Full-Time MBA in Entrepreneurship

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas, USA
Full-Time MBA in Entrepreneurship
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Texas MBA concentration in Entrepreneurship includes an interrelated set of activities that prepare students to:
    • Think analytically, ask the right questions, develop and launch new products for existing companies, solve the problems of entrepreneurial firms, be an entrepreneur in a large firm, or start a new venture
  • Students who concentrate on Entrepreneurship benefit from many of the unique resources of the McCombs School of Business and the Austin community including
    • The Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship, dedicated to funding teaching, research, and community outreach related to entrepreneurship
    • The Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Center for Private Equity Finance, fostering research and scholarship on issues related to private equity finance, capital markets, corporate finance, investments, real estate, and other associated matters
    • IC2 Institute Austin Technology Incubator, an international think-tank for entrepreneurship. ATI is a highly successful business incubator focused on high-tech startups
    • Central Texas Angel Network, a network of high net worth individuals focusing on seed-stage investment and entrepreneur mentorship
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees4143333 INR
Hostel & Meals439001 INR
Insurance216571 INR
Transportation111325 INR
ISSS Support Services Fee18310 INR
Books and Supplies 74705 INR
MBA Student Fee 73240 INR
Personal / Miscellaneous295157 INR
Laptop183100 INR
Total1411409 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have a bachelor degree in any field which is equivalent to four year bachelor degree
Work experienceRequired
  • The university strongly suggests that all applicants have at least 2 years of full-time post-bachelor’s work experience (not internships)
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

GRE: Accepted

GMAT: Accepted

Additional info
  • Full-time work experience is calculated up until the time of enrollment (the start of classes)
  • This encompasses all work completed since the bachelor’s degree, including teaching, military service, and government experience (ex: the Peace Corps)
  • Other types of experience can be explained fully in the application essays
  • English Language Proficiency scores may be waived if applicants have completed their degree entirely in English


  • If students have not been able to take the GMAT, GRE, EA, or TOEFL exams due to the following reasons related to COVID-19, the department is  providing the opportunity to petition for a special test score exception
  • Students who meet both of the criteria below have the opportunity to petition for a special test waiver:
    • Students are unable to take an exam in-person at a designated testing center due to lack of availability in their region, or because they or someone in their household is immunocompromised, AND
    • Students are unable to take an exam online due to lack of availability in their region, technology, or other test-taking requirements (e.g. device availability or compatibility, slow internet connection, testing environment)
  • The COVID-19 test waiver is NOT available to applicants who have already sent official GMAT, GRE, EA, TOEFL, or IELTS scores to Texas McCombs. Once an official score has been sent to Texas McCombs, it becomes a part of their submitted application record and cannot be removed
  • Admissions interviews will remain invite-only, but all interviews will be conducted virtually for all MBA programs until further notice
  • For more information, please contact: Austin: TexasMBA@mccombs.utexas.edu
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