2025-26 LL.M.出願締め切り日の発表:Pennsylvania, UCLA, Yale

7月に入り猛暑日が続いておりますが、体調にはくれぐれもお気をつけいただき、この先はテスト対策に加え、出願書類(レジュメ、パーソナルステートメント、願書フォーム、推薦状など)にも適切な時間を割き、準備を進めていきましょう。

いくつかのロースクールでは、2025年入学用のLL.M.プログラムの出願締め切り日を発表しております。

UCLA : 2025年2月1日
https://law.ucla.edu/admissions/llm-admissions#:~:text=The%20application%20for%20admission%20to%20the%202025%2D2026%20LL.,will%20be%20February%201%2C%202025

Univ. of Pennsylvania:
Early Deadline 2024年11月15日、Regular Deadline 2024年12月15日
https://www.law.upenn.edu/admissions/grad/admissions.php

Yale: 2024年12月1日
https://law.yale.edu/studying-law-yale/degree-programs/graduate-programs/llm-program/llm-admission

出願書類を提出するまでのThings to Do

出願に必要なテストスコア(IELTS or TOEFL)を取得する。
出願候補先を調査し、決定する(出願スケジュールを策定する)
オンライン学校説明会に参加(開催される場合)
レジュメ(CV)を作成する。
パーソナルステートメント作成をする。
推薦状を作成(推薦者との打ち合わせ含)
願書を入力する(多くの場合入力は9月以降に可能となります)
LSACレポートを取得(米国ロースクールへ出願する場合)
面接対策(必要な場合)

今月末から来月にかけて、さらに多くの学校が締め切り日を含む2025年度入学用の出願情報を発表することが予想できます。この先の出願作業を円滑に進めるためにも、早めの準備を実践していきましょう。

Eiki Satori

Cambridge MBA (Judge) Admission Deadlines for 2022-2023

Cambridge MBA (Judge)が出願締切日を発表しました。アプリケーションは7月中旬にアップされる予定です。

Round Application deadline Interview dates
1 5 September 2022 14-28 October 2022
2 17 October 2022 25 November-9 December 2022
3 9 January 2023 24 February-17 March 2023
4 6 March 2023 14-28 April 2023
5 17 April 2023 26 May-9 June 2023

詳細はこちら
https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/mba/apply/

■学校調査はお進みですか?

応募書類作成にむけて、特定の学校の志望動機を明確にすることが欠かせません。自分の将来のキャリア目標を達成するために出願したいMBAプログラムは最適か、そのプログラムに対してあなたはどう貢献できるかなど十分な調査が必要です。

学校説明会、在校生や卒業生とのコミュニケーションの機会を効果的に活用しましょう

MBA events at Cambridge Judge Business School
https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/mba/events/

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 Oxford MBA出願締切日およびエッセイ課題発表

2021-2022 Oxford MBA出願締切日およびエッセイ課題が発表されました。オンラインアプリケーションは30 July 2021にアップされる予定です。

Application deadlines

Stage 1: Wednesday, 1 September 2021
Stage 2: Wednesday, 13 October 2021
Stage 3: Wednesday, 12 January 2022
Stage 4: Wednesday, 23 March 2022

https://www.sbs.ox.ac.uk/programmes/mbas/mba/how-apply

Written work

Tell us something that is not covered in your application which you would like the Admissions Committee to know about you. (Maximum 250 words)
If you are applying under the Oxford 1+1 MBA scheme you also need to submit the following essay:

Explain why you see this as particularly beneficial for you and how it fits with your career and personal development aims. (Maximum 250 words)

その他の出願書類については以下でご確認ください

https://www.sbs.ox.ac.uk/programmes/mbas/mba/application-requirements

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 MIT Sloan (MBA)出願締切日およびエッセイ課題発表

2021-2022 MIT Sloan  (MBA)出願締切日およびエッセイ課題が発表されました

2021-2022 MIT Sloan(2-year program)
MBA Round 1 September 28, 2021
MBA Round 2  January 19, 2022
MBA Round 3 April 12, 2022

Applications must be submitted by 3:00 p.m. EST

Cover Letter

MIT Sloan seeks students whose personal characteristics demonstrate that they will make the most of the incredible opportunities at MIT, both academic and non-academic. We are on a quest to find those whose presence will enhance the experience of other students. We seek thoughtful leaders with exceptional intellectual abilities and the drive and determination to put their stamp on the world. We welcome people who are independent, authentic, and fearlessly creative — true doers. We want people who can redefine solutions to conventional problems, and strive to preempt unconventional dilemmas with cutting-edge ideas. We demand integrity and respect passion.

