The following are the main essay questions on the Cambridge MBA application:
1. Please provide a personal statement. It should not exceed 500 words and must address the following questions:
-What are your short and long term career objectives and what skills/characteristics do you already have that will help you achieve them?
-What actions will you take before and during the MBA to contribute to your career outcome?
-If you are unsure of your post-MBA career path, how will the MBA equip you for the future?
2. What did you learn from your most spectacular failure? (200 words)
3. Describe a situation where you had to work jointly with others to achieve a common goal. What did you learn from the experience? (up to 200 words)
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About Master of Business Administration
Multi-dimensional learning:Department deliver an engaging and impactful learning experience in an intensive 12 month programme. Its approach combines core skills with specialist sector training; faculty-led teaching with live consulting projects; professional skills with personal development
Community and ethos: Classes are smaller than most, allowing close interactions. Its ethos of collaboration pervades all that it does, and helps builds a committed and engaged community
Our environment brings opportunity: Student will undergo a unique and powerful 'Cambridge experience', because of their membership of a Cambridge College and the University
Impact on your career: Its alumni achieve wide-ranging and rewarding career opportunities after graduating – typically over 90% of each MBA class is employed three months out, and its statistics on mobility (of sector, function and location) are always high