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 BarcelonaMadridMunichSão Paulo
ROUND 1OverdueNovember 19, 2019 OverdueOverdue
ROUND 2January 21, 2020 January 21, 2020 December 12, 2019 November 25, 2019
ROUND 3March 20, 2020 March 24, 2020 February 25, 2020 February 20, 2020
ROUND 4May 12, 2020 May 11, 2020 April 14, 2020 March 27, 2020
ROUND 5June 30, 2020 June 30, 2020 April 24, 2020

 BarcelonaMadridMunichSao Paolo
Open Day dateDecember 12, 2019 January 16, 2020 March 19, 2020
Open Day dateJanuary 23, 2020 Febrary 5, 2020May 12, 2020
Open Day dateFebrary 22, 2020 March 12, 2020
Open Day dateMarch 5, 2020 April 24, 2020
Open Day dateApril 1, 2020 May 23, 2020
Open Day dateMay 21, 2020 June 18, 2020
Open Day dateJuly 2, 2020 July 7, 2020

 BarcelonaMadridMunichSao Paolo
IESE'S Test DayNovember 5, 2019 November 19, 2019 December 12, 2019 November 9, 2019
IESE'S Test DayDecember 3, 2019 December 17, 2019 January 7, 2020
Februrary 1, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJaunary 21, 2020 Jaunary 21, 2020 February 4, 2020 April 4, 2020
IESE'S Test DayFebruary 18, 2020 February 22, 2020 March 12, 2020 May 9, 2020
IESE'S Test DayMarch 31, 2020 March 24, 2020 April 15, 2020 June 6, 2020
IESE'S Test DayApril 28, 2020 April 25, 2020 May 14, 2020
IESE'S Test DayMay 12, 2020 May 9, 2020 June 16, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJune 2, 2020 June 10, 2020 July 16, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJune 16, 2020 June 27, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJune 30, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJuly 14, 2020
IESE'S Test DayJuly 21, 2020

 BarcelonaMadridMunichSao Paolo
Program Start Date September 2020September 2020September 2020August 2020

1. APPLICATION

The admissions process begins when you submit your online application.

Start application Barcelona
Start application Madrid
Start application Munich
Start application São Paulo


Along with your online application, or later on via email, you should also send:

  • Your Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Executive Assessment (EA) results, unless you opt to take the IESE Test.
  • Candidates must submit one of the following certificates so we can assess your English language skills:
    English Certificates
    • TOEFL
    • Minimum score required: 95
    • IESE EMBA code: 7237
      www.toefl.org
    • TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) 4 skills
      Minimum scores required: Listening & Reading: 850; Speaking: 150; Writing: 150.
      www.etseurope.org
    • IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
      Minimum score required: 6.5
      www.ielts.org
    • CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced) or above
      Minimum score required: C
      www.cambridgeesol.org
    • PTE academic
      Minimum score required: 68
      www.pearsonpte.com
    • Candidates don’t need to submit a certificate if:
      – English is your native language.
      – All of your university courses have been taught in English.
      – You can demonstrate you have lived and worked in an English-speaking country for at least two consecutive years.
  • Letter of support from your current employer, in which they refer to your intention to enroll in IESE’s Executive MBA.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Degree and academic experience including grades. Later on you will need to provide IESE with the originals.
  • Photocopy of your national ID document or passport
  • Passport-sized photograph
  • Payment receipt for the application fee (€145) and, where applicable, the fee for the IESE Test (€145)

2. ADMISSIONS TESTS

The admissions tests for the IESE Executive MBA are designed to assess whether you would be able to gain the maximum benefit from the program.
You can choose to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), Executive Assessment (EA) or IESE Test.

3. ADMISSIONS INTERVIEW

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Once you have submitted your application and passed the admissions requirements, you’ll meet with one of our program managers for a personal interview.

4. ADMISSIONS COMMITTEE

The Admissions Committee will evaluate your application and communicate their decision by post or email.

Admissions and fees

  • The fee for the Executive MBA program commencing in September 2020 in Madrid, Barcelona (weekly and biweekly formats) and in Munich (every three weeks) is €73,700.

    This includes tuition and teaching materials, as well as meals whenever necessary for program purposes. Travel and accommodation are not included.

  • IESE offers a scholarship program for promising Executive MBA students capable of making a positive and significant impact on business and society.If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please fill out an application and email us at EMBA Madrid at emba@iese.edu; EMBA Barcelona at embabcn@iese.edu; and Munich at embamuc@iese.edu
    Click here to download the application form.
    Excellence Scholarship
    Designed for candidates who demonstrate academic merit, an outstanding professional track record and proven leadership experience.
    Female Talent Scholarship

    Open to women with a stellar track record and development potential.

    Mitsubishi Entrepreneur Scholarship

    Support for entrepreneurs who have launched or are developing a new business. In collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric.

