Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

International Events

Fuqua boasts great cultural diversity among its students, faculty, and staff. Roughly 40 percent of the student body is international with 65 countries represented. A variety of international events take place throughout the year. Here is a sample of some of the most popular cultural events at Fuqua.

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Global Week

Beginning in 2012, the Daytime MBAA hosts a week focused on global diversity at Fuqua and features both social and academic programming to highlight and celebrate Fuqua's international diversity.

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MBA Rugby World Championship

Every year, Fuqua hosts the MBA Rugby World Championship. The tournament draws teams from top business schools from around the world.



The festival of colors was celebrated in India when students were on a practicum elective.

New Year Celebration

Chinese New Year

Every year, students hold an event celebrating the Lunar New Year. Traditional dishes are enjoyed by all.


INDUS Fuqua Friday

INDUS, Fuqua's South Asian Business Club, organizes an evening of food, music, and palm readings. The whole student body gets together to enjoy this fun taste of hospitality and culture of southern Asia.



The festival of lights is celebrated with food and dancing, sponsored by INDUS, Fuqua's South Asia student group.