HEC Lausanne (standing for Faculté des hautes études commerciales), also called the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne, is the affiliated business school of the University of Lausanne. Since 1911, HEC Lausanne has been developing teaching and research in the field of business and economics. The school is considered one of the best business schools in Switzerland. HEC Lausanne offers Bachelor, Master, and PhD degrees, as well as executive education, including a part-time Executive MBA, short, open courses, and tailor-made programs for organizations.
The Faculty received the AMBA and EQUIS accreditations for the high quality of its programs, research-, and teaching-activities. Through the University of Lausanne, it is also an accredited Swiss university.
HEC Lausanne is highly rated in several rankings. In 2017, the master’s degree in Management is ranked n. 19 in the global rankings of the news Financial Times.