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ESMT Berlin MBA Deadlines 2024

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The ESMT Berlin MBA deadlines for their 2025-2026 intake are as follows. Full-time MBA students enroll at ESMT in January and complete their degree by March of the next year.

ESMT Berlin MBA Deadlines

Round Application Deadline Interview Dates Decision Notification
Round 1 February 27, 2024 Feb 29-March 12, 2024 March 21, 2024
Round 2 April 10, 2024 April 18-26, 2024 May 8, 2024
Round 3 May 29, 2024 June 6-13, 2024 June 24, 2024
Round 4 July 17, 2024 July 15-Aug 1, 2024 August 8, 2024
Round 5 September 11, 2024 September 19-26, 2024 October 2, 2024
Round 6 November 6, 2024 November 14-21, 2024 November 28, 2024

Applicants interested in an early application scholarship should apply by the Round 3 deadline. The Round 6 deadline is only for applicants who will not require a visa to enter Germany.

The ESMT Berlin adcom begins application review once the application is complete.

Required Materials

Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree, along with three years minimum of professional experience.

The completed application will include transcripts for all post-secondary academic work, GMAT, GRE, EA or ESMT Admissions Test (BAT) score reports (no waiver available), essay responses, two professional recommendations, a current resume, and the 50 euro application fee.

Non-native English speakers who do not hold a university degree from a university where English is the teaching language must prove their English proficiency with one of the following: at least a 95 on the TOEFL, at least a 64 score on the PTE, or at least a 7 on the IELTS.


Interviews are issued by invitation only. Interviews may be conducted in person on the ESMT Berlin campus or remotely via Zoom. The interviews run 40-50 minutes with the adcom seeking to assess candidates’ interpersonal skills, goals and aspirations.