• IE is looking for MBA candidates who reflect the school’s core values: entrepreneurship, innovation and diversity.

• 95% of the student body are international and come from both the private and public sector.

• 40% of the MBA is customizable. There is a 5-week lab to guide students before choosing their electives.

Joel advises candidates:

Choose your essays right. There are about 12 different options in the application, in order for candidates to choose the three questions which best represent their profile. You should choose examples from your professional life that allow you to showcase an alignment with the institution’s values.