The Management, Entrepreneurship, & Technology (M.E.T.) program seeks inquisitive, self-motivated students with a passion for finding and solving big problems.
The following essay question is designed to provoke honest, thoughtful responses to help us get to know you. It gives you the opportunity to provide unique information about yourself, your interests, and your reasons for applying to the program. In addition to content, essays are evaluated for writing and critical thinking ability, skill in organizing and presenting thoughts, and the relevance of your answer to the question posed. Your response is limited to 350 words.
Required Essay: (350 words maximum) Describe how the Management, Entrepreneurship, & Technology Program in Engineering and Business at UC Berkeley will help you to achieve your goals. Share with us the world you come from (for example, your family, school, community, city, or town). What unique experiences from your world motivated you to apply to our program?
Video Essay Invitation
Some applicants may receive a request to record a video essay. Video essay requests are by invitation only and will be requested starting in November. Videos must be submitted by 11:59 pm PST on January 13, 2023. Check your email for an invitation and if requested, be sure to submit your video essay by the deadline.
The questions are:
- How have you contributed to and bolstered the communities you are a part of? (Communities can = school, extracurriculars, family, etc.)
- How will your admittance into the program catapult your educational journey or complement your career plans?
- What has been your biggest failure and how did you respond?