Requirements for application vary according to programme. You can see the required documents and English skills for all English language programmes below.

Academic requirements:

  • International Management: first or second class Bachelor's degree in any field of study
  • Financial Management: relevant first or second class Bachelor's degree. 

Mature students not meeting the above requirements should contact us with their complete application documentation, which will be considered on an individual basis.

English skills:

MSc applicants are required to pass IBS’ own English Language Placement Test that consists of a 100 minute test and an Orientation Interview.

If the applicant has a certificate of

  • The International English Language Testing System (IELTS, General) with a minimum overall score of 6.5 points 
  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 90 in the iBT version
  • Cambridge Certificate with a minimum score of 176 (C1 Advanced, C2 Proficiency)
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with a minimum score of 58
  • A C1 level English language certificate
  • LCCI certificate with a minimum score of 60
  • Previous studies in English

or if the applicant is 

  • Native speaker of English (based on passport citizenship),

the applicant is not required to take the written test, only the Orientation Interview.

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