Image via WikipediaDurham, North Carolina US based MBA school Duke Fuqua business is prestigious institute with its MBA rankings below 20 in almost all major US publications that ranks b-schools. Fuqua announced its global expansion plan and New Delhi will be one of its five satellite campuses. This is good news for India MBA applicants who will have option to go for Delhi campus besides IIMs and ISB.
Fuqua global expansion news :
DURHAM, N.C. — Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business will announce on Monday an innovative expansion plan that will establish a network of campuses around the world to conduct research and deliver programs.
This network will embed and connect Duke’s research and teaching activities in key economic and cultural centers of the world: New Delhi, India; St. Petersburg, Russia; Dubai, UAE; London, UK; and Shanghai, China, as well as on Duke’s campus in Durham.
US News reports that the five sites (New Delhi, India; St. Petersburg, Russia; Dubai, UAE; London, UK; and Shanghai, China) will be part of Duke’s Cross-Continent program, which will send M.B.A. students starting August 2009 to each of the five sites for a week or two at a time as part of their business school education.
2009 India MBA applicants can start applying for this new school in India.