Articles by OfficialGMAT

The Value of an MBA Is What It Means to You

by OfficialGMAT on February 7, 2018

The value of the MBA goes far beyond earning a greater salary. For many, it’s a rare opportunity to pause and reflect not only on [...]


3 Data Points from Alumni to Give You Confidence in Your B-School Investment

by OfficialGMAT on February 1, 2018

There’s a lot to think about before making the decision to invest your time, energy, and money into a graduate management education. You can draw [...]


Money to Learn: Tuition Assistance Is Available From Most B-School Programs

by OfficialGMAT on January 31, 2018

Are you ready to invest your time and energy in a graduate management degree, but have hesitations about the cost? You’re hardly alone. Among mba.com registrants [...]


Prep for the New Year with the GMAT® Official Guides 2018

by OfficialGMAT on January 17, 2018

Whether you’ve been studying for a while or just getting started, leverage the new year to establish or renew your commitment to doing your best [...]


Student Expert: Why I Selected a Generalist Program Over a Specialized Program

by OfficialGMAT on January 11, 2018

Provided by Oliver Jones, MBA 2017, Saïd Business School, The University of Oxford, and  Technology and Innovation Senior Consultant at UK Power Networks Services From the early days of my career following [...]


B-Schools Are Innovating to Meet the Needs of Aspiring Entrepreneurs

by OfficialGMAT on December 6, 2017

More than ever, entrepreneurship is a major focus of learning and practice on business school campuses around the world. A recent survey of more than 11,000 [...]


Specialist or General Master’s In Business: Which Option Is Right for Me?

by OfficialGMAT on November 24, 2017

Provided by Liz Griffith, Department of Management, LSE. Master’s programmes in business and management (also known as MSc, MS or Master depending on which country you’re from) are [...]


How to Get Accepted to a Competitive Master in Finance

by OfficialGMAT on November 10, 2017

Provided by Darya Leshchenko, Head of International Admissions & Development, at EDHEC Business School. When competing against the best students in the world, the challenge of standing out, often extends [...]


How to Prepare for a Master’s Degree in Management

by OfficialGMAT on November 5, 2017

If you’ve always wanted to go to business school but aren’t sure an MBA is right for you, consider a Master in Management or MIM. [...]


Should I Pursue My Business Master’s Degree at a Different University?

by OfficialGMAT on October 27, 2017

Provided by Annelies Van Herck, SIM-HSG Manager and Deputy Director, and Nathalie Naveda, SIM-HSG Manager for Recruiting, Admissions and Marketing at University of St. Gallen. In today’s world, where opportunities to [...]


How to Get the Most Out of Your GMAT Practice Exams

by OfficialGMAT on October 26, 2017

Check out a few tips to help you make the most of your GMATPrep® practice exam.


U.S. Immigration & Travel Policy Updates

by OfficialGMAT on October 20, 2017

We understand the evolving U.S. immigration and visa situation has caused confusion and concern within our community of schools and candidates. We have reached out [...]


3 Tips for Your Best MBA Interview

by OfficialGMAT on October 17, 2017

Submitted by Shane Moore, Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Graduate Programs, Beedie School of Business at SFU.  This is my sixth year in MBA admissions and over [...]


What Are Corporate Recruiters Looking for in an MBA Hire?

by OfficialGMAT on October 11, 2017

Earning a management degree is a US corporate rite of passage, and the MBA is, now more than ever, a way for candidates to realize [...]