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Duke / Fuqua MBA Deadlines 2023-2024

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The Duke MBA deadlines for the 2023-2024 admissions season are presented in the table below.

The Fuqua School of Business applications are due in September for the Early Action Round, with additional application deadlines in September, January, February and April. International applicants are encouraged to apply no later than Round 2. Re-applicants are encouraged to reapply during Early Action or Round 1, but they can apply in any round.

2023-2024 Duke / Fuqua MBA Deadlines

Round Application Deadline Interview Decision Admissions Decision
Early Action September 7, 2023 September 21, 2023 October 19, 2023
Round 1 September 28, 2023 October 26, 2023 December 8, 2023
Round 2 January 9, 2024 February 2, 2024 March 12, 2024
Round 3 February 22, 2024 March 13, 2024 April 5, 2024
Round 4 April 4, 2024 April 19, 2024 May 10, 2024

Required Materials

Applicants must submit legible, scanned transcripts from every college and university attended, essay question responses, a single page business resume, one required letter of recommendation (a second is optional) submitted via the online recommendation form only, GMAT, GRE, or Executive Assessment (EA) scores, and the $225 application fee. Fuqua will be accepting the GMAT Focus edition and the revised shorter GRE version.

When Does Duke / Fuqua Issue MBA Interview Invitations?Duke mba deadlines

Applicants can interview during the Open Interview Period or by invitation. Interviews are conducted in English and last 30-45 minutes. Applicants are to have a one-page resume for the interview, which the interviewers will also have. Attire is business casual.

All applicants are eligible to interview during the Open Interview Period, regardless of which round they intend to apply. A completed application is not required to interview during the Open Interview Period, but you must have completed the biographical information in an application.

Interviews may be conducted by an admissions staff member, an alumnus/a, or an Admissions Fellow (a second-year MBA student). For the 2023-2024 admissions season, interviews may be conducted on-campus in Durham or virtually.