“The Spirit of Management : a common spirit between students, teachers-researchers, graduates and partners“
HEC Management School — University of Liege (HEC-ULg) educates creative managers who will be responsible for building the future of businesses and organizations in a cross-cultural world. The School is firmly anchored and active in the regional economic development.
With its peaks of excellence, HEC-ULg carries out internationally recognized scientific research. The School values research with socio-economic impact or with a focus on pedagogical innovation.
It emphasizes the following four dimensions:
- Mutual enrichment with its stakeholders anchored within original research practices, education and expertise;
- Innovative student personal development practices requiring a true engagement in actions and a real involvement;
- Active proficiency in three languages;
- Management decision-making skills based on the quantitative and economic reasoning combined with the understanding of the technological challenges.
HEC-ULg Business School keeps a particular eye on the coherence and the managerial pertinence of its teaching, research, and community services activities. It has forged strong dynamics and a community spirit between students, graduates, staff and partners by involving them in all in the decision-making processes, by communicating with them and by living its fundamental values:
- creative entrepreneurial audacity
- critical thinking
- a spirit of listening and respect for diversity
- corporate responsibility
HEC –ULg, as European Management School, wants to become a benchmark actor recognized and accredited for the high quality of its initial and continuous training, in Belgium and in all the neighboring trans-frontier regions, in Germany, the Netherlands, France and the Grand Duchy of Luxemburg.
Its ambition is that its research teams should enjoy a very good spontaneous international reputation in its fields of excellence.
It wants to reinforce its international and national partnerships in order to consolidate its positioning and to attract talent.
HEC-ULg also aims to become a central, reputed actor committed to European economic trans-regional development through transversal platforms.
Research at HEC-ULg
Become a researcher or a doctorate student
Economics and Management research is divided according to topics and specializations. Many courses give access to research projects or a doctorate, either linked to HEC-ULg or to other management schools.
To find out more about the opportunities for becoming a doctoral student or a researcher at HEC-ULg, please contact a teacher at a Teaching and Research Unit (TRU) responsible for the subjects which interest you, if possible during your final year of studies.
To do this, consult the list of Research Centers or the personnel directory. Also explore the various financing options available for doctorate students or the options for starting a career as a researcher.