Average GMAT Score 690 GMAT Range 550-780
Total Applicants 1800 Acceptance Rate 17
Class Size 170 Average Work Experience 68 Months
Applicant Deadlines R1: 10-Oct-2019
R2: 08-Jan-2020
R3: 03-Mar-2020
R4: 05-May-2020
Decision Dates R1:05-Dec-2019
R2: 03-Mar-2020
R3: 08-May-2020
R4: 12-Jun-2020
Length of Program 19 Months Placement Information

Key Points for IESE Business School:

  • IESE was founded in 1958, and comes under University of Navarra. It has campuses in Barcelona, Madrid and New York and has teaching facilities in Munich and Sao Paulo.
  • Barcelona has 45,000 square meter campus,Madrid has 11,000 square meters and New York has 25,000 square meter campus. These campuses have state of the art facilities with latest in multimedia learning technology.
  • Jordi Canals is the present dean of IESE business school where he is also a professor of Economics and General Management.
  • IESE programs and courses have been often ranked among top 10 in the world. Financial Times ranked it No 1 in 2015/16 for executive education programs. The Economist in Global MBA ranking 2015 ranked it No 3 in Europe.
  • There are 45,000 alumni worldwide who excel in their respective fields. They are based in 129 countries and represent wide range of business.
  • IESE campuses are in some of the world’s largest most developed cities. Large number of Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in New York. Some of these are Verizon, JP Morgan, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, American Express ,IBM.
  • Companies in Madrid are Vodafone, Canal+ , Orange, Zeltia, Turner broadcasting and many more.
  • Employment placement report for 2015 batch: Consulting 24%, Finance 17% and others 59%.

IESE MBA Essays 2019-2020 (For the class of 2020-21):

IESE Essay 1: 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)

IESE Essay 2:
 What are your short and medium term post MBA career goals and how will IESE help you achieve them? (word limit 300 max)

IESE Optional Essay: I wish that the application had asked me..(Maximum 300 words)