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 23, 2019

MBA abroad after BBA, BSc, BMS, BA, BCA, BCom, LLB and other 3-year degrees

What makes a student graduate school ready? Is it the number of years they have spent gearing up for a successful promotion from a bachelor’s to […]
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 […]
July 15, 2019

What Dartmouth Tuck looks for in MBA applicants

At Menlo Coaching, we really like Tuck because its tightly-knit community helps students, alumni, and faculty to make lifelong connections. Community is, to quote Executive Director […]
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? […]
June 17, 2019

Which is the best extracurricular activity for college admissions

First question to ask yourself, what do you understand by extracurricular activities? Second, how do you interpret those activities in terms of expectations for your MBA […]
June 12, 2019

Cornell 1 Year MBA admission blog by stock-trader and entrepreneur

With his investing experience and understanding of finance, Ravi Parikh was clear that he wanted RoI from his MBA investment. He kept in mind not just […]
May 29, 2019

INSEAD admit with low GPA in engineering degree

Ishan Kawley has an engineering degree in Electrical & Electronics and works in finance. He explains the steps he took to overcome his below average GPA. […]