March 20, 2019

Dealing with failure and rejection in MBA applications: Siblings from top bschools share tips

There’s nothing more heart-breaking for a sister, than to see her struggling brother wearing an ‘Epic Fail‘ T-shirt, even if it’s in jest. Priyank put his […]
March 13, 2019

MBA in Europe admits with low GMAT score after 4 rejections

Pulkit Kashyap’s first MBA application journey was disastrous – it started with a 570 GMAT score and ended with 4 rejections. He knew it wouldn’t get […]
February 27, 2019

How I got into Cornell MBA: My journey from data analytics to bschool

NIT graduate and analytics professional, Sayoni Chakrabarti, got into an ivy league university for her MBA. She explains the research work she did to find out […]
January 30, 2019

How I got a full scholarship for MBA in USA despite a big blunder during applications

Working on MBA applications can be highly stressful for the applicant and the MBA consultant. That in turn increases the likelihood of mistakes. For Dinesh Kumar, […]
January 23, 2019

Lisbon MBA with scholarship in Portugal after student visa rejected by Canada

With all the buzz around Canada being friendly towards international students, you’d expect Canadian visa officers to welcome prospective students with a smile and a bouquet. […]
January 9, 2019

Stanford MSx admission: GMAT story, essay tips for one-year MBA at Stanford GSB

Experienced professionals searching for a one-year MBA at Stanford will find the MSx program to be a good fit. Technically, it’s a masters program. But it’s […]
December 12, 2018

Oxford MBA after MS in USA: Reapplicant and Bitcoin entrepreneur

After completing his MS from USA, Siddhesh made his first attempt to get into a top business school in 2016. After getting rejected from all the […]
September 26, 2018

Fashion industry professional shares tips on selecting an international MBA

Unlike film-maker Ashutosh Gowariker’s script-writers, Sindhu Keshavamurthy was courteous enough to ask us if her story was getting too long and needed to be edited. But […]
September 24, 2018

How to explain frequent job switching in MBA admissions

British comedian and Monty Python star, John Cleese, has been known to say that he has been married for over forty years…just to different women. And […]
September 19, 2018

MPP vs MBA for development sector career: Oxford university admit blog

What do you do when you come from an under-represented industry (non-profit), your GMAT score doesn’t make jaws drop and you’re not sure which degree is […]
September 12, 2018

Katz MBA Review of my application journey: Scholarship with low GMAT score

Rohit Kabra left his job in USA to return to India so he could focus on his GMAT preparation. But he wasn’t able to score as […]
September 5, 2018

How I got into UCLA Anderson with scholarship: MBA after Electrical Engineering

We regularly interact with the admission officers of the top bschools (here’s an interview with the UCLA admissions director). This gives us a pretty good idea […]