ESADE Business School

Profile Data from 2012
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  • Program Cost
    $65,500
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Enrollment
    140
Contact Information
Av. Esplugues, 92-96
Barcelona, E08034, Spain
Website

Founded in 1958, ESADE currently has facilities in Barcelona, Madrid, Buenos Aires, São Paulo and Munich. The School has collaboration agreements with over 200 universities and business schools worldwide. Each year, over 12,000 students take part in ESADE courses (MBA, Executive Education, bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes in Business Administration and Law). The School’s business park, ESADECREAPOLIS, is a pioneering innovation centre that brings together academia and the business world. With a clear international outlook, ESADE ranks near the top of the main business-school rankings (Financial Times and BusinessWeek), and now has a network of over 45,000 alumni occupying positions of responsibility in enterprises around the globe. Since celebrating its 50th anniversary, ESADE has adopted ‘Inspiring Futures’ as its institutional motto, to illustrate its goal to foster a spirit of renewal in the fields of Business Administration and Law.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    89%
  • Selectivity
    83%

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About ESADE Business School

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average
  • Median
  • Middle 80%
Admissions Selectivity
83% ESADE Business School 72% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 183
83% 83.0
89% 89
Female
33% 33
International
11% 11
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Not Considered
  • Application Essay Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
  • Recommendations Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
General Management
23% 23
Marketing / Sales
22% 22
Operations
20% 20
Finance / Accounting
10% 10
Other
10% 10
Consulting
8% 8
Management
6% 6
Human Resources
1% 1
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
0%
0%
590 to 619
0%
0%
560 to 589
0%
0%
530 to 559
0%
0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: No
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$65,500
Annual Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$65,500
Annual Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
50% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
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0%
Students in Core Classes
30 ESADE Business School 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Lectures
30% 30
Team project
25% 25
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Marketing
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • All subjects approved
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 120
  • Average # of months to complete program 20
  • Six-Year completion rate 99%
  • Max time allowed to complete 30
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings, Every weekend, Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • New intranet Myesade (my.esade.edu) New virtual office system that extends and improves the procedures online students New Career Services Portal (Simplicity) Migration of mailboxes to the cloud with Microsoft Office 365, so that each student has a 25GB mailbox space. Improvement of wireless Improving the lines of communication New space to Full Time MBA with 12 new teamwork classrooms & 9 new classrooms technologically fully equipped New space to LLM with 13 new classrooms technologically fully equipped New space to PhD and Research New blended learning platforms New web with access to all ESADE faculty and research com

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Biotech/Health care
  • Business Law
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • E-business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Investment Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Media & Entertainment
  • New Media
Networking Clubs
  • Partners/Family
  • Volunteer
  • Wine

Alumni: How strong is my network?

7,969 Living MBA Alumni 33 Countries where alumni clubs exist
65 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.