Application Requirements

Application Requirements


Complete the online application.

Apply here.


Provide official transcripts.

Include transcripts from all educational institutions attended. Additional requirements for international institutions apply.  

If you earned your degree from institutions outside the United States, United Kingdom or Australia, the following official academic records from all education institutions are required:

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    Transcripts in the language of the country in which the university is located.
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    Transcripts translated into English issued by your institution or University Language Services. We cannot accept notarized copies.
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    Degree certificates or diplomas in the language of the country in which the university is located.
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    Degree certificates or diplomas translated into English issued by your institution or University Language Services. We cannot accept notarized copies.

Applicants must send official mark sheets and degree certificates along with translations to Executive MBA Admissions for verification; these will be returned after the review process. Applicants may also present documents in person at the EMBA Admissions Office or during the on-campus interview.  Find out more about the international requirements for academic records.

Transcripts should be mailed to:
Attn: Executive MBA Programs Admission Office
110 Westwood Plaza, Suite A105 Collins Center 
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481

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Send two letters of recommendation.

Letters of recommendation must be submitted on-line through the application portal. You must register your recommenders through application portal, who then submit the recommendation through the confidential on-line link they receive directly from the online application. Your recommenders also have the option to upload an additional document if desired. 


Submit TOEFL/IELTS scores.

Applicants must include TOEFL/IELTS scores if they hold a bachelor’s (or higher) degree from a university located outside in the United States, Australia, Barbados, Anglophone Canada, Ireland, Jamaica, New Zealand and United Kingdom. Visit the UCLA Graduate English Requirements page online for more information about our English requirements.

TOEFL: Send electronic official version to UCLA School Code 4837. Visit the TOEFL site HERE

IELTS: Hard-copy official versions to be sent from IELTS center to UCLA Anderson: Attn Executive MBA Programs Admissions Office 110 Westwood Plaza, Suite A105 Collins Center Los Angeles, CA 90095-1481. Visit the IELTS center HERE


GMAT Scores (optional).

It is highly recommended that candidates whose prior academic work might not show clear evidence of strong quantitative and logical reasoning skills to submit results of their GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test). The admissions committee may ask applicants to provide GMAT scores after pre-review of their candidacy.


Application fee of US $200 (USD).

Application fee is non-refundable.


Begin Your Application.

Legal Notices


All application materials become the property of UCLA and cannot be returned regardless of the Admissions Committee's decision. Please retain copies for your own records.

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    The Admissions office reserves the right to verify that all information and documents submitted as part of your application are complete and accurate. UCLA Anderson further reserves the right to require you to provide additional information and/or authorization for the release of information about any such matter.
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    If you are offered admission, UCLA Anderson reserves the right to withdraw that offer if you do any of the following:
    • • Fail to provide a final official transcript and test scores by the deadline date indicated in your admissions letter.
    • • Misrepresented yourself in any way in the application process.
    • • Engage in behavior prior to matriculation that indicates a serious lack of judgment or integrity.
    • • Commit to enroll in any institution other than UCLA Anderson.

Privacy Notification


The California Information Practices Act of 1977 requires that the following statement be made to individuals who are asked to supply information about themselves:

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    The principal purpose for requesting the information on this form is to process your application for admission to the Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific Program at UCLA Anderson. University policy authorizes maintenance of this information.
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    Furnishing all information required on this form is mandatory (with the exception of ethnic and marital status survey information, provision of which is voluntary). Failure to provide such information will delay or may even prevent completion of the action for which the form is being filled out. Information furnished on this form may be used by various university departments for processing your application for admission and will be transmitted to the state and federal governments, if required by law.
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    In accordance with university policy, you have the right to review personal information maintained about you, and may contact either the office of record maintaining such information or the Information Practices Coordinator, Unisys Building, 10920 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles, CA 90024, for more information concerning your rights. The official responsible for maintaining the information contained on this form is the UCLA Anderson Global Executive MBA for Asia Pacific Admissions Office, 110 Westwood Plaza, Suite D304A, Los Angeles, CA 90095.


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    The University of California, in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and university policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, medical condition, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran or special disabled veteran. The university also prohibits sexual harassment. This nondiscrimination policy covers admission, access and treatment in university programs and activities.
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    Inquiries regarding the university's student-related nondiscrimination policies may be directed to UCLA Campus Counsel, 3149 Murphy Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405, (310) 825-4042. Speech- and hearing-impaired persons may call TTY (310) 206-6083. Inquiries regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or 504 Compliance may be directed to the Special Assistant to the Chancellor, A239 Murphy Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405, voice (310) 825-2242, TTY (310) 206-3349 or fax (310) 825-3688.
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    Students may complain to the Office of the Dean of Students, 1206 Murphy Hall, regarding any action they believe discriminates against them on the grounds of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or disability.