The Admissions Committee is interested in getting to know you on both a professional and personal level. Please answer the following questions candidly. All applicants are required to complete four essays, with the option of a fifth essay that may be used to support your case for admission into the program.
Nanyang Essay 1: Briefly assess your career progress to date. Elaborate on your future career plans and how pursuing an MBA will help you achieve these. (500 word limit )
Nanyang Essay 2: Answer any ONE of these two questions below. (500 word limit)
(a) Describe one of your most meaningful and rewarding leadership challenges. Reflect on the leadership attributes you aspire to develop through your Nanyang MBA experience, and why these are important to your future goals.
(b) Discuss how and why a global event that occurred in the past two years has influenced or impacted the way you think about leadership.
Nanyang Essay 3: Describe a time when you failed at what you set out to do. What insights did you obtain from the experience? Did this experience create a paradigm shift in your definition of failure (400 word limit)
Nanyang Essay 4:. Tell us about a time or incident where you had to propel yourself beyond expectations or established norms. Explain why you did it. (300 word limit)
Nanyang Essay 5: Optional
Is there any additional information that is critical for the Admissions Committee to know which has not been covered elsewhere in this application? (500 word limit)