MBA Admissions for international students

Are the MBA admissions odds stacked against international applicants?

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Is GMAT 740 the new 700? International applicants account for over 40% of all applications to top MBA programs in the United States. Yet fewer than 30% of seats in a typical incoming class are reserved for these applicants. The fierce competition among international applicants is compounded by the fact that candidates from just two

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Tech Companies that thrived during the pandemic hiring MBAs in record numbers

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Coronavirus pandemic has hit businesses hard and consequently affected their hiring. According to a survey of nearly 100 business schools by industry group MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance it has been a lackluster recruiting season at business schools as nearly half reported an overall decline in opportunities for students. According to an article by

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Value of GMAT in a ‘GMAT optional’ world

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Dipinty Ghosal (real name) scored a 730 on the GMAT on her second attempt. An engineer by profession, she pivoted to a career as a branding executive in a fast-growing European firm after working for Infosys. She considered her 730 score a safe bet, even an advantage since two of her four target schools (Ross,

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OG solution to Intact Statues

SC24561.01- An archaeological excavation at what might have been a workshop where statues…| GMAT SC OG Solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide Sentence Correction question- SC24561.01- “An archaeological excavation at what might have been a workshop where statues…”. Here is some general information about this OG question – An archaeological excavation at what might have been a workshop where statues were reproduced yielded

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GMAT OG question - Remembered almost as an epic among America's 12,000 Bosnian Muslims...

SC72561.01- Remembered almost as an epic… | GMAT SC OG Solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide Sentence Correction question. “SC72561.01- Remembered almost as an epic…”. Here is some general information about this OG question – Remembered almost as an epic among America’s 12,000 Bosnian Muslims is the digging of Chicago’s subway tunnels in the early 1900s, one

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GMAT Official guide question - In despite of the steady population...

SC32561.01- In despite of the steady population… | GMAT SC OG Solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide Sentence Correction question SC32561.01- “In despite of the steady population…”. Here is some general information about this OG question – In despite of the steady population flow out from rural areas into urban clusters, nearly 5 million farm households are still

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GMAT OG question - Evidence of some shifts in the character...

SC37561.01- Evidence of some shifts in the character… | GMAT SC OG solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide Sentence Correction question. SC37561.01- “Evidence of some shifts in the character…”. Here is some general information about this OG question – Evidence of some shifts in the character of violence on television is emerging from a new study of 500 television

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GMAT OG solution - Overestimating energy

SC83811.01- Lacking information about energy use… | GMAT SC OG Solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide 2022 Sentence Correction question SC83811.01- “Lacking information about energy use…”. SC83811.01- Lacking information about energy use, people tend to overestimate the amount of energy used by equipment, such as lights, that are visible and must be turned on and off and

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SC73561.01- Chinese Public Buildings | GMAT SC OG Solution

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In this article, we’ll look at the solution to the 700-level GMAT Official Guide Sentence Correction question SC73561.01- “Chinese Public Buildings”. SC73561.01 – Chinese public buildings erected under a construction code of the Sung dynasty have withstood earthquakes well because the white cedar used has four times the tensile strength of steel and the timber

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