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Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsWSO is excited to have the experts from Accepted.com on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. Here is a message from Natalie who will be checking this thread every few days to make sure she is staying on top of questions: I'm here to answer any questions you have regardi...
WallStreetOasis.com
5721 day 13 hours ago
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UNSW or Macquarie University (Australia)Sorry if this is in the wrong section! So as the title says these Unis are in Sydney, Australia. As I'm hoping to have a career in Hedge Funds, I need a bit of advice. UNSW is a more prestigious (really hard to get into) Uni however Mq is closer for me and its easier to get into. What would you guys...
Wolfofgeorgestreet
28 min 43 sec ago
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Which career should I choose for MBA?Hello everybody, I am in a third year Petroleum Engineering student at a top 8 university in Australia. Having completed my engineering internship, I find that I do enjoy the work of an engineer, if not for the slow progression in rank, and the lethargic atmosphere at the workplace. At the same ti...
Heinz2910
354 min 11 sec ago
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Is It Really Worth It?P&Q actually put out a pretty interesting article about the work/life balance of an average MBA. According to their study, the average MBA works about 55 hours a week. On an adjusted, hourly basis, MBAs that work in IB, Consulting and in VC make about $65, $70 and $100 an hour pre-tax, respectiv...
Esuric
372 hours 3 min ago
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Does getting an M Fin./F.E./Fin. Math hurt your chances of getting into a top MBA program down the road?Hi Everybody, I know this has been asked before, but this seems to be very heavily debated in other posts. Would getting a master's degree in Financial Engineering, Computational Finance, or Financial Math hurt your chances of getting into an M7 MBA (specifically Wharton or Columbia) program down ...
bobusthebear-.
02 hours 27 min ago
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Chances for LSE MSc FinanceI'm interested in applying for a masters degree in Finance from LSE/Warwick and perhaps the MSc in Finance from Judge Bschool. I would like to know what my chances for admissions are based on my stats: 22 years old 1st class hons degree in Applied Computer Science from University of Leedssummer inte...
carebear15
05 hours 18 min ago
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MBA application to top 10-15, Do MOOC's matter?When applying for MBA at top schools in the US and UK, do the online courses add weight to the application? I have some very good scores in courses from good universities in US in mathematics and statistics. One of them is from Harvard (edx) and all the scores are verifiable with valid certificate...
TargetBSchool
266 hours 17 min ago
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What career path should I pick?Hey there fellow apes, I've recently had the fortune of clarifying my focus for the next year of school and formulate what I want my life to look like 10 years from now. For now, I'm a mere college student who's still living off of his parent's money. But, I wanna start financially building myself....
Iambatman
26 hours 32 min ago
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How did you pay for yours?Looking to find out how people are affording their MBA's particularly from UK and EMEA regions. What % cash/debt/scholarship? ...
TommyGunn
212 hours 6 min ago
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Is bringing a Mac to bschool a bad idea?Going to a top ug bschool this fall and I need to get a laptop for it. I'm looking at either the XPS 13 or the MB air 13 refurb. Both come out to about the same price with what I'm looking for, but I'm leaning towards the Air because I personally have enjoyed OSX better and I used an Air before at m...
fraoz02
812 hours 8 min ago
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MIT Sloan Removes Required MBA Essay, Replaces with Cover LetterMIT Sloan Removes Required MBA Essay, Replaces with Cover Letter By Scott Edinburgh, Personal MBA Coach To give you something to think about over the weekend, the MIT Sloan MBA admissions office released the application requirements and deadlines for the 2017 season (Class of 2019). For years Sloan ...
Personal MBA Coach
112 hours 10 min ago
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--Ask Personal MBA Coach-- Advice and Tips: What to do if you have too many recommenders to choose from? I recently had a discussion with one of my clients about his recommendation strategy because he faced some tough decisions. Like many of you, he had multiple people he could ask for a recommendation and did not know where ...
Personal MBA Coach
1417 hours 23 sec ago
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Ask Meredith from Vantage Point MBAMeredith from Vantage Point MBA Admissions Consulting answers your questions about how to navigate the MBA application process, particularly coming from finance. Remember when the world loved a nice cocktail of leverage, LBOs and CDOs of all types? Well, that's how Meredith got started before she we...
VantagePointMBA
5519 hours 9 min ago
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Top 20 MBA to IB?Does getting into a top 20 MBA program help significantly in getting an investment banking job? ...
