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A few weeks back I had just completed my interviews for Kellogg post coming to Turkey as a consultant. I just received an email from Vanderbilt University confirming the offer of admission.
However sensing my anxiety she told me the details on Admission and most importantly my MBA scholarship. My work hours were so hectic that I could barely complete applications for just 4 schools out of a planned for R1 and R2.
Coming from an IT background with 6yrs of experience I knew I had to be a bit more realistic as there are so many of us applying and the pool being highly competitive. I had gone through the IIM — CAT bug during final year of engineering but later decided to get some work experience under my belt.
I knew I wanted to go for management education and wanted to complete my knowledge of business and then transition from the Technology side to the Business side. However after a couple of years of work experience in IT industry it was clear to me that the pool was very competitive and it is going to be difficult.
The only difference I found was I had practiced more and took more effort to understand where I was generally making mistakes specially in the verbal part.
Once I understood this, it did not take much effort to improve the score in mock exams that I took. I would thus advice anyone wishing to take GMAT to try and analyze their mistakes thoroughly and practice more.
There are a lot of other good websites on GMAT preparation which will give you a lot of good insights. My MBA essays for Business schools Before you even start thinking of writing MBA essays you need to really do good amount of information gathering to understand — what kind of career you want post MBA ofcourse once you are in school, there will lot of other options and you will be free to choose.
This research will also help you understand which schools you should apply to. Having said that for me, I had a good idea of which industry I wanted to get into but I was not sure what kind of function will be best for me.
I quickly contacted Sameer and within the first call itself I had realized the level of understanding Sameer had and it felt to me that I had found the right mentor. I immediately signed up for the MBA MAP to find out what the crystal ball had in store for me and I must say it was very helpful to understand which schools I was really competitive at.
After second call with Sameer to understand this report, his few words kept ringing in my ears: It is how well you present yourself through your essays that defines how far you go. I focused on my strengths to tie them with the schools strengths and resources and wrote a focused essay.
And that is how I believe I received an invite for most of the schools. I also took help from one of my trusted friend already through with MBA to look at my essays and advice. MBA Interview experiences Thankfully I received an interview invite from almost all my top choice schools.
I thus instead decided to concentrate on Top 20 schools where I would be more competitive. Mainly because both were conversational and relaxed so I could discuss my candidature fully. MG sir helped me here as well with a proper understanding of what is expected and how to tailor your profile strengths into the answers.
For both schools, I had spoken to multiple alums and current student for my research and almost each one of them was very helpful.
I guess, my preparation on my profile and what I was seeking in terms of an experience from school and my goals were helped by the relaxed atmosphere and that did the trick.William Marsh Rice University, commonly known as Rice University, is a private research university located on a acre ( ha) campus in Houston, Texas, United pfmlures.com university is situated near the Houston Museum District and is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center..
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Vanderbilt is an equal opportunity, affirmative action. In the first part of the Interview Series with Christie St-John, Atul Jose - the Editor of F1GMAT asks about the biggest misconception about Vanderbilt MBA, how the curriculum is structured for career switchers, and the rise of the health care specialization.
"Justice: Too Much and Too Expensive," April 17, - New York Times - This opinion piece by Nancy J. King, Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Professor of Law at Vanderbilt, and Joseph Hoffmann of Indiana University Maurer School of Law, proposes a new approach to habeas cases.
The Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Business offers a full-time MBA, Health Care MBA, Executive MBA and Americas MBA for Executives. The college provides students with a rich variety of real-world projects, as well as a flexible curriculum.
Once I understood that while writing my essays for Vanderbilt MBA and other top schools, I didn’t have to go generally for more than 2 iterations. I focused on my strengths to tie them with the schools strengths and resources and wrote a focused essay.