Deadline & Requirements

Eligibility Criteria
We welcome candidates with diverse educational backgrounds and experiences to apply to our IMBA program. Overseas candidates must have:
  • 1. Two or more years of relevant work experience, preferred
  • 2. Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 3. A competitive GMAT/GRE score (GMAT Code: KHB-NM-91, GRE DL:3735 Renmin U China Schl Business), currently a minimum score of GMAT 550/GRE 285 is recommended

    Note: Concerning the GMAT or GRE test requirement as well as the available GMAT Test Fee Voucher, please view our FAQs or contact imba@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn for more information.

  • 4. Non-English native speakers must submit one of the following
    1. A) Certificate of bachelor’s degree taught in English
    2. B) IELTS score above 6.0
    3. C) TOEFL score above 90
Key Dates
Thank you for your interest in applying to the Renmin International Master of Business Administration Program. Applications will be considered during the two rounds throughout the year. Submitted applications and supporting material will be reviewed immediately after the deadline of each round. Successful candidates will be notified and moved to the interview stage of the admissions process. The IMBA Admissions Office will arrange for an in-person or a virtual interview. Admission decisions will be made following these interviews and according to the timeline per round. Applicants on average will be notified about the results of their application and interview within two weeks after the interview.
For additional information or application questions, please view our FAQs or contact imba@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn.
Application Materials
If you have admission requirements-related questions, please contact imba@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn directly if your questions are not answered in the FAQs section or here.
1. Register here and upload the completed International MBA Application Form as required;
2. A copy of bachelor or higher degree certificates
3. Official transcript
4. Official GMAT/GRE score
5. Two recommendation letters (preferable one from academics and the other from the industry; one of which could be a one-minute video)
6. Resume (one-page, preferred)
7. A copy of passport’s main page
8. One recent 2-inch photo (in white background)
9. A non-refundable application fee of 800 RMB
10. Health Exam Report
11. Guarantor’s Economic Status (Certificate of Employment/Deposit or other documents could prove the economic status if applicable)
12. Certificate of no criminal record (original or notarized copy).
13. Published papers / Scholarship application form if applicable
* Recommendation letters and two original transcripts must be brought or mailed to IMBA office (Room 611, Mingde Business Building). All the remaining required materials (e-copies) should be sent to imba@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn.