The Big Moments of Our School of Internet professions

The Key Dates

Explore the history of the school in a few dates

  • 2001

    Conceiving the idea of HETIC

    In 2001, the Internet first made its appearance in France. Sensing that this new sector was the harbinger of major changes in our society, our founding members envisaged an innovative school where technical knowledge combined with management and design principles applied to the digital field, giving birth to the new multi-skilled profiles.

  • 2002

    First comeback with 17 students

    In October 2002, the school opened its doors to its very first students. 17 young people intrigued by the Internet, which was still in its nascent phase in France, joined the exciting journey at HETIC. And the Class of 2005 was born! Three years later, 15 of them graduated and opened the job market to their successors. They had trusted us and made it possible for HETIC to become what it is. We owe them a lot.

  • 2004

    Creation of Synerg'hetic, our Junior-Entreprise

    Established in December 2004 by Vithia Chip, Synerg'hetic gained entry to the restricted circle of the Confédération Nationale des Junior-Entreprises or CNJE under the Junior-Création brand, in 2005.

    A remarkable rise

    In 2006, sit became a Junior-Entrepreneur and was awarded the "Best Hope" tag before obtaining the Junior-Enterprise label in June 2007. It then won the Communication label in 2012 and has been among the top 30 Juniors since.

  • 2008

    Launch of the 1st and 2nd year of HETIC

    When it was established, HETIC proposed 3 years of studies, which students could join after completing two years of undergraduate study. This would make it possible to obtain the first Master degree in the Internet, in France. By 2008, the school had decided to expand its curriculum over five years.

    Getting Level I

    At the same time, HETIC obtained the Level I certification by the CNCP (National Commission for Professional Certification), thus giving the HETIC degree a national recognition.

  • 2013

    Elected as the Benchmark for all Web schools by Le Figaro

    In an article on the state of the Internet market, Le Figaro has graded the best French web schools. The ranking includes ITUs, private schools, public schools and young schools in the Internet. We had the pleasure and the surprise to see HETIC in the first place.

    Ranking of web schools 2013

    Le Figaro explains that recruiters appreciate the level of Master studies at HETIC, which is recognized by the French Government, and the pedagogy which favours the professionalization of students.

  • 2014

    Introducing 3 Bachelor’s Programs and 1 MBA Program

    Until now, HETIC had been providing a unique training by the experts from Internet-related professions for 5 years. In 2014, the school broadened its array and introduced 4 new courses, including three Bachelors and one MBA. The Bachelor’s program is of 3-years duration and is open for candidates after completing Class 12. Parallel admission is possible after +1 / + 2 / + 3 years after Class 12. The MBA is of 6 months duration and is open for candidates who have completed + 4 / + 5 years after Class 12.

    Level I renewed for 5 years

    "Expert in digital communication engineering".
    This level I Master’s degree has been recognized and certified by the State for the second consecutive time according to the Ministry's decree dated January 20, 2014 announcing the registration of HETIC's degree in the National Directory of Certifications Professionals in the Official Journal on 30 January 2014.