July 22, 2024


The business lovers

Join our online Q&A: the secrets of successful MBA applications

Coronavirus has established popular economic uncertainty and compelled a switch from school rooms to on the web discovering in excess of the earlier 12 months — but need for a lot of MBA programmes all over the globe has greater.

That provides new factors for probable candidates: irrespective of whether to use to enterprise colleges now, which kinds to method, and how. So the FT has introduced with each other a panel of authorities joined to main institutions to help readers choose — in a webinar on Thursday March eleven, at 5pm GMT.

Rising tuition costs and the prospect expenses of giving up function for review have elevated issues about the benefit of enterprise instruction, and how to equilibrium shorter-time period sacrifices with the rewards of discovering new expertise, making networks, and progressing or shifting a vocation.

The FT alone ranks a hundred top rated world-wide enterprise colleges which offer a wide range of MBAs in unique nations around the world, often combining intervals on unique campuses.

Candidates need to have to look at factors like site, length, specialisms taught and costs billed. They may possibly also be intrigued in the range of the student entire body and faculty, opportunities for worldwide expertise, and variable commitments to programs centered on social responsibility.

Several will need to have to acquire the GMAT enterprise school entry examination, and are seeking guidance to understand a lot more about the very best strategies to prepare for the examinations, application letters and interviews.

Our panel contains:

  • Eddie Asbie, interim executive director of admissions and economic support at SC Johnson Graduate University of Administration at Cornell University

  • Virginie Fougea, world-wide director of admissions and economic support at Insead

  • David Simpson, recruitment and admissions director, MBA and Masters in Finance, London Small business University and

  • Donna Swinford, associate dean for student recruitment and admissions, MBAs, at the University of Chicago Booth University of Small business.

They will be joined by Joy Jones, chief product officer and normal manager, assessments, at the Graduate Administration Admission Council (GMAC) and Tarini Sundar, MBA (2020, Northwestern University Kellogg University of Administration), a product internet marketing manager at Salesforce.

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