As one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools, INSEAD brings together people, cultures and ideas from around the world to change lives and transform organisations. This worldly perspective and cultural diversity are reflected in all aspects of our research and teaching.

With campuses in Europe (France), Asia (Singapore) and Abu Dhabi, INSEAD's business education and research spans three continents. Our 148 renowned Faculty members from 40 countries inspire more than 1,300 degree participants annually in our MBA, Executive MBA, specialised master's degrees (Master in Finance, Executive Master in Consulting and Coaching for Change) and PhD programmes. In addition, more than 10,000 executives participate in INSEAD's Executive Education programmes each year.

Full-Time MBA: Conducted on our two campuses in Europe and Asia and over 70 different nationalities in the classroom, no other business school offers such a multicultural experience. The accelerated 10-month curriculum develops successful, thoughtful leaders and entrepreneurs who create value for their organisations and their communities. Our alumni often say that their year at INSEAD was life-changing. 

At INSEAD, you will have one year to challenge your thinking, change your outlook and choose your future. We invite you to learn more about how INSEAD can help you achieve your desired success by visiting this site, downloading our brochure or connecting with us at one of our many on or off-campus events.

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Programme Info

Accreditation: Equis, AACSB
Type of Programme: Full-Time MBA

MBA ranked #1 on the Financial Times Global MBA rankings two years in a row 2016+2017

#1 International MBA programme Bloomberg BusinessWeek 2017

#2 on Forbes’ One year MBA and second highest ROI

#1 Business Insider UK Most CEO's at Europe's biggest and most important companies
#1 Pitchbook Best business school in Europe 2017-2018

#2 FT500 CEO list  2nd Most MBA graduates leading fortune 500 companies

Starting dates: January & September every year

Length of Course: 10 months

Application Deadlines:
September 2019 intake (Class of July ’20)

Round 1  19 September 2018

Round 2  14 November 2018

Round 3  09 January 2019

Round 4  06 March 2019

January 2020 intake (Class of December’ 20)

Round 1   20 February 2019

Round 2   17 April 2019

Round 3   05 June 2019

Round 4   24 July 2019

Student Body

Number of nationalities: 94
Percentage of international students
Europe: 41%
Asia Pacific: 29%
North America: 14%
South America: 8%
Middle East & Africa: 8%

Men/Women Ratio: 67:33
Age Range: 23 - 35
Average Age: 29
Length of Work Experience:
Average: 6 years
Minimum: 1-2 years


GMAT: Average GMAT Score: 709

1. Ability to Contribute to the INSEAD Experience during and after the programme

2.Academic Capacity: GMAT and university degrees

3.International Motivation: Adaptability and flexibility in multicultural environments

4.Leadership Potential: Work experience and quality of achievements

(The four components are weighted equally)



Application fee: €250
Tuition fees: €84,000 (December 2019 graduating class)
Estimate for accommodation/living costs, insurance:

€27733 Fontainebleau with car lease, €23833 without car lease

€27100 Singapore



Address: Boulevard de Constance
77300 Fontainebleau, France


Telephone: +33 (0)1 60 72 40 05, 
+65 6799 5557