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Discover MBA program in line with your profile!

We at Ivyctor realized that candidates spend lot of time in researching about B-schools. Good news - we just launched an app which will give you all important information about B-schools at 1 place. Download Ivyctor mobile app from https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ivyctor.app&hl=en ...

by ivyctor2010

Mon Feb 23, 2015 9:41 am
Forum: Research MBA Programs
Topic: Discover MBA program in line with your profile!
Replies: 1
Views: 1342

Discover MBA program in line with your profile!

We at Ivyctor realized that candidates spend lot of time in researching about B-schools. Good news - we just launched an app which will give you all important information about B-schools at 1 place. Download Ivyctor mobile app from https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ivyctor.app&hl=en ...

by ivyctor2010

Mon Feb 23, 2015 9:41 am
Forum: Research MBA Programs
Topic: Discover MBA program in line with your profile!
Replies: 1
Views: 1340

Find it difficult to remember application deadlines?

Your professional commitments keep you busy. Remembering deadline is at times difficult! Well, we realized that and have create a mobile application (&its free!!) to manage deadlines. Select course, school and round in which you wish to apply to particular school - and receive alerts about approachi...

by ivyctor2010

Sat Feb 21, 2015 10:54 pm
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: Find it difficult to remember application deadlines?
Replies: 0
Views: 923

seek GMAT tips directly from Alum

Even wonder what do extra (& smart)they do to get to that impressive GMAT score? Best is to get in touch with alums directly, have 1-o-1 chat. For sure you will be able to improve your score. Should you take GMAT prep advice from someone who has appeared for test couple of years ago? Sounds like not...

by ivyctor2010

Sat Feb 21, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: seek GMAT tips directly from Alum
Replies: 0
Views: 732

550 is a low score. It would be good to prepare for another few weeks and retake GMAT if you can.
A score above 650 will open a host of opportunities for you.

by ivyctor2010

Tue Jul 15, 2014 6:37 am
Forum: Research MBA Programs
Topic: GMAT 550
Replies: 2
Views: 1897

Hi Prem12345 Your acads are decent, though your graduation marks are low. Professionally, since you have 18 months of work experience, it might be good to add up a year's experience and then apply to ISB. Extra- curriculars are good and diverse. If you are able to demonstrate your leadership potenti...

by ivyctor2010

Tue Jul 15, 2014 3:05 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Profile Evaluation - ISB Hyderabad
Replies: 575
Views: 184500

Prashant, As already mentioned NUS would prefer to have someone with more than 3-4 years of experience. You may have 3 years by the time you join. But will you have 3 years of experience when you are writing those essays? It is not merely the number of years of experience but the responsibilities th...

by ivyctor2010

Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:44 am
Forum: Research MBA Programs
Topic: NUS Singapore Query
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Hello,

with 3 years of work experience and 730 GMAT, your target should be Tepper ahead of others. Followed by Mc Combs and others.

by ivyctor2010

Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:35 am
Forum: Research MBA Programs
Topic: McCombs vs Emory vs Tepper vs Kenan-Flagler
Replies: 2
Views: 4035

Hi Prashant, Coming from a competitive pool of IT applicants, you have a few pluses and a few minuses. 1. A top engineering college and interesting internship roles behind you. To complement this, you will need to have GMAT score of 720 or above. 2. Your experience is on the lower side. Hence ISB or...

by ivyctor2010

Wed Jul 09, 2014 3:28 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Profile Evaluation
Replies: 7
Views: 2035

You have a decent profile. A decent GMAT score and a strong set of essays will see you sail through. You have used adversity as an opportunity and that is a trait which will speak volumes.Hence, you should not worry about your low GPA. With a years of service and your current work experience, you wi...


Hello, As already mentioned earlier, you should definitely not worry about your academic records. They are impressive and going to a top one like NYU raises the bar by itself. As for your GMAT,it is not bad at all, but yes for careers in consulting, it could get a little tough and that too if you ha...

by ivyctor2010

Wed Jul 09, 2014 2:28 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Eval + Next Steps
Replies: 4
Views: 1472

Hi, Your academic records can give you a good boost and you have a decent GMAT score to top it up. However, there would be 2 major areas that you may have to prepare to answer for 1. Why do you want to do an MBA after a Masters degree that you already have? Have your goals changed? Do you not see yo...


You have candidly discussed your profile.You have gone great lengths to give yourself every chance that you have. with years of experience and exposure, Adcoms would be very wary of your career goals and your aim at a transition. MBA is an investment not only for you but for the Adcom as well. Their...

by ivyctor2010

Sat Jul 05, 2014 8:21 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Am I too old for business school?
Replies: 2
Views: 1525

For EEO applicants, there is not much scope for work experience to get evaluated, hence academic records, GMAT and ECs play a great role. ECs will demonstrate your abilities to work in unison with teams, while depicting your strengths and passions. To gain competitive advantage, you need to aim for ...

by ivyctor2010

Sat Jul 05, 2014 7:57 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Please Evaluate My Profile for EEO
Replies: 10
Views: 3217

770 coupled with solid years of experience would put you in a very comfortable position. Leadership experiences complemented with diverse exposures will help put you a strong profile. You should definitely consider revising your B Schools list a bit and include the likes of Said, Mc Combs, Kelley ,R...