December 8, 2017

How hard is an MBA?

Is doing an MBA tough? Of course it is, or everyone would be scrambling for that coveted degree. But how hard is it to complete a […]
December 23, 2016

MBA Resume Tips for your business school application

Let’s start with a quirky factoid that many of us may have thought of at certain points in time. Is a CV the same as a […]
June 3, 2016

The best MBA Leadership and Management lessons outside the classroom

Apart from the MBA leadership and management lessons taught in a business school classroom, there’s another opportunity that most students overlook. It involves interacting with real […]
April 27, 2016

6 Tips to Survive and Succeed in an MBA program

So you thought sailing into a top business school meant you were a hot shot. Wait till you take your first class. That’s when the bullets […]
March 2, 2016

Should you include MBA on your business card?

So you’re about to get a stack of business cards printed but you’re on the horns of a dilemma – should you add ‘MBA’ as a […]
December 30, 2015

CFA or MBA: Which is better?

Finance professionals seeking an advanced degree usually zero in on two popular options – CFA and MBA. Would an MBA from a top international business school […]
December 28, 2015

Parents of MBA students and aspirants: Read This

We are treading on thin ice with this article, as it involves the most pious and revered relationship in India – between children and parents (ranking […]
September 22, 2015

MBA admissions spring intake in USA, Canada, Europe, Australia

While most business schools in the world have a Fall intake (starting in September), there are a few top ranking MBA programs in USA, Canada, Australia […]
February 2, 2014

Does Chartered Accountant (CA) articleship count as experience?

Though IT software engineers still dominate the Indian MBA applicant pool, chartered accountants (CA) seem to have developed a fancy for the international MBA degree. We’ve […]
May 16, 2013

Average age for MBA in India and abroad (USA)

What is the average age for MBA in India, USA, UK, Singapore (add your favourite MBA destination here)? Apart from the statistical relevance of the question, […]
October 26, 2012

F1 Visa requirements in U.S. for Indian students

[Edit: Article updated in April 2018] All accepted undergrad and graduate program (including MBA) students from India require an F1 visa stamping to get into the […]
September 16, 2012

GPA calculators for Indian Percentage to GPA conversion: A How to guide

In India, the majority of the institutions use either percentage or grade as a method of assessment. A few premier institutions like IITs, NITs have their […]