General Admission Requirements 2020

The Hanken Master's Degree Programme offers you great opportunities to specialise in your field of interest. The admissions criteria for 2020 are available now.

Below you find an overview of the general admissions criteria.

The complete admissions requirements are available in Hanken's application portal. Please register through the link below in order to read more, fill in your basic profile and get notified when the application opens.


1. Bachelor's or Master's Degree from a recognised university or polytechnic

2. Language requirements

  • TOEFL ≥ 92 or
  • IELTS ≥ 6.5 or
  • PTE Academic ≥ 62 or
  • C2 Proficiency (previous name CPE): a minimum result of C1 (or C if taken when the test was called CPE)
  • C1 Advanced: Grade C
  • Bachelor's/Master's degree or secondary education conducted in English language in: Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom or the United States (no other countries are accepted)

3. At least 30 ECTS in subjects relevant for the programme specialisation/track

4. GMAT or GRE admission test/GPA requirement

  • Group 1: Applicants applying based on a degree obtained in an EU/EEA country
    • GPA Grade B (US grading scale) in the degree based on which they are applying OR
    • GMAT/GRE sufficient test score (see below)
  • Group 2: Applicants applying based on a degree obtained in a country outside the EU/EEA
    • GMAT: a minimum overall test score of 550 OR
    • GRE: In Quantitative Reasoning and Verbal Reasoning a test score of at least 150, in Analytical Writing; a test score of at least 3,5

5. Motivational Questionnaire

6. CV