Program Characteristics

  • Duration

    1 year

  • GMAT

    average of the class = 702 (2021)

  • Location

    Jouy-en-Josas (France)

  • Tuition fees

    € 46,950

  • Intake


  • Ranking

    #2 worldwide (FT 2021)

    #1 worldwide (QS 2022)

Class's characteristics

  • 56 Nationalities

  • 40% Women

  • 250 International students

  • Average age = 23

Application essays

At HEC Paris like most other top Business School essays are a good way for the selection commitee to have an idea of the strengths, weaknesses and potential of a prospective student. This is why it is paramount to submit top-notch essays and clearly explain why they should take you instead of someone else.

Q1. Why are you applying to HEC Paris and this program? Please include your career goals in this essay (450 words max)

Q2. What is Leadership to you and how do you recognize a great leader? Please include personal example(s). (600 words max)

Q3. In recent weeks, what business issue or news topic have you found inspiring? (300 words max)

Q4. Anything else you wish to tell us? (Optional ) (1000 characters max)