October 26, 2020

Michigan Ross MBA with scholarship after 3 years and GMAT-to-GRE switch

Bschool admissions are tricky. Good applicants are denied admits, not because they didn’t deserve it, but mainly because they didn’t approach it in the right manner. […]
August 24, 2020

NYU Stern School of Business with $60,000 scholarship in Round 3

The world can take a lesson or two from the American marketing model. Like the business schools in the U.S., the global admissions consulting space is […]
May 25, 2020

How I got an investment banking internship on Wall Street

An investment banking internship on Wall Street with a bulge bracket bank is a dream opportunity for many MBA students. What does it take to get […]
May 18, 2020

How to get into IIMA PGPX after being rejected: MBA after 35

Higher age, low graduation grades and an over-represented profile can be liabilities while applying to elite bschools. And Avinash Kaparekar put a tick mark on all […]
April 27, 2020

How I got into Kellogg: MBA reapplicant and waitlist strategy

In the pursuit of an elite M7 MBA, Yajur Taxali had to face almost every big hurdle – non-feeder profile, average GMAT score in his first […]
June 26, 2019

Top MBA in Asia with scholarship despite below average GMAT score

Many MBA applicants from India think that crossing the 700 score mark on the GMAT is the only way to get into a good business school, […]
June 12, 2019

Cornell 1 Year MBA admission blog by stock-trader and entrepreneur

With his investing experience and understanding of finance, Viraj (name changed) was clear that he wanted RoI from his MBA investment. He kept in mind not […]
April 24, 2019

Low GRE scorer gets MBA admit with full scholarship worth $125,000 after 15 rejections

Thug life is when you walk into a top university with a cool $125K in scholarship despite a low GRE score, low undergrad GPA, being a […]
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 […]
August 23, 2018

How I got into NUS MBA after multiple rejections: Reapplicant story

Payal Kapoor (name changed) narrates her application story, and highlights the differences between working with alumni vs professional admission consultants.
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 […]