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GMAT stands for Graduate Management Admission Test. Just as the SAT is an admission test for high school students to get admissions into college, the GMAT is an admission test for after-college students to enter into business world by taking admission into a business school.

The vast majority of MBA programs require GMAT score as an essential part of the admission process. Different schools use and judge GMAT scores in different ways. As a general rule, a good score on the GMAT can give you a strong competitive edge in applying to the best business schools.

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Wharton School Essay Questions and Tips

October 07, 2019

Essay #1 What do you hope to gain professionally from the Wharton MBA? (500 words) This question is future-focused and exclusively professional. What do you want to do professionally that you can’t do now and that a Wharton MBA will help you do? ...

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Tuck School of Business Essay Questions and Tips

September 30, 2019

There are three 300-word essays. Essay Questions Tuck students can articulate how the distinctive Tuck MBA will advance their aspirations. Why are you pursuing an MBA and why Tuck? (300 words) Tuck students recognize how their individuality ...

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Forbes Best Business Schools 2019

September 23, 2019

Forbes examined more than 100 schools and reached out to 17,500 alumni around the globe for 2019 ranking of full-time M.B.A. programs. The survey of alumni indicates that a degree at a leading business school is still incredibly valuable and pays for ...

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Darden School of Business Essay Questions and Tips

September 23, 2019

Essay #1 Darden strives to identify and cultivate responsible leaders who follow their purpose. Please provide an example of a situation in which you have made a meaningful impact. (200 words) You should naturally choose a situation where you made ...

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Kellogg School of Management Essay Questions and Tips

September 16, 2019

The following two essays are required of all applicants: Essay #1 Kellogg’s purpose is to educate, equip and inspire brave leaders who create lasting value. Provide a recent example where you have demonstrated leadership and created value. What challenges ...

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Michigan Ross School of Business Essay Questions and Tips

September 09, 2019

Short Answer Essay Questions Choose one from each group (100 words each) Group 1 I want people to know that I: I made a difference when I: Group 2 I am out of my comfort zone when: I was humbled when: Group 3 I was aware that I was ...

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Most Common Mistakes in MBA Resumés

September 02, 2019

The resume is a critical component of application process and it demands as much of your attention as your essays do.  It is your first introduction to the Ad Com, so it should be strong enough to drive them to read your essays to learn more about ...

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Tips for MBA Recommendation Letter

August 26, 2019

Many applicants don’t invest time and attention in their reference letters. Most applicants select their references, direct them to the proper forms, and hope for the best. Who should write MBA recommendation letter These are the key elements to keep ...

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Columbia MBA Essay Questions and Tips

August 19, 2019

Applicants to Columbia Business School must complete one short answer question and three essays. These three questions together cover a wide range of information about your goals, plans on campus, personal stories and leadership styles. Avoid repeating ...

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9 Steps Before Round 1 MBA Deadlines

August 12, 2019

The Round 1 deadlines for the most MBA applications are in September or October. The most successful students are the ones who start their preparation ahead of time, about 6 to 8 months before Fall deadlines. By planning ahead and starting early, you ...

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Harvard Business School Essay Questions and Tips

August 05, 2019

The HBS essay is one of the most difficult to tackle, given its open-ended nature. Essay Question As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your candidacy for the Harvard Business School MBA Program? (no word ...

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Fall vs Spring Admissions

July 29, 2019

Spring or Fall admissions have always been an ongoing confusion in the minds of every student who is considering studying abroad. Both the intakes have their own benefits. It is up to you to decide which is worth your time. Fall and Spring Semester Spring ...

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