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This college at a glance.

4000
Students enrolled in this school.
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
9
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

Founded in 1881 by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry, HEC Paris specializes in education and research in management sciences. As a leading academic institution in Europe and worldwide, HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of education programs for students and leaders. HEC Paris has a permanent faculty of 106 professors, 4,000 students and over 8,500 managers in executive education programs every year.

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What is student life like?

HEC Paris has one of the largest campuses in Europe. Its academic, leisure, and sports facilities offer students and staff the holistic life you would expect from a world-class institution. The school also provides a perfect balance between the rural and urban worlds. The HEC Paris campus is located in Jouy-en-Josas, 20 km (15 miles) outside of Paris, and provides a perfect balance between the rural and urban worlds. The campus is very green; its well-kept lanes and lake allow for scenic walks. Don’t be surprised to see a dear when you go out to get some air to think through a difficult research problem. It is the best way to gain an alternative perspective!HEC Paris has excellent indoor and outdoor facilities on campus. These include a multipurpose gym (1600 m²), an indoor mountain climbing wall, a weight training room, a fitness/cardio-training room, and facilities for aerobics, boxing, and martial arts10,000 m² of outdoor fields including tennis courts, an athletics track, three grass rugby/football fields, one all-weather football field, and one street basketball/football court. A permanent staff of four qualified professionals and 25 coaches manage the Sports Department. Each sports discipline has its own club, run by students in collaboration with the Sports Department. 

HEC Paris considers community life to be one of the cornerstones of the education it provides. It develops a sense of responsibility, boldness, and entrepreneurship. Becoming a member of one or more clubs or associations is the best way to meet people, share ideas and ideals, have fun, take up a new hobby and become an integrated member of the HEC Paris community.

Scholarships & Funding

Housing options.

The university provides housing to international students, with prices ranging from 290 - 580 euros per month.

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