Master of Science (MSc) – International Business
Educated anywhere in Canada
- You must hold a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), an undergraduate degree in a related field or a degree deemed equivalent by the program administration, with a GPA of at least 3.0 out of 4.3, or the GPA required by the original university for admission to a graduate program, if the latter is higher.
Other education systems
Educated abroad, under the French system
- You must have earned as a minimum a general license diploma after 3 years of university studies (180 ECTS) following a secondary school baccalauréat (BAC+3), with an average of at least 12 out of 20 for all years of university. Special conditions apply for candidates holding less than a BAC+4.
Educated abroad, not under the French system
- You must hold a university diploma giving access to a master’s program at your original university, with an average of at least 12 out of 20 for all years of university.
Note that the labour market in Quebec, and particularly in Montreal, generally requires a good knowledge of French. Students who do not have the requisite level of proficiency in that language are strongly encouraged to take qualifying courses in business French.
For the supporting documents, see the steps of preparing an application.
The capacity of certain programs to HEC Montréal is limited; therefore, the School does not undertake to accept all eligible candidates.