HEC Montreal, established in 1907 is a French language University, located in Montreal, Canada. The University is known for imparting management education and research, to train future managers and experts.
|Type of university||Public|
|Number of Undergraduate Seats||10,191|
|Number of Postgraduate Seats||3,098|
|Number of International Students||4,232|
|Annual Acceptance Rate||38%|
|Basic Tuition Fee, Undergraduate International Students||CAD $17,327 - $19,373|
|Basic Tuition Fee, Postgraduate International Students||CAD $14,697 - $16,373|
|Languages for Courses||French, English and Business Spanish|
|Test Scores Accepted||GMAT, TOEFL, IELTS and GRE|
|Score Required for Graduates||GMAT- 570 TOEFL-72 IELTS-5|
As of fall 2017, a total of 13,401 students are studying at HEC Montreal.
Here are a few stats in terms of the student intake.
|Central and South America||11.74%|
|United States of Mexico||1.65%|
HEC Montréal offers a total of 142 programs, further divided in undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate programs. The institute also offers joint Executive MBA program (EMBA) in partnership with McGill University.
Interested and eligible students can choose from programs under three different levels.
|LEVEL 1 (54 programs)||Baccalaureate Certificate Firmware|
|LEVEL 2 (70 programs)||Postgraduate Diploma Mastery MBA Firmware|
|LEVEL 3 (13 programs)||Doctorate (Ph.D)|
80 of the total programs at the institute specialise in management education.
The institute offers over 25 specialisations for students. Here is a list of the same.
|Business Analytics||Arts and culture|
|Big data||Quantitative methods|
|Sport||Marketing and sales|
|Human resources||Logistics and Operations|
|Business Intelligence||Operational research|
|Financial engineering||Project management|
Students are given the liberty to apply for classes as per their schedule, study plan and prefered language. Some of the groups in which programs can be filtered in, are given below.
|Schedule||Day Evening Weekend Online Hybrid|
|Study Plan||Full-time Part-time|
|Education language||French English Bilingual Trilingual|
With the incorporation of new building, HEC Montreal plans to do the following:
The institute houses 2 buildings- Côte-Sainte-Catherine and Decelles building.
Educational classes and most of the administrative offices are located in the existing two buildings. Both these buildings have study rooms, classrooms, meeting rooms and computer laboratories, accessible by the students.
HEC Montreal is affiliated to the institutions mentioned below.
Different programs at the institute are subject to different application procedures. Here are a few common steps that one has to follow to fill in the application form.
International students will have to provide with a valid study permit, study visa for admission. Students must also have a valid Québec Acceptance Certificate (CAQ) before applying for the visa/ permit related documents. One can apply for CAQ online or via email.
Candidates will have to show a proof of finance while applying for students visa. The tuition fee charged by HEC Montreal vary from course to course and on place of residency.
Undergraduate Courses and other courses
For undergraduate courses such as BBA, the following tuition fee is to be paid by students of different categories (approximately).
|Canadian students, non-residents of Québec||$ 8,700|
|French students||$ 8,700|
|International Students||$ 25,300|
For postgraduate courses such as MBA, the following tuition fee is to be paid by students of different categories (approximately).
|Quebec Students||$ 8000|
|Canadian students, non-residents of Québec||$ 17000|
|French students||$ 8000|
|International Students||$ 33,200|
Tentative months to pay tuition fee for various sessions
One can avail scholarship on admission through their past academic records. No application is required for the same.
HEC Montreal also provides other types of scholarship to students. The same is mentioned below.
|Admission Scholarship||Academic Excellence Scholarship|
|Encouragement Scholarship||Covering differential tuition fee Scholarship|
|Entrepreneurship Scholarship||Mobility Scholarship|
|Leadership Scholarship||Research Scholarship|
|External Organizations Scholarship||Need- based Scholarship|
Students can work on campus while studying at the institute. They will have to fulfil the following conditions.
Students can also work off campus while studying at the institute. They will have to fulfil the following conditions.
SIN is mandatory in order to work on campus or off campus and for tax purposes. It is no way related to a person’s health insurance number. A social number is valid until the end of your stay or a maximum 5 years. You can renew the same if necessary.
One can obtain SIN by going in person to Service Canada office along with the following documents:
One can work post their graduation after obtaining a work permit. The post graduation work permit is valid for the same duration as that of the last study program you have completed. Students have to fulfil the following conditions.
The institute has partnered with various companies, to provide them with fully-furnished bedrooms with various facilities.
Off campus housing is also available for exchange students. 40 full time international students are offered the opportunity to rent a room in the university at HEC Montréal-Darlington residence.
Rent per room- $895 per month (9-month lease).
One can avail the following facilities:
|Fully furnished bedroom||Television Set|
|Living room||Laundry room|
Students can register themselves for the same by filling a form at https://www.residencehec.com/en/.
Students are likely to get placed in good companies with handsome salaries.
Here are some statistics depicting placements at the institute.
|BBA||Employment rate: 93 % Average annual salary: $46 303 $|
|MBA||Employment rate: 84 % Average annual salary: $80 266 Average global remuneration: $95 593 Average Increase: 29 %|
|Ph.D.||Employment Rate: 100 % Average annual salary: $96 340|
HEC Montreal is home to some notable alumni with Global Employability Ranking Emerging and Trendence 2016: 44th.
Some of the notable alumni are mentioned below:
The institute has an active portal to provide its alumni with various career management services. Nearly twenty reunion and networking activities conducted each year.
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