HEC Montreal, Montreal, Quebec

3000 chemin de la Cote-Sainte-Catherine, Montreal
Estd 1907

Updated on - May 06th, 2022 | 11:02 AM By Venushree Agarwal

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HEC de Montreal offers various undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate programs in a variety of areas such as accounting, economics, and logistics, etc. The institute offers internationally renowned management education and research. The HEC Montreal acceptance rate is 38%. Full-time HEC MBA Montreal applicants will be required to pass the GMAT or GRE or TAGE MAGE, proficiency in English, and other supporting documents. HEC de Montreal also provides financial assistance in various forms including government financial assistance, scholarships, and work-study HEC Montreal programs, etc. 

When was HEC Montreal Established?

HEC Montreal is a business institution, located in Montreal, Canada. HEC de Montreal has been educating future managers who contribute to society's growth and development, since 1907. 

Where is HEC Montreal?

It is the graduate business school of the Universite de Montreal. HEC Montreal University is known as the first established school of management in Canada. 

HEC Montreal Accreditation

Students can pursue various undergraduate and HEC Montreal graduate programs and courses through the HEC Montreal campus, hybrid, or HEC Montreal online courses. It is a French-speaking institution, solidly rooted in its community and open to the world.

Education at HEC Montreal

HEC Montréal offers a total of 142 programs, further divided into undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate programs. The institute also offers a joint Executive MBA program (EMBA) in partnership with McGill University.

Why Choose HEC Montreal Canada?

HEC Montréal University is recognized worldwide for its excellence in management teaching and research. HEC Montreal international business school contributes to society's prosperity by providing leadership in various activities like teaching at all levels and research etc. Below are some reasons to choose HEC Montréal University :

  1. Enriched by HEC Montreal international students and permanent residents who make up 35% of the student's body
  2. A leader in research
  3. An international exchange program including 133 partner institutions in 40 countries
  4. HEC Montreal Library is Canada’s largest bilingual business library
  5. Ultra-modern facilities are equipped with cutting-edge technology.
  6. A trading room with real-time financial data from Bloomberg and Reuters
  7. A highly efficient Career Management Service, available lifelong for alumni
  8. An influential business network, with tens of thousands of alumni around the globe 

Faculty/ Departments at HEC Montreal Canada

HEC College has expert faculty in all management fields. The institute gives the students to choose from a variety of fields. The academic department of HEC College are: :

  • Accounting Studies
  • Applied Economics
  • Decisions Sciences
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • HEC Montreal Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Informational Technology
  • HEC Montreal International Business
  • Logistic and Operation Management
  • Management
  • Marketing

HEC Administrative and Support Staff

HEC Montreal’s staff are dedicated to the mission of research and teaching. Below are numbers about managers, research staff, and other staff : 



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Financial Aid and Scholarships at HEC Montreal

Students can avail themselves of scholarships on admission through their past academic records. No application is required for the scholarship. HEC Montreal also provides other types of scholarships to students. The same is mentioned below.

Admission Scholarship Academic Excellence Scholarship
Encouragement Scholarship Covering differential tuition fee Scholarship
Leadership Scholarship Research Scholarship
External Organizations Scholarship Need-based Scholarship

HEC Montreal Student Services

HEC College provides many services and support to the students to ease their life at the institution. The main services available at HEC College are :

  • Financial Aid
  • Psychological support and well-being
  • Support for students with disabilities
  • Academic support
  • HEC Montreal International Student Services, etc.

University Stats

Student Population at HEC Montreal

HEC Montreal University welcomes students from all around the world. HEC Montreal's acceptance rate is 38%. You will be supported at all stages of your journey like choosing HEC Montreal programs, arriving in Montreal, during your studies, and after successfully integrated into the professional world.

