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Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Thank you for your interest in doctoral study at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. We are pleased that you want to become a part of our research community.

Listed below are the application requirements and supporting documents needed when submitting your online application.

We are accepting applications for Fall 2021 entry with an application deadline of December 17, 2020. We accept applications once a year, fall quarter only. Part-time or online study is not available.

For technical support for the online application, contact CollegeNET on their Technical Support Site.

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Academic Background

Statement of Purpose



Recommendation Letters

Courses Taken Form

Test Scores

Certification of Proficiency in English

Writing Sample (optional)

Application Fee


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