Connect to HEC en ligne.
Follow the steps in the Registration video tutorials section.
First come first served basis; register as early as possible!
Should you have schedule conflicts (courses and/or exams), you are obliged to select another course.
Once a course is full, you will be on the waiting list:
You can register for a maximum of 5 credited courses.
IMPORTANT – Please contact your assigned advisor at the International Exchange Program for assistance with your course registration. The number given in the help videos is intended for domestic students.
This help video explains how to connect to HEC en ligne.
(Duration : 36 seconds)
This help video explains how to register for classes.
(Duration : 51 secondes)
This help video explains how to search for a course.
(Duration : 2 minutes 03 seconds)
This help video explains how to add a course.
(Duration : 2 minutes 13 seconds)
This help video explains how to make a course change in your HEC en ligne account.
(Duration : 1 minutes 30 seconds)
This help video explains how the waiting list for courses works.
(Duration : 3 minutes 22 seconds)
This help video explains how to drop a course.
(Duration : 1 minutes 16 seconds)
The official course list is available about one month prior to the registration period. Keep in mind that there will only be minor changes between the years. You can make a first course selection and validate it once the list has been updated.
Exchange students can only take courses from the B.B.A. program.
To be considered a Full-time student, all international students must be registered for a minimum of 12 credits (4 courses) for the B.B.A program.
Exchange students are only allowed to register for the courses listed below.
If you register for a course not written on this list, HEC Montréal will not validate it. You will not be able to attend the course nor be credited for it at your home university.
Having a laptop is mandatory for many courses at HEC Montréal.
Schedules available on HEC en ligne.
Course outlines and academic content available on the Course Portal.
Course code starting with 2 = 2nd & 3rd year of B.B.A. (ex: 2-000-00)
Course code starting with 3 = 3rd & 4th year of B.B.A. (ex: 3-000-00)
Language of instruction
Codes for courses in English end with the letter A (example: 2-100-00A – Marketing Management).
Codes for courses in Spanish end with the letter E (example: 2-100-00E – Fundamentos de mercadotecnia).
Codes for courses in French don't have a letter at the end (example: 2-100-00 – Marketing).
1 course only (2 waiting places available per course)
As registration is not guaranteed, it is recommended to add an alternative course
IF there is a timetable clash with another course you have already registered in: you need to cancel the course with the timetable clash.
IF you are already registered to 5 business courses: you need to cancel one of the registered course.
IF you are already registered to 4 or 5 business courses + 1 language course: you have to contact us.
Make sure you meet the prerequisites prior to registration.
Requirements for each course are located on the Course Portal below the description and on the course registration system HEC en ligne. (Préalable = French for Prerequisites)
The workload requirement for HEC students in a regular program is 15 credits (5 courses) per term for the B.B.A. program. Exchange students can take a minimum of 12 credits (4 courses).
A semester in the B.B.A. program consists of 15 weeks.
A 3-credit course is 45 contact hours (15 X 3). + 90 hours of personnal work = 135 hours.
Students are not required to pass any language proficiency tests. As an indication only, the following scores are recommended:
=> English : TOEFL, minimum result of 560 (paper version), 220 (electronic version) or 83 (internet version - IBT), and IELTS ; 6.5
=> French : TFI; Minimum result of 750