The HEC Paris
/ Georgetown University Law Center (https://www.law.georgetown.edu/
) Double Degree Program in Management and Business Law is a unique degree program with an interdisciplinary methodology, exploring the connections that exist between business and legal practice.
The dual nature of the program intends to meet the ever-present demand for legal professionals with a comprehensive knowledge and awareness of management principles.
STUDY IN TWO GLOBALLY-RECOGNIZED INSTITUTIONS
Since 1870, Georgetown Law has been an innovator in legal education. Georgetown boasts one of the largest full-time faculties (http://www.law.georgetown.edu/faculty/
) in the world, filled with dedicated scholars and teachers who have expertise in a variety of practice settings as well as the classroom. Twenty-three of their professors have served as U.S. Supreme Court clerks and 39 have advanced degrees in other disciplines. In 2015, Georgetown’s law school was placed 24th in the FT global rankings (http://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/university-subject-rankings/2015/law-legal-studies#sorting=rank+region=+country=+faculty=+stars=false+search=
) HEC Paris
is a leading business school in Europe, world renowned for the quality of its degrees, faculty and research (see HEC rankings http://www.hec.edu/Masters-programs/About/Rankings
). For more than a century, our history of academic excellence and selectivity has enabled us to train inspired and responsible leaders, capable of anticipating changes in the world and leading them.
BENEFIT FROM A COMPREHENSIVE CURRICULUM
With a broad exposure to management modules at HEC Paris
followed by an in-depth study of business law at Georgetown, this 2-year program provides students with a complete understanding of the respective fields and equips them with the skills required to excel in them.
BROADEN YOUR INTERCULTURAL AND LANGUAGE SKILLS
In addition to receiving a world-class education, students will also have the unique cultural opportunity to live and study in two distinctive capital cities. To make the most of their time in France and the US, French and English language classes are available at each of the institutions respectively.
MAKE THE MOST OF WORLDWIDE NETWORKING AND ALUMNI POWER
Students benefit not only from the close ties that HEC Paris
has developed with the business world but also those of Georgetown University, through various networking events, conferences and career fairs.
The HEC Alumni network alone, consists of more than 52,300 members in 127 countries.
The dual nature of the program intends to meet the ever-present demand for legal professionals with a comprehensive knowledge and awareness of management principles. http://www.hec.edu/Masters-programs/Master-s-Programs/Dual-Degree-Programs-with-Partner-Institutions/Master-in-Management-Business-Law-Double-Degree-with-Georgetown/Careers
All students eligible to the Bar exam of their home country are eligible to this dual degree program.On top of that, students must also have :Bachelor Degree in legal studies with minimum 180 ECTS-creditsExcellent academic records from previous studiesProficiency in English language (required level: IELTS 7.5, TOEFL: 100 or equivalent)