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					                          POSTGRADUATE APPLICATION FORM



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    MBA (Part-time)               MBA (Full-time)      MBA+ACCA         MBA+CIMA          MBA +CIM

    MBA+CFA                       MIB                  MSc Finance      MSc Marketing

    September intake                         October intake                  March intake
    (MIB, MSc Finance                        (MBA - F/T and P/T)             (All programmes)
    MSc Marketing)




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                                                                       MIB ranked 4th in Europe by FT
                                                                     GGSB ranked 15th in Europe by FT
           London
School of Business
        & Finance
   shaping success in business and finance
                                  INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICANTS
Thank you for your interest in GGSB in London's Post-Graduate Degree programmes. Please return the application form
together with certified copies of your diplomas.


POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES APPLICATION FEE FORM
Non-refundable application fee: £45.00.
The application fee is non-refundable and cannot be waivered. Applications received without an application fee are not
processed until the fee has been received. The application fee can be paid by cash, cheques drawn on a UK bank, bank draft
or sterling travellers cheques signed and made payable to: LSBF, or by credit/debit cards.

Surname/family name                                          First name



Method of payment

     I enclose a cheque/bankdraft/travellers cheque for the sum of £45.00 payable to LSBF
     Please note we cannot accept payment in other currencies

     By credit card. (Please tick as applcable)
     Visa         Mastercard           Switch            Delta            Maestro       Visa Electron       Solo


Card no.

Issue no. (Switch only)                           Security number (last 3 numbers on reverse of card)


Valid from (month/year)                     Expiry date (month/year)


Full name of cardholder


Cardholder’s address


Cardholder’s signature                                       Date




APPLICATION DEADLINES
The GGSB in London programmes commence in Autumn and Spring. Applications will be treated on a first-come, first-served basis.

You are strongly encouraged to apply early. For your information, the application form can also be downloaded from the LSBF
website (www.lsbf.org.uk). You may return it as an attachment.

TEST REQUIREMENTS - test results must be within the last 2 years
The following tests are required for admission to the GGSB in London programmes. Candidates must ensure that their official
scores are available before the closing date of the admission session selected.
    GMAT: Compulsory for Full-time MBA (550/750) , NOT compulsory but desirable for Part-time programs. Institution
code: 0365

English Language: You must have an operational command of the language, be able to use and understand a fairly complex
language well, and understand detailed reasoning. If you are not a native English speaker, you must prove your level of
English with one of the following:
    TOEFL: We require a minimum score of 240 on a scale up to 300 (computer based), or 587 on a scale of
    677 (paper based), or 94-95 on the internet-based testing (IBT) Institution code: 1000. or
    TOEIC: We require a minimum score of 800 on a scale up to 990. or
    IELTS: We require a minimum score of 6.5 on a scale up to 9

For information and registration forms concerning the above tests, you may consult:
GMAT: www.gmac.com         TOEIC: www.toeic.com
TOEFL: www.toefl.org       IELTS: www.ielts.org

REFERENCES
Two letters of recommendation are required and must be submitted on the forms provided. Please request each referee
(employer or tutor for instance) to complete the form and sign it. Your two references should be returned to us under separate
cover by your referees and with a business card.
                           POST GRADUATE APPLICATION CHECKLIST
                        Please note that no application will be processed without the following documents:


I,

Confirm that the following documents are all included in my
application - (please tick the boxes below)

     Application form                                                Proof of English competence

     Application fee: £45.00                                               Native speaker

     3 Passport size Photos                                                TOEFL or TOEIC or IELTS
     (with my name written on the back)
                                                                           Higher Education in English
     Professional and/or academic references                               (please provide written proof)
     (to be sent directly back to GGSB in London)
                                                                           Other
     CV / Résumé (in English)
                                                                     An e-mail address where we may contact you is
     Certified copies of my diploma and certified translation        compulsory; please check that the address is valid.

     Certified copies of my transcripts

     3 Essays

     GMAT (if taken)

     A valid e-mail address

Please send your application to:

London School of Business & Finance
GGSB in London Postgraduate Admissions Department
16 Grosvenor Place
Belgravia
London SW1X 7HH
UK
Phone: +44 207823 2303
Fax: +44 027 823 2302
Email: admissions@lsbf.org.uk
www.lsbf.org.uk



                                          FOR MBA APPLICANTS ONLY
In order to qualify for our MBA (Master in Business Administration) programme, applicants must have at least 3 years of full-
time, substantial, professional work experience. If you do not have 3 years of experience, you may apply for the MIB (Master
in International Business) which is a pre-experience Master in Management programme.

Our MBA programme is composed of 9 core course modules and we offer 8 specialisation tracks. Please see our website for
more details (www.lsbf.org.uk).

