Global Executive MBA - Admissions, Fees and Funding

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The Global Executive MBA Admission Process

The IE Admissions Department has a rigorous selection process. We seek motivated, creative and high-potential candidates who stand out for their academic and/or professional achievements, as well as interpersonal skills.

We take a holistic approach when evaluating each candidate in order to bring in the most talented people into our international classrooms.

Requirements for the Global Executive MBA:

Minimum 10 Years
of Work Experience

+5 YEARS OF MANAGERIAL
EXPERIENCE

UNIVERSITY DEGREE
OR EQUIVALENT*

INTERNATIONAL
EXPERIENCE

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Don’t put your education on hold

All of our programs starting in 2020 are being adapted so you can attend classes and receive the same top-quality experience, no matter where you are or what your situation is.

We provide you with the platforms and assistance you need to complete your application process entirely online and remain committed to helping you find the financial solution that best suits your profile and economic needs.

Relevant information regarding Covid-19

COMPLETE YOUR ENTIRE APPLICATION PROCESS ONLINE

Keeping everyone safe and healthy is our number one priority, but we understand that planning for your future must continue. With this in mind, we have implemented an application process that is 100% online.

COVID-19 APPLICANTS’ FAQS

Due to the current worldwide circumstances with Covid-19, please have a look at the most frequently asked questions we have prepared and collected for our students and candidates.

APPLY FOR IE RESILIENCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND

We have created a fund to help our students and highly qualified candidates who, due to the pandemic, find themselves facing an exceptionally uncertain economic environment.

STEP 1

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

Candidates should complete the sections that appear in the online application form and must also upload the following documents:

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  • Bachelor degree from an accredited university (*)
  • Official university transcripts (certified translation into English or Spanish)
  • 1 page CV/Resume
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • 1 personal statement
  • Photocopy of current passport/DNI
  • 1 Photo
  • Passport size picture
  • Application fee: 125€ or 175€ in case of applying to 2 programs (fee is not refundable)
  • Should the Admissions Committee find it necessary, non-native English speakers may be asked to provide an English Certificate; we accept the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English, Pearson Test of English, TOEFL, Duolingo English Test (minimum score 120) and IELTS exams.

*Possible additional legalization and/or translation requirements might be applicable. Please click here for more info.

STEP 2

ONLINE ASSESSMENT

Once you have submitted your online application and paid the application fee, you will receive a link to answer three live questions, two in video format and one in written format. This way, our admissions team will be able to meet you virtually and evaluate your capacity to respond in real time.

STEP 3

PERSONAL INTERVIEW

You will have a personal interview (face-to-face or via Skype) with the Associate Director of the Admissions Team.

STEP 4

ADMISSIONS COMMITTEE FINAL DECISION

After the interview, your entire application will be evaluated holistically by our Admissions Committee. This is the last step of your application and it will take roughly 1-3 weeks for the Admissions Committee to get back to you with a final decision. Admissions are valid for the intake you apply to and the following one.

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Global Executive MBA Fees

The tuition for the Global Executive MBA is 81,200€*.

*Tuition is reviewed on a yearly basis and therefore subject to change.
*The Global Executive MBA offers a flexible tuition payment plan, allowing students a flexible option in financing their MBA.

Global Executive MBA - IE Rankings

Get to know more about our Global Executive MBA placement in international rankings.

  • 1st
    Worldwide

    for International Student Body

    Financial Times 2018
  • 2nd
    Worldwide

    for International Student Body

    The Economist 2018
  • 9th
    Worldwide

    Global Executive MBA for quality of students

    The Economist 2018
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WE’LL HELP YOU FUND YOUR EDUCATION

The Financial Aid office looks for solutions to help cover program costs. The IE Foundation provides resources thanks to contributions from alumni, corporations and anonymous donors.
LOW INTEREST RATES FOR STUDENTS

LOW INTEREST RATES FOR STUDENTS

IE works alongside some of Spain’s largest financial institutions to bring students affordable ways to finance their programs. In addition to competitive interest rates, these loan programs offer grace periods and up to 10-year repayment plans.

IE Loans

FINANCIAL AID AWARDED TO STUDENTS

Scholarships range from 5% to 35% of tuition, and are awarded according to three criteria: merit, diversity, and financial need. IE also has a special fund with an endowment of €6 million for scholarships aimed at supporting women’s education. All financial assistance is possible thanks to contributions made by various companies to the Corporate Fund of Excellence.

IE Scholarships

HOW TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID

Returning to school is an important decision, personally and financially. The first step towards obtaining a scholarship or fellowship award is to submit your Financial Aid Online Application form.

GO TO FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION FORM
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