June 13, 2018

Columbia MBA admit in Round 2 after 4 rejections for Ivy League grad (MS from UPenn)

The Columbia Business School Indian alumni list will have another name added to it soon – Ramachandran Kasiraman. But this won’t be the first Ivy League […]
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 […]
February 7, 2018

How I got into Duke Fuqua after fixing the single biggest flaw in my application

With a 740 GMAT score, rich business consulting experience and plenty of community service, Kumar Ayush knew he had a strong profile for the top MBA […]
November 22, 2017

How I got into the Oxford MBA at Said Business School

Many international applicants who are aware that the chances of getting into good bschools is very low, know the value that a good MBA admissions consulting […]
February 20, 2017

Top 25 MBA (Georgetown) admit for software engineer with average GMAT

GMAC says that a 700 GMAT score would put you in the 90 percentile (ok, 89 to be specific). But sadly, for certain candidates (like the […]
December 21, 2016

Rejection feedback calls and reapplications: Reflections after Tuck MBA application results

This blog post comes after quite a hiatus – a couple of months at the very least. The intervening time saw me travel around Asia, meeting […]
May 30, 2016

Improve your MBA reapplicant strategy by avoiding these common mistakes

So the final emails have come in with the admission results and the one magical business school on your list has eluded you, despite the fact […]
April 25, 2016

Nanyang MBA admit with scholarship for reapplicant with GMAT 710

Singapore is an attractive destination for Indian professionals. Read why it figures in our list of the best countries for Indian MBA students. Nanyang MBA, offered […]
January 27, 2016

Michigan Ross MBA admit for Indian reapplicant who took rejection in her stride

As we wrote in an earlier article (How business schools are luring female applicants), MBA admission officers are very interested in getting applications from competitive female […]
January 20, 2016

My ISB re-application strategy: Higher GMAT score, better interview and meditation

After getting rejected from ISB in his first attempt, apart from improving the regular application areas – GMAT score, essays, interviews – Kalpesh (name changed) added […]
March 20, 2015

Low ranking MBA programs: Accept or reject?

Your seniors (colleagues, friends, college-mates) will confess. In their ‘study abroad’ journey, the international MBA admissions process was among the most agonizing steps. Draining and challenging […]
June 2, 2014

From an Ivy League MBA School (Columbia) to McKinsey

MBA applicants think it’s worth every dollar spent hiring the best MBA consutants even if improves their chances of getting into the elite schools. And the […]