Darden School of Business at University of Virginia

imagesThe University of Virginia Darden School of Business delivers the world’s best business education experience to prepare entrepreneurial, global and responsible leaders through its MBA, Ph.D. and Executive Education programs. Darden educates leaders of exceptional talent and promise, so that they may achieve their full potential and step forward to improve the world.

At Darden, we don’t lecture. Instead, you’ll discuss real-world business cases in class and apply your knowledge in the field through experiential learning, consulting projects, club leadership and more. Darden’s top-ranked faculty is renowned for teaching excellence and advances practical business knowledge through research.

Darden was established in 1955 at the University of Virginia, a top public university founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Programs:
    - Full Time MBA
    - MBA for Executives
    - Global MBA for Executives
  • Class profile:
    Profile for Class of 2016
    Class Size: 324
    - Average age at entry: 27
    - International (born outside U.S.): 36%
    - Countries Represented: 36
    - Domestic Minorities: 16%
  • Joint degrees offered:
    - MBA/JD
    - MBA/MD
    - MBA/MPH
    - MBA/MPP
    - MBA/MEd in Innovation in Education Reform
    - MBA/ME
    - MBA/MSN
    - MBA/MA in Government or Foreign Affairs
    - MBA/MA in East Asian Studies
    - MBA/Ph.D.
  • Specializations by function: Asset Management/Sales & Trading, Corporate Finance/Investment Banking, Entrepreneurship, Consumer Marketing, Business to Business Marketing, Strategy Consulting, Supply Chain Management, Corporate Innovation, Business Development and Growth, Market Analytics, Business Analytics, Innovation for Suatainability
  • Program duration: 21 Months
  • Tuition Fees: $90,663 USD estimated tuition and fees combined
  • Minimum Work Experience: 2 Years
  • Language Requirements: English
  • Percentage of Students Employed: 93%
  • Financial Aid for International Students: See program website
  • Program Website