The required application materials include:
Applicants must provide basic information about where they are from, where they currently reside, and the best way for Yale SOM to contact them. Please be sure that we have up-to-date contact information, especially your email address and mobile number.
Applicants must upload an electronic transcript for every undergraduate institution they have attended. These transcripts need not be official; however, if you are admitted to the program, Yale SOM may request official copies of all academic transcripts.
Choose one (1) from the following two (2) Personal Statements and answer it in essay form. (500 words maximum)
- Tell us about one of your role models and how your admiration for that person helps shape where you see yourself in 25 years.
- Imagine you have a documentary film crew following you to document a typical week in your life ten years from now. What kinds of things would they capture you doing? Where and with whom; to what ends?
Essay of Intent
From the lens of business and society, what challenges do you envision the world facing in the next ten to fifteen years? How do you think the Global Pre-MBA Program will equip you to face these challenges? (500 words maximum)
Two recommendation are required. One should come from a professor who can comment on your academic abilities and accomplishments in class. The other should come from an advisor, counselor, mentor, or supervisor who can illuminate either your professional achievements or your accomplishments in an extracurricular area, focusing on your leadership abilities.
Yale SOM may contact applicants at its discretion to conduct virtual interviews as part of the admissions process.
For more information on the parts of the application and the admissions process, please see the Frequently Asked Questions.