SP Jain PGPM interviews and essays

SP Jain PGPM interviews and essays

The SPJIMR PGPM program The SPJIMR PGPM application and interview process is both challenging and comprehensive. Over the years, the PGPM program for experienced professionals has become a very popular option among MBA applicants with 5 or more years of experience. Meant for professionals who are seeking early to mid career options with some experience, […]

A Second MBA from ISB – Possible?

A Second MBA from ISB – Possible?

Considering a second MBA from ISB? Every year, Indian School of Business (ISB) gets applications from thousands of applicants, a small but not insignificant portion of which comprises applicants who are seeking a second MBA from ISB. The reasons behind this choice could be many – career stagnation, insufficient learning from a first MBA, an […]

ISB essays 2017 (2018 intake / Class of 2019)

ISB essays 2017 (2018 intake / Class of 2019)

ISB essays 2017 (2018 intake / Class of 2019) The ISB essays 2017 (for the class entering in 2018 and graduating in 2019) have been released. While the essay topics themselves are not very different from the essay topics for last year (2016-2017 application), there are a number of important changes that ISB has introduced […]

CEIBS vs ISB – Which One to Choose?

CEIBS vs ISB – Which One to Choose?

CEIBS vs ISB – Which One to Choose? Applying to top Asian schools? If you are, then CEIBS vs ISB is a question that would often have been a cause of contemplation for you. Both CEIBS and ISB are top schools, and each belongs to a powerhouse Asian emerging economy (China and India respectively). While […]

Is CFA degree valued during MBA Admissions

Is CFA degree valued during MBA Admissions

Few professional credential programs today have the prestige or the recognition that the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from CFA Institute, Virginia, does. Just about 15 years ago, the CFA was considered more of a Western phenomenon. Yet, today, Asian candidates dominate the candidates who take each level of the exam as well as those who […]

CEIBS MBA Admissions Committee – interview with GyanOne

CEIBS MBA Admissions Committee – interview with GyanOne

China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) is a young school (established in 1994), but it has already created waves both in Asia and around the world. Currently ranked number 11 on the Financial Times ranking of top MBA programs, CEIBS has garnered a lot of attention and interest from top MBA applicants. GyanOne interviews Yvonne […]

ISB Application Feedback – How Useful Is It?

ISB Application Feedback – How Useful Is It?

ISB Application Feedback – How Useful Is It? Every year, Indian School of Business (ISB) rejects literally thousands of applicants seeking to gain admission to its prestigious PGP program. While many of those rejected know that they didn’t make it because of a clear factor (poor GMAT score, poor essays, and issues with the quality of […]

Rotman MBA Essays 2017

Rotman MBA Essays 2017

Rotman MBA Essays 2017 For the 2016-17 MBA admissions cycle, the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto (Canada’s highest ranked program per the Financial Times full-time MBA ranking) unveiled a new essay. This essay replaced Rotman’s long-standing essay on career goals, and provided an unconventional prompt for applicants. This article provides an […]

MS vs MBA – Which is Better and Why?

MS vs MBA – Which is Better and Why?

MS vs MBA – Which is Better and Why? MS vs MBA – this is a perennial question which troubles many an applicant as he/she stands at the cusp of deciding on the right program to pursue for further career growth. Should one pursue an MBA just because it is the more popular option? Is […]