IMD MBA Europe/UK Assessment Challenge

This assessment challenge is closed.
When 5 August 2022
Where Online

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At IMD, we always want to support diversity and talent and are looking to award a European national a place in our MBA Class of 2023, plus a CHF 40,000 scholarship towards their tuition.

This IMD MBA Assessment Challenge is a dynamic and interactive online experience during which you will join a pre-selected group to complete various assessment activities. This is your chance to stretch your thinking, learn from others and innovate to impress our admissions panel.

Who will win our Europe/UK challenge?

We are looking for diverse, young, European leaders to contribute to our 2023 class – a select group of experienced, mature and globally-minded individuals who have the desire and capability to make a difference.

Successful candidates will be offered a place in the IMD MBA 2023 program and the winner will also receive a CHF 40,000 scholarship towards our tuition fees. 


Are you:

  • A European/UK national?
  • 24 – 32 years old with at least 2 years work experience already?
  • Smart, with solid achievements, and the drive to unlock your full potential?
  • Ready to develop the key skills needed to deal with the pace of the world?
  • Keen to become a reflective and responsible leader who can make an impact?

Key dates



18 July

Submit your challenge application, along with your GMAT or GRE score, by midnight CEST

25 July

Discover if you have been selected for the assessment 

5 August

Welcome event and Information Session
Complete individual and team assessment challenges: inspire, innovate and pitch your ideas to a panel of assessors

8 August

Selected candidates will be interviewed by the Admissions Committee

The top applicant will be awarded a 40,000 Swiss Franc scholarship and a seat in the MBA 2023 class.

Runners up will also be offered a seat in the IMD MBA 2023 class.

Applicants from our Assessment Challenges are not eligible for our regular Admissions Process in the same year. 

Are you ready for the journey?

Our top-ranking 1-year MBA is a personalized and experiential learning journey that equips you with foundational business knowledge and reflective & responsible leadership skills.

Our campus is located in Lausanne, Switzerland, home to many multinational headquarters and known worldwide as a vibrant med-tech, neuro-tech, deep learning, and start-up hub.

In this innovative, entrepreneurial, and global business environment, we empower you to own your full potential and pursue your unique goals so you can make a sustainable impact on your career, organizations and in society.

Your class, faculty and whole IMD community, will inspire and motivate you to stretch yourself, achieve your potential and leave your mark.

Pitch your ideas. Learn from others. Get ready for a transformational journey.

What can you expect from a year at IMD?

Four participants share their journey from day one through to graduation.