Founded in 1955, Darden School of Business is a graduate business school associated with the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. It offers MBA, Executive courses, PhD and certificate courses in leadership and business management. Named after Colgate Whitehead Darden Jr., Governor of Virginia, this school teaches through case studies for a deeper understanding of situations and solutions.
The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business delivers a full-time MBA program that inspires responsible business leaders for uncertain, unprecedented times. Ranked the #1 education experience in the U.S. by The Economist for 9 consecutive years, Darden combines the spontaneous yet deliberate case study method with hands-on, experiential learning led by faculty who have been consistently ranked among the best in the nation.
Darden prepares students to be agile decision-makers ready to face any challenge. Consistently ranked in the top three by Forbes for most satisfied business school graduates, students join a collaborative network of 17,000 alumni in 90 countries and have lifelong access to career support and a community that is highly responsive and engaging.
Offering a variety of degree and non-degree courses, Darden School of Business acts as a global platform for students from around the world to come together and learn different aspects of business management and leadership skills. The school prepares its students to face different organizational challenges, make critical business decisions and cope with changing global business environments.
With exemplary faculty, a huge network of alumni and a diverse student pool, Darden offers its students with an opportunity to learn from different backgrounds, sensibilities, mindsets and thought that everybody brings forth.
Highlights of the college
- The Full-Time MBA course ranked amongst the top 5 in the US in the 2019 Best Business Schools, conducted by Bloomberg Businessweek.
- MBA Class of 2019 broke th