Please select 3 choices in order of preference (in case your first choice is not available)

     FINANCE (MBA FI)*                                                     PROJECT MANAGEMENT (MBA PM)

     GLOBAL MANAGEMENT (MBA GM)                                            TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT (MBA TM)

     MANAGEMENT CONSULTING (MBA MC)                                        BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE (MBA BI)

     MANAGING THE DIGITAL ENTREPRISE (MBA MDE)                             INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTING AND AUDITING
                                                                           (MBA IAA)*

Please note that for the dual programmes MBA+ACCA and MBA+CIMA the recommended specialisation route is MBA Finance
or MBA International Accounting and Auditing.

*London only

All other specialisations are taught at GGSB, and may require travel to Grenoble for a few weekend sessions.
                                             PROGRAMME TUITION AND FEES

      PROGRAMME                             TUITION FEES                         GGSB/LSBF SCHOLARSHIP                                   STUDENT FEES


 Master of Business
 Administration
 (MBA)
 with any of the
 8 specialisations                                £17,500                                        £4,000                                      £13,500


 MBA + CFA                                        £20,500                                        £6,000                                      £14,500


 MBA + ACCA                                       £20,500                                        £6,000                                      £14,500


 MBA + CIMA                                       £20,500                                        £6,000                                      £14,500


 MBA + CIM                                        £20,500                                        £6,000                                      £14,500


 Master in International
 Business (MIB)                                   £12,500                                        £2,000                                      £10,500


 MSc in Finance                                   £13,500                                        £2,000                                       £11,500


 MSc in Marketing                                  £11,500                                       £2,000                                        £9,500


Upon acceptance onto one of the programmes, all students are required to pay the holding deposit of £1,500.
Please note that all accepted students will be required to pay full tuition fees prior to course start date.
Fees & tuition are subject to change. Please verify programme fees each year before commencement.
The LSBF policy concerning the refund of tuition fees paid may be obtained upon request.

Expenses information:
Students should expect to spend between £750 and £950 per month for living, transport, food, etc. Average rent in London can
start from £50 to £150 per week for a single room in a shared house. Expenses will be higher at the beginning of the stay in
London (deposit for rent - usually 1 month).

There are compulsory books required some of the programmes. The budget for them is approximately £200.
Please note that for CFA, ACCA, CIMA and CIM there are no extra charges for the study materials as they are covered by the
tuition fees.

For more information, you can visit our website: www.lsbf.org.uk.

                                                                      TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 1. All fees must be paid 30 days before the start of the programme. Students           d) If a student wishes to leave the programme on or after the first day
    who have not paid on time will not be granted access to the School.                    of the first semester, no tuition fees will be refunded.

 2. The student agrees that he/she cannot change, defer or withdraw                     e) If a student intends to postpone his place until the following intake, he
    from the programme, without prior permission from LSBF.                                needs to pay the full tuition fee. He will be permitted to do so only at the
                                                                                           discretion of the School. If the student does not want to do the
 3. LSBF refund policy is set out below:                                                   programme after deferring his course, no refunds will be made.

    a) In case of overseas students in the event of visa refusal, tuition fee will      f)   In the event that a student does not attend a programme through serious
       be refunded on presentation of the original Visa Refusal Letter and other             unforeseen circumstances (death, accident, or serious illness) a specific
       documentation (see below)* on condition that LSBF is notified 30 days                 committee will examine each case on an individual basis.
       prior to the commencement date of the program originally offered but
       £300 for Administrative Costs are deducted from the tuition fee.              4. Attendance is compulsory. An attendance rate of less than 90% will lead to
                                                                                        failure in the course and may result in termination from the programme.
        *The following documents should be presented to the School: (1) Copy
        of the VISA refusal letter (2) Copy of the student's passport showing both   5. The School reserves the right to change the contents of the programme
        a photograph and signature and (3) where the payee was not the                  from time to time.
        student, an original authority letter from the student authorizing the
        repayment to the payee.                                                      6. Any failure to start the course as scheduled without prior notification of the
                                                                                        School's authorities will lead to termination from the course. No refunds will
    b) In the event of a visa refusal due to false documents, no refund will            be given.
       be given.
                                                                                     7. The School reserves the right to disclose students' details, including
    c) No tuition fees will be refunded should the student decide to withdraw           academic progress and attendance rates to the Home Office authorities.
       from the programme.
                                                                                     8. By signing this application form, the Student agrees to all the terms and
                                                                                        conditions set out by LSBF.
                                                STUDENT DETAILS
1. Last name                                                        11. Permanent address



2. First name(s)



3. Sex - Male/Female                                                Phone number (country/area code)



4. Date of birth (day/month/year)                                   Fax



5. Place of birth                                                   E-mail address



6. Country of permanent residence                                   Current address



7. Nationality



8. Mother tongue and other languages                                Valid until



9. Family status - single/married/other                             12. Person to contact in an emergency



                                                                    Address and phone number
10. Professional Status

      Working             Student            Unemployed




I. HIGHER EDUCATION STUDIES
Indicate any institutions of higher education that you have attended (post high-school).

PLEASE ENCLOSE CERTIFIED AND TRANSLATED COPIES OF YOUR DIPLOMAS.


