Posted on July 21, 2019

Gaining strength year after year and having received overwhelming response for its programs, HEC Paris, one of the world’s leading providers of Executive Education, has launched the second intake of its renowned Specialized Master in Strategic Business Unit Management (SBUM) Degree program for the 2019-2020 Academic Year.

The launchfor the second intake, which was held at the HEC Paris Doha Campus in Tornado Tower, welcomed 38 participants from various nationalities including America, Pakistan, Jordan and Lebanon, in addition toa large number of participants from Qatar. Addressing participants, Dr. Nils Plambeck, Dean and CEO, HEC Paris in Qatar, offered insights into the program curriculum and briefed them on the importance of the Specialized Master for their career progression.

This Specialized Master’s Degree cohort represents various sectors from influential organizations including Ministry of Defense, Qatar National Bank, Qatar Olympic Committee, Ooredoo, Qatar Airways, Q-Chem, Communications Regulatory Authority, Qatar Aluminum Limited, Nakilat, Al Khaliji Bank, Qatar Central Bank, Qatar National Tourism Council, Qatar Gas, Qatar University, National Human Rights Committee, and WOQOD.

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On the successful start of the next cohort of the Specialized Master, Dr. Nils Plambeck, Dean and CEO, HEC Paris in Qatar, said: “We are pleased to welcome aboard such talented participants for the second intake of our Specialized Master which is slated to further develop the participants skillsin their respective fields. Over the years, HEC Paris in Qatar has been adjusting its program offerings as per changing market dynamics with a view to equip senior leaders to take good decisions and drive the growth and development of their organizations.”

“With the support of Qatar Foundation, HEC Paris can help participants in our programs develop new ideas, gain new insights or challenge themselves. Our combined efforts contribute to the transformation of Qatar into a knowledge based-economy,” Dr. Plambeck added.   

The HEC Paris Specialized Master comprises three stages, starting with the core curriculum focused on Strategy, Finance, and Leadership and Change. Participants will also personalize their learning journey further with a choice of one of three tracks: General Management, Marketing & Sales, and Entrepreneurship & Business Development. Furthermore, the professional thesis enables participants to focus on a specific challenge related to their industry and provide detailed solutions.