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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…

About MBA programs: Why should you do an MBA?

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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…

Three reasons why you should do your MBA before you start your own business:

I get it – the force is strong with you. You are young, perhaps 2 – 3 years out of college, full of energy, and brimming with ideas.  As far … Keep reading…

MBA over 30 – is it too difficult to get accepted?

MBA over 30 – how many people actually apply? We get asked this question often by students who’ve just turned the other side of 30.  Will business schools consider me … Keep reading…

A quick guide to getting an MBA scholarship

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Let’s face it – most of us don’t want to shell out close to $150,000 to pursue an MBA at a top business school.  This is a large sum for … Keep reading…

The top 3 business school rankings

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You’ve taken the GMAT.  You’ve done well.  In all probability, the next question on your mind would be – “Now, which schools should I apply to?  Which business school rankings … Keep reading…

Guru Talk: Making the most out of Business School

Indian School of Business Hyderabad (ISB Mohali)

– written by Vishnu Prasad Ramachandran: ISB class of 2014   So, you are bored with whatever you are doing currently. You think that it is a dead end job, … Keep reading…

The Stanford (GSB) Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship

Folks,   Here is a good reason for you to start your MBA admission process now.  Applications for the Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship are due 8th June 2015.  More information … Keep reading…