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HAUTES ETUDES COMMERCIALES

 

McCombs School of Business BBA, undergraduate iMPA and MBA students have the opportunity to study on exchange at Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC). Founded in 1881, HEC is one of the top business schools in Europe and has been ranked #1 in France. Located in Jouy en Josas, a suburb 10 miles from the center of Paris and a couple of miles from Versailles, public transportation makes getting to Paris extremely easy. Paris has a population of over 11 million people, beautiful parks and gardens, world-class museums, historical landmarks, excellent cuisine, and an incredible nightlife, among other things, all of which make it one of the top tourist destinations in the world. Students take regular university courses with students from the host country. There is no prior language requirement, as a wide selection of courses is taught in English. Participants earn regular UT in-residence credit. All grades earned for the courses undertaken are computed into the official UT-Austin GPA.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Business Administration
  • French
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Economics
  • French Civilization
  • Legal Environment Of Business
  • Operations Management
  • European Studies
  • Government
  • Management
  • Statistics

2 Programs Available for HAUTES ETUDES COMMERCIALES

Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

All core business courses and electives are offered in French and English Courses taught in French require students to be highly proficient in the language. Free French language classes also available. Not all courses are worth 3 credits at UT.

Language(s) of Instruction

French and English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students are offered the option to apply for on-campus university housing once they have been accepted as an exchange student. Students may also choose to live in apartment-style housing. View link to research housing options

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 29, 2019 to June 1, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2018
- Fall
  • September 2, 2018 to December 15, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2018

Application Code

150036

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Scholarships
Brochure
Frequently Asked Questions

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information session. Students must attend an information session prior to meeting BBA International Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.


Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

Students take 24-30 ECTS per semester. Courses are offered in English French. All core courses are offered in both, but not all electives ar in each language. Course information is available a few months before term.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and French

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

The majority of exchange students choose to reside on campus. A small live in Paris and commute (1 hour by public transportation) in Jouy-en On-campus rooms are not guaranteed and should be reserved as soon as p

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Graduate

Program Cost

Students pay $75 app fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. S are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, food, local trans living. Students pay required emergency and health insurance coverage per week. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 4, 2019 to April 13, 2019
- Fall
  • September 9, 2013 to December 20, 2013

Application Code

160006

Additional Resources

Program Website
State Dept Travel Advisory
Int Travel Safety for Students
Consular Information Sheet
Visa Information

Next Step

Learn more about attending our study abroad programs by contacting the International Exchange Coordinator in room CBA 2.502. Program books an evaluations are also available for your review.

Program information above is subject to change