At INLEAD, we seek highly motivated, experienced professionals for our PGDM / MBA program. Students are selected based on their abilities to perform in a dynamic environment and their potential for business leadership. An admissions committee which includes the admissions staff and faculty review every application at INLEAD. To select students for our programs, the admissions committee evaluates your application materials as well as feedback from any additional interactions you may have had with admissions representatives. As part of our selection process, we consider a variety of criteria that measure your skills and assess your potential for being a future business leader, and an alumnus.
Our selection process is a complete assessment of your personality which includes:
The academic background of the aspiring student demonstrated by past results, transcripts, and distinctions.
Performance in Aptitude Tests
By evaluating your score in management aptitude tests like CAT / MAT / etc., we assess your ability to conduct quantitative analysis, your business acumen, and your overall intellectual ability.
A professional certification or training specially that compliments your academic achievements and professional aspirations are viewed favorably during an assessment of your application.
Record of accomplishments
Your application reflects your personal and professional achievements and their recognition by means of any awards / citations.
Goals and objectives
You have the opportunity through your personal statement to convey attributes of your personality and the plan you have mapped for your future career. It is important for us to see how you connect your experiences to your future aspirations.
Professional Interactions are conducted on campus, off campus, or telephonically if it is not possible to meet in person providing you an opportunity to articulate examples of your ability to assume responsibility and use your leadership skills to achieve measurable results.
In addition to your application, your performance in professional interaction is critical in assessment of your interpersonal and communication skills.