When does admission begin for MBA in USA?

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Deepali Singh

Deepali Singh

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The first step is extensive research on the courses available and the career the aspirant wants to follow. There are many different business courses available in the USA, so it's essential to know exactly which one you want to do, the field of expertise you need to focus on, and whether or not it will eventually help you achieve your goals. Then, before applying for admission, contact colleges and universities at least 12 to 18 months in advance.

Verify your eligibility for the colleges you intend to apply to and see if you fulfil the cutoff requirements.
Complete the applications.
Payment of the application cost
Work on pertinent papers like SOPs, essays, and LORs.
Try to apply before the deadline for financial aid.

American top management schools' deadlines

1. Harvard Business School
Rounds: Round 2
MBA Application Deadline: January 5, 2023
Decision: March 30, 2021

2. Stanford University
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: April 6, 2023
Decision: May 20, 2023

3. Kellogg School of Management
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: April 7, 2023
Decision: May 12, 2023

4. The Wharton School
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: March 31, 2023
Discussion: May 11, 2023

5. Sloan School of Management, MIT
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: April 12, 2023
Decision: May 20, 2023

6. Booth School, Univ. of Chicago
Rounds: Round 3
MBA application deadline: April 1, 2023
Decision: May 20, 2023

7. Haas, Univ. of Calif., Berkeley
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: April 5, 2023
Decision: May 13, 2023

8. Tuck, Dartmouth
Rounds: Round 3
Rounds 2
MBA Application Deadline: March 29, 2023
Decision: May 6, 2023

9. Columbia Business School
Rounds: Round 1
MBA Application Deadline: April 9, 2023
Decision: Rolling

10. Yale University
Rounds: Round 3
MBA Application Deadline: April 13, 2023
Conclusion: May 18, 2023

Kindly make sure to keep checking the official website for the deadline. These deadlines are estimated on the previous year's deadline. 

To pursue an MBA in the USA, you must:

  • bachelor's degree, four years
  • proof of English Proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) with a GMAT score of over 600
  • most institutions demand or advise a minimum of two to three years of professional experience.
  • although institutions admit applicants without prior work experience, those with experience always have an advantage over first-year students.

The MBA is excellent for people aspiring to hold competitive, high-level management or senior positions. Unfortunately, even after earning an MBA, not everyone finds career success. A successful MBA program, however, can lead to various professional prospects. In addition, MBA graduates typically earn more money than they did previously.


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