Cambridge Judge Business School

Cambridge Judge Business School was established in 1990 as the Judge Institute of Management Studies, a focal point for management teaching and research in the University. They have a saying that “There is no such thing as a typical experience at Cambridge Judge Business School”. The school is located in the city of Cambridge in United Kingdom.

MBA Key Facts

  • 6 Avg. Years of Work Exp.
  • $139,210 Median Base Salary
  • 19% Acceptance Rate
  • 208 Class Size
  • 696 Average GMAT
  • 94% International Students
  • 39% Women Representation


  • 1. Location: Surrounded by the 'Silicon Fen', a network of companies with the highest investment per capita in Europe, Cambridge Judge has close links with several of these companies, some of which provide guidance to students.
  • 2. Cambridge MBA Concentrations: A package of electives , case challenges and workshops focused around certain areas, these concentration packages help you tailor your MBA education.
  • 3. Cambridge Venture Project: In term one, students have to work in teams on for a Cambridge start-up or intrapreneurial venture. This provides one with first experience adn insights into working a high-pressure, high-risk environment.
  • 4. Career Treks: CBJS frequently organizes career treks to potential future employers' offices. Students have visited the offices of companies like Google and Amazong in the past.
  • 5. Research Excellence: At Cambridge Judge Business School research is heavily emphasized -- about 95% of the research work undertaken has been deemed world-leading or internationally recognised by the independent Research Excellence Framework (IRF).

What Judge is Looking for

  • English language proficiency
  • Academic Excellence
  • Highly motivated and ambitious
  • Global outlook
  • Confident, creative and innovative
  • Have an interesting and varied life outside of their work

MBA Application


  3. College Transcripts
  4. Essays - 3
  5. Letters of Recommendation - 1
  6. Minimum 3 years work experience

Notable Alumni

  • Eben Upton CEO & founder of Raspberry Pi (Trading) Ltd.
  • Badr Jafar CEO of Crescent Enterprises; Chairman of Pearl Petroleum
  • Alison Brittain CEO of Whitbread, formerly head of retail banking at Lloyds Banking Group
  • Ben Barry Founder and CEO of Ben Barry Agency