 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You only need to take one of these tests:

  • We strongly encourage our candidates to submit a GRE score that is at or above the 65th percentile for the quantitative and verbal sections.

    This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

  • You need the following GMAT score:

    Average score: 690

    The average GMAT score from last intake (fall 2016) was 690.

    The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

General Requirements

You must have completed an undergraduate program at an accredited university. We will require official academic transcripts as proof. The requirement of an undergraduate degree may be waived if:

  • You can provide a certificate certifying that you have completed your secondary education. You must also have 5 years minimum of professional experience, with at least 3 years in a managerial position.
  • You are an athlete who has represented your country at a national level.

Work Experience

At least 6 year(s) of work experience are required.

The ideal candidate has between 2 and 10 years of professional working experience (the average is 6 years).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52212 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 69620 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.
  • EU/EEA

    52212 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 69620 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 16 months.
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Living costs for Jouy-en-Josas

  • 640 - 950 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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