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Who are we looking for

Admissions Requirements

1. A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent


Find out more about the official university degree requirements and other frequent asked questions in this document.

2. Fluency in English


You must have one of the following English language certificates:

 

TOEFL: +100 (ESADE’s code is 0884)

IELTS: 7.0 Academic test

Certificate in Advanced English: B+

Certificate of Proficiency in English: C+

Academic Pearson: +68 

 

If your English certification does not meet the minimum required, the admissions committee may make a final decision regarding your level in your interview.

Native English speakers and candidates who have completed their bachelor's degree entirely in English are exempt from this requirement. If your bachelor's degree was taught entirely in English (at least 120ECTS), please send us a Diploma Supplement or certification from the university.

 

Note: Language test scores are only valid for two years.

3. A minimum of 2 years' full-time professional experience post graduation


Peer-to-peer learning is an essential part of the ESADE full-time MBA.
That's why everyone on the programme, like you, will have a minimum of two years' professional experience. Together you can share your insights and your perspectives from different business sectors, functions and cultures, creating a richer, more diverse programme based on real-world experience.

4. A high score in the GMAT or GRE exam


All applicants must take the GMAT or the GRE test. There is no minimum score required for admission. However, the current average scores are 660 for the GMAT test and 160/162 for the GRE test.

 

Official GMAT or GRE scores must be sent to ESADE using the following codes:   

· GMAT: 93M-3K-60

· GRE: 5761

 

Note: GMAT and GRE scores are valid for five years. 

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