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 […]
February 28, 2018

How to ask the college for more scholarship: Financial aid negotiation tips

Applicants to an MBA / MS program surely have their work cut out for them. Whether it’s about acing the GMAT / GRE or coming up […]
January 24, 2018

MBA Scholarships for Women at Top Business Schools in the World

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg and PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi may shine a ray of hope for many young girls aspiring to reach for the business stars. However, the […]
September 6, 2017

Second MBA from Switzerland with scholarship for HR consultant after 30

Sandeep Sharma likes running long distance, writing long articles (and MBA essays!) and planning for the long term. After completing 5 half-marathons, 2 marathons and a […]
July 18, 2016

How a computer engineer got into Kelley, Rotman, ISB, Emory, UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA with scholarships

Computer Engineer, Rishika Karnani (name changed), had a profile that was not too different from the thousands of Indian MBA applicants. And her goal to get […]
May 25, 2016

List of MBA Scholarships for Indian students

When MBA applicants apply to a business school, they usually play it safe. So, in addition to schools which may seem ambitious, they may also apply […]
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 […]
April 22, 2016

How will scholarships and financial aid influence your admissions decision?

It’s an enviable situation to be in – multiple admits from top schools – some with attractive scholarship offers (including free rides). It can also be […]
February 26, 2016

How differentiating myself got me MBA admits in USA (full scholarship) and India

You may have read why differentiation is a big problem for Indian MBA applicants. Coneenika Choudhuri chose to tackle the challenge in style. While other applicants […]
February 5, 2016

How to Study Abroad for Free

This post was triggered by a recent meeting I had with a school friend. I met him after almost 30 years and he was narrating his […]
January 13, 2016

Amazon job offer after internship for Indian MBA student on a full scholarship

Many MBA applicants get so enamoured with the MBA prestige, ranking and brand power that the ultimate objective (i.e. what they want from the MBA) gets […]
December 9, 2015

MBA after 35 in Canada with Scholarship despite low GMAT score

While this Bahubali has more peaks to scale, the way he has battled challenges to reach this position is a story in itself. Amit Jathar, an […]