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CAT or Common Management Test is widely accepted by top management colleges of India. Apart from Indian B-Schools, there are few colleges abroad that accepts CAT score for offering admission in Master in Management program.
ESSEC Business School is one of the CAT accepting abroad colleges. It is one of the oldest management schools in France. Students from around the globe wish to get admission here because of the academic excellence of the college.
Before going through the in-depth detail of admission process, let's go through the major highlights of CAT exam.
Candidates willing to get admission to MIM must go through the admission requirement section on the college’s website. For international applicants, there are specific admission requirements. So, for Indian applicants, it is mandatory to qualify CAT, and any English Proficiency test like IELTS/TOEFL, etc.
All the admission related events are conducted in four rounds. All the dates mentioned below are from round one. All the dates are mentioned on the website of the college.
|ROUNDS||APPLICATION DEADLINE No later than||SHORTLISTED RESULTS No later than||INTERVIEWS||ADMISSION RESULTS No later than|
|Preselected Chinese University Applicants*||September 26, 2019||October 9, 2019||October 14-15, 2019||October 18, 2019|
|Round 1||October 24, 2019||November 14, 2019||November 21-25, 2019||November 29, 2019|
|Round 2||January 7, 2020||February 4, 2020||February 12-21, 2020||February 27, 2020|
|Round 3||March 3, 2020||March 27, 2020||April 2-15, 2020||April 22, 2020|
|Round 4||April 28, 2020||May 22, 2020||May 28-June 4, 2020||June 10, 2020|
|Release of Official Notification||July 28, 2019|
|CAT Registration||August 7, 2019 - September, 2019|
|CAT Application Form Correction||September 28 - 30, 2019|
|Admit Card Availability||October 23 - November 24, 2019|
|CAT Exam Date||November 24, 2019|
|CAT Result Declaration||January 7, 2020|
All international applicants must fulfill the following eligibility criteria to get admission to the MIM program.
Like all international applicants’ Indian candidates must submit their IELTS/TOEFL/Cambridge/TOEIC test scores to prove their proficiency in the English Language.
The admission process of the MIM program is simple and candidates are advised to check all the eligibility criteria and admission requirements before applying.
|TOEIC: Listening & Reading||850|
Candidates are required to pay tuition fee EUR 40,900 per year including non-refundable deposit worth EUR 6000. Additionally, the monthly cost of living is nearly EUR 1000 including meals, transport, housing, etc. The table given below indicates the overall cost to pursue MIM program from ESSEC Business School.
|APPLICATION FEE Exempted for holders of B2M Alliance Passport||€100|
|TOTAL TUITION FOR EU NATIONALS Valid for 2020 intake and may be subject to change in the next academic year - Non-refundable deposit payable within three weeks after acceptance - Remaining tuition payable in equal installments before Aug 31 each year||€36,000 €6000 €30,000|
|TOTAL TUITION FOR NON-EU NATIONALS Valid for 2020 intake and may be subject to change in the next academic year - Non-refundable deposit payable within three weeks after acceptance - Remaining tuition payable in equal installments before Aug 31 each year||€41,900 €6000 €35,900|
|ESSEC ALUMNI Alumni Association life-long membership distributed in annual installments over the program duration.||€1600|
|LIVING COST Monthly approximate covering housing, food, etc.||€1000|
ESSEC Business School offers several scholarships, student loans, and apprenticeships to help students pay their fees. Few scholarships for international candidates are:
ESSEC Academic Excellence: It covers up to 40% of the total tuition fee. All international candidates with high quality performance and outstanding GMAT score are eligible for the scholarship.
Diversity of Geography and Profiles: The scholarship is offered to sustain diversity of student body. Students from all the countries except France are eligible for the scholarship. The scholarship covers up to 25% of the total tuition fee.
EIFFEL Scholarship: The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs funds EIFFEL Scholarship. It is reserved for non-French candidates. Candidates below the age of 30 at the time the selection committee will meet the eligibility requirements for the scholarship. A monthly allowance of €1,181 and covered the costs of one international return journey and social security cover is being offered under the scholarship. The university itself submits the application for EIFFEL scholarship on the candidate’s behalf.
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