Application Trends Survey

Get the latest trends in application volume and composition

Our annual survey of business school admissions offices around the world offers timely insights into factors shaping the candidate pipeline and its implications for admissions, recruitment, and marketing professionals in informing their future strategies and practices.

Based on responses from nearly 900 graduate business school programs worldwide, the 2023 report explores new trends among first-generation applicants and approaches to artificial intelligence; application volume by program type and delivery methods; and diversity enrollment with a focus on women and U.S. underrepresented candidates.  

2023 Summary Reports and Resources


Regional Profiles

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