Test Information


All applicants for the PhD in Management must submit the results of the GMAT or GRE test. The test results should be sent directly to ERIM by the test provider. To facilitate this, please ask your test administrator for a GMAT/GRE Score Report Form. Complete this form and return it to the administrator before leaving the test centre, this will ensure that GMAT/GRE Score Reports are sent directly to ERIM.

For the GMAT test, our programme is registered as “Erasmus University - Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University - Erim Gs/PhD” and the institutional code is QK8-CX-23.

The GRE institution name is Erasmus University ERIM and the institution code is 7103.

Find more information on the GMAT and GRE websites.


All applicants whose native language is not English must submit TOEFL or IELTS score reports.

If English was the language of instruction for the entire university education (bachelor and master's degree) then one may submit a request for a TOEFL/IELTS waiver. If only a part of the university education was in English, one still needs to submit the English test scores.

ERIM's institution code for TOEFL is 8268.

Find more information on the TOEFL and IELTS websites.

Please note

The complete process from applying for the test until the submission of the score report may take a considerable period of time. The applicant should pay all costs for the tests required.