JakeSill
61 day 1 hour ago
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Penn CAS vs. Penn Wharton for a TransferSo, I know there are hundreds of threads on this topic already, but for the purposes of transferring, I wanted to know what you guys think. I'm currently at a decent top 50 school, but as somebody who wants to break into IB, I really want to go to Penn. I've heard that CAS people are at a serious di...
MadeInMalta
81 day 5 hours ago
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Which MBA schools is more known: Temple, Villannova or Drexel?which MBA is recognized outside of the region: Temple, Villanova and Drexel part-time MBAs? Also, how does Penn State Malvern MBA compare with these programs? ...
anameer
151 day 5 hours ago
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MIT vs. LBS vs. OxfordHi everyone! I've been admitted to all of the following programs and I'm having a very hard time deciding between them. I want to do a couple of years in IB and then move to PE. I have no preference for location. Any advice would be hugely appreciated! Oxford Said, MSc Financial Economics PROS * Oxb...
MIT vs LBS vs Oxford
391 day 9 hours ago
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USNews Prestige RankingUniversities with the highest academic reputation. 1 Harvard University (MA) 2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 3 Stanford University (CA) 4 Princeton University (NJ) 5 Yale University (CT) 6 University of California--Berkeley 7 Columbia University (NY) 8 University of Chicago 9 California Inst...
Commodore
122 days 2 hours ago
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RSM (Admission chances)Hi, i am considering applying to RSM for Accounting and finance management program. I am concerned, though, about my GPA which is, probably, too low for RSM. I still have to take the GMAT. I am 23 years old and i am form greece. I just finished my Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with 7,1...
GrigGian
62 days 7 hours ago
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When it comes to MBA, does your pre MBA career matter?So I am looking to do an MBA in 2-3 years. I am set to get a very good grade in my masters degree in maths from a top 20 university in the UK. I did a practise GMAT for fun and I got 730. The only thing which I am stuck on is which career to pick. I have absolutely no idea. I have spoken to top MBA...
Thealchemist
192 days 20 hours ago
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MBA at Duke Fuqua or NYU Stern?Hey all, Have gotten accepted to Fuqua and Stern and am really debating the decision for various reasons. I am currently in consulting, living in NYC. After my MBA I plan on continuing in consulting, but want to leave the doors open for banking. The problem I am having is that I've been told that Fu...
a2006
473 days 7 hours ago
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High School Student Needs HelpI am going to be a jr. in high school. I want to too go into the business world but am not sure of what job I would like. I love doing budgets and figuring out how much money someone spent and looking at records and what not. I don't think I would be good with the stock market, and other risky inves...
huthkittykat
23 days 7 hours ago
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LSE Economics vs French prépa (HEC) Hello, I got accepted in LSE's Bsc Economics and the French prepa Ginette, which is one of the best, giving me the chance to aim at HEC/ESSEC. I wish to work in IB/Private Equity later on (in London). What do you think on both paths? Thanks a lot ...
Chry
94 days 3 hours ago
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WSO Hall of Fame: Business School and GMAT ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Business School and GMAT Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best topics covering the business school world. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews pl...
WallStreetOasis.com
04 days 4 hours ago
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Millenials don't want to do finance anymore?So I went to an MBA info session for a top 10 business school the other day, and I was the only person in room of 20+ people that wanted to do anything remotely related to finance. Not only that, but after mentioning I wanted to go into investing, I got dismissive remarks from several other applican...
medical.investor
944 days 5 hours ago
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AMA - top 10 MBA vs MSF vs MMSI hope this AMA can help you if you're looking at MBA, MSF or MMS in your early careers. Background: enrolled in a top 10 MBA program; nontarget undergrad with 3.5 GPA, experiences in first tier MSF (not MIT). less than 2 years of work in an Asset Management firm. It is probably critical for you to...
whattherock
204 days 8 hours ago
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Which Business School for Finance / Maybe wait?Hi there, I've got a problem that might be a bit different/complicated. To start with: I studied Industrial Engineering with Business Studies in Germany (Degree of a Diplom which is around 320 credit points - like a BSc + MSc) and graduated about three years ago. For the last two years I worked in R...
