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About The School

IE was founded in 1973 as a Business School for Executives and has grown into IE University, with five different schools offering degrees at the undergraduate and master’s levels. IE was founded by a young entrepreneur with a vision to create a unique learning experience, focused on innovation and humanities, two core elements of the school values and culture that continue to thrive. Students join an extremely diverse student body and are challenged in entrepreneurial thinking and sustainability to reimagine business and to create a better world.  

IE continues to innovate as the world changes, developing a Liquid Learning model to adapt to the current needs of the students and the world we live in, leveraging technology to foster a fluid approach to learning from anywhere.  

IE’s flagship International MBA is an accelerated 11-month program open only to those who have three or more years of work experience. Students can join in September or January, and the program is offered in two language tracks: English only or English and Spanish.   

IE Business School is located in the heart of Madrid, Spain, and has a network of 30 international offices, which support Admissions, Careers and Alumni Relations.  

Strengths And Specializations

(social) entrepreneurship, international management and information technology 


Incoming Class

Number of applicants (if possible) – TBD 

MBA Class size – TBD 

Annual tuition (converted to USD) – $87,462 

Post-MBA Careers

17% Consulting 

20% Finance 

20% Tech 

9.7% Starting Own Business 

Avg. Base Salary – $115,506 

Salary Increase – 83% 

Employment in 3 months – 95% 


Avg. Work Exp. – 5 

Average GMAT – TBD 

Int’l Students – 92% 

Female Students – 31% 

Deadlines (2021-2022 TBD 


Personal Essay 
What is the most important thing that you would like us to know that is not in your resume or application? 


Video Essay Questions:  During this exercise you will be answering questions to demonstrate why you would be a valuable asset to the IEU community. This will take around 20-30 minutes. 

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