Apply to the iMBA

 The next cohort starts Fall 2020.

Admission is competitive. Applications are being accepted now through June 15.

COVID-19 Announcement

Gies College of Business is committed to removing barriers and delivering life-changing access to business education. This is the foundation of our online programs, which can be accessed anywhere by anyone. As the market and economy respond to the COVID-19 epidemic, we recognize that many of our applicants may be experiencing financial burden or uncertainty.

For that reason, we have:

  1. Removed the application fee and enrollment deposit for all Fall 2020 applications. You can apply now with NO upfront cost.
  2. Extended our deadlines from the 1st of the month to the 15th of each month to allow you more time to prepare your materials.

We are excited to see you are ready to apply to the iMBA program. Please know once you start your application you will receive regular communications from the iMBA program with tips and tricks for completing a competitive application. If you have questions right now please sign-up for our virtual office hours, register for one of our upcoming webinars,  or reach out to us at onlineMBA@illinois.edu.

We look forward to seeing your submitted application soon!

Fall 2020 Deadlines

Priority 2 Deadline: March 1, 2020

Priority 2 Benefits

  • No app fee
  • Possible early start in April
  • Early connection with iMBA student mentor

Priority 3 Deadline: April 15, 2020

Priority 3 Benefits

  • No app fee
  • Possible early non-degree start in May
  • Early connection with iMBA student mentor

Priority 4 Deadline: May 15, 2020

Priority 4 Benefits

  • Full consideration for degree program
  • Early connection with iMBA student mentor

Final Deadline: June 15, 2020

Final Deadline Info

  • Full consideration for degree program

Start Your Application Now