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Write a new chapter in your career

The HEC Paris EMBA program will provide you will all the essential management skills you need to succeed as a senior manager and, more importantly, will broaden your perspectives and horizons in ways you would not even dare to imagine.”

Pierre Dussauge, Professor of Strategic Management & Academic Director of the HEC Paris EMBA program



The HEC Paris Executive MBA (EMBA) is aimed at senior managers and executives who want to give their career a new lease of life by developing a strategic vision and strong leadership skills.


The program is available in 5 different modular formats in France and Qatar. This allows you to continue working and directly apply everything you have learned in your company or in an entrepreneurial project.

  • 1


    with a strategic project

  • 8


    run in 14 locations

  • 5


    in a part-time format

The learning approach

The aim of our innovative, hands-on action-based learning approach is to strike the right balance between theory and practice. We combine:

  • Case studies, workshops and interactive role-plays

    to simulate real-life business situations and develop strong analytical and decision-making skills.

  • Digital learning

    Up to 12% of the program is now delivered via distance learning solutions and online resources. This allows you to explore or complete certain aspects of the program in greater depth.

  • Testimonials from senior executives and industry experts

    to not only provide valuable insights but to enable you to bridge the gap between theory and practice.

  • Career services

    We offer a range of dedicated workshops, one-to-one coaching and sector specific sessions to help you acquire the necessary skills and tools to achieve your professional goals. We also connect you with the corporate world through specific recruitment and networking events.

For further information, please contact :

Jean-Luc Ricci

Strategy & Development Director Africa

discover the program outline 

discover the program outline 


step 1 - Core courses

This cycle is based on a transversal and non-functional approach to management, with a strong focus on entrepreneurship. 

Consists of eight 4-day modules and one 5-day module


Module 1

Analyze, understand and master internal and external stakes

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Module 2

Determine a strategy and action plan

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Module 3

Performance management 

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Module 4

Mobilize internal and external teams

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step 2 - development cycle 

This cycle is designed to reinforce both personal and professional development, and enable participants to focus on their role as a leader.


Corresponding to an Executive Certificate


step 3 - Choice of electives 

Depending on the chosen specialization:

Development electives

Module 5 of the Executive Master's Degree in Strategic Business Unit Management 

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Challenges and perspectives

Module 9 of the Executive Master's Degree in Strategic Business Unit Management 

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step 4 - Professional thesis

An HEC Paris tutor provides thesis support as participants put the theoretical and operational expertise acquired during the program into practice. 


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Do you feel that the HEC Paris EMBA could be made for you? In order to get feedback from our admissions teams regarding your suitability for the program, please do not hesitate to fill in our short online form below. 

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