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Information Sessions

Information sessions offer prospective students the opportunity to learn more about Columbia Business School — our competitive strengths, our personality, and the application process. After an initial presentation, admissions officers and current students answer questions about the School. Prospective students are encouraged to combine an information session with visiting a class.

Virtual Sessions

April 30 @ 12:30pm EST: Virtual Information Session: Reflections: The Columbia MBA Experience

If you are unable to come to campus or missed our "On the Road" events this year, we encourage you to register for an upcoming virtual information session.

On Campus

If you're already planning to come to campus, we strongly encourage you to register for an event in advance below.

April 23, 2014: Information Session

April 28, 2014: Information Session

May 1, 2014: Information Session

May 5, 2014: Information Session

Get a schedule of other on-campus events happening this month >

Off Campus

From May through November, Columbia Business School hosts admissions events all over the world. Prospective students have the opportunity to learn more about the School and our portfolio of programs, including the Full-Time MBA and Executive MBA offerings, from admissions officers, current students, and alumni without having to travel to New York.

Upcoming 2014 Events:

Be sure to check back throughout year for future events.

See the full list of upcoming off-campus events >

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Voices of Columbia Business School

Get a glimpse into the experiences of MBA and EMBA students, and connect with Admissions officers for events and application information.


Discover tips on how to make the most of your time at Columbia Business School.



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At the Very Center of Business

See how Columbia Business School puts you at the very center of business, where chances for success revolve all around.

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Since 1916, Columbia Business School has lived at the heart of the business world, New York City, building symbiotic relationships with leading innovators and global trendsetters and offering students exposure to the very pulse of industry.

Today, we continue to enjoy daily insights from the influential figures driving current practices. Our renowned faculty members are leaders in their fields, producing groundbreaking research across areas, and our worldwide alumni network continues to grow and impact change. At the Business School today, we’re celebrating our place at the very center of it all.

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Surf the Social Stream

Follow the School's social conversation on our Connect Online page, which puts #CBSAtTheCenter of social media.

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The strength of our School lies in our community, and the community connects online. Our Connect Online page makes it easy to see what the community says about what puts #CBSAtTheCenter of so many lives.

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The Core: Experience the Impact of Knowledge

The Columbia Core Curriculum imparts unparalleled perspectives that inspire and challenge, and connect the dots to success.

More about the Core

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The Columbia Core Curriculum is informed by thought leadership from the world’s leading-edge business environment. Our faculty's groundbreaking research influences business practices in every sector while our curriculum develops leaders who can create opportunity in any situation.

In an MBA program at the very center of business, you’ll learn to respond dynamically to any challenge. You'll gain the skills you need to succeed in a fast-moving, competitive business environment and see how to create opportunities where they once seemed impossible. At Columbia, at the heart of New York City, you’ll learn it all from the most influential figures in industry today.

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Apply Now

Entry: January '15
Final: 10/8/14

Entry: August '15
Early: 10/8/14
Merit Fellowship Deadline: 1/7/15
Final: 4/15/15

EMBA: Friday/Saturday
Final: 6/4/14

Final: 10/29/14

Did you Know?


of the 2012 incoming class were international students



alumni in the Columbia Business School network


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