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HBS 2017-2018 Application Deadlines


Harvard Business School has announced their application deadlines for students entering in 2018. HBS considers applicants for their regular MBA program in three rounds, with a separate deadline for applicants to the 2+2 program:

Round one:

Application deadline – Sept. 6, 2017

Decision posted – Dec. 12, 2017

Round two:

Application deadline – Jan. 3, 2018

Decision posted – Mar. 21, 2018

Round three:

Application deadline – Apr. 2, 2018

Decision posted – May 9, 2018

2+2 program:

Application deadline – Apr. 10, 2018

Decision posted – May 30, 2018

Harvard MBA candidates are encouraged to apply in rounds one and two whenever possible, particularly if they are international students who need to complete a visa application, are applying for outside fellowships or scholarships, or plan to enter the lottery for HBS residence halls or university-affiliated apartments.

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