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Imperial College London

Imperial College Business School

Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    645
  • Program Cost
    $62,555
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    51%
  • Selectivity
    48%
  • Average Salary
    $91,000
  • Top Industry
    Petroleum/Energy
Contact Information
South Kensington Campus
London, SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom of Great Britain
Website

Imperial College Business School

About Imperial College Business School

Imperial College is one of the world’s best universities, with an enviable reputation built on solid principles and practical expertise. Studying with us will open doors across the world and give you access to the very latest research in science, technology and healthcare, together with a powerful alumni network. You’ll be part of a vibrant and diverse cultural environment where you’ll mix with high-calibre students from around the world. Situated in the heart of cultural London and close to Europe’s financial and business hub, our programmes make your learning highly relevant for today’s competitive job market.

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About Imperial College London

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 85
  • Median 69
  • Middle 80% 39 to 165
Admissions Selectivity
48% Imperial College Business School 46% Average Across All Schools

645 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
79% 632
81% 645
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 214
48% 48.0
51% 51.0
Female
31% 31
International
85% 85
Re-Applicants
6% 6
15% 15
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Engineering
  • Accepted
  • Other Science
  • Management
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Chulalongkoren University
  • Poona (Pune) University
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Tokyo
  • Imperial College London
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Accenture
  • HSBC
  • Nokia
  • Pfizer
  • Schlumberger
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0% 0
0% 0
740 to 769
0% 0
2% 2
710 to 739
6% 6
11% 11
680 to 709
12% 12
5% 5
650 to 679
20% 20
20% 20
620 to 649
27% 27
38% 38
590 to 619
23% 23
22% 22
560 to 589
5% 5
0% 0
530 to 559
5% 5
2% 2
500 to 529
0% 0
0% 0
Under 500
2% 2
0% 0
English Language Requirements
610 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?

Petroleum/Energy 20%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 17%
  • Technology 14%
  • Financial Services 14%
BP 4
Top Employer
  • Solidere International 2
  • Johnson & Johnson 2
  • Barclays Bank 2
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
64% 63.699022556390986
0%
58% 57.85206896551723
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
21% 21.110859375
84% 84
25% 24.93132867132867
84% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
16% 16
7% 7.091818181818181
16% Accept Offers
70% Graduates seeking full-time employment
17% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • BP 4
  • Solidere International 2
  • Johnson & Johnson 2
  • Barclays Bank 2
  • Microsoft 1
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
17% 17
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
22% 22
Data not provided
Information Technology
14% 14
Data not provided
Other
44% 44
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
17% 17
Data not provided
Consumer Products
10% 10
Data not provided
Financial Services
14% 14
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
3% 3
Data not provided
Non-profit
6% 6
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
20% 20
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
10% 10
Data not provided
Real Estate
6% 6
Data not provided
Technology
14% 14
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than five years
50% 50
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
23% 23
Data not provided
European Free Trade Zone
5% 5
Data not provided
Non-European Free Trade Zone
57% 57
Data not provided
Middle East & North Africa
10% 10
Data not provided
North America
5% 5
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board
  • Average intern length in weeks
  • Percentage of internships that are paid
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $62,555
  • Budget $86,239
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $62,555
  • Budget $86,239
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$12,052 Average Scholarship Amount 44% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
98% 98
44% 44
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$287,686
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
52 Imperial College Business School 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Case study
20% 20
Team project
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
Master Degree Programs
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Technological improvements include a new lecture theatre boasting state of the art technology with 80 computer workstations, a new computer lab with 60 additional computers for student use, updated audio visual equipment including smart monitors and lecture capture, iPads for students and the launch of The Hub to promote interactive teaching and learning, increased use of online and blended learning, a new Virtual Learning Environment, addition of Bloomberg and Eikon for trade data, improved staff intranet, WordPress blog for students and social media presence using Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter and Google+.

Students: Who are my classmates?

65% International Students
29% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
46% 46
Asia
35% 35
Dual Citizen
12% 12
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Business Ethics
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • VC/ Private Equity
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • International Club
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,733 Living MBA Alumni 37 Countries where alumni clubs exist
40 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months