Application process

Thank you for considering Business School Lausanne for your studies. We take every application very seriously, so we encourage you to fulfill the following steps:


  • Review the Admissions criteria

    Before starting your application, read carefully our Admissions criteria and checklist
  • Check the Application deadlines

    As soon as you have decided that BSL is the right business school for you, you should submit your application by email or by post. You can refer to the Entry dates and application deadlines section.
  • Submit Application and supporting documents

    Complete the DBA Application form and attach the required Application documents . You can submit your completed application online or by post.
  • Notification

    Our Admissions Coordinator will contact you regarding your application status within two weeks.
  • Interview

    Your application file will be reviewed by the Admissions Committee. If you are selected for the short list of candidates, you will be invited for an interview with the Dean. The interview can be conducted in person at BSL or by telephone/Skype.
  • Evaluation

    Before you get fully accepted to the DBA program, you can realistically expect a 3-4-month evaluation phase. This includes the completion of the literature review and essay on state of the art. For more information, refer to the Program format and content section.
  • Final Decision

    You will receive a full acceptance to the DBA program as soon as your essay is approved.