Each year, we enroll a high-performing class, with students coming to the Berkeley part-time MBA program from a variety of industries and bringing a broad range of perspectives. They are students who will add to the richness of the classroom experience and engage in the Haas community.

We admit candidates with professional experience that demonstrates potential for a career in senior management, and whose attributes and experience suggest leadership, maturity, ethical character, teamwork, and goal orientation.

2020-2021 Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA Application Deadlines

Round 1

Deadline: November 10, 2020
Decision: February 5, 2021

Round 2

Deadline: January 12, 2021
Decision: April 6, 2021

Round 3

Deadline: March 16, 2021
Decision: May 21, 2021

Round 4

Deadline: April 20, 2021
Decision: June 18, 2021

What We Look For

Learn more about how to demonstrate these qualities in our Application Process and Requirements →

Professional Experience

Our students have demonstrated leadership potential and bring solid work experience and expertise from an array of industries, functions, and companies.

Academic Aptitude

We look at your past academic performance for an indication that you will thrive in and make valuable contributions to our rigorous learning environment.

Personal Qualities

We shape innovative leaders guided by the Berkeley Haas Defining Leadership Principles, and we look for reflection of these values in your application.

Evening & Weekend MBA Admissions


Average age (middle 80% range)


Years of work experience (middle 80% range)


Average GMAT score (middle 80% range)