TWoodman
74 days 11 hours ago
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Do I have a shot at good business schools?I'm 5 years out of college, I taught English internationally for 3 years after college, then went to work as a research assistant at a target school's graduate program. I am now about to enter as an analyst at an American bulge bracket bank's overseas office where they operate as a joint venture wi...
acouplequestions
14 days 11 hours ago
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Economics vs ManagementI have to decide on Economics at Durham and International Management at Warwick; the last thread I posted got very few replies which i suspect may be down to the long title so I'm altering it slightly. Assuming that I want to enter a career in either Strategy Consulting/Corporate Strategy or perhaps...
Justinian I
34 days 13 hours ago
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Chances of getting into good schools for MSFHi, I'm an international student but have completed my undergrad in engineering from a TOP 20 US Eng school. I'm keen on pursuing my MSF in the US. I wanted to know my chances of getting into Vandy, URochester, Boston College, UTexas Austin, U Utah and Villanova. Any other school recommendation guys...
Rohit-2016
504 days 21 hours ago
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Financial Times 2016 MSF RankingThe Financial Times just released their 2016 MSF rankings. Look pretty good. Same qualifications as always though. Best if you are using them when comparing UK/European programs, but not really worth while for US programs. With that said, I am seeing more and more US programs added. MIT is the top ...
TNA
15 days 3 hours ago
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How many years to work in a field before getting into a top 20 MBA?My end goal is IB. But just wondering how many years one has to work in a field before getting into a top 20 MBA. Either working in Consulting or Audit most likely. Consulting is were most UVA MS Commerce students end up after I researched the school. ...
JakeSill
05 days 11 hours ago
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Interview with MIT Sloan Associate Director, Jeff CarboneI was fortunate enough to sit down with Jeff Carbone, Associate Director of MIT Sloan MBA Admissions, to learn how he is thinking about this upcoming application season. See below for a transcript of our interview. Sloan has not released their essay questions yet for the 2016-2017 application season...
Personal MBA Coach
36 days 4 hours ago
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Imperial College vs. HEC vs. BocconiHi there, I am currently thinking about which MSc programme and which business school I want to choose. I have a Bachelor of Science from a well known german university and I want to study abroad for my MSc degree. Mid-term, I aim to work in PE / Hedge-Fund management preferably in UK or Germany. L...
Lenn
66 days 5 hours ago
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MSF at Baruch Zicklin School of Business! Should I expect a lot out of it?Just want to mention I have no "academic" background in finance. Bad gpa of Below 3.0 from an institution in India(Wes evaluated ). 600 GMAT ( prepped for 3 weeks , couldn't bring up my English score v27/q44 ) Got through Baruch for MSF though. Extremely fortunate!! What pulled me through 1) Practi...
addy1920
156 days 6 hours ago
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New York School of Finance - Thoughts?Has anyone ever heard of / done the New York School of Finance program? Its an 8 week program where you are enrolled in modeling coursed and they place you in an IB internship. I was wondering if anyone knew about this program. ...
FloridaFinance
226 days 9 hours ago
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Business School in Germany (BSc in Business Admistration)Hey guys, I need help at choosing the right university for Business Admistration/ Economics in Germany / german-speaking countries. I'm currently torn between WHU, Mannheim, Frankfurt (Goethe) and eventually St. Gallen. After my MBA I want to work at London (BB). Me: -currently living at germany -G...
LIMES
71 week 2 hours ago
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New Undergrad at Northwestern - Looking for GuidanceI'm feeling a little lost and purposeless going into my first year as a college student. I just graduated highschool and I've signed up to pay out the ass to go to this brand name University, but I don't have a concrete idea of where I want to end up after (although I know I'll have some debt to car...
TGL
21 week 4 hours ago
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SMU vs UTD PMBAI have got admit for both SMU and UTD evening cohort PMBA programs. I will be working and my company pays upto 50K. SMU will cost me additional 45-50K whereas UTD will not. I am contemplating on which one to go for, I have 9 years of technical experience and will be staying with same company but shi...
PMBA2016
51 week 4 hours ago
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BBA/MBA program Undergrad combined with MBA? Worth it?I have the option to graduate a semester early and either stop going to school or graduate with BBA in finance then stay a fifth year and do an MBA; from a non-feeder school? opinions? ...
830AtDorsia
61 week 4 hours ago
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UVA MAcc (McIntire) VS. Boston College MSF (Carrol)Hi! I have spent a lot of time on WSO, and I am quite amazed by all those helpful suggestions offered by finance professionals. I sincerely hope you guys can also provide me some insights as I am trying to decide between UVA MAcc program and BC MSF program. My career goal is to work for an asset ma...
