Admissions Office Articles

  • Charlottesville Named Happiest City in America

    Charlottesville Named Happiest City in America

    by on July 24th, 2014

    A recent study led by Harvard researchers ranked the happiest cities in the nation.  Coming in at No. 1 is the scenic and lively city of Charlottesville, Virginia, home to the Darden School of Business. Newsplex, … Read More

  • Club Spotlight: Asia Business Club

    Club Spotlight: Asia Business Club

    by on July 24th, 2014

    Asia Business Club (ASB) at Tuck is an active organization with devoted members who share the same goal – to promote Asian culture at Tuck and to facilitate professional and personal networks among our club … Read More

  • Acing It: GRE vs GMAT

    Acing It: GRE vs GMAT

    by on July 23rd, 2014

    Life is all about choices.  Lease or buy?  Diet versus regular? GRE or the GMAT? But when personal preference for aspartame doesn’t immediately establish you firmly in one camp or another, it’s time to stop and … Read More

  • If at First You Don’t Succeed: Advice for Reapplicants

    If at First You Don’t Succeed: Advice for Reapplicants

    by on July 23rd, 2014

    I have been getting lots of questions from unsuccessful applicants who are planning to reapply to Tuck this coming fall. Many want to know what we think of reapplicants, what they can do to improve their chances the next … Read More

  • The Beginning of the End

    The Beginning of the End

    by on July 23rd, 2014

    By Ingrid Cazalis, Global MBA 2013-2014, France Already almost a year later! It flew by so quickly. In T1, we felt overloaded as we struggled to get back into the student rhythm, but it only got more intense in T2, and … Read More

  • Coaching on the UCD Smurfit MBA.

    Coaching on the UCD Smurfit MBA.

    by on July 23rd, 2014

    The feedback has been excellent once again this year. We offer all of our MBAs personalised one to one coaching from the very best Business Executive Coaches and it is entirely free to all of ourparticipants.  The … Read More

  • IE startup Challenge Week!

    IE startup Challenge Week!

    by on July 23rd, 2014

    IE’s foundation was built on entrepreneurship and we continue to bolster this in our curriculum. The incorporation of the Challenge Week modules as a core component of the MBA, equips students with hands-on, practical … Read More

  • Meet Students and Alumni This Summer

    Meet Students and Alumni This Summer

    by on July 22nd, 2014

    As you’re preparing for your MBA experience, we understand that you may have many questions about life at Chicago Booth. Our students are currently planning and hosting over 35 Summer Student-Hosted Events in cities … Read More

  • 2015 Application Cycle is now open!

    2015 Application Cycle is now open!

    by on July 22nd, 2014

    And we’re off! Our 2015 application cycle is up and running and we are excited to start reviewing applications for the September 2015 start (or the Class of 2017).  Our events listing is continuously updated with all … Read More

  • TOEFL, admissions, visas.

    TOEFL, admissions, visas.

    by on July 22nd, 2014

    We have reversed a decision made three months ago regarding acceptance of TOEFL as a means of demonstrating English proficiency. We are essentially accepting TOEFL again. This U-turn is the result of the confusion that … Read More

  • Club Spotlight: Faith Based Groups

    Club Spotlight: Faith Based Groups

    by on July 21st, 2014

    Inclusiveness, camaraderie, participation—these are Tuck traditions. From club meetings to student-run symposia to volunteering in the wider community, you'll find ways to get involved at Tuck. The following … Read More

  • Use your UCD Smurfit MBA to pursue that dream.

    Use your UCD Smurfit MBA to pursue that dream.

    by on July 21st, 2014

    Ciara O’Brien (weekend eMBA 2014), founder of iSave, recently joined UCC’s start-up accelerator Ignite. My advice to new MBAs is to really make the most of every resource that’s available to you within the MBA … Read More

  • Women in Management

    Women in Management

    by on July 21st, 2014

    In the past century, women around the world have made great strides in entering the business world and working toward the levels of pay and responsibility afforded by their male counterparts. However, although women … Read More

  • How ‘diversity’ on campus helps our students to rise above.

    How ‘diversity’ on campus helps our students to rise above.

    by on July 21st, 2014

    The 21st century economy is defined by globalism. Shouldn’t our future business leaders be educated in global environments? At the Indian School of Business (ISB), we are committed to the ideal that the best … Read More