In a blog post last year, michigan ross managing director of full-time admissions soojin kwon said of the then new short-answer prompts, [we want to] get to know more about you than we would in a traditional essay where you'd talk at length about one topic. Please note: you are viewing an essay analysis from the 2017-2018 admissions cycle click here to view our collection of essay analyses for the current admissions season unlike a number of the top us business schools, duke university's fuqua school of business has made no changes at all to. Duke / fuqua 2015-2016 mba essay topic analysis - clear admit here is clear admit 39s analysis of the 2015-2016 fuqua mba essays, for business with everyone in the office a list of 25 random things about yourself your likes/dislikes, hobbies, achievements, fun facts, or anything that helps us as the admissions committee has written about.
For the last several years, fuqua's mba application has included the essay question that asks you to provide 25 random things about yourself—essentially 25 interesting facts. Duke fuqua is a community focused mba program that seeks leaders of consequence fuqua sees a new business environment, where impeccable ethics, a disruptive attitude and other personal attributes are more and more important this set of essays provides significant room to explain who you are. Sample essays many clients are willing to share their essays, but would rather not have them on the internet please reach out to me if you would like to see more examples.
The optional essay is intended to provide the admissions committee with insight into your circumstances only limit your response to two pages as instructed in the essay prompt , write this essay only if you have to explain extenuating circumstances. Clear admit provides the latest news on the world's best business schools duke fuqua mba essays together the programme vanderbilt admissions personal essay fee alone at the wharton school at the university of. What is the duke fuqua mms review the duke fuqua mms review is useful for people who want to gain a quick understanding of duke's master of management studies program apart from a brief review of the school, data about duke's mms application process, the class profile and placement statistics upon graduation are presented.
A recent release on the homepage of the center for international business education and research (ciber, duke university) is a clear indicator of the school's active interest in the area of social entrepreneurship. Hi, i'm applying for an mba program in a business school in europe i am required to submit (upload) a motivation letter and answer some essay questions in the online application form. The one thing you need to successfully complete duke fuqua essays for the 2010-2011 application season is focus the first question asks about your career vision , the second questions asks about your contribution and the third optional essay asks about gaps in work, inconsistency in academic performance etc.
I am shu hong, a second-year duke daytime mba student at fuqua and a china admissions ambassador for this year working closely with admissions and coordinating interviews in china brings back memories of my own business school admissions process. A clear application strategy is crucial to approaching these essays duke fuqua's mission is to identify, engage, and foster the development of future leaders of consequence, and you will want to demonstrate you are the kind of leader the admissions committee is looking for. Like last year, duke fuqua applicants are asked to submit 3 short answers and 2 required essays for 2018-2019 admissions duke's 2 long essays (2 pages each) and a short career goals essay allows applicants to cover a lot of ground about their personal and professional traits and accomplishments. The visual(s) should depict your career aspirations and demonstrate how the drucker mba will help you achieve your career goals the content and format you provide for the visual essay is your choice however, you must submit in one of the following formats: powerpoint, word doc, pdf, video link, or an image file. Duke university s fuqua school of business has made some adjustments to its essay questions this year but has chosen to keep its rather expartus mba admissions consulting here s a few quick duke fuqua 2016 mba essay tips that you can use to write great mba essays.
A reader and applicant to duke's cross- continent emba program has requested that i post tips on duke's emba essays and that's exactly what i am going to do now for general advice on approaching the emba application, please see executive mba: applying to emba programs. Duke fuqua mba essay example #2 question: individuals choose a business school for many different reasons through your research, what attributes or characteristics of the duke mba program have most resonated with you and why. The following essay topic analysis examines duke / fuqua's mba admissions essays for the 2018-2019 admissions season you can also review essay topic analyses for all other the leading mba programs as well as general essay tips to further aid you in developing your admissions essays.
In this post i analyze the contribution essay questions for fall 2008 asked by northwestern kellogg, duke fuqua, university of texas-austin mccombs, babson olin, and the london business school. Write great mba essays for applying to business school advice for applications to harvard hbs, stanford, wharton, chicago booth, and every other top business school in the world. Duke university's fuqua school of business has posted its 2016-2017 mba admissions essay questions online, as well as the application deadlines for each round the school accepts applications in three rounds, in addition to the early action round for students who are only applying to duke fuqua. Final draft - duke fuqua essay 2 here you'll find duke fuqua's essay 2 from a former client this client had done her homework and was able to convey clear reasons for why an mba fuqua would help her reach her goals while also conveying her passion for the school and the fuqua communtiy.