September 8, 2017

GMAT cut-off for IIM, ISB and other Indian Business Schools

This is a tough one. Most business schools, whether in India or around the world, don’t specify the minimum GMAT score. Eligibility for admission is derived […]
August 31, 2017

How Chinese GMAT test-takers get such high scores

There’s a Chinese proverb that says, “If you haven’t died from hard work, just work harder.” The dark humor might not bother fiercely competitive and ambitious […]
August 25, 2017

How to score 6.0 on GRE and GMAT AWA essays

The typical essay grader spends anywhere from 30 seconds to a couple of minutes to assign a grade to an essay. So, it is absolutely vital […]
January 20, 2017

When is the right time to take the GMAT?

For scores of admission seekers to coveted MBA colleges in foreign universities, the Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) is one weapon they possess. The higher the […]
September 28, 2016

What’s a good acceptable GMAT, AWA, IR score for top MBA programs?

Especially in India, it’s safe to say applicants have GMAT at the top of their minds. Questions come stumbling out of candidate’s minds with a concern-filled […]
September 7, 2016

GMAT 790 scorer relied on self-study using only the Official Guide and CAT material

When MBA applicants approach us and share their personal details, we generally give them the benefit of doubt and don’t question the authenticity of the data. […]
July 8, 2016

GMAT 780 scorer reveals study plan to crack the exam without coaching

Tarang Gupta packed enough punch into his GMAT preparation to shatter the glass ceiling that stops most from going beyond 750. The final year BBS student […]
June 20, 2016

How important is the GMAT score?

‘Why is GMAT important?’. It would be, to put it in a nutshell, to show your sincerity and capability in pursuing a business school program. And, […]
December 9, 2015

MBA after 35 in Canada with Scholarship despite low GMAT score

While this Bahubali has more peaks to scale, the way he has battled challenges to reach this position is a story in itself. Amit Jathar, an […]
August 19, 2015

Should I cancel or reinstate my GMAT score report?

With great power comes greater confusion. Indian MBA entrance exams hardly give you any choice on whether you want to retain your score or erase it […]
July 27, 2015

MBA without GMAT requirement in USA, Europe, India

The GMAT score forms an essential and significant component for the high ranked full-time MBA programs. In the entire MBA application, in comparison to the other […]
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 […]