At IESE Business School, our students choose to be part of a challenging and transformative MBA journey. With campuses, exchange partnerships and alliances that span five continents, IESE is uniquely global in scope and reach. In the first year, students build a strong foundation of business and general management skills in an international setting, working closely with classmates from over 60 nationalities. During the summer, the internship period allows students to apply their learnings and gain valuable knowledge in a new sector or role. In the second year, students design their own learning program by selecting their own electives and strengthen their leadership skills during experience-based initiatives and activities supported by the school. This helps students develop the self driven entrepreneurial spirit they need in today’s business world. The current tuition fees for the class graduating in May 2019 is €88,150. To date, 92% of IESE’s graduates receive an employment offer within 3 months of graduation.

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Application Deadlines

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Application Fee: 200 Euros

Admissions Facts

 Program length: 15 or 19 months

 Acceptance rate (full-time): N/A

Average age of new entrants: 28.5

 Require standardized test: GMAT/GRE

 Average GMAT score: 690

Require work experience: Yes

 Average work experience: 3 years (at least)

Motivation Essay

Season: 2018


How do you expect to be changed by your experience at IESE and what impact you would like to make after your MBA? (word limit 300 max)


What are your short and medium term post MBA career goals and how will IESE help you achieve them? (word limit 300 max)


I wish the admissions committee had asked me… (word limit 300 max)

Admissions Verdict



“If you are looking at a career in Consulting, IESE is one of the schools you must have on your list. With 27% of the Class of 2017 entering the industry, graduates from IESE are highly sought after by top consulting firms. IESE also boast strong performance in Finance and Tech, and has enjoyed a close relationship with Harvard since 1963. On teaching methodology, IESE generally prefers the Case Study approach, and you can expect to tackle more than 600 cases during your MBA! Additionally, if time is an issue for you, consider their accelerated track, which will allow you to finish your MBA in 15 months instead of 19. ” Consultant2018

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