Application Deadlines for the IBSA Dual Degree Master’s Program

All the information you need for applying on time

Applicants to the IBSA program should apply to the university in which they wish to take their first semester (‘core modules university’) and meet the appropriate deadlines outlined for that school.

Please be aware that the deadlines differ between partner universities. Please note for 2nd and 3rd rounds that admission will be granted according to availability. Use the table below to find the deadline for your preferred school:

Universities Deadlines for the application for the core modules institutions
International Graduate Center, Hochschule Bremen 1st round: March 31; 2nd round: May 31; 3rd round (mainly for EU residents): July 31
University of Valencia 1st round: March 8 - June 15, 2nd round: June 16 - September 1
Institute of Business Studies, RANEPA July 15 (visa); August 24 (without visa)
University of North Carolina Wilmington June 1
University of Hertfordshire August 12
ESSCA School of Management June 30

Apply for the IBSA Dual Degree Master's Program

Choose your core modules university and your specialization for your IBSA Dual Degree Master's Program. Be aware that you have to apply for the accredited degree program at your first university.


Application Process

The IBSA program requires a two-part application process to ensure students have both placements, for the first and second university. Read about the full application process to ensure you know all the steps involved.

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Questions regarding your MBA or Master's Program?

All six partner universities in the IBSA Dual Degree Master's Program have a dedicated team that is ready to answer any question and assist you with any issue arising.