Imperial VS ESADE MSc Finance

Got offers from both schools, with a barely average GMAT. I'm not planning to take the GMAT again so I'll just settle for one of these two. Which should I choose? 

I am not in any way an IB or bust person, I don't even have IB experience so it's highly unlikely. I passed CFA L1&2, so ER might be a good option. Location preferably London, but also open to any German speaking cities since I'm fluent in German (not German or Swiss myself though).

Imperial cost is challenging and is amplified by the location as well so put that in mind. 

Many thanks in advance!

Comments (8)

Jan 18, 2022 - 7:08am
nutmegger189, what's your opinion? Comment below:

If you're a UK citizen, feel free to go to either as you always have RTW.

If you're not a UK citizen and want to work in LDN, your life will be made a lot easier if you study at ICL

Jan 18, 2022 - 7:48am
retard, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I recruited for ER in London from university that's on par with esade. Agreed that being in the UK will make things easier, but just saying that with enough effort you'll be good to go. I also had 2 levels of CFA passed, it's a good strength

Jan 19, 2022 - 1:04pm
EuropeanLatino, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Hey, I'm in a similar situation - was trying to pm you but not being able to. If you don't mind sharing, what was your GMAT score? I'm considering retaking if it increases scholarship chances significantly but unsure about it

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Jan 19, 2022 - 1:09pm

ESADE placement in the UK is crap. 

Jan 22, 2022 - 6:52am
Aimar 21, what's your opinion? Comment below:

ROI at both school is not the best IMHO. Did you apply to ESSEC,SSE,Bocco or HSG? Defo cheaper programs with similar if not better placement in London than the schools you are considering 

Jan 22, 2022 - 7:47am
boib_1, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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