Amsterdam MBA Fair 2021

What:     15th annual Amsterdam MBA Fair

When:    Thursday, 16 September 2021 from 6-10 PM / 18.00-22.00 CEST


Are you a young professional with a few years of work experience in the private or public sector? Do your ambitions extend beyond the Netherlands? Are you considering a graduate business degree (e.g. MBA or Master of Business Administration) from a top-ranked international program to take your career to the next level?

The choice of school is critical to making your MBA a success. Factors which you should take into account include international reputation, specialization, one vs. two year program, US vs. Europe, alumni relations, campus etc. Most important is that you make the right choice for YOU!

Ivy Circle Netherlands with the support of Roland Berger offers you this unique opportunity to meet Admissions Directors and alumni from the world’s top graduate business schools. During the fair, you will have the opportunity to ask questions about an MBA in general, compare schools and programs, learn more about those you’re most interested in and see which best fit your competencies and ambitions. To help you make the right choice for YOU!

Register for Amsterdam MBA Fair 2021 (link available on July 15)


17:45 – 18:00     Check-In (online)

18:00 – 18:10     Introduction / Welcome

18:10 – 18:15     Break

18:15 – 20:40     Dedicated presentations & Virtual Breakout Sessions. Candidates can join up to 3 consecutive online sessions with different schools (30 minutes each, followed by 5 minute breaks). Admissions Directors give a short overview of their schools/programs followed by Q&A. (Candidates will be asked during the registration process to indicate their 5 preferred schools to help us plan the breakout sessions).

21:40 – 21:45     Closing

This year’s participating business schools (appearing soon)

Last year’s participating schools:

Chicago Booth School of Business

Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business

HEC Paris

IE Business School

IESE Business School

IMD Business School


Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern University)

London Business School

Stanford Graduate School of Business

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Yale School of Management

Details of last year’s participating schools here, as well as photos.

Download the flyer

Register for Amsterdam MBA Fair 2021 (link available on July 15)

Contact: Ivy Circle Netherlands (John Terwilliger) or Roland Berger (Sophie Beers)

Fulbright Webinar (in Dutch): An MBA in the US – Dutch speakers can prepare for the Amsterdam MBA Fair with a webinar held by Fulbright Commission in the Netherlands on (date to be determined). Are you curious to find out what it is like to do an MBA in the US? Fulbright staff will inform you about the different types of MBAs, the application procedure, and how to finance your MBA in the US (including details of the KHMW-Eizenga scholarship). A panel of MBA graduates will share their experiences. To register:


Roland Berger is a leading international consultancy specialized in the direction and development of organizations, from growth strategies to cost control, from portfolios to innovation, from collaboration and alliances to mergers and acquisitions. Roland Berger’s expertise includes Corporate Finance, Organizational Improvement, IT & Telecom, Marketing & Sales, Operational Excellence, Restructuring and R&D & Innovation.