QTEM Program

Using analytics to create a better world

QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management - is a global Master's network of universities and international corporate partners. 

QTEM is intended for HEC Lausanne students registered in the Master in Management, in Finance, in Economics or in the Master in Accounting, Control and Finance. If you want to:

  • Acquire strong quantitative and analytical skills and techniques applied to management and economics
  • Study one or two semesters abroad: choose among 20+ leading business and economic schools around the globe
  • Be immersed in the reality of decision-making through a company internship
  • Join an exciting and growing elite network
  • Receive your standard MSc Degree from Lausanne and the QTEM Certificate


QTEM Partner universities


Countries Universities Exchange semesters
Belgium Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management, ULB Sprind and Fall
Finland Hanken School of Economics Fall
France EDHEC Business School Nice Fall
France Université Paris-Dauphine Fall
Germany Goethe University Frankfurt Spring and Fall
Germany Technical University of Munich Spring and Fall
Great Britain University of Exeter Business School Fall
Great Britain Warwick Business School
Italy LUISS Guido Carli University Spring and Fall
Netherlands Tilburg University Spring and Fall
Netherlands University of Amsterdam Spring and Fall
Portugal FEP University of Porto Spring and Fall
Spain UPF Barcelona School of Management Spring
Switzerland HEC Lausanne, UNIL


You can find more information on our Intranet about the QTEM partner universities, i.e. which destination is open to which HEC Master's degree for which semester:

Intranet link

> in the Agreement column, select QTEM

Important - GMAT:

The minimum score to obtain at the GMAT Focus Edition to be able to apply for QTEM is 555 (équivalent to 600 at the GMAT).


Structure of the QTEM program, selection and deadlines



Academic conditions for exchanges at HEC Lausanne


How to choose your QTEM courses?

  1. Go to the QTEM course database
  2. Choose the courses that are corresponding to the Master program that you selected for your studies at HEC Lausanne
  3. Verify if the academic calendar of the chosen institution is compatible with the academic calendar of HEC Lausanne
  4. Fill in the Learning Agreement and submit it in the application file

Do not hesitate to contact Isabelle Schmid for questions regarding your courses.


Useful documents

QTEM Lausanne Club

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Next application deadlines :

15th february 2024
QTEM Track 1 Exchange (autumn 2024 exchange)

20th february 2024
SEMP / CIVIS / Faculty

1st april 2024
Swiss Mobility

1st april 2024
Bourse Grant - London School of Economics (LSE) Summer School 2024



Make an appointment for a meeting (exchange project):

Europe & Swiss mobility: Jessica Fastré

Overseas: Jessica Ulloa


Internef - CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 692 33 00
Fax +41 21 692 33 05
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