Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (graduate level – off campus)

Help your teams progress by providing them with an opportunity to build professional management skills adapted to real-life situations. This internationally offered graduate diploma in business administration will give them a broad understanding of how organizations and the economy operate. It can be customized for the specific issues that companies, the industry, and each region face.

Program overview

  • Program offered internationally in cooperation with our partner institutions, but subject to the usual conditions for admission and graduation at HEC Montréal.
  • Initiation to the main challenges that companies face: globalization, competitiveness, innovation and technology.
  • Introduction to various management tools used in fields such as marketing, finance, human resources, operations, information systems, management, decision sciences, accounting and economics.
  • New teaching methods that integrate theory and practice, analysis and synthesis, reflection and action through case studies, team projects, simulations, and other activities.
  • Possibility to customize the program structure with optional courses.
  • Blended format to help maintain a balance between school, work and life, with some online and some in-person courses.

Participants will have access to:


A prestigious and renowned north-american program

Amine Guerchaoui

“For example, my human resources course’s teacher has at least 20 years’ experience in their field. That’s what I’m looking for: North-American training and expert faculty.”

Amine Guerchaoui, student

Some of our partners

HEC Montréal’s international programs team has been cooperating with a number of partners for years. Among them are reputable universities who have expressed their confidence in this program.

Centre d’Excellence Africain en Logistique et en Transport (CEALT)
MDI Algiers Business School
Ooredoo Algérie
program characteristics

Specialized Graduate Diploma (D.E.S.S.) in Business Administration, equivalent to the M2 level.


Professionals with or without a management degree


Part-time blended format: half of the classes in a course are given remotely, the other half on the campus of the partner institution.


16 months minimum


On the partner’s campus and online


French or English, depending on the partner school.



Contact our team.
+1 514 340-3595

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