MBA class profile

A class of MBA professionals who make a difference

ESMT gathers the most diverse and talented MBA class in Germany. Every year, ESMT accepts around 65 students from across the globe who share the School’s passion for responsible leadership. Our MBA participants have strong educational and professional backgrounds, possess the ambition to make a difference, and show potential to transition to larger leadership roles. ESMT believes that a diverse classroom experience forms the cornerstone of the MBA: students learn to work within diverse teams to become global leaders.

The statistics for the most recent MBA Class are:

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MBA class of 2017

MBA class of 2017

65 students

32 nationalities

35% women

30 years old, on average

6.5 years of experience, on average

640 average GMAT score

Work experience

Work experience

The middle 80% of the MBA Class has between 3 and 11 years of postgraduate, professional experience. Students hail from a big variety of industry sectors.

Examples of incoming job titles are: Project Engineer, Country Manager, Chief Marketing Executive, Financial Analyst, Project Manager, Senior Consultant, and Sales Specialist

MBA 2017 work experience
Previous studies

Previous studies

Students studying at ESMT come from academic disciplines such as aerospace engineering, pharmaceutical sciences, philosophy and much more.

MBA 2017 study background
Geographic diversity

Geographic diversity

The ESMT MBA class is truly diverse in many aspects. With 32 countries represented in a class of just 65 students, everyone learns international teambuilding.

MBA 2017 geographic diversity