August 24, 2011

Business & Creativity: You could be dull in another era. Not this one.

Charismatic, mesmerising and creative. Three adjectives that are associated with the Advertising industry (what were you thinking?). Unfortunately the same 3 adjectives are seldom used while […]
September 4, 2011

MBA Application Waitlist FAQ: What strategy will you adopt?

Not-so-hot Guy: Will you marry me? Popular Gal: Send across your personal details. I’ll think about it. [1 month later] Guy: Will you marry me? Please […]
November 6, 2011

IIM Ahmedabad PGPX | MBA for Executives | Placements in private equity

The IIM Ahmedabad PGPX (Post Graduate Program in Management for Executives), a 1-year MBA in India for executives offered by the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad […]
December 18, 2011

Executive MBA: How I got into Columbia with a 570 GMAT score

No, it’s not another article on careers in the glamour industry. If you think all our guest writers are hot and glamorous, it’s merely a coincidence. […]
January 25, 2012

JD-MBA Program – Kellogg School of Management : Dual degree FAQ

Dual degrees like the JD-MBA offered by the Kellogg School of Management and Northwestern University’s School of Law can be a great way to learn about […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]