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Application Information

We welcome applications from aspiring global leaders for business and society

Admission to the Master of Advanced Management program is available to MBA students from top international business schools, including those in the Global Network for Advanced Management, who either (1) have recently graduated with an MBA degree or (2) who are enrolled in an MBA program and expect to receive their MBA degree or equivalent before matriculating at Yale.

Yale SOM may admit exceptional students from the Global Network for Advanced Management member schools who have not yet completed their MBA or equivalent degree provided:

  1. The student has satisfactorily completed the required MBA (or equivalent) core curriculum;
  2. The Global Network school where the student is enrolled in the MBA (or equivalent) program will count credits earned at Yale as part of the MAM program toward the MBA (or equivalent) degree; or;
  3. The student will have completed the MBA (or equivalent) program and obtained the respective degree prior to completing the MAM degree at Yale.

Admissions Process

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Yale Master of Advanced Management program. The application for the Class of 2023 will open on September 22, 2021. Applications will be considered during three different rounds throughout the year. Once we have received your submitted application and the round deadline has passed, your application will be reviewed. Successful candidates will move to the interview stage of the admissions process, and will be contacted by the Office of Admissions for an interview via Zoom. Admissions decisions will be made following these interviews according to the timeline per round, below. If admitted, a $3,000 non-refundable deposit is required to enroll. For additional information or application questions, please view our FAQs or contact advanced.management@yale.edu.

Get more information about the program and connect with our Admissions team.

How to Apply

All instructions for completing the online application are included in the application and requirements are listed below.

Application Deadlines

Class of 2023 Timeline Round 1 Round 2 Round 3
Application Round Deadline January 6, 2022 February 22, 2022 April 12, 2022
Admission Decision February 21, 2022 April 11, 2022 May 12, 2022
Enrollment Deadline March 8, 2022 April 29, 2022 June 1, 2022

Application Requirements

Academic Record

Transcripts from all undergraduate, graduate, study abroad, and non-degree program where credit was awarded are required. Include transcripts or most recent grades from your MBA school. Unofficial paper transcripts can be uploaded during the application process.  If admitted, you will be required to submit official transcripts to enroll; offers of admission are conditional on the receipt and verification of official transcripts. Non-English transcripts should be translated into English. If your institution does not provide an English translation, please obtain a notarized English translation.

Standardized Test Score

We accept both the GMAT and the GRE. This includes the online versions of the exams offered during the COVID-19 pandemic. A GMAT or GRE score is required as part of the application. There is no minimum score to apply.

Have your official score report sent directly to the Yale School of Management Master of Advanced Management program. You can request GMAT score reports through www.mba.com (use code 3TJ-BX-39). You can request GRE scores through www.ets.org (code 0818). 

Letter of Recommendation

You are required to submit one professional recommendation letter.  In addition, you are required to submit a confirmation letter from your MBA institution that confirms you are or graduated in good standing at your business school.  Recommendation forms can be emailed directly to recommenders from the online application.

Resume

We recommend submitting a current resume that is only 1 page in length. This resume should reflect your academic and professional background and achievements, as well as activities and interests, you should highlight any leadership and team roles you have undertaken.

Essays

There are three short required essays (300 words or less), each with a prompt that will maximize your opportunity to share more about your life, professional and personal goals, and how this relates to the MAM program.

Video Questions

Applicants will be asked to complete video questions as part of the application. These questions are not meant to be difficult and should not require extensive preparation or special knowledge to answer. They are intended to give an applicant another opportunity to tell us about themselves.

Application Fee

The non-refundable application fee is $95 USD and can be paid online by credit card. You will be prompted to pay the fee after submitting your complete application.

Visa Information

All MAM students who are not US citizens or green card holders are required to have a visa to legally study in the United States by the start of the program. If you are admitted to the program, we will provide you with a document that will help you initiate the visa process. Since this process can be lengthy, early applications are encouraged.

Visit the Yale Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) website for information about applying for a visa.

Principles on Holistic Admission and Spring 2020 Grades

March 26, 2020

Recognizing the challenges to teaching and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Provost and Deans of Yale University adopted the following principle: Yale’s admissions offices for graduate and professional schools evaluate applicants holistically and will take the significant disruptions of COVID-19 into account when reviewing students’ transcripts and other admissions materials relating to Spring 2020. In particular, we will respect decisions regarding the adoption of Credit/Fail and other grading options during this unprecedented period, whether they are made by institutions or by individual students.