Buffalo SUNY


For Fall 2012 Entry

Round 3 (Final Deadline for International Students)

Deadline: March 1, 2012

Decision: March 30, 2012

Tuition Deposit Due: April 18, 2012


Two personal statements are required as follows:

1. Describe your career objectives. Be as specific as you can concerning the types of positions and responsibility levels

to which you aspire. Include long-term as well as short-term goals. Describe your expectations concerning the role of

the MBA program in achieving your goals. (Approximately 700 words.)

2. Select ONE of the following three topics and submit a response of approximately 700 words:

    • Describe a time when you were leading a group that faced a significant problem but were able to resolve it in a positive manner.

    • Describe a time when your ethics were challenged, how you dealt with the situation and what you learned from it?

    • Describe a time when you had a significant misunderstanding with someone from a different background or culture and how you resolved the misunderstanding.


Two letters of recommendation



Graduate Programs Office

School of Management

University at Buffalo

203 Alfiero Center

Buffalo, NY 14260-4010

Telephone: (716) 645-3204

Web site: http://mgt.buffalo.edu/home/programs/mba

Electronic application: https://www.gradmit.buffalo.edu/etw/ets/et.asp?nxappid=GRA&nxmid=GetPublicApplicationSite&progid=RWH0ULQZW