Profile Data from 2012
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  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    617
  • Program Cost
    $54,000
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
Raavarebygningen
Porcelaenshaven 22
Copenhagen, 2000, Denmark
Website

Copenhagen Business School has 18,000 students and an annual intake of 1,500 exchange students. With this number of students as well as 600 full-time researchers and 600 administrative employees, it is one of the largest business schools in Europe. The university is by national and international standards a strong institution with distinctive 'business university' profile.Our 'business in society' strategy aims to enhance interdisciplinary collaboration and it is our way of addressing grand societal challenges in which business have a stake. Copenhagen Business School also enjoys the advantages of an architecturally attractive university campus, centrally located in Copenhagen. Our location provides us with a valuable foundation for future growth.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    98%
  • Selectivity
    22%
  • Job Offers
    92%
  • Average Salary
    $35,260.00
  • Top Industry
    Other

Social

About Copenhagen Business School

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 84
  • Median 72
  • Middle 80% 36 to 144
Admissions Selectivity
22% Copenhagen Business School 46% Average Across All Schools

617 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
80% 636
77% 617
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 200
22% 22.0
98% 98
Female
30% 30
International
86% 86
Re-Applicants
0% 0
0% 0
Wait-listed
100% 2
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Science
  • Other Business
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Other Science
  • Other Business
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • N/A
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Recommendations Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
$74,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
2% 2
0% 0
710 to 739
4% 4
0% 0
680 to 709
7% 7
6% 6
650 to 679
13% 13
21% 21
620 to 649
27% 27
26% 26
590 to 619
20% 20
21% 21
560 to 589
21% 21
26% 26
530 to 559
6% 6
0% 0
500 to 529
0% 0
0% 0
Under 500
0% 0
0% 0
English Language Requirements
0 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Other 37%
Top Industry
  • Technology 17%
  • Consulting 17%
  • Petroleum/Energy 14%
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
92% Copenhagen Business School 85% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
48% 48
64% 63.699022556390986
48% Receive Offers
0%
58% 57.85206896551723
After graduation, but within 3 months
44% 44
21% 21.110859375
44% Receive Offers
0%
25% 24.93132867132867
More than 3 Months after graduation
56% 56
5% 5.492558139534883
56% Receive Offers
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
77% Graduates seeking full-time employment
Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
17% 17
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
2% 2
Data not provided
General Management
12% 12
Data not provided
Human Resources
4% 4
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
17% 17
Data not provided
Information Technology
4% 4
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
4% 4
Data not provided
Other
40% 40
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
17% 17
Data not provided
Financial Services
2% 2
Data not provided
Government
4% 4
Data not provided
Manufacturing
5% 5
Data not provided
Non-profit
4% 4
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
14% 14
Data not provided
Technology
17% 17
Data not provided
Other
37% 37
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
0% 0
Data not provided
More than one year, up to three years
0% 0
Data not provided
More than five years
92% 92
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
23% 23
Data not provided
Australia & Oceania
0% 0
Data not provided
Central America & the Caribbean
4% 4
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
42% 42
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
7% 7
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
8% 8
Data not provided
North America
8% 8
Data not provided
South America
0% 0
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
100% 100
Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 0
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 0
  • Average intern length in weeks 0
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 0
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$149,000
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $54,000
  • Budget $75,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$149,000
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $54,000
  • Budget $75,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$14,480 Average Scholarship Amount 30% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
36% 36
30% 30
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$20,273
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
0%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year $0
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
44 Copenhagen Business School 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
25% 25
Lectures
25% 25
Simulation
25% 25
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Practical Skills gained through the Integrated Strategy Project
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • International Management/Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • The business school has launched a new e-platform which was rolled out across all degree programmes. Over the last year, it has also launched a new website with improved navigation and functions such as "chat with a librarian".

Students: Who are my classmates?

95% International Students
43% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
60% 60
Asian American
20% 20
Student Citizenship
Europe Free Trade Zone
57% 57
Asia
18% 18
North America
14% 14
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
Active Networking Clubs
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,051 Living MBA Alumni 1 Countries where alumni clubs exist
1 Active alumni clubs
0% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.