• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months


During the Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL) offered by the Babson College, you'll:

  • CREATE a business or problem-solving initiative that generates social and economic value
  • CONSULT for a local company on a project that addresses a real business challenge
  • DEVELOP professionally as an entrepreneurial leader through the “Creating You” course
  • COACH aspiring young entrepreneurs as they learn about new venture creation

During two, 14-week semesters you and your cohort will:

  • Take an integrated set of project-based courses on topics such as operations, strategy, economics, and management
  • Participate in experiential learning courses focused on creating a new venture, consulting for a local company, and mentoring young entrepreneurs
  • Take part in a global entrepreneurship experience in Asia, Latin America, or Africa during January break

Career outcomes - Sampling of MSEL employers:

  • Celtra / Cloud Technology Partners / Deloitte / EClinical Solutions / Fisher Investments / L’Oreal / McKinsey & Company / Nestle International / Oracle Corporation / RxAdvance / Samsung / State Street Global Advisors / Toyota USA.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Operations Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurial Economics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Rolling admissions
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • You need the following GMAT score:

    Average score: 610

    The average GMAT score from last intake (fall 2016) was 610.

    The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

General Requirements

The following items are required for a complete application:

  • Online application
  • Essay
  • Letter(s) of recommendation—see below for the requirements for your program
  • Résumé
  • Transcripts from all institutions, undergraduate and graduate
  • GMAT or GRE score reports, if required; see below for score requirements for your program
    • For MSF applicants only: GMAT, GRE, SAT, or ACT score reports
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE score reports for international applicants

Optional items:

  • Candidates may include an optional essay to provide additional pertinent information to the admissions committee
  • MSEL applicants: 1 letter of professional recommendation and 1 letter of academic recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53040 USD per year and a duration of 9 months.
  • National

    53040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53040 USD per year and a duration of 9 months.
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Living costs for Wellesley

  • 2644 - 5480 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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