Global MBA for Executives

GEMBA U.S. Residency #2

Darden GroundsThe sixth and final residency of the Darden Global MBA for Executives is set back in Charlottesville, Virginia at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.

Courses & Capstone Project

During this residency, core courses give way to a series of elective-style classes. Each course is taught by a team of faculty who bring together the best of their elective offerings in these holistic courses (watch this Darden Team Teaching video to learn more). These classes will also include the opportunity to interact with and hear discussions on current business issues from several Darden alumni who will visit.

Global Business by the Numbers

You will learn to improve decision making in "Global Business by the Numbers" by integrating models and teachings across Accounting, Finance and Decision Analysis. 

Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Growth

As a part of "Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Growth," you will learn about design strategy, design a business plan and discuss the management of success. 

Leading Global Strategic Change

In "Leading Global Strategic Change," you will be presented with multiple challenges of designing and implementing change at several levels: organizational, departmental, team and individual. You will develop and hone your leadership, strategy and change management skills.

Professional Advancement Course

You will complete your "Professional Advancement Course" via personal interviews and career management guidance classes.

Creating the Future Capstone Project

In the "Creating the Future" course, you will work on and deliver a capstone group presentation based on a project employing and synthesizing the skills and international business and cultural acumen developed over the previous 21 months.

UVA-RotundaProgram Wrap-Up

The Global MBA for Executives draws to a close on the Darden Grounds with a program wrap-up, followed by a celebratory student and program faculty event.

Accommodations in the U.S.

Charlottesville: Inn at Darden (located on the Darden Grounds) 

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