Application Process

Students can apply to the Executive Master of Human Resource Management program through our online application system.

Application Deadlines

The application is currently closed. The application will be re-opened for Summer 2021 enrollment on August 15, 2020. We will batch applications into four rounds for Summer 2021 enrollment. The deadlines for each round are as follows:

  • Round 1: September 15
  • Round 2: November 15
  • Round 3: January 15
  • Round 4: February 15

Please see the list of application requirements for details on what you will need to complete the application.

International Students

TOEFL or IELTS are required for all international students who do not qualify for at least one of the exceptions listed here.

Applicants must meet minimum category scores in order to be admitted to Cornell University under the Cornell Graduate School policy.

  • Listening: 15
  • Reading: 20
  • Speaking: 22
  • Writing: 20

ILR recommends applicants have a minimum total score of 100 on the TOEFL with recommended sub-scores of 25 in each category.

Applicants with IELTS scores must have a band score of 7.0 or higher.