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Masters in Management - What’s needed to Apply?

As with any other management degree, when you start applying for an MIM program, you will need to create a checklist of things and documents that the universities ask for in order to successfully assess your candidature.

Create your own checklist of required documents before applying to Master's Programs

This is the second post in the series of articles which will help us shed light on a number of topics related to the two most popular management programs - Masters in Management and MBA. I will keep these articles as short as possible, while also ensuring that you gain maximum value out of it.


You can find the first article in this series here: MIM Overview


So, let’s start with one of the basic questions about Masters in Management!


Now that you know who are the ideal candidates for MIM programs, the question arises - what do I need to apply to these programs?


As with any other management degree, when you start applying for an MIM program, you will need to create a checklist of things and documents that the universities ask for in order to successfully assess your candidature. We will try below to make things a bit easier for you by listing some of the most common requirements of the Top 5 B-Schools for MIM programs.

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Transcripts: If you are in your final year of undergraduate, then the latest transcripts up to the last semester.

  • Standardised Test Scores: GMAT / GRE

  • Letters of Recommendation (LORs)

  • Resume

  • Essays / SOP

The above list is not exhaustive. Some programs, such as the Strategy and International Management at the University of St. Gallen, also have a video essay component to their application process.


Some programs also have a video essay component to their application process.

So, it is always good practice for candidates to note down the complete requirements from their target programs and prepare accordingly in advance.


To know more about MIM programs, get in touch with us at contact@managementmasters.in


Piyush Ranjan is the chief consultant for Management Masters. He did his undergrad from IIT-BHU, and then studied at the SIM program of the University of St. Gallen. He has helped multiple students get admission calls from HEC Paris, ESSEC Business School, and other top Business schools worldwide.

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