Taking the above into consideration, please submit a cover letter seeking a place in the MIT Sloan MBA Program. Your letter should conform to a standard business correspondence, include one or more examples that illustrate why you meet the desired criteria above, and be addressed to the Assistant Deans of Admissions, Rod Garcia and Dawna Levenson (300 words or fewer, excluding address and salutation).

Video Statement

Applicants are required to upload a 1 minute (60 seconds) video as part of their application. In your video, you should introduce yourself to your future classmates, tell us about your past experiences, and touch on why MIT Sloan is the best place for you to pursue your degree.

Videos should adhere to the following guidelines:

  • No more than 1 minute (60 second) in length
  • Single take (no editing)
  • You should be speaking directly to the camera
  • Do not include background music or subtitles

We recommend using applications such as QuickTime or iMovie to record yourself.  Upload the video file according to the detailed instructions within the application.

We support the following file formats: .avi, .flv, .m1v, .m2v, .m4v, .mkv, .mov, .mpeg, .mpg, .mp4, .webm, .wmv. Apple ProRes is not currently supported. If uploading a .mov, please use an alternate codec.

Should you experience difficulties uploading your file, please ensure that you’re using a modern web browser (Chrome, Firefox, or Safari) on the fastest wired internet connection available. An intermittent or slow internet connection can cause uploads to timeout.

その他のアプリケーションの詳細はこちら
https://mitsloan.mit.edu/mba/admissions/how-to-apply

 

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 UC Berkeley Haas出願締切日およびエッセイ課題発表

2021-2022 UC Berkeley Haas出願締切日およびエッセイ課題が発表されました

2021-2022 Application Deadlines

Round 1
Deadline: September 23, 2021
Decision: December 16, 2021

Round 2
Deadline: January 6, 2022
Decision: March 24, 2022

Round 3
Deadline: April 7, 2022
Decision: May 12, 2022

https://mba.haas.berkeley.edu/admissions

Essay topics

#1: What makes you feel alive when you are doing it, and why? (300 words maximum)

#2: The definition of successful leadership has evolved over the last decade and will continue to change. What do you need to develop to become a successful leader? (300 words max)

Optional Information #1

We invite you to help us better understand the context of your opportunities and achievements:

1. What is the highest level of education completed by your parent(s) or guardian(s)?

Did not complete high school
High school diploma or equivalency (GED) Associate’s degree (junior college) or vocational degree/license
Bachelor’s degree (BA, BS)
Master’s degree (MA, MS)
Doctorate or professional degree (MD, JD, DDS)
2. What is the most recent occupation of your parent(s) or guardian(s)?

Unemployed
Homemaker
Laborer
Skilled worker
Professional
3. If you were raised in one of the following household types, please indicate:

Raised by a single parent
Raised by an extended family member (grandparent, aunt/uncle, niece/nephew, cousin)
Raised in a multi-generational home
Raised in foster care
4. What was the primary language spoken in your childhood home?

5. If you have you ever been responsible for providing significant and continuing financial or supervisory support for someone else, please indicate:

Child
Spouse
Sibling
Parent
Extended family member (grandparent, aunt/uncle, niece/nephew, cousin)
Other
6. Please elaborate on any of your above responses. Alternatively, you may use this opportunity to expand on other hardships or unusual life circumstances that may help us understand the context of your opportunities, achievements, and impact. (300 words maximum)

Optional Information #2

This section should only be used to convey relevant information not addressed elsewhere in your application. This may include explanation of employment gaps, academic aberrations, supplemental coursework, etc. You are encouraged to use bullet points where appropriate.

詳細はこちら

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 Cambridge MBA 出願締切日発表

2021-2022 Cambridge MBA 出願締切日が発表されました。

Round Application deadline Interview dates
1 13 September 2021 15-29 October 2021
2 18 October 2021 26 November-10 December 2021
3 10 January 2022 18 February-11 March 2022
4 7 March 2022 15-29 April 2022
5 25 April 2022 3-17 June 2022

詳細はこちら
https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/mba/apply/

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 Columbia MBA 出願締切日およびエッセイ課題発表

2021-2022 Columbia MBA 出願締切日およびエッセイ課題が発表されました

August 2022 Entry Application Deadlines

Early Decision October 6, 2021
Merit Fellowship January 5, 2022
Regular Decision April 8, 2022

January 2022 Entry Application Deadline

Regular Decision October 6, 2021

https://academics.gsb.columbia.edu/mba/admissions/options-deadlines

Essays

Applicants must complete one short answer question and three essays.

