MBA Admissions for international students

Are the MBA admissions odds stacked against international applicants?

A 9 minute read

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

A 6 minute read

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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e-GMAT Hiring Process

e-GMAT hiring process 2022

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We know that applying for a position and waiting to hear for the same can be a daunting exercise. Therefore, we have written this blog post to outline our hiring process to provide clarity and (hopefully) reduce some of that anxiety. At e-GMAT, we value communication. Hence, feel free to reach out to us at

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e-GMAT FAQs

e-GMAT FAQs | Most commonly asked queries answered

A 8 minute read

Every day we receive countless queries on our support account ranging from product queries (Scholaranium, mocks, ability quizzes, etc) to Official Guide queries to queries on MBA admissions. To give you an instant response to a few basic queries that students typically ask we have created this blog post. The list of the FAQs is

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Mission 6 CQs - Increasing e-GMATs Lead in GMAT Quant

[Product update] Mission 6CQ: Increasing e-GMAT’s lead in GMAT Quant

A 5 minute read

Picture yourself at school- a little kid who has just learned how to string letters together into small 3-letter words such as CAT and DOG. You’ve perfectly understood the process because your teacher explained how spellings were written, using the sounds of letters, with 10 examples. After this, your class moved to learning numbers from

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Top 10 Business Schools Where Grads Earn the Most in Consulting

A 12 minute read

Management consulting is one of the most sought-after post-MBA careers by MBA aspirants. In fact, 29% of the students surveyed by the GMAC in the 2019 annual prospective students survey conducted by the GMAC were targeting consulting as a post MBA career. McKinsey, Bain, and BCG, also known as the “MBB firms” reported base salaries

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[Session is live] Master Probability and P&C questions – Key to scoring a Q51 on GMAT

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How to solve the most difficult Probability and P&C questions within 2 minutes? If Probability and P&C are your weakness areas in GMAT Quant, then today’s Live Session is for you! Link to Session – https://resources.e-gmat.com/gmat-quant-probability-session GMAT aspirants often profusely fear Advanced Topics questions, making it even more difficult (than it already is!) for them

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How to write ISB YLP Stage 1 and Stage 2 essays?

A 6 minute read

The ISB Young Leaders Programme (YLP) is an exciting entry channel to the ISB PGP for MBA aspirants who are still in college. The popularity is reflected in the consistent year-on-year increase in YLP applications that the school receives. With a three-stage process of evaluation, stage 1 deadline is March 27, 2022 and stage 2

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Yale SoM MBA Essay Analysis and Tips for 2021 intake

A 5 minute read

Yale School of Management (SOM) stands out among even the most favored B-Schools for finance and non-profit professionals and is famous in the business community as the highest-ranked school on ethics and values (higher than Harvard, Wharton, Kellogg, Stanford, MIT, Duke…). As for the leaders that Yale University nurtures, for 20 years from 1989 through

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Wharton MBA essay

Wharton MBA essay tips and analysis for 2021 intake

A 6 minute read

Wharton recently announced its deadline and essay questions for the 2021 intake, with the Round 1 deadline as early as September 15, 2020. Wharton has for long led the ranks of the most coveted B-Schools and can, therefore, afford to be extremely choosy about their intake students. In fact, despite the big drop in applications

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