• The Darden School of Business has reciprocal exchange relationships with business schools around the world. These exchanges give students the opportunity to immerse themselves in a new culture and develop a broadened understanding of doing business in an international setting.

    Darden students have expressed many benefits of spending part of their graduate business education time abroad, including:

    • Increased career networking opportunities
    • Expansion of personal network
    • Site visits to local and multinational companies and organizations
    • Exposure to a new education environment
    • Deeper understanding and personal experience with a new business culture
    • Learning from diverse international students and professors
    • Opportunities to travel within host country and beyond

    Exchange Partners

    Visit the Darden exchange partner school websites below for specific information:


    Ahmedabad, India
    Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A)

    Beijing, China
    Peking University, Guanghua School of Management

    Hong Kong, China
    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

    Hyderabad, India
    Indian School of Business (ISB)

    Niigata, Japan
    International University of Japan (IUJ)

    Seoul, South Korea
    Seoul National University (SNU)

    Shanghai, China
    China European International Business School (CEIBS)

    Tokyo, Japan
    Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of Management and Commerce


    Barcelona, Spain
    IESE Business School - University of Navarra

    Milan, Italy
    Università Bocconi

    Paris, France
    Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC)

    Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)

    St. Gallen, Switzerland
    St. Gallen University

    Stockholm, Sweden
    Stockholm School of Economics (SSE)


    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    IAE - Universidad Austral Escuela De Dirección y Negocios

    Mexico City, Mexico
    IPADE - El Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa


    Melbourne, Australia
    Melbourne Business School (MBS)


    If you have any questions about going on a Darden Exchange Program or if you are interested in studying at Darden as an exchange student, please contact:

    Kristen Pappas
    Associate Director, Global Programs