    IESE and ONCE Foundation Scholarship

    Every year, IESE and the ONCE Foundation award scholarships to disabled students, which cover up to 65% of the program fees. Through this initiative, IESE and the ONCE Foundation promote the integration and ongoing development of the disabled within the business community. These scholarships are offered to candidates with a legally recognized disability of at least 33%.

    As part of the evaluation process, applicants must submit a copy of their certificate of disability and complete the scholarship application. Scholarship recipients are selected by a committee composed of members of the ONCE Foundation and the IESE Executive MBA.

    The application deadline is June 1 and award decisions are communicated within a month.

    Requirements

    Candidates admitted to the Executive MBA program are eligible for scholarships.

    Special consideration is paid to those with economic constraints. Applicants may apply for scholarships in more than one category, but only one will be awarded per candidate.

    If a candidate withdraws before the start of the program, admission will be extended, but the scholarship will be relinquished.

    Scholarship Jury

    The jury bases its decisions on the following criteria:

    • Academic merit, including GMAT score, Executive Assessment and IESE Admissions Test
    • Professional experience and leadership
    • Proven impact in business and in society
    • Entrepreneurial drive, ability to innovate and international trajectory
    • Personal motivations for requesting the scholarship


  • IESE offers the Global Student Loan Program, a unique financing opportunity in collaboration with Banco Sabadell. The loan covers the cost of the program and is open to students of any nationality from the moment they are admitted to one of IESE’s MBA programs.You can download detailed information (in Spanish) about the Global Student Loan Program for Executive MBA students here continueYou can explore other available financing options with IESE’s Financial Aid Office, which will guide and support you in the application process.

Next admissions rounds

Barcelona

January 21, 2020


Madrid

November 19, 2019

Munich

December 12, 2019

São Paulo

November 25, 2019



IESE/GMAT Test

IESE Test

The IESE Test assesses your knowledge of basic math skills, verbal reasoning and analytical writing. The multiple-choice test is conducted in Spanish and in English on the IESE campus.

Both the mathematical and verbal elements of the test require prior preparation. IESE’s test doesn’t have its own specific preparatory material, but its content is very similar to that of the GMAT .

The fee for the IESE test is €145. If you opt for this test instead of the GMAT, you must send your online application form at least one week before your test date.

Next IESE Tests

LocationDateHourRegister
MunichNovember 5, 20193pmRegister
BarcelonaNovember 5, 20194pm Register
São PaoloNovember 9, 20199amRegister
BarcelonaDecember 3, 20194pm Register
MadridDecember 17, 20194pmRegister
BarcelonaJanuary 21, 20204pm Register
MadridJanuary 21, 20204pm Register
BarcelonaFebruary 18, 20204pm Register
Madrid February 22, 202010amRegister
BarcelonaMarch 20, 20204pm Register
MadridMarch 24, 20203:30pmRegister
MadridApril 25, 202010amRegister
BarcelonaApril 28, 20204pm Register
MadridMay 9, 202010amRegister
BarcelonaMay 12, 20204pm Register
BarcelonaJune 2, 20204pm Register
MadridJune 10, 20204pmRegister
BarcelonaJune 16, 20204pm Register
BarcelonaJune 30, 20204pm Register
BarcelonaJuly 14, 20204pm Register
BarcelonaJuly 21, 20204pm Register
MunichDecember 5, 20193pmRegister
São PaoloDecember 6, 20199amRegister



Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)

Your GMAT results should be sent directly to IESE by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). You’ll be able to select the IESE Executive MBA as a recipient of your official GMAT score report before taking the exam. The code for the Executive MBA in Madrid is S21-G2-71, while the code for the Executive MBA in Barcelona is S21-G2-35.

For more information about the GMAT:

gmat@ets.org
http://www.mba.com

Executive Assessment (EA)

Your EA results should be sent directly to IESE by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). You’ll be able to select the IESE Executive MBA as a recipient of your official EA score report before taking the exam. The code for the Executive MBA in Madrid is S21-G2-71, while the code for the Executive MBA in Barcelona is S21-G2-35.

For more information about the EA:

http://www.gmac.com/ea

Técnicas Lingüísticas Aplicadas
Via Augusta 117, Barcelona
www.gmatbarcelona.com


Benefits for your company

The IESE Executive MBA develops the top talent of your organization and helps your business achieve breakthrough performance.


Development of internal talent

Motivate your company’s high-potential talent and foster their personal and professional growth.

Teamwork

Develop leaders who can motivate individuals and teams, unite them around a common objective, and foster a sense of belonging in the organization.

International perspective

Prepare your executives to adapt to an increasingly uncertain global economic landscape.



New challenges

Equip your managers with the knowledge and skills they need to confidently take on new challenges.

Entrepreneurial spirit

Empower your executives to detect and create new business opportunities within your organizational framework.

Agents of change

Trigger change and innovation by empowering your people to break down internal and external barriers.