MBA Application Deadlines & Key Dates

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Berkeley Haas

Round 1
Application deadline: September 23, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: December 16, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 6, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: March 24, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: April 7, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: May 12, 2022


Cambridge Judge

Round 1
Application deadline: September 13, 2021
Interview invitation: October 15-29, 2021
Decision: Within 3 weeks of interview

Round 2
Application deadline: October 18, 2021
Interview invitation: November 26-December 10, 2021
Decision: Within 3 weeks of interview

Round 3
Application deadline: January 10, 2022
Interview invitation: February 18-March 11, 2022
Decision: Within 3 weeks of interview

Round 4
Application deadline: March 7, 2022
Interview invitation: April 15-29, 2022
Decision: Within 3 weeks of interview

Round 5
Application deadline: April 25, 2022
Interview invitation: June 3-17, 2022
Decision: Within 3 weeks of interview


Chicago Booth

Round 1
Application deadline: September 23, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: December 2, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 6, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: March 24, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: April 7, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: May 26, 2022

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm CST


Columbia (Early)

Application deadline: October 6, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Merit Fellowship: January 5, 2022


Columbia (Regular)

Application deadline: October 6, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: April 8, 2022


Cornell Johnson

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:


CMU Tepper

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm ET


Dartmouth Tuck

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Note: Deadline is 5:00 pm ET


Duke Fuqua

Early
Application deadline: September 2, 2021
Interview invitation: September 20, 2021
Decision: October 14, 2021

Round 1
Application deadline: October 11, 2021
Interview invitation: November 8, 2021
Decision: December 15, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: February 2, 2022
Decision: March 16, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: March 24, 2022
Interview invitation: April 7, 2022
Decision: April 29, 2022


Harvard Business School

Round 1
Application deadline: September 8, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: December 9, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 4, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: March 30, 2022

Note: Deadline is 12:00 pm (noon) Boston time


HEC Paris

Rolling: Apply in September or January
Decision: Five weeks after the application deadline


INSEAD (January intake)

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 4:
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Interview invitation:
Decision:


INSEAD (September intake)

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
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Round 3
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Round 4:
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Indiana Kelley

Round 1
Application deadline: October 15, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: by December 20, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: by March 15, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: March 1, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: by April 30, 2022

Final
Application deadline: April 15, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: by May 31, 2022


London Business School

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:


Michigan Ross

Round 1
Application deadline: September 20, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: December 8, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 10, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: March 18, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: April 4, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation only
Decision: May 11, 2022

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm ET


MIT Sloan

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
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Round 3
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Northwestern Kellogg

Round 1
Application deadline: September 15, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: December 8, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: March 23, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: April 6, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: May 11, 2022

Note: Deadline is 5:00 pm CT


NYU Stern

Round 1
Application deadline: September 15, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: December 1, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: October 15, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: January 1, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: January 15, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: April 1, 2022

Round 4
Application deadline: March 15, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: June 1, 2022

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm ET


Oxford Said

Application system opens July 30, 2021
Stage 1 deadline: September 1, 2021
Stage 2 deadline: October 13, 2021
Stage 3 deadline: January 12, 2022
Stage 4 deadline: March 23, 2022

Note: Deadline is 23:59 pm UK time


Stanford GSB

Round 1
Application deadline: September 9, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: December 9, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: March 31, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: TBA


Texas McCombs

Round 1
Application deadline: October 12, 2021
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: December 16, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 6, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: March 24, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: March 29, 2022
Interview invitation: n/a
Decision: May 17, 2022

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm CST


UCLA Anderson

Round 1
Application deadline: October 5, 2021
Interview invitation:
Decision: December 14, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 4, 2022
Interview invitation:
Decision: March 22, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: April 12, 2022
Interview invitation:
Decision: May 17, 2022

Note: Application will go live on August 1, 2021


UNC Kenan-Flagler

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Note: Deadline is 11:59 pm ET


USC Marshall

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:
Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 2
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Interview invitation:
Decision:

Round 3
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Round 3
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UVA Darden (Early)

Application deadline: September 9, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: n/a


UVA Darden (Regular)

Round 1
Application deadline: October 6, 2021
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: n/a

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: n/a

Round 3
Application deadline: April 6, 2022
Interview invitation: by invitation
Decision: n/a


Wharton

Round 1
Application deadline: September 8, 2021
Interview invitation: October 27, 2021
Decision: December 15, 2021

Round 2
Application deadline: January 5, 2022
Interview invitation: February 14, 2022
Decision: March 23, 2022

Round 3
Application deadline: March 30, 2022
Interview invitation: April 14, 2022
Decision: May 10, 2022


Yale SOM

We will post these dates as soon as they’re announced.
Round 1
Application deadline:  
Interview invitation:  
Decision: December  

Round 2
Application deadline:  
Interview invitation:  
Decision:  

Round 3
Application deadline:  
Interview invitation:  
Decision:  


 

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