University of Tennessee
Round 1 (International Applicants)
Application deadline: February 1, 2010
1. Why have you decided to enter an MBA program? Why have you decided to apply to the UT MBA Program in
particular? How does the pursuit of the UT MBA fit into your career goals–both short and long term?
2. Evaluate a recent experience that required the use of your leadership skills.What effect has the experience had on your
personal and professional development?
3. The UT MBA Program supports the idea that studying in a group enhances the learning experience for each person in
the group. What attributes or skills do you possess that would help you make a meaningful contribution to your
classmates’ educational experiences in this kind of environment? What weaknesses would you like the group to help
4. Describe your three most substantial accomplishments and explain why you view them as such.
Two letters of recommendation
MBA Program Office
504 Haslam Business Building
The University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-4150
Telephone: (865) 974-5033
Web site: http://mba.utk.edu/
Electronic application: http://mba.utk.edu/prospective/apply.htm