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At SMU, we seek candidates who demonstrate the intellectual capacity, leadership potential and drive to contribute to classroom discussions and bring positive impact to their industry and community. While there may be slight variations in requirements for individual programme, the following assessments generally apply.

Academic Aptitude

  • A good Bachelor’s degree in any undergraduate field from a reputable academic institution
  • A good GMAT score (try a GMAT mini test) or
  • A good GRE score

And if your undergraduate degree was not in English, either

Personal Qualities

  • A good resume detailing your personal and professional achievements in career, co-curricular or community activities
  • 2 referee reports
  • An interview with SMU admission officers and/or programme directors

Last updated on 31 May 2017.