Forhumanbeing
191 week 4 hours ago
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Wanting to get a Masters in Finance but very bad undergrad grades in unrelated major, doable?I've told my story of wanting to get into finance quite a few times on this board and the one theme of my story is that I graduated college with a 2.1 GPA as a biology major. Took the time to really think about what I wanted out of life and after really doing some evaluations on myself, realized tha...
Postgradwonderer
61 week 5 hours ago
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Just took GMAT and did well but...I took the GMAT a few days ago and did pretty well overall 750 (48Q, 44V, 8IR) but I was wondering if my quant is too low for the best B schools since it's only lower 70 percentile nowadays. I'm aiming for the top B schools (HBS and the like). I will say during the test my screen went blank and I g...
sophisticate
71 week 10 hours ago
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Babson announces MSFJust saw that Babson College near Boston has announced that it is now offering a Masters in Finance program. Interesting-ish. In my explorations of boutique investment banks in the greater Boston area, I do see a fair amount of Babson people. I would say its the most common or one of the most common...
Noreaster
91 week 13 hours ago
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UVA Econ or WM Finance?Hey guys, I am currently about to be a freshman at W&M. At first, I believed that I would do something dental/medicine related and liked the small classes at WM and chose it over UVA. However, I am starting to become interested in banking and was wondering if the UVA Econ degree would be more pr...
Dev-Fier
61 week 17 hours ago
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Online chances calculator by vocazHey guys, Anyone tried the online MBA chances calculator on vocaz website? I tried it and got a 60, which is a stretch at all the schools I'm considering... very disappointing. Do you think it is credible? do you know a similar tool? ...
bigshot
421 week 1 day ago
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Imperial College Business School MSc ESB VS LSE MSc AOIHi all. Curious to hear about the job placement opportunities for both these programmes, and just how prestigious the Imperial College Business School (ICBS) is? I have offers from ICBS' MSc Economics and Strategies for Business (ESB), and from LSE's MSc Accounting, Organisations, and Instituitions ...
Gnow
31 week 1 day ago
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Tougher for traders to get into a top MBA program? Several people I've talked to told me that it's tougher for traders to get into a top MBA program. Main reason is that admissions officers assume that you are not a great trader if you're applying to business schools, since superstar traders don't really need to get an MBA. Also, trading does not en...
Brady4MVP
131 week 2 days ago
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BC vs Georgetown vs Uchicago UndergradHi all, I am currently a high school senior in the midst of deciding which college I would like to attend. So far, I have been accepted to Uchicago, the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown, and the Honors Program for the Carroll School of Management at BC. At Uchicago, I would most likely m...
Bigberggg
301 week 2 days ago
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Part Time MBA /// Duke vs Georgetown vs NYUHi everyone, I am a healthcare consultant at a boutique consulting firm in DC. I already have a post MBA position and salary within the company. I am the only non-MBA employee in healthcare practices therefore my company wants me to pursue a MBA degree. I do not want to quit my job so I only consid...
healthcare_operations
111 week 3 days ago
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Wharton Releases Essays and Deadlines for 2016-2017 Application CycleWharton Releases Essays and Deadlines for 2016-2017 Application Cycle By Scott Edinburgh, Personal MBA Coach DeadlinesRound 1: September 27, 2016Round 2: January 5, 2017Round 3: March 28, 2017 From Wharton's blog New Essays This year's application will require the completion of two mandatory essays....
Personal MBA Coach
01 week 3 days ago
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University master degrees in Finance that give you the best chance at getting in IB?There was the career fair at our university yesterday and a friend of mine, who has a brother that works for Credit Suisse in Geneva (apparently he's quite high ranked in the bond trading department), told me that people that study at our university have virtually no chance at getting in IB (if they...
swissstud
61 week 3 days ago
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St. Gallen vs. Zurich Universities Hello All! I'm interested in doing a Master's Program in Switzerland and wanted to get some info/advice on the different universities they have available. I'm from Australia so my knowledge of the European system, especially the German part is not so great so any form of feedback would be appreciate...
barca20
81 week 3 days ago
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University of Miami (FL) MBA: exit opportunities I was recently admitted to the FT MBA program at the University of Miami and I wanted to get information from anyone who is familiar with the program. What types of finance jobs do most students get once they graduate and how is the university viewed outside of inside and outside of South Florida? ...
