The Duke MBA News
The Alt-Right At Business School: MBA Students Speak Out After Charlottesville Violence
New starters at University of Virginia’s Darden school are philosophical. But could events in Char…
posted on: 08/24/2017 | No comment
Which US Business Schools Make The Most From MBA Application Fees?
Stanford made an estimated $2.2 million from its MBA application fees alone in 2016. We highlight 20…
posted on: 08/16/2017 | 1 comment
Here’s Why Google, Amazon, Microsoft Are Hiring More MBAs From US Business Schools
Some US-based b-schools send more of their MBA grads into tech careers than finance
posted on: 07/24/2017 | No comment
The Top 15 MBA Programs For Female Entrepreneurs
There are benefits to an MBA, even though entrepreneurs have lined up to critique the degree
posted on: 07/03/2017 | No comment
Fintech: MBA Grads Want To Work In The Blockchain Space — Here’s Why
Growing demand for people who understand the business applications of the technology
posted on: 06/06/2017 | No comment
About Duke University: Fuqua School of Business
The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University will appeal to the internationally minded, with an original Cross Continent MBA and Global EMBA providing 'immersion' experiences at Duke's campuses in North Carolina, Dubai, New Delhi, St. Petersburg and Shanghai. The curriculum is specifically tailored to explore global markets, regulations, and business institutions in some of the world's most important economic regions.
Duke also offers a more traditional full-time US MBA (22 months) and Executive MBA (19 months) alongside specialist masters in health management, business foundations, finance and clinical informatics.
Duke University, founded in Durham (North Carolina) in 1924, is known to many Americans as 'Harvard of the South' with an elite educational reputation and particular standing in medical sciences. Here you'll find the Duke 'daytime' MBAs who study core business modules for punchy 6-week terms followed by a summer internship and then a 2nd year focused entirely on their chosen electives.
To facilitate the best possible learning and growth, the Duke MBA encourages a community "from a myriad of functional, industry and academic backgrounds, nationalities, ethnicities, religious beliefs and sexual orientations" and says that "when you step into a Duke MBA classroom, you will be awed by the experiences and perspectives that your classmates possess."
A strong emphasis is placed on working collaboratively with Fuqua classmates and forging helpful connections across the school and with the 16,000 alumni internationally. This network, along with Fuqua's hands-on Career Management Center, will help students to find job opportunities in their chosen industry and region during and after their MBA.
Read an in-depth interview with John Gallagher, Director of Duke's Global EMBA. Alumni of the programme include Jonathan Browning, CEO of the Volkswagen Group of America, Joe Euteneuer, CFO of Sprint Nextel, and Ahmad Sharaf, chairman of the Dubai Mercantile Exchange.
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