How do I get into Harvard Business School

(Last Updated On: August 22, 2017)

How do I get into Harvard Business School

How do I get into Harvard Business School

How do I get into Harvard Business School


If you have this profile you become eligible to apply in Harvard Business School.

  • GMAT – Middle 80% 700-770
  • Average GPA – 3.71
  • TOEFL 109 + on the iBT
  • IELTS 7.5 +
  • PTE score lower than 75 +


Three application rounds for the Class of 2020 (matriculating fall 2018):

  1. September 6, 2017
  2. January 3, 2018
  3. April 2, 2018.

Admission Process:

Three Stages of Process

  • Written Application

All materials must be submitted to HBS online by the application deadlines.

  • Interview

After your written application has been submitted and reviewed, you may be invited to interview.

  • Post-Interview Reflection

Within 24 hours of the interview, candidates are required to submit a written reflection through our online application system. Detailed instructions will be provided to those applicants who are invited to the interview process.

Compulsory Material.

+A 4-year undergraduate degree or its equivalent

+GMAT or GRE test results
+TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE test results if you attended a non-English undergraduate program


If you are looking for preparation material the best book available are :

  • For GMAT Preparation

GMAT Prep Plus 2018

You have to take IELTS or TOEFL IBT

  • For IELTS Preparation

The Official Cambridge Guide To Ielts

  • For TOEFL IBT Preparation

The Official Guide to the TOEFL

How do I get into Harvard Business School


Pearson Language Tests is a unit of the Pearson PLC group, dedicated to assessing and validating the English language usage of non-native English speakers.


The Graduate Management Admission Test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA


Test of English as a Foreign Language is a standardized test to measure the English language ability of non-native speakers wishing to enroll in English-speaking universities.


The International English Language Testing System, is an international standardised test of English language proficiency for non-native English language speakers

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