Posts Tagged “MBA”

VIDEO: MBA Admission Tips—Imperial College Business School

By |

VIDEO: MBA Admission Tips—Imperial College Business School

Joel reveals the importance of understanding your fit to the MBA program at Imperial Joel McConnell is executive director of marketing, recruitment, and admissions at Imperial College Business School. He was formerly director of Europe and Central Asia at IE Business School in Madrid, where he also holds his MBA from. We caught up with…

Read more »

Global MBA applications declined by 6.9 percent

By |

Global MBA applications declined by 6.9 percent

According to data released by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) on Thursday, the applications to the MBA programmes have declined by 6.9 percent year-on-year globally while 52 percent decline has been reported for programmes than growth of 40 percent or stability of 8 percent. The only exception, in this case, was Canada which saw…

Read more »

Forbes MBA Ranking: European Business Schools Offer Best Return On Investment

By |

Forbes MBA Ranking: European Business Schools Offer Best Return On Investment

When Forbes released its MBA ranking last week, it was not a big US business school that drew headlines. Instead, it was IMD on the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland. The Forbes ranking is based solely on the median return on investment (ROI) achieved by graduates from the class of 2014. Schools are ranked…

Read more »

The MBA Challenging Students To Have More Meaningful Conversations

By |

The MBA Challenging Students To Have More Meaningful Conversations

What is it that takes a classroom from a room to an active learning ecosystem? That depends on who you ask. For a lot of people, the answer might be ‘a teacher’—and sure, when it comes to the alchemy of turning students into learners, a teacher is an indispensable element. But others might say that…

Read more »

How Much Does GPA Matter When Applying To A Top MBA Program?

By |

How Much Does GPA Matter When Applying To A Top MBA Program?

It’s time for another Applicant Question of the Week at BusinessBecause! Every week, we give you the opportunity to ask one of our chosen admissions experts anything you want to know about getting into business school. This week, our question comes from an anonymous applicant, concerned about the competitive nature of business school applications and hoping to…

Read more »

MBA Apps Are Down But The Latest Crop Of Incoming Students Are Really Impressive

By |

MBA Apps Are Down But The Latest Crop Of Incoming Students Are Really Impressive

On the surface, Kasese is heaven on Earth. Nestled in western Uganda along the equator, Kasese is home to peaceful grasslands, glistening lakes and towering waterfalls. Here, tourists take safaris through Queen Elizabeth National Park to witness lions, elephants, and gorillas in their natural habitats. Others hike the Bukurungu Trail, scanning the never-ending horizon from…

Read more »

CAT 2019: What is the cost of studying MBA in IIM? Here’s a quick look at the fee structure of IIMs PG program

By |

CAT 2019: What is the cost of studying MBA in IIM? Here’s a quick look at the fee structure of IIMs PG program

CAT 2019 online applications are currently open for the 2020-22 MBA programs in various IIMs. Here is a quick look at the fee structure for the various IIMs. There are a total of 20 IIMs in the country. CAT 2019: Cost of studying MBA in various IIMs  |  Photo Credit: Thinkstock CAT 2019 online application process…

Read more »

How I Swapped Engineering At IBM For An MBA And A New Career In Business

By |

How I Swapped Engineering At IBM For An MBA And A New Career In Business

Anand currently works as a senior business analyst in Austria It’s 2015, and after graduating from a bachelor’s in engineering, Anand Yogi got a job working as a system engineer for IBM in India. He solved problems, managed a small team, and handled numerous client relationships. But his days became tedious, and he longed for…

Read more »

Here’s How An MBA Admissions Committee Will Decide To Admit Or Reject You

By |

Here’s How An MBA Admissions Committee Will Decide To Admit Or Reject You

During an intense admissions committee meeting at IESE Business School, MBA gatekeeper Pascal Michels looks over a candidate’s stats with Andrea Hayem, an associate director of admissions. Associate Director Malvika Kumar is calling in from India to present her candidates. PHOTO BY JOHN A. BYRNE Tens of thousands of prospective MBA students will be feverishly…

Read more »

Revised MBA, MMS admissions to begin today in Maharashtra

By |

Revised MBA, MMS admissions to begin today in Maharashtra

MBA MMS admission begins today(HT File) Following the Bombay high court (HC) directive, the state Common Entrance Test (CET) cell will begin the revised admission process for Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Management Studies (MMS) courses in the state from Sunday. In the new process, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS) in Churchgate will…

Read more »

Top MBA Colleges In Pune

By |

Top MBA Colleges In Pune

Pune is less well known than other Indian cities on the global stage, but don’t underestimate this up-and-coming hub of academia. Formerly the center of the Maratha Empire, this growing city in the west of India beckons for students looking for world class education. Known as ‘The Oxford of the East’, on account of the…

Read more »

Part-Time Vs Full-Time MBA: How To Choose Between The Two

By |

Part-Time Vs Full-Time MBA: How To Choose Between The Two

Whether it’s learning more about business and management, developing personal leadership skills, bolstering your resume, or enhancing your network, everyone has their own reason for wanting to do an MBA. For every person, there will be a different priorities—and for every reason, there’s likely to be a different program which best meets this requirement. The…

Read more »

Indian MBA students & undergrads choose Google as their ideal employer: Report

By |

Indian MBA students & undergrads choose Google as their ideal employer: Report

Following the trend of the past few years, Google has topped the list of the most ideal employers for India’s business and commerce, engineering and IT, and MBA students, in Universum’s Top 100 Ideal Employer Rankings. The survey also sheds light on the students’ preferred industries to work in after graduation and highlights some of…

Read more »

How Does An MBA Help Build Your Personal Brand?

By |

How Does An MBA Help Build Your Personal Brand?

It’s time for another Applicant Question of the Week at BusinessBecause! Every week, we give you the opportunity to ask one of our chosen admissions experts anything you want to know about getting into business school. One question each week is chosen for our expert to answer. This week, our question comes from Robert Donnelly (pictured), author and MBA…

Read more »