        Institution                Dates               Diploma awarded               Date awarded       Number of ECTS*
                               (month & year)                                                           Credits (if known)




Total years of study:

* European Credit Transfer System
II. CONTENT OF THE PROGRAMMES MENTIONED PREVIOUSLY
(PLEASE ATTACH AN ADDITIONAL SHEET OF PAPER IF NECESSARY)

        Institution                       Programme content                           GPA - Grade Point Average & Scale
                                                                                                 (i.e. 18/20)




III. GMAT (if taken) -The test must have been taken within the last 2 years:

Date:                                                             Score:

Note: Not compulsory for Part-time or dual programs. Compulsory for Full-time


IV. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE, IF ANY
(Please fill out the table and attach your curriculum vitae/résumé)

PLEASE SPECIFY THE CONTACT DETAILS OF YOUR SUPERVISOR (NAME, EMAIL ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER AND
FAX NUMBER), WE MIGHT CONTACT HIM/HER TO CONFIRM THE INFORMATION YOU HAVE PROVIDED

    Date          Duration                Employer                             Function(s)/Position                 Full time
                (in months)                                                                                        / Part time




Total in months:                              Current salary range (for programme ranking statistics):



V. MOTIVATION & PERSONAL OBJECTIVES
On a separate sheet of paper, please reply to the question below. Your answers should be typed. Clearly indicate your
name and the programme for which you are applying at the bottom of the page.

A. ESSAY 1 - Subject:                                             B. ESSAY 2 - Subject:

What would you like the GGSB admissions board to know             Why are you interested in our particular programme, and how
about your professional work and/or academic experience?          do you see it helping you to reach your future career goals?
(500 words maximum)                                               (500 words maximum)


VI. INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
Please list your most significant experiences growing up, living, studying, working or travelling outside your own country.

        Activity (travels, study, etc.)                Duration From…..to                         Country / Region
VII. INTERCULTURAL EXPERIENCE - ESSAY 3
On a separate sheet of paper, please reply to the questions below. Your answers should be typed. Clearly indicate
your name and the programme for which you are applying at the bottom of the page.

Subject: What did you experience when you first went abroad or visited a different culture than your own? How did
you overcome the cultural differences?

If you have never been abroad, what would you say to a foreigner moving to your home country? (300 words)


VIII. ACTIVITIES & INTERESTS
Activities, club memberships, performing arts, sports, hobbies

                 Activity                             Duration from…..to                      Position held




IX. FOREIGN LANGUAGES
            Language                 Self-Assessed Level            Means of Assessment *       Score where relevant

  English




* i.e. Native language, Degree (in language), University Education, TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS


X. At GGSB in London you will be offered to study Business Communication Skills in English and French (Level I). If
you are a native/fluent French speaker, please advise which other foreign language you would like to study to
complete the language module (Beginner level only):

Spanish                Chinese            German                 Other:                                   (please specify)



XI. REFERENCES
Please indicate below the names of two people who will complete the enclosed letters of recommendation.
Your application cannot be considered until we have your referees' reports

Title     Name                                                      Title     Name



Institution/Company                                                 Institution/Company



Address                                                             Address




Phone                                                               Phone



E-mail address                                                      E-mail address
OTHER APPLICATIONS
Please indicate any other institutions to which you are applying:

                    Institution / Location                                                   Programme




What are the reasons for applying to the above-mentioned institutions? (type of program, cost, location, ranking, etc.)




SOURCE
Please indicate where and when you first heard about GGSB's international programmes:


      Guide                                                name:

      Press advertisement and/or poster                    name:

      Newspaper article                                    name:

      LSBF/GGSB Alumni                                     name:

      Education Fair                                location/date:

      Internet                                           website:

      LSBF/GGSB websites                           search engine:

      Friend, family, professor, colleague                 name:




HOW WILL YOU BE FINANCING YOUR PROGRAMME?

      Self-sponsored                                                      Company sponsored

      Grant                                                               Bank loan

      Other:                                                              (please specify)




DECLARATION:
I certify that the answers and other information given in this application are correct and complete. If my application is accepted
I undertake to observe London School of Business & Finance and Grenoble Graduate School of Business' regulations and to
ensure payment of fees and other liabilities (please see the Terms and Conditions section above).

