November 20, 2019

My GMAT score was 100 points lower than the class average

When submerged under water, Shouvik Das knows how to hold his breath and not panic. That ability helped him tackle the challenge he describes in this […]
November 4, 2019

MBA after 8 years experience: Student life in UK

Why go for an MBA after 8 years experience when you have a good job? A frank and transparent discussion with her supportive boss, helped product […]
September 25, 2019

How this chartered accountant got into ISB with a low GMAT score of 600

It seems like chartered accountants (CA) have a special quality about them that fascinates MBA admission officers. We published this story about a CA who overcame […]
September 11, 2019

MBA in Hong Kong: Mariner heads back to school

Like most sailors, Ajinkya Lele got to see the most spectacular sunsets and uninterrupted horizons during his career in the merchant navy. After enjoying a few […]
August 14, 2019

Will too much or too little work experience hurt your MBA admission chances?

We have all heard the tale of a statistician who drowned while crossing a river that was, on average, only three feet deep. That, as they […]
August 7, 2019

Switching from GMAT to GRE gave me better results and scholarship says Civil Engineer

Many assume that beating the GMAT is easy for engineers. After 4 attempts, the highest score that Pallavi Mittal could get on the GMAT was a […]
July 31, 2019

Never too old for a Masters degree, says 29-year-old IT engineer: MS in USA with scholarship

The common belief is that a masters degree (MS) is meant for students without work experience. And that’s the kind of class profile you’ll come across […]
July 17, 2019

My horrifying and stressful MBA interview experience

There are regular interviews, and there are stress interviews. Neither approach is good or bad – as long as the interviewer is professional, has a solid […]
July 10, 2019

Executive MBA with scholarship in India with an average over-represented profile

It is unusual for executive MBA programs in India and abroad to offer scholarships. This is primarily because Executive MBA programs are targetted at working professionals, […]
July 3, 2019

ISB PGPpro application story: Why I chose an Executive MBA without GMAT requirement

Many MBA graduates from Indian business schools work with us for their second MBA. Not all are able to leave a well-paying career to join a […]
June 26, 2019

Top MBA in Asia with scholarship despite below average GMAT score

Many MBA applicants from India think that crossing the 700 score mark on the GMAT is the only way to get into a good business school, […]
June 19, 2019

MBA after MBBS, MD, DNB (Neurology) in UK: Cambridge offers a special healthcare scholarship

Is an MBA after MBBS + MD + DNB (Neurology) worth it? What if you have an MD in a highly specialized area such as neurology? […]