IE Business School ×

Accreditation: AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS

Location: Madrid, Spain

Campuses: Madrid (Spain)

Current program rank (FT) 39

Tuition fees € 72,200

Length (months) 11

Program type International MBA

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Program description:

The International MBA is our flagship full-time MBA program in Madrid. This transformational journey shapes professionals and entrepreneurs, turning them into leaders that generate impact and drive change around the world. The program takes an integrative and innovative approach to business education by combining core business knowledge with customizable lab and elective periods in a full-time, one-year format. There are two annual intakes- in September and in January.


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Admission requirements:

  • Language Test: TOEFL 100 (minimum), IELTS 7 (minimum)
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * Bachelors degree; * 2 references; * 1 essay; * Interview; * TOEFL, IELTS, CAE, CPE or Pearson; * CV (1-2 pages); * Copy of passport; * Photo; * Students are required to take either the GMAT, GRE or IEGAT.

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs off campus, per year: $ 7,643


  • Current rank: 39 (Financial Times), 39 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 41 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 64% / 36%
  • International students: 95%
  • Number of nationalities represented: 70
  • Female faculty: 44%
  • International faculty: 70%
  • Women on board: 50%
  • International board: 96%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 28
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 46

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 134,566
  • Salary increase: 80%
  • Post-MBA salary: $ 87,143
  • Value for money rank: 64
  • Alumni recommend rank: 17
  • Career progress rank: 29
  • Career service rank: 99
  • Alumni aims achieved: 80%
  • Employed at three months: 95%

Career progress:

  • Regional rank: 12
  • Open new career opportunities: 46
  • Diversity of recruiters: 5
  • Faculty quality: 61.00
  • Student quality: 15.00
  • Development experience: 15.00
  • Education experience: 33.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.34
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 3.91
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.34
  • Accommodation costs (off campus, per year): $ 7,643


  • Student assessment of career service: 3.00
  • Ratio of faculty to students: 0.60
  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 100%
  • Annual intake: 400
  • Number of applicants per full-time place: 6
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