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S: Oil and Gas Industry -> Ivy League University

Above all, Karthik is an excellent person. He has guided me through my difficult decisions and continues to do so even after the application prep is over. I availed August … Keep reading…

Arun: High Tech Startup in the Sharing Economy -> UCLA Anderson

Karthik also used to conduct live webinar sessions with ad-com officers from leading schools. These sessions were very helpful for me. When I finally got a good score in GMAT, I … Keep reading…

Ajitesh: Management Consulting/High Tech Startup -> Kellogg

I have received admit from Kellogg, UCLA with 100K USD scholarship, and Tepper. While helping me right from conceptualisation to depiction to refinement, his biggest help was to not let … Keep reading…

Sachin: Management Consulting (for IT Majors) -> Dartmouth College (Tuck)

I got admits from two Top 10 schools (with 40k in scholarship) in the US this year (2018), in what was my first attempt at applying, and this was down … Keep reading…

Snigdha: Auto Industry -> Duke

Karthik has been instrumental in my success in the application process. He is clear, to-the-point and dedicated. If you’re an Indian Engineer looking to get into business school, August Academy should be … Keep reading…

Are you planning an MBA campus tour?

If you are considering an MBA, it might be worth your while to visit campus.  Schools would view the effort you put in to visit their campus as a strong … Keep reading…

The NEET Stalemate – a balanced proposal based on Math for the way forward.

-Karthik Palaniappan I write this article at a time when several of us are mourning the untimely passing of S. Anitha. Anitha, just 17 years old, was born in an … Keep reading…

About MBA programs: Why should you do an MBA?

The picture shows an MBA graduate. The associated article discusses all there is to know about MBA: courses, jobs, specialisations, etc.

Disclaimer: This article is not about MBA programs in India.  Rather, this is about programs in Europe and in the US and ISB in India.  These are programs that cater … Keep reading…

Best MBA Schools in India

Indian School of Business Hyderabad (ISB Mohali)

Best MBA Schools in India: As discussed in our post on the most popular MBA rankings, we at August Academy, don’t really believe that Business school rankings are sacrosanct.  However, … Keep reading…

School Profile: Indian School of Business Hyderabad (ISB)

Indian School of Business Hyderabad (ISB Mohali)

Indian School of Business Hyderabad (and Mohali) – a quick overview: ISB is India’s first global business school.  The Hyderabad campus was inaugurated in 2001, and the Mohali campus was … Keep reading…