Admission & Enrolment

TBS Barcelona promotes academic excellence through a highly selective admission process. If you’re thinking about applying for our Master in Management, here’s how our application process works. Please check the details below and if you are unsure about what is being required, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Admission & Enrolment

1. WHEN TO APPLY?

Admission rounds

Applications will be considered in accordance with the Admission rounds shown below. Applications submitted after each deadline will be rolled over to the next round.

We strongly recommend that you apply early, in order to secure your place on the Master in Management.

ROUNDS   APPLICATION DEADLINE   DESICION WEEK
1   5 November   19 November
2   3 December   17 December
3   21 January   4 February
4   18 February   4 March
5   18 March   1 April
6   12 April   29 April
7   20 May   3 June
8   17 June   1 July
9   8 July   22 July

Application deadline
You must complete your application before the relevant deadline. Your application will be rolled over to the next round otherwise.

Decision week
You will be notified of the admission decision by email during this week.

2. ARE YOU A FIT?

Admission requirements

Before applying for our Master in Management, please check the admission requirements listed below. Competition for places is very high and the typical admission requirements may not be sufficient to secure your place.

Candidate's profile

  • You must hold a bachelor’s degree (of a minimum of 3 years) from a non-French accredited university. If you are likely to have obtained such a qualification before the beginning of the Master in Management. you are also eligible to apply.
  • Be less than 27 years old on the Master in Management start date.

 

 

Admission test

You can either present your GMAT or GRE certificate.

GMAT

Minimum score required: 540 points

The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a computer-based adaptive test designed to assess analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in English. It is used to admit students to graduate management programs worldwide.

The GMAT exam can be taken throughout the year in centres around the world. For further information, please consult GMAT’s official website.

GRE

Minimum score required: equivalent to 540 points in GMAT

The Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) is a standardized test that is an admissions requirement for many Graduate Schools around the world. It is designed to assess verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, analytical writing, and critical thinking skills.

The GRE exam can be taken throughout the year in centres around the world. For further information, please consult GRE’s official website.

 

 

3. HOW CAN YOU APPLY?

Admission process

Before applying for our Master in Management, please check carefully the admission process steps listed below.

1. Complete the online application form

Our Master in Management application form is made up of 6 steps, which you can complete at your convenience. You do not have to complete the steps at the same time. It is, however, essential that you complete all the steps in order for your application to be considered. 

 

2. Upload the required application documents

  • Scanned copy of your bachelor's degree certificate (at least 180 ECTS and written in either English or Spanish or French)*
  • Scanned copy of the Transcript of Records from your bachelor’s degree (written in either English or Spanish or French)**
  • Scanned copy of your passport or ID card
  • Motivation letter in English. Your letter must include the content specified here.
  • Photo (in .JPG format)
  • CV (written in English)

*If you are in the final year of your undergraduate degree you will need to upload a letter from your university confirming this.
**If you are in the final year of your undergraduate degree, your transcript of records must include the marks from the current year.

 

3. Pay the admission fee

You need to pay the application fee (100€) in order to complete your online applications. You can pay it via credit card or bank transfer. 

 

4. Have an Admission Interview

The Admission Interview seeks to assess the suitability of candidates for the Master in Management offered at TBS Barcelona. You will be interviewed by 2 members of the Admission Committee and the interview will last around 30 minutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Admission Interview Guide

  

 

5. Wait to be notified the admission decision

You will be notified of the admission decision by email during the Decision week assigned for your admission round. The admission letter will include detailed information on the next steps you need to take. 

 
 
 
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