HEC Paris is one of the world’s leading Business Schools and recognized for its international research faculty. The HEC PhD program is looking for high potential candidates passionate about academic research to join the HEC Paris research ecosystem and work with 50 international fellow PhD students and more than 100 research faculty.
Every leading business school or university recruits its professors based on their promise to carry out groundbreaking research and to publish in the leading research journals. The HEC PhD program prepares for this challenge. It offers the training needed to enter the demanding world of academia.
Positions available in the following research areas
For the 2023 September intake we look for 12 high potential candidates in the following fields:
The HEC PhD program is a five-year full-time program, taught 100% in English, that prepares students for a career in research and academia. This requires in-depth knowledge of a particular areas of research, solid training in research methods, as well as hands-on experience in collecting and analyzing data, writing and presenting papers, academic networking and publishing research.
The program is structured in two phases: The first two years focus on the coursework and the first milestones of the dissertation. They are aimed at providing students with a strong basis to conduct research at the highest level. The following three years are dedicated to working on the research paper-based dissertation, join a PhD visiting position, present paper(s) at international academic events, etc.
To resume, PhD students benefit from:
* The PhD in Law and Regulation offers two alternative PhD tracks:
Scholarship and financing
Each admitted PhD student, without any criteria of academic background or origin, receives:
Who we look for - Qualifications
Built on a strategy of excellence, the HEC Paris PhD Program aims to attract outstanding and motivated future PhD students with a clear ambition to become top researchers in international academic institutions. We welcome applications from candidates of all nationalities who:
How to apply
Preparing an application for a PhD Program is a long process and may take time, not only to complete the online application, write your personal statement, but also to choose your referees. Preparing the GMAT or GRE test may also take time. A complete research proposal is not required to apply for the program. To give a maximum of chance for applicants to submit an outstanding and complete application, we have decided to hold two admissions sessions, one in January and one in April. There is no difference whether you apply in the first or second round.
Two Application Rounds:
Opening of the application system: July 1st, 2022
Deadline: January 5th, 2023
Opening of the application system: January 9th, 2023
Deadline: April 16, 2023
A complete application should include the following:
Selected candidates will be invited for an interview.
Join an online presentation for each specialization:
We invite interested candidates to join an online presentation for each specialization. This is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the position and the department’s Faculty. See the calendar and sign up here.
Visit the PhD application web pages here, or start directly your application here.
Placement – an academic career in management research
HEC Paris accompanies the placement of its PhD graduates. Today, more than 90% pursue an academic career top institutions worldwide such as Columbia University, Bocconi, London School of Economics, London Business School, Princeton, MIT, University of Pennsylvania, ESCP Business School, ESSEC Business School, Cambridge University, University of Michigan, Hong Kong Polytechnic University and many more. Learn more about placement here.
In a nutshell:
Position: PhD Positions in Management, full scholarship, 100% English
Format: 5 years, full-time
Study language: English
Program structure: Phase I: course work (2 years). Phase II: dissertation (3 years)
Scholarship: 25000€ for up to 5 years
Tuition: 100% tuition waiver for up to 5 years
Application deadlines: January 5th, 2023, April 16, 2023
Start of intake: Beginning of September 2023
Location of studies: HEC Paris, Jouy-en-Josas, France
About HEC: Welcome | HEC Paris
About the PhD Program: The HEC PhD Program
About HEC Faculty: Faculty and Research
About research at HEC Paris: Knowledge | HEC Paris
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