How to Answer Darden MBA Essay #2: "Each year, Darden connects with over 80 countries. If you could choose any location in the world, where would you want to go with Darden? And why?" (50 words)
There are no preferences for shortlisting the location. However, understanding the goal of each Global Immersion courses will help you pick and choose a location that would widen your experience.
For example, if you are planning to enter the Manufacturing industry, visiting Germany and finding out how they withstood the price pressure of developing economies, especially China, and remained a Manufacturing leader is worth mentioning.
In this example, the applicant shares that he has extensively traveled to Europe, Australia, Singapore and the Middle East. The visit to Uganda is an exploration of a resource-rich country and finding out how Entrepreneurship and aspirations of the locals are driving the developing economy.
Sample Essay – Where you want to go with Darden (47 Words)
As an avid traveler, I have covered Europe, Singapore, Australia, the Middle East and South Africa. I would be thrilled to join the Global Immersion team for a project in Uganda where I can see how policies, entrepreneurship, and aspirations impact the future of a resource-rich country.