HEC PARIS – French Embassy in South Africa Scholarship 2019/2020

HEC Excellence scholarship to co-finance a candidate to pursue a Master's degree (MiM, M2M, Msc, MS) at HEC PARIS for the academic year 2019/2020

Specialized in education and research in management, HEC Paris offers a complete and unique range of educational programs for the leaders of tomorrow: Masters Programs, MBA, PhD, Executive MBA and executive education programs for executives.


Created in 1881 by the Chamber of commerce and industry of Paris, HEC PARIS, the founder of the University of Paris-Saclay, consists of a 108 full-time professors with more than 4 400 students and 8 000 executives and managers in training every year.


HEC PARIS is considered amongst the most renowned Businesses Schools of the world for the quality of its degrees, lecturers and researchers. HEC PARIS features regularly at the top of numerous rankings: the second best European Business School according to the Financial Times in 2017 and in France in the top rankings as established by Challenges, The Point, the Student Le Figaro, The Parisian Student...


The school offers courses which includes the latest scientific findings with concrete and practical examples of the current business world. The balance between theory and practice provides the students with the essential management analysis tools, while immersing them in the complexity of the real world.


Courses offered:

Grande Ecole : Master in Management 

Dual Degree Programs with Partner Institutions 


One Year MSc / MS Programs


HEC PARIS – French Embassy in South Africa Scholarship


Within the framework of participating in the French Embassy of South Africa scholarship programme for the academic year 2019/2020, HEC PARIS is pleased to offer a HEC Excellence scholarship to co-finance a candidate to pursue a Master's degree (MiM, M2M, Msc, MS) at HEC PARIS, given that the candidate is selected as a French Embassy scholarship holder.


A potential candidate selected through the French Embassy Scholarship programme, who has been admitted to one of the specified HEC courses, will be awarded by HEC Paris with a 5000 euro reduction in tuition fees. The French Embassy will co-fund another 5000 euro tuition fees, combined with a monthly stipend, visa costs, medical insurance and university housing reservation. The selected candidate will need to co-fund the remaining tuition fees.


In order to qualify for this combined scholarship, the candidate need to simultaneously apply to a HEC PARIS Master's programme and the Embassy of France in South Africa scholarship programme. For more information, contact Campus France (pretoria.bourses@campusfrance.org) and / or the recruitment team of HEC PARIS (hecprograms@hec.fr).