It’s not a typical question you’d hear from GMAT exam takers living in other countries. However, it pops up way too often among Indian GMAT MBA applicants. When you ask this question on an international GMAT forum (like GMAT Club or Beat The GMAT), many international MBA consultants would probably not get the context of why Indian applicants are asking this, while others aren’t. (more…)

April 17, 2015

Should I quit my full-time job to study for GMAT exam?

It’s not a typical question you’d hear from GMAT exam takers living in other countries. However, it pops up way too often among Indian GMAT MBA […]
April 13, 2015

Managing low academic grades (GPA) in MBA applications

With a great deal of significance that Indian MBA applicants seem to attach to their GMAT scores, many don’t bother much about their academic grades (GPA, […]
April 7, 2015

1 Year MBA Abroad (INSEAD) vs 2 Year MBA in India (IIM)

Laura Trott is considered to be among the most successful cyclists in the world, for the number of titles she’s won in a short span of […]
April 2, 2015

Q&A with Brown University Computer Science Professor – Shriram Krishnamurthi

Despite being a top tier Ivy league brand, we’ve never featured Brown University and Princeton University on our site. Reason being – they don’t offer MBA […]
March 30, 2015

Education loans in India for studying abroad vs Prodigy Finance

Chloë Foden, Head of Marketing at Prodigy Finance, wraps up the 3-part series on international MBA loans by covering the MBA financing options for Indian students […]
March 25, 2015

GDP of India vs Countries like China, USA

Among the many MBA concepts related posts we’ve written, in the introductory Economics sections, we’ve also touched upon the basics of GDP (full-form, definition etc). We […]
March 20, 2015

Low ranking MBA programs: Accept or reject?

Your seniors (colleagues, friends, college-mates) will confess. In their ‘study abroad’ journey, the international MBA admissions process was among the most agonizing steps. Draining and challenging […]
March 16, 2015

What is the minimum GMAT score for good MBA programs?

Another set of questions that gets added to the ever-growing GMAT FAQ list – ‘What’s the minimum GMAT score for Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, IIM?’ This question […]
March 10, 2015

3 Career planning & development lessons from my TV experience

The importance of career planning and development dawns upon many after several years (or decades). By then it’s too late to change career tracks.
March 4, 2015

Best MBA abroad countries for Indian students

Among the first few questions that pop into the mind of aspiring Indian students planning to study abroad are – ‘Which is the best country for […]
February 26, 2015

How responsible lenders are tackling the student loan debt crisis

When an internationally reputed university has admitted you into their top ranked MBA program after a grueling admissions process, why don’t international student loan providers keep […]
February 23, 2015

How your pre-MBA entrepreneurship experience in India can help

Several Indian MBA applicants who work with us have dabbled in entrepreneurship in some form or another. Some do it on a full-time basis either because […]