  • HEC Montreal has 11a academic departments and different faculty for each department.
  • HEC offers 3098 postgraduate seats
  • This college has 300+ faculty members

HEC Montreal University enrollments :

  • Number of countries of origin - 155
  • Undergraduate - 3322
  • Master’s Level - 918
  • Ph.D. Level - 95
  • Africa - 37.88%
  • Europe - 36.82%
  • Central and South America - 11.83%
  • Asia - 10.70%
  • The United States and Mexico - 1.64%
  • Oceania - 1.13%

HEC Montreal Rankings

HEC Montreal Canada is recognized as one of the top business schools in Canada and around the world, in the rankings of thousands of educational institutions. It is an internationally recognized business school. HEC Montreal MBA program is considered the best in the world. HEC Montréal University has received various national/ international HEC Montreal rankings as mentioned below:

KUBS Worldwide Business Research Rankings (2018) 1st In QUEBEC, 3rd In Canada & 57th In The World
Eduniversal International Ranking (2017) 5 Palms of Excellence - The Highest Score Possible
QS World University Ranking (2019) In The Top 5 In Canada
QS World University Ranking (2019) The World’s 100 Best Universities For Business
Poets & Quants (2018) 3rd In Canada
Poets & Quants (2018) 30th in The World
QS Global MBA Rankings (2019) 6th in Canada
QS Global MBA Rankings (2019) Between 101st And 110th in The World
For EMBA, CEO Magazine (2017) 11th Best in The World
Global University Employability Ranking of The Times Higher Education Magazine (2016) The Top 50 Universities in The World

Read More: HEC Montreal Rankings

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Admission Details

How can I get into HEC Montreal?

HEC Montreal admissions are offered to HEC Montreal international students in the Fall, Winter, and Summer terms. HEC Montreal's acceptance rate is 38%. HEC Montreal Admission requirements and processes vary depending on the HEC Montreal programs and specializations you choose. The common requirements may include proof of your previous study, language proficiency test scores, and curriculum vitae. 'Specialized Graduate Diploma in Management' requires the following documents/proof :

  • Your academic proof
  • Your work experience proof. A Curriculum vitae (CV) clearly outlining how your career evolved must be included
  • HEC Montreal Admissions test result 
  • Your expectation and career goal 
  • Language requirements (IELTS/TOEFL)

Once admitted, it is very important that you check your mail regularly, the college will send you information about classes, workshops, and other activities. 

Acceptance Rate

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TOEFL Requirements

Min. 95

Minimum Score
IELTS Requirements

Min. 6.5

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Average Tuition Fees

The average HEC Montreal tuition fees are approximately $19,388. You have to ensure that you pay the fees before the deadlines. You can pay through various modes which are online, debit card, cheque or bank draft, and electronic transfer of funds. 

Deadlines for the Payment

  • Winter 2022: 23 January, 2022 (Closed)
  • Summer 2022: 14 May, 2022 (Closed)
Degree Type Tuition Fees
Diploma $14,175
Undergraduate $20,301
Post Graduate $20,350

Application Details

You need to apply online through the official website of HEC Montreal. You need to fill in the information and upload the supporting documents (only from a computer). It takes approximately 30-45 minutes. If you want, you can leave your application and return it later without losing anything.

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Other Fees

Other HEC Montreal fees may include copyrights, general fees, HEC Montreal fundraising campaign/donation, insurance student donation, student association, student services, supervision and promotion, technology fees. The student's service fee for the HEC Montreal MBA program is $1,022.76.

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Courses Fees

Your invoice for the HEC Montreal tuition fees will available on HEC en ligne about 2 weeks before the starting of HEC Montreal courses. HEC Montreal Courses fees vary depending on the HEC Montreal programs, credit hours, and more.

The total HEC Montreal tuition fees of the HEC Montreal MBA program (54 credit hours) for an international student is approximately $48,856.54HEC Montreal fees include other fees also such as insurance, student association technology, and other services. Given below are the course fee details of some of the popular HEC Montreal courses for international students.

Master Courses:

Bachelor Courses:

Certificate Courses:

Master of Business Administration [M.B.A]

Course Fees: $36750

Master of Science [M.Sc]

Course Fees: $20250 - $21600

Bachelor of Business Administration [B.B.A]

Course Fees: $20550

Certificate in Supply Chain Management

Course Fees: $20400

Certificate in Business Management

Course Fees: $20400

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Contact Information

HEC Montreal is located in Montreal, Quebec. To connect with HEC Montreal, their contact number is 514-340-6000.

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