famous202
21 week 4 days ago
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The ultimate continental Europe target school thread (undergrad)Because recently there have been a lot of questions regarding European top school (undergrad), I'm wondering how much of a difference would there be between St Gallen, Bocconi, ESSEC and possibly RSM, WHU and ESCP? ...
germancraft1997
341 week 4 days ago
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Master in Finance: Frankfurt School vs. St. Gallen vs. WHU Otto BeisheimHi all, I have a tough decision to make, choose my Master in Finance program, but I am not experienced enough. I would really appreciate if you could share your experiences. For now I have: - offer from Bocconi MSF (2-year) without scholarship which ends up quite pricey, - offer from Frankfurt Sch...
tikvic
121 week 4 days ago
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RSM (Finance and Investments) vs St. Gallen (Banking and Finance)I'm trying to decide between the Master in Finance and Investments at Rotterdam School of Management (The Netherlands) and the Master in Banking and Finance at St. Gallen (Switzerland). Which university has a better reputation in London? ...
espanya
81 week 4 days ago
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Reorientation: Reflections on my first MBA ReunionLast month, after a year in the "real world", I returned to Europe for my first business school reunion. After spending a week catching up with friends, I finally had the time to reflect on my post-MBA experience and hear how my classmates were doing. Below are a few of my thoughts one year out, w...
LBS Bloggers
61 week 4 days ago
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Bocconi vs esade - Undergraduate degree Hey guys! I got offers from both the Bocconi Bachelor of international economics and management and the ESADE Bachelor of business administration. Which one would be the best for me? I want to either work after the bachelor (consulting preferably) or join a prestigious graduate school (US or Europe)...
zecartman
61 week 5 days ago
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Prestigious undergrad school, but low GPA, how can I be competitive?Hey everybody, I appreciate you taking the time to read this and possibly guiding me in my future career path. My goal is to pursue a career as a quant at a good hedge fund, hopefully in New York or Chicago. I am currently an undergraduate in my last year and majoring in Mechanical Engineering. I ...
aesdaille1
01 week 5 days ago
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Will coming from non-target undergrad hurt MBA admissions?I took the GMAT a few months ago and made a 710, which (from what i have read) is good enough to get into the top MBA but on the lower half of average scores. I went to an public school for undergrad that is non target and had an below average GPA(3.4). I'm currently from a Fortune 10 corporate fina...
jttrain
01 week 5 days ago
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Transfer from UC Berkeley to UPenn Wharton/Harvard/Columbia/Yale/Others?.................................................................................................... ...
Kakao
171 week 6 days ago
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CFA materials to UKHey - how long does the shipping of the Schweser Notes to the UK take (England)? Also, can the QBANK be bought separately or shared with others? ...
sa-jue
01 week 6 days ago
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Anyone doing Yacht Week Croatia and need a hostess?Basically, we got a hostess because we thought we needed an extra girl - turns out, we had enough girls and now Yacht Week won't refund our hostess fee. If anyone is considering getting a hostess for their boat, let me know if you can do us a solid and take ours off our hands. ...
deerhunter
11 week 6 days ago
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Admitted to SSE MSF. Should I go? My goal is IB in London or middle east(dubai). Can I get SA in London before the 2nd year? How well known is it in London and middle east? Thanks ...
ChloeJ90
11 week 6 days ago
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AMA: International, Engineer, starting MBA at Kellogg this fallI got admitted to Kellogg for 2Y MBA program, starting this fall. As the admissions season is about to start, wanted to help fellow monkeys ripping their sanity off with their GMAT/Applications/Visits etc. Profile: International (S-E Asia), Engineer working in the Aerospace Industry (Technical) with...
Rehabmenot
21 week 6 days ago
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RSM Finance and investments VS UZH Banking and finance Hello everyone, I want to pursue a career in investment banking and I was recently accepted at both Rotterdam School of Management and at University of Zurich. After my Master I want to work in Switzerland and I know how important it is to practice my German. Nevertheless I am tempted by RSM because...
dxlor
01 week 6 days ago
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CFA PCP Use of Scratch PaperHey guys, So long story short: I had my CFA Level 1 Exam yesterday (first-timer). Because of all the exam stress, I did something really stupid. After the paper had been collected at 5pm, I was frustrated, wrote: "done, terrible" and drew random marks (completely not related to the exam, and not rud...
prof_chaos
62 weeks 11 hours ago
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What schools should I apply to?Decided I'm going to apply to b-school to start in Fall 2017. Trying to decide which schools to apply to. I live in North Carolina, so Duke or UNC