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September 2022 intake

The check-in days will be September 1 and September 2 for our September 2022 intake.

Orientation Weeks

Orientation for our September 2022 intake begins on September 5, 2022.

Orientation Weeks at the HEC Paris MBA take place during your first two weeks on campus. They are an essential part of your academic journey, specifically designed to help you to get the most out of your MBA experience. By the end, you will have a thorough understanding of the MBA program, both academically and socially, and will have met many of your professors and MBA staff members. They are also designed to help you to make real connections with your fellow classmates.

During the Orientation Weeks, you will:

  • Meet the Dean of HEC Paris and the MBA Programs
  • Learn more about academic expectations, policies and resources
  • Meet the MBA staff and learn how they can help facilitate your time on campus and in France
  • Sign up for French health insurance
  • Attend a New Student Welcome Breakfast and a New Student Cocktail
  • Meet the Career Center team
  • Attend the first of many Career Center workshops
  • Discover the MBA student clubs
  • Tour the HEC Paris campus
  • Participate in group and individual photo sessions
  • Attend Math Camp
  • Learn about the MBA Clubs
  • Ease into your studies with introductory business classes and the Negosim Business Game
  • Learn how you can make HEC Paris a better place
  • Get to know other students from around the world

Start of the Term

The MBA is a rigorous 16-month path. Incoming students participate in three introductory seminars, then can expect to spend about 18 hours per week in their courses during Term 1.

schema for our September intakes

Course schema for the MBA's January intake