You are automatically registered for the Thesis activity every term (fall, winter and summer) from the initial registration to the end of your studies.
The grade obtained for the thesis does not influence the GPA calculation.
Register to the three-hour seminar Business Research Ethics in the first term of your MSc program. This workshop is not for credit.
Register for the research workshop for your structure before completing 21 course credits.
During this workshop, you must:
register your thesis topic in HEC en ligne (Academics > Academics > My thesis portal) to have it approved;
To write your thesis in English, ask for authorization (in French) from the Academic Affairs Office (for specializations in French only)..
To write your thesis in the form of articles, complete these three forms and submit them to the Academic Affairs office:
The submission process, the evaluation of your thesis and the graduation process can take up to 10 weeks. Please take this into consideration if you need to renew a study permit, submit a post-diploma permit application or confirm your attendance at convocation.
|Term of submission||Winter 2020||Summer 2020||Fall 2020|
|Deadlines||Extension until June 15, 2020||Extension until September 11, 2020||December 11, 2020|
Make sure you are enrolled in the Master’s program in the term in which you are to submit your thesis, and that you have completed the online research workshop.
If your file is inactive and you have not exceeded the deadline of four years, complete the Short Administrative Request form. You will have to pay the tuition fees for the term in which you submit your thesis.
If you have exceeded the deadline, please contact your administration program.
To submit your thesis, you must sign in to the Submission Of A Master’s Level Work portal by clicking on "Authentication HEC" and using your HEC Montréal ID number and password.
First, make sure you have the following documents if your research topic required a collection of data from human subjects (by interview, questionnaire or other media), or consultation of documents or databases concerning human subjects that are not in the public domain:
Under article 3.4.2 of the academic rules and regulations, the jury may:
The thesis will be filed and kept in the HEC Montréal archives. If corrections are made following the evaluation, it is the student's responsability to send the final version of the thesis to the library.