Signature of applicant                                                    Date
                          CONFIDENTIAL LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

To the Applicant:
Please write your name legibly in the space below before giving this letter of recommendation to the person of your choice.
This recommendation should be transmitted to us directly by the evaluator.

Applicant's first name:                                             Last name:




Please specify the programme you are applying for



       MBA (Part-time)            MBA (Full-time)             MBA+ACCA                 MBA+CIMA                MBA +CIM

       MBA+CFA                    MIB                         MSc Finance              MSc Marketing




To the Evaluator:
The person whose name appears above is applying to study at London School of Business and Finance on the Grenoble
Graduate School of Business programmes. We are looking for candidates with excellent intellectual capacities, adaptability
and willingness to accept responsibilities. Your candid assessment of the applicant will greatly assist the overall evaluation of
the candidate's application. We thank you for taking the time to fill out this questionnaire. Please note that your comments will
be kept completely confidential. We would ask you to please forward this form, once completed, to the address below at your
earliest convenience.


                                        London School of Business & Finance
                                 GGSB in London Postgraduate Admissions Department
                                                16 Grosvenor Place
                                                     Belgravia
                                                London SW1X 7HH
                                                        UK
                                             Phone: +44 207823 2303
                                              Fax: +44 027 823 2302
                                           Email: admissions@lsbf.org.uk
                                                  www.lsbf.org.uk


Name

Organisation

Tel

Position

Mailing Address
                         CONFIDENTIAL LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

    How long have you known the applicant? Under what circumstances have you known the applicant?




    Please briefly describe the applicant's principal strengths.




    Please briefly describe the applicant's principal weaknesses.




    Please indicate on the grid below the rating which best describes your opinion of the applicant.


Evaluation Criteria        Excellent        Very Good              Good           Average         Weak   Do not know

Intellectual curiosity

Ability to work
in a team

Willingness to
assume responsibility

Analytical abilities

Ability to accomplish
objectives

Professionalism

Communication
in English

Creativity and
resourcefulness



    Could you please provide a few examples to support your above opinions?




    Is the candidate capable of studying this programme in English?                         Yes          No


    Is the candidate capable of studying this programme in another country?                 Yes          No


    What is your overall opinion of the candidate?                    Very favourable       Favourable   Unfavourable



Signature and Stamp:                                                         Date:




                                                                                  Please attach your business card
                          CONFIDENTIAL LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

To the Applicant:
Please write your name legibly in the space below before giving this letter of recommendation to the person of your choice.
This recommendation should be transmitted to us directly by the evaluator.

Applicant's first name:                                             Last name:




Please specify the programme you are applying for



       MBA (Part-time)            MBA (Full-time)             MBA+ACCA                 MBA+CIMA                MBA +CIM

       MBA+CFA                    MIB                         MSc Finance              MSc Marketing




To the Evaluator:
The person whose name appears above is applying to study at London School of Business and Finance on the Grenoble
Graduate School of Business programmes. We are looking for candidates with excellent intellectual capacities, adaptability
and willingness to accept responsibilities. Your candid assessment of the applicant will greatly assist the overall evaluation of
the candidate's application. We thank you for taking the time to fill out this questionnaire. Please note that your comments will
be kept completely confidential. We would ask you to please forward this form, once completed, to the address below at your
earliest convenience.


                                        London School of Business & Finance
                                 GGSB in London Postgraduate Admissions Department
                                                16 Grosvenor Place
                                                     Belgravia
                                                London SW1X 7HH
                                                        UK
                                             Phone: +44 207823 2303
                                              Fax: +44 027 823 2302
                                           Email: admissions@lsbf.org.uk
                                                  www.lsbf.org.uk


Name

Organisation

Tel

Position

Mailing Address
                         CONFIDENTIAL LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

    How long have you known the applicant? Under what circumstances have you known the applicant?




    Please briefly describe the applicant's principal strengths.




    Please briefly describe the applicant's principal weaknesses.




    Please indicate on the grid below the rating which best describes your opinion of the applicant.


Evaluation Criteria        Excellent        Very Good              Good           Average         Weak   Do not know

Intellectual curiosity

Ability to work
in a team

Willingness to
assume responsibility

Analytical abilities

Ability to accomplish
objectives

Professionalism

Communication
in English

Creativity and
resourcefulness



    Could you please provide a few examples to support your above opinions?




    Is the candidate capable of studying this programme in English?                         Yes          No


    Is the candidate capable of studying this programme in another country?                 Yes          No


    What is your overall opinion of the candidate?                    Very favourable       Favourable   Unfavourable



Signature and Stamp:                                                         Date:




                                                                                  Please attach your business card

				
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