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Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS) iMBA 2019 Admission for International Applicants


Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS) iMBA 2019 Admission for International Applicants

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Zhejiang University International Business School (ZIBS) iMBA 2019 Admission for International Applicants


ZIBS iMBA cultivates senior managers and future leaders with Global Vision, Social Responsibility and Innovative Entrepreneurship. The program ensures that students master solid foundational theories, effective leadership, interdisciplinary vision and cross-cultural business skills and prepares them to face the challenges of an increasingly complex business environment. ZIBS is now accepting applications from interested candidates worldwide.

Why ZIBS-iMBA Zhejiang University

Zhejiang Province and the Yangtze River Delta, the home of Zhejiang University, is a hub for innovation at the heart of China's dynamic economic growth, and the source of China's management best practice. Zhejiang University has long been considered one of the best universities in China, and is among the top 100 ranked universities in the world.


Inaugural Class of the International Business School

The class will witness history and play a part in the long-term success of ZIBS, supported by the best resources of Zhejiang University:

(1) Top academic cooperation (Cambridge, Wharton, etc.): joint curriculum design, cross-border education with the opportunity to participate in global classrooms (e.g. London and Silicon Valley)

(2) Cutting edge learning resources, including global academic and industry experts, innovative research, world class facilities and student-focused development?

(3) Excellent scholarship opportunities for qualified candidates from the inaugural class

(4) Global alumni network, with over 600,000 Zhejiang University alumni and connections to leading businesses worldwide


Program Details

2.5 years iMBA courses are held across Shanghai, Hangzhou, Haining and abroad. The Language of instruction is English. Core courses for required credits: Analytical Skills, Focused Management, Leadership Innovations and Macroeconomic Vision; core courses for selected electives: International Business and Emerging Industry. Applicants should have a minimum of 2 years of working experience. Classes are held during weekends (Friday to Sunday).


Degree Requirements

45 credits from required courses (at least 24 required and 16 elective credits)


Eligibility Criteria

- Hold a Bachelor degree or equivalent with relevant work experience

- TOEFL 90 or higher/ IELTS 6.5 or higher (waived for native English speakers or those holding a University degree from an English-speaking institution)

- No requirement for Chinese language


How to apply & Documents required

Click here to enter the Online application system

- Online application?http://iczu./english/redir.php?catalog_id=22211

The following supporting documents should be sent by post:

- Signed application form with photo (white background, 35mm x 45mm size)

- Copy of valid passport (photo page)

- Original or notarized copy of highest degree

- Official transcripts for each degree held

- Official TOEFL or IELTS score report

- Personal Statement (minimum 1,500 words either in English or Chinese)

- CV, 2 confidential recommendation letters with referees’ signature and contact information (one academic, one professional)

- Remittance receipt of the application fee (RMB 800)

*Materials submitted in application for the MBA program will not be returned


Application Period: 15th February 2019 - 30th May 2019


Arrangement for interview

The ZIBS iMBA Admissions Office will review all information provided and will short-list applicants selected for interviews


Offer Letter and Visa

Admission decisions will be communicated no later than 30th?July 2019. Letters of admission will include relevant visa materials and instructions



Entering students will enroll at the beginning of September 2019, with the specific date specified in the final admission letter


Contact Details

Postal Address for application: International Business School, Zhejiang University, 718 East Haizhou Rd, Haining, Zhejiang, P.R. China

Post Code: 314400


Telephone: +86-0571-87572711