Admissions

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 

The following are the basic requirements to be admitted to the LSB Weekend-MBA program:

 

  • FIRST UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA OR EQUIVALENT

A Bachelor degree or equivalent is a prerequisite for signing up for our Weekend-MBA program. Applicants with degrees in all disciplines are welcome.

 

  • MINIMUM TWO YEARS OF WORK EXPERIENCE

An important feature of our MBA experience is that our student body has knowledge of the professional world, as demonstrated by work experience of 2 years minimum.

 

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

If you have worked in an intensively English speaking environment for at least 2 years please provide one of the following documents: recommendation from your superior or example of a publication you have produced.

If you have not worked in an English speaking environment for at least 2 years and are not a native English speaker please provide proof of English proficiency: Transcript of your TOEFL Score (Minimum Requirement: Paper Based: 550, Internet Based: 85) or IELTS Score (Minimum Requirement: 7.0)

 

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

There are no prerequisite courses for admission. It is expected that students have some knowledge of mathematics, including basic calculus. If you have basic math knowledge but need some practice, LSB will be organizing workshops prior to the start of the academic program.

WHO DO WE LOOK FOR?

 

We look for applicants who possess a number of key characteristics: strong intellectual ability and academic record leadership, initiative, and impact as evidenced through professional achievements, extracurricular activities, recommendation letters, and personal essays.

ADMISSIONS PROCEDURE

 

1-year Full-Time MBA program and the Weekend-MBA program at LSB both start in September of each year.

Luxembourg School of Business shall start accepting the applications for the MBA programs starting in September 2017 as of the 1st of November, 2016.

The overall application procedure consists of four simple steps, as outlined below:

1) Fill out the on-line application form

 

FILL IN THE APPLICATION FORM  

 

2) Send supporting documentation by standard mail (i.e. certified transcripts, diplomas) or via email (scanned originals)
– updated CV
– Proof of relevant work experience in an English speaking environment (LSB also accepts TOEFL score of 587 Paper Based, 240 Computer based, 95 Internet Based or IELTS score of 7.0)
– undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts (certified copies)
– one letter of recommendation (academic or work related)
– short letter of motivation (up to one page).

 

3) Send proof of payment of application fee (EUR 100,-).
– Bank Transfer:
The MBA application fee can be paid in one of the following ways:
Bank Name: ING Luxembourg, 52 Route d’Esch, L-2965 Luxembourg
Beneficiary: Luxembourg School of Business ASBL, 19 Rue Eugene Ruppert L-2453, Luxembourg
IBAN (Account Number): LU08 0141 8543 5103 3000
BIC/SWIFT: CELLLULL
Please note that you can also pay the application fee directly through the online application form

or credit card

 

4) Final interview 
Once approved by the admissions committee, the candidate will be invited for an interview. The interview represents the final stage of the admissions process.

ADMISSIONS DEADLINES FOR MBA PROGRAMS 2017

 

Rounds Deadline Program Admission Notification
1st Round 15 April, 2017 Weekend MBA, Full Time MBA 31 May, 2017
2nd Round 15 July, 2017 Weekend MBA, Full Time MBA 15 August, 2017

 

*Due to the number of applicants and limited spaces we encourage you to complete your online application before the first round to have a guaranteed place. Applications are reviewed by our Admissions Committee upon reception.

TUITION FEES

 

Undertaking the LSB Weekend-MBA program is a substantial investment and a big commitment – both in financial terms and in terms of the work involved in completing the degree. It is also an investment that will pay dividends for years to come.

Total tuition for the entire 2-year Weekend-MBA program is EUR 30,000

Below is the breakdown of the tuition fees for our MBA program.
Same tuition fee applies to both Weekend-MBA program and the Full-time MBA program.

Tuition Payment Schedule for the
Weekend-MBA Program:

  1. EUR 1,900 (to be paid within 30 days of the notice of admission).
  2. EUR 6,100 (to be paid before 18 August 2017).
  3. EUR 5,500 (to be paid before the start of the first module).
  4. EUR 5,500 (to be paid before the start of the second module).
  5. EUR 5,500 (to be paid before the start of the third module).
  6. EUR 5,500 (to be paid before the start of the fourth module).

Tuition Payment Schedule for the Full-Time MBA Program:

  1. EUR 1,900 (to be paid within 30 days of the notice of admission).
  2. EUR 6,100 (to be paid before 18 August 2017).
  3. EUR 6,000 (to be paid before the start of the first module).
  4. EUR 8,000 (to be paid before the start of the second module).
  5. EUR 8,000 (to be paid before the start of the third module).

VISAS & IMMIGRATION

 

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If you are from a different country than Luxembourg, you may need a permit to stay in the country.

EU and EEA citizens are free to stay, study and work in Luxembourg, that is to say, they do not need to ask for a visa.

Non-EEA citizens need to ask for a visa to travel to Luxembourg.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs offers authorizations to stay and travel visas, if necessary.

If you need more information on this, we are happy to help you: info@luxsb.lu.

F.A.Q.

 

Do I need to have a bachelor degree in economics or management to be eligible for admission to the MBA program/the Certificate Programs?

No. Individuals who hold a Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent university degree in any academic discipline from an accredited college or university will be considered for admission to the Master of Business Administration program and the Certificate Programs.

What are the documents I need to file with my application for an MBA program?

Please consult the Admission Requirements (on this page). All the documents can be submitted directly through the on-line application form.

Do I need to pass the GMAT or GRE for admission to LSB?

No, GMAT is not required. However if the applicant has passed either of these tests, they can be submitted for consideration.

APPLY

 

In order to apply to one of our academic programs, please complete the application form and follow the procedure described on this website.

 

START THE APPLICATION  

 

Should you require assistance with your application procedure, or you have questions that concern our academic programs, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@luxsb.lu

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