Global Online MBA - Admissions, Fees and Funding

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Global Online MBA Admission Process

The 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.

Students must possess a minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience to be considered for the Global Online MBA.

  

The admission process is divided in five steps. Below you will find detailed information on each step, from sending of the online application form to the final decision of our Admissions Committee. In addition, we provide a series of explanatory videos to solve any questions that may arise about the process.

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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
  • 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, and IELTS exams.
  • Photocopy of current passport
  • Passport size picture
  • Application fee: 125€ or 175€ in case of applying to 2 programs (fee is not refundable)
  • Entrance Exam: GMAT, GRE, IE Global Admissions Test (ieGAT) or Executive Assesment (EA)
  • Employment Verification Letter
  • Organizational Chart

*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

ENTRANCE EXAM

Students are required to take either the GMAT, GRE, IEGAT or Executive Assesment (EA)

IE GMAT Simulator Test

STEP 4

PERSONAL INTERVIEW

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

STEP 5

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 Online MBA: FAQS ABOUT ADMISSIONS

Q: Which documents are required to apply to this program?

A: At www.ie.edu/app, candidates should complete the sections that appear in the online application form and must also upload the following documents:

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited university (*)
  • Official university transcripts (certified translation into English or Spanish)
  • 1 page CV/Resume
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • 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 (minimum score of 100), and IELTS (minimum score of 7.0) exams.
  • Photocopy of current passport
  • Passport size picture
  • Application fee €125 (non-refundable and payable by credit card or cash)

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

  • Entrance Exam: GMAT, GRE or IE Global Admissions Test (ieGAT)
  • Employment Verification Letter
  • Organizational Chart

Q: When is the deadline for submitting my application?

A: We work on a rolling admissions basis, so there is no specific deadline for your application. We will continue to accept applications until the class is full. That being said, you should submit your application at least 6 months before the program begins to avoid being left without a seat.

Global Online MBA FEES

The tuition for the Global Online MBA is 51,200€*.

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

Top Online MBA - IE Rankings

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

  • 1st
    WORLDWIDE

    Distance Online MBA

    QS 2019
  • 2nd
    WORLDWIDE

    Online MBA

    FINANCIAL TIMES 2019
  • 3rd
    EUROPE

    Best Business School

    FINANCIAL TIMES 2017
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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

Funding your studies is an important decision. The Financial Aid office helps candidates make a financial plan to help them get the necessary resources to fund their education in IE. Our Financial Aid department has a team that will help you plan your future.

GO TO FINANCIAL AID APPLICATION FORM

FAQs about Financial Aid

Q: Is there a scholarship that covers 100% of the tuition fees?

A: Our Blended students have access to scholarships. On average, scholarships cover approximately 15% of the total tuition cost and are issued based on financial need, academic merit and diversity.

Q: When should I submit the FinAid application? Should I wait until I am accepted onto the program?

A: We recommend submitting the financial aid application as soon as you are accepted onto the program.

Q: Which scholarships do you offer and how do I apply for them?

A: Please refer to our Financial Aid website

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