Short Answer Question: What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal? (50 characters maximum)

Examples of possible responses:

  • “Work in business development for a media company.”
  • “Join a strategy consulting firm.”
  • “Launch a data-management start-up.”

Essay 1

Through your resume and recommendations, we have a clear sense of your professional path to date. What are your career goals over the next three to five years and what, in your imagination, would be your long-term dream job? (500 words)

Essay 2 and 3: Please respond to two (2) of the three (3) essay questions listed below:

  • The Phillips Pathway for Inclusive Leadership (PPIL) is a new co-curricular program designed to ensure that every CBS student develops the skills to become an ethical and inclusive leader. Through PPIL, students attend programming focused on give essential diversity, equity, and inclusion skills: Creating an Inclusive Environment, Mitigating Bias, Communicating Across Identities, Addressing Systemic Inequality, and Managing Difficult Conversations. Tell us about a time you were challenged around one of these five skills.  Describe the situation, the actions you took, and the outcome. (250 words)
  • Why do you feel Columbia Business School is a good fit for you? (250 words)
  • Tell us about your favorite book, movie, or song and why it resonates with you? (250 words)

Optional Essay

Is there any further information that you wish to provide the Admissions Committee? If so, use this space to provide an explanation of any areas of concern in your academic record or your personal history. This does not need to be a formal essay. You may submit bullet points. (Maximum 500 Words)

https://academics.gsb.columbia.edu/mba/admissions/application-requirements

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 Wharton MBA 出願締切日発表

Wharton MBAの2021-2022 Application Timeline & Deadlinesが発表されました

Application Deadline Interview Invitations Decisions
Round 1 September 8 , 2021 October 27, 2021 December 15, 2021
Round 2 January 5, 2022 February 14, 2022 March 23, 2022
Round 3 March 30, 2022 April 14, 2022 May 10, 2022

 

詳細はこちら
https://mba.wharton.upenn.edu/application-timeline-deadlines/

Chizuko Okada

2021-2022 Michigan MBA 出願締切日およびエッセイ課題発表

Michigan Ross Full Time MBAの出願締め切り日およびエッセイ課題が発表されました!2021-2022シーズンの出願を目指す方、特に、round1を目指す方は本格的な出願準備開始ですね。

出願締切日

2011-2022は3ラウンド制になります。

Application Due Decisions Released
Round 1 Sept. 20, 2021 Dec. 8, 2021
Round 2 Jan. 10, 2022 Mar. 18, 2022
Round 3 Apr. 4, 2022 May 11, 2022
エッセイ課題

昨シーズンと同じ課題となります

Part 1: Short-answer questions

Select one prompt from each group of the two groups below. Respond to each selected prompt in 100 words or less .

Group 1
I want people to know that I:
I made a difference when I:
I was aware that I was different when:

Group 2
I am out of my comfort zone when:
I was humbled when:
I was challenged when:

Part 2: Career Goal Essay
What is your short-term career goal and why? (200 words)

詳細はこちら
https://michiganross.umich.edu/graduate/full-time-mba/admissions/admissions-blog/2021/05/28/what-you-need-know-2021-22-essay?utm_medium=Email&utm_source=ExactTarget&utm_campaign=FTMBA&utm_content=AppAnnounce&utm_term=052721

学校調査の重要性

学校調査の方法を知りたいという方、ぜひセミナーにお越しください。

【ウェビナー】2022年留学を目指す!MBA出願Strategyゼミ体験授業

Chizuko Okada

2022 Harvard MBA出願締切発表

2022年MBA留学を目指す皆さんん、5月の連休はどのように過ごされましたか? Harvard MBAにおいて2022年入学むけの出願締切が発表されました。

The application dates for the MBA Class of 2024 (matriculating fall 2022)
APPLICATION PERIODS: APPLICATION SUBMITTED ONLINE BY 12 NOON BOSTON TIME NOTIFICATION OF THE MBA ADMISSIONS BOARD’S DECISION
ROUND 1 08 SEP 2021 09 DEC 2021
ROUND 2 04 JAN 2022 30 MAR 2022

詳細はこちら
https://www.hbs.edu/mba/admissions/Pages/application-dates.aspx

学校説明会参加のすすめ

5月からは本格的な学校調査開始の時期

情報提供の機会として数多くのinformaton sessionが開催されています。特定の産業に興味がある方向け、特定の地域の方に特化したイベントなど多くの種類があります。ぜひ興味があるイベントに参加してみてください。

HBS Perspectives From Japan

Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 9:00 PM until 11:30 PM Tokyo Standard Time

説明会の活用方法について

Virtual information sessionの活用方法-合格につながる活用方法とは

MBA 効果的な学校説明会の活用方法

Chizuko Okada