MBA Application Deadlines for Fall 2017 - European Business Schools

Upcoming deadlines for MBA programs at schools in Germany, France, Spain and across Europe

Here we list upcoming application deadlines for full-time MBA programs in Europe, beginning Fall 2017. The business schools listed below were chosen based on the most-viewed European university profiles on FIND MBA.

Some schools are yet to publish their deadlines. As more dates are posted, we will add them to list list.

As always, please remember to double-check any dates on official program websites.

HEC Paris - Full-Time MBA (France) - September Intake

  • September 15
  • October 15
  • November 15
  • January 1
  • February 1
  • March 1
  • April 1
  • May 1
  • June 1

ESMT Business School - Full-Time MBA (Germany)

  • Program begins in January, deadlines run April-November

IE Business School - International MBA (Spain)

  • Rolling deadlines

Copenhagen Business School - Full-Time MBA (Denmark)

  • Round 1: January 15
  • Round 2: April 15
  • Round 3: July 10

WHU - Otto Beisheim - Full-Time MBA (Germany)

  • Non-EU applicants: May 31

The Lisbon MBA (Portugal)

  • Round 1: March 1
  • Round 2: May 1
  • Round 3: June 15
  • Round 4: August 1
  • Round 5 and deadline to apply for scholarships: September 15

ESADE Business School - Full-Time MBA (Spain)

  • Round 1: October 4
  • Round 2: November 29
  • Round 3: January 17
  • Round 4: February 14
  • Round 5: March 7
  • Round 6: April 4
  • Round 7: May 16
  • Round 8: June 13

ESSEC Business School - Global MBA (France)

  • Round 1: November 15
  • Round 2: January 15
  • Round 3: March 15
  • Round 4: May 15

St. Gallen Business School - Full-Time MBA (Switzerland)

  • Round 1: December
  • Round 2: April 1
  • Round 3: August 15

University of Pisa - Full-Time MBA - (Italy)

  • Rolling deadlines

Grenoble Graduate School of Management - Full-Time (France)

  • Rolling deadlines

INSEAD - Full-Time MBA - Paris Campus (France) - September Intake

  • Round 1: September 21
  • Round 2: October 30
  • Round 3: January 25
  • Round 4: March 1

Mannheim Business School - Full-Time MBA (Germany)

  • Rolling admissions

MIB School of Management (Italy)

  • EU citizens: August 31
  • Non-EU citizens: August 15

MIP School of Management (Italy)

  • "Application deadlines may vary from year to year, but they are usually: August of the year prior to the MBA start date and the final deadline is July 15th of the same year."

Amsterdam Business School - Full-Time MBA (the Netherlands)

  • Final deadline: June 30

Hochschule Esslingen (Germany)

  • Applications open from October 15 to May 31

HHL Leipzig - Full-Time (Germany)

  • Round 1: January 31 (early-bird rate applies)
  • Round 2: May 30 (non-EU candidates)
  • Round 3: June 30 (EU candidates and remaining non-EU candidates not requiring a German visa)

Business School Lausanne (Switzerland)

  • Round 1: March 31
  • Round 2: May 31
  • Round 3: July 31
  • Round 4 (pending availability): August 25

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management - Full-Time MBA (Germany)

  • Early-bird (with tuition discount): November 30
  • Early-bird (with smaller tuition discount): February 28
  • Scholarship deadline: May 31
  • Application deadline: July 31

RSM Rotterdam School of Management - International Full-Time MBA (the Netherlands)

  • Program begins in January

IMD Business School - Full-Time MBA (Switzerland)

  • Program begins in January

CEU Business School - Full-Time MBA (Hungary)

  • Early admission deadline: February 1
  • General admission deadline: June 30

Bologna Business School (Italy)

  • 2017 MBA application deadlines not yet announced

SDA Bocconi - Full-Time MBA (Italy)

  • Deadline: April 30

Nyenrode Business School - Full-Time MBA (the Netherlands)

  • Rolling admissions

Tias School for Business and Society - Full-Time MBA (the Netherlands)

  • Deadline: July 1

IÉSEG School of Management

  • 2017 MBA Application deadlines not yet announced

Hochschule Pforzheim (Germany)

  • Applicants from the EU or those who do not need a visa: July 31
  • Applicants who need a visa: June 15

IESE Business School - Full-Time MBA (Spain)

  • Round 1: October 4
  • Round 2: January 5
  • Round 3: March 7
  • Round 4: April 18

Porto Business School - The Magellan MBA - Portugal

  • 2017 MBA application deadlines not yet announced

EMLyon - International MBA (France)

  • Rolling application deadlines

Vlerick Business School - Full-Time International MBA (Belgium)

  • Students who require a visa: April
  • Students who don’t require a visa: August

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