School of Business and Engineering Vaud

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School of Engineering and Management Vaud (HEIG-VD), Switzerland
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Type Public
Established 1956 as "Technicum Cantonal Vaudois"[1]
Affiliation HES-SO
Director Catherine Hirsch
Administrative staff
Students 2000
Location Yverdon-les-bains, Canton of Vaud, Switzerland
Campus Urban
HEIG-VD is located in Switzerland
Location: School of Engineering and Management Vaud, Yverdon-les-bains, Switzerland

The School of Engineering and Management Vaud or the School of Business and Engineering Vaud (abbrev. HEIG-VD, in the official french form Haute Ecole d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud) is a public university in Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. It was created by the merger of the EIVD (School of Engineering of the State of Vaud) and the HEG-VD (School of Business of the State of Vaud) on August 1, 2004. With its 2000 students, the HEIG-VD is the largest branch of the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO) and participates actively in regional, national, and international research and industry development in all areas covered by its teaching.

As of fall 2006, HEIG-VD is based at a larger urban campus of three adjacent sites at Yverdon-les-Bains: Route de Cheseaux, Centre St-Roch et Centre Y-Parc.

Bachelor programs[2][edit]

Master programs[3][edit]

Master programs are offered in partnership with other HES-SO members. A portion of the instruction will take place at HEIG-VD and another will take place at other HES-SO universities.

Master of Science in Engineering[4][edit]

Started in September 2009, this Master program offer two different majors :

Master of Science in Business Administration[5][edit]

Launched at the start of the 2008/2009 academic year, this master offer five different majors :

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Historique"
  2. ^ "Formations Bachelor"
  3. ^ "Formations Master"
  4. ^ "HES-SO Master Of Science In Engineering"
  5. ^ "HES-SO Master Of Science In Business Administration"

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Coordinates: 46°46′53″N 6°38′50″E / 46.7813°N 6.6473°E / 46.7813; 6.6473