KELLOGG School of Management


MS in Management Studies


10 months


Chicago, USA


The Kellogg MSMS Program is a perfect choice for recent graduates from Northwestern University with work experience of less than 1 year. The program provides a comprehensive exposure to management field over one academic year. Course offerings differ slightly from year to year aims to enhance skills with relevant and updated case studies.





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Program and Curriculum

The Kellogg MSMS is designed for students who have recently completed their undergraduate degrees at Northwestern University and who have limited full-time work experience. If an applicant has more than 1 year of full-time work experience (excluding internships and summer jobs) by the enrollment date they are ineligible to apply. The curriculum does not assume significant work experience and offers a broad exposure to management topics over one academic year.

  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Business Analytics
  • Leadership in Organizations
  • Finance
  • Management Communications
  • Operations Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Strategy
  • Global Initiatives in Management
  • Managerial Accounting
Every year, Kellogs host hundreds of corporate events with world-leading industry professionals. These events include Meet the expert sessions, roundtable discussion where these leaders share their expertise with students.

Corporate Visits, with site visits ranging to companies like Accenture, Deloitte, Google, Johnson & Johnson, IBM, Dropbox, Roland Berger, Uniqlo, FTI Consulting, MGP Retail Consulting, Interactive Brokers.

As a member of the Kellogg community, you can connect to alumni worldwide through regional and special interest alumni clubs. Some of them are listed below :

  • Family Business Alumni Club
  • Kellogg Alumni Entrepreneurs
  • Kellogg Alumni Energy Club
  • Kellogg Executive Women’s Network


Overall MiM Kellogg Placements are pretty good, and hence Kellogg Masters in Management is an attractive proposition for most people. We can write about alumni and more information which makes placement attractive in a school



Top 3 Sectors

  1. Consulting
  2. Investment Banking
  3. Technology & Telecoms
Consulting 42%
Finance 34%
Investment banking 23%
Investment management 3%
Private Equity & Venture Capital 5%
Diversified Financial Services 3%
Corporates 25%
Technology & Telecoms 13%
Media & Entertainment 2%
Healthcare/Pharma 1%
Industrials 4%
Other 4%

Companies recruiting from Kellogg Business School

Consulting Sector
  • Accenture
  • Deloitte
  • Roland Berger
  • FTI Consulting
  • MGP Retail Consulting
  • Wells Fargo
  • Interactive Brokers
  • Dropbox
  • IBM
  • Google
  • Uniqlo
  • Johnson & Johnson

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Alumni Info

Kellogg’s has an industry-leading Career Management Center (CMC) provides MSMS students with personalized development services and career coaching.

100% of  class received job offers within three months of graduation in 2015.

Some Famous Alumni

  • Eddie George (former professional American football player)

Class Profile

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Useful Information


  • In order to be eligible for the Kellogg School of Management’s MS in Management Studies Program, applicants must be currently attending Northwestern University with plans to graduate by June 2018, or have graduated from Northwestern during the 2016-2017 academic year. Candidates with greater than one year of work experience are encouraged to explore our MBA options.




   Rounds                     Deadline Dates
   Round 1                   November 12, 2018
   Round 2                    January 11, 2019
   Round 3                    February 13, 2019

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Application Information

Application Documents

  • Undergraduate academic record (GPA, transcript, and other universities attended if you have transferred or studied abroad)
  • Application Essays: 2 long essays & 1 video Essay
  • One-page CV
  • 2 Letter of recommendations: One academic & one professional
  • Application fee of $125

Application Essays

The Kellogg MiM application comprises of 2 long essays and 1 video. Kellogg essays questions are designed to showcase yourself in the best way you can.


Kellogg MSMS Essays

Essay 1 (500 words)

Pursuing a Master’s in Management is a big decision. Walk us through your decision to apply to Kellogg’s MS in Management Studies program, and what you’ve learned about yourself throughout your decision making and application process.

Essay 2 (300 words)

Kellogg fosters a collaborative community of learners who support each other through the rigorous MSMS coursework, and in their endeavors outside of the classroom. Tell us about an experience where you worked within a team or community to navigate a challenge or make a difficult decision.

Video Essay(Est.20-25 minutes)

After submitting an application, you will receive an email that will include directions on how to complete the video essay questions. One question will be a “get to know you” icebreaker type of question. The second question will be an opportunity to describe your plans for the future and how Kellogg will help you on that journey. The other questions will be randomly generated questions that will be similar to interview questions.