Apply to the iMBA

 The next cohort starts October 2020.

Admission is competitive. 

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!

October 2020 Deadlines

Priority 1 Deadline: August 15, 2020

Priority 1 Benefits

  • More info to come soon.

Priority 2 Deadline: September 15, 2020

Priority 2 Benefits

  • More info to come soon.

Spring 2021 information

Applications for the 2021 Spring cohort will be available on August 15.

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