Admissions & Fees

How to apply to Pre-MBA


  1. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent undergraduate degree
  2. One year of full-time work experience
  3. English test score: TOEIC/TOEFL/IELTS*
  4. An essay of 200 words minimum explaining why you wish to join the Pre-MBA

*Native speakers of English or graduates of university programs taught entirely in English are exempt. If you require a test score but do not have one, GLOBIS will send an English test as part of the screening process.

Application Process

  • 1
    Submit the online form

    Receive application result by email in a few business days.

  • 2
    Register for the course(s)

    Follow the instructions provided via email.

  • 3
    Pay the tuition

    Within two weeks of the course registration.

  • 4
    Prepare for the first class

    Join orientation. Download course materials.

Required Information for Application

  • Summary of academic and professional experience
  • Essay: “Why do you wish to apply to the Pre-MBA at GLOBIS University?” Please share your background and motivation (for example, current challenges or future goals), and specify how the Pre-MBA will benefit you. (Minimum 200 words, in English)
  • English test score (if applicable)

We accept Pre-MBA applications year-round. However, please note that the registration deadline is two weeks before a course starts.

Rules and Regulations

  • Pre-MBA student status lasts for a maximum of 2 years or until you have enrolled in the MBA program.
  • Students admitted to the Japanese MBA programs may transfer a maximum of 12 credits from the English Pre-MBA program, and vice versa.
  • Student visas are not offered for the Pre-MBA program.
  • Pre-MBA students may choose to take courses offered in both English and Japanese.
  • All Pre-MBA students (non-degree Students) are required to comply with Section 8 of the Enrollment Regulations.
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