Project Description

Kellogg School of Management

Program Name: Full-Time MBA Program

Essay Questions (2016-17)

  • Leadership and teamwork are integral parts of the Kellogg experience. Describe a recent and meaningful time you were a leader. What challenges did you face, and what did you learn? (450 words)
  • Pursuing an MBA is a catalyst for personal and professional growth. How have you grown in the past? How do you intend to grow at Kellogg? (450 words)
  • If needed, use this section to briefly describe any extenuating circumstances (e.g. unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders, inconsistent or questionable academic performance, etc.) (no word count)
  • Since your previous application, what steps have you taken to strengthen your candidacy? (250 word limit)


Application Periods Application Submission Dates
Round 1 21 Sep 2016
Round 2 04 Jan 2017
Round 3 05 Apr 2017