May 30, 2018

B.Com grad with multiple admits reviews ApplicantLab, MBA Crystal Ball and other consultants

The number of MBA applicants hiring consultants has seen a sharp rise in the last few years, as the competition has only seen an upward trend. […]
May 16, 2018

MBA after B.Com: ISB with scholarship for commerce graduate with Big 4 experience

We get many applicants asking if a 3-year bachelors degree in science / commerce / arts (i.e. 15 years of education) will put them at a […]
May 2, 2018

MBA after Civil Engineering: IIM and ISB admits for reapplicant

After getting rejected after interviews from both the schools (ISB and IIM Bangalore) he had applied to, Anand Sen (name changed) spent many months evaluating what […]
April 18, 2018

Spouse of MBA student heads back to the same business school

Five years after we published the story of Sudhir Nemani, who got into ISB with low GMAT score of 610, things just got a little more […]
March 19, 2018

Top MBA after government job in the Indian railways

Many have asked us if working in a government job reduces their chances of getting into a top bschool. Our response has been consistent – if […]
June 12, 2017

Merchant navy officer heads to B-school to explore shore jobs

Life in the merchant navy isn’t easy. Several months away from home, often in rough weather, battling the forces of nature can take its toll on […]
June 5, 2017

Kellogg One Year MBA admission with scholarship after GMAT score jumps by 90 points

Rohit Bansal would be soon flying from Singapore to Chicago to join the Kellogg One Year MBA program on a cool $25,000 tuition scholarship. This is […]
May 17, 2017

How career counselling helped me get into ISB despite poor academics

Shirin Bansal doesn’t shy away from expressing his views online. In fact, it is this very trait that got him a job with one of the […]
December 2, 2016

Best ISB consulting story | CA gets into ISB with full scholarship (100% tuition waiver)

It’s a tough road to become a Chartered Accountant. Ranked among the most difficult exams in the world, the passing percentage for all 3 CA exams […]
October 12, 2016

PGPMAX Review: Is the part-time ISB Executive MBA worth it or not?

The PGPMAX (Post Graduate Programme in Management for Senior Executives) is an executive MBA program from ISB meant for experienced working professionals. This intense program aims […]
July 1, 2016

ISB Mohali Campus Placements: The story before employment reports are published

Goutam Gurha wrote this post earlier describing the Life on the ISB Mohali campus. He concludes the 2-post series with insights on how the placement process […]
June 17, 2016

Life at ISB Mohali Campus: Orientation and Studies

While a lot has been written about the Hyderabad campus, ISB Mohali is still shrouded in mystery for many. Newly admitted ISB students as well as […]