Master of Science - Electronic Commerce

HEC Montreal
Program overview
16-24 months
Full time/part time
Master's degree
Scholarships available

Start dates


About this program

Master of Science - Electronic Commerce

Become a fine strategist in a field of the future. Learn how to analyze the issues to effectively integrate e-commerce technologies and models in businesses.

Admission requirements

Quebec and Canadian Education Systems

Hold a rank of 1st cycle (at least 90 credits) or a diploma deemed equivalent by the management of the program in one of the following disciplines: Business Administration (BBA), actuarial science, economics, engineering , computer science, mathematics, statistics, information technology or a related discipline.

Have obtained an average of at least 3.0 out of 4.3, or the average of your home university for admission to a program 2th cycle, whichever is higher.

Language Requirements

Have an advanced language level in French when submitting the application. If you have an intermediate-advanced level, you have to follow the course Techniques and professional academic writing from your 1st grade.

Many of the readings and reference materials are in English, so it is strongly recommended to have an intermediate level in this language

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.

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Program content


Compulsary Courses

  • Web application development
  • Web analytics
  • Digital transformation: perspectives and challenges

Compulsory Methodology Course

  • Intervention methodology in electronic commerce

Specialization Course

  • Digital Economy
  • Electronic marketing
  • Database analysis in marketing
  • Internet retail
  • User experience: foundations and measures
  • Data mining techniques
  • Strategy and e-business
  • Management consulting
  • E-commerce logistics
  • Project management in e-commerce
  • UX design
  • Development and marketing of mobile applications
  • Electronic commerce: technological challenges
  • Dashboards and data governance

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, please visit the university website.



  • Quebec students: CAD 5800
  • Canadian students, non-residents of Quebec: CAD 14200
  • French and French Belgian students: CAD 5800
  • International students: CAD 28800

Supervised project

  • Quebec students: CAD 6300
  • Canadian students, non-residents of Quebec: CAD 14700
  • French and French Belgian students: CAD 6300
  • International students: CAD 29900


  • Global approach to develop a vision of electronic commerce in its different forms: online store, mobile applications, marketplaces, social networks, virtual communities, among others.
  • Four areas of learning: identification of value-added digital platforms; design and development of these platforms; performance monitoring and optimization; management of related projects or mandates.
  • Development of the ability to analyze the context and business model of an organization to select the most suitable digital platforms.
  • Acquisition of the concepts allowing to choose, configure and use the tools necessary for the implementation of an interactive strategy and the design of digital assets
  • Practical educational approach, with the possibility of a supervised project within a leading company in the sector.

Credits - 45 Credits

Career paths

Graduates of this master's degree often hold managerial positions in

  • agencies offering digital consulting services and
  • marketing or digital departments of Canadian or international companies.

Positions held by graduates of the program:

  • Analyst or web specialist
  • Web project manager
  • Digital media analyst
  • Digital Strategy Advisor
  • Digital Product Manager

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HEC Montréal

Founded in 1907, HEC Montréal offers internationally renowned management education and research. It is the oldest business school in Canada and was also the first school in North America to hold the prestigious triple accreditation (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS). It...

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Contact info

HEC Montreal

3000 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
H3T 2A7 Montréal QC

Phone no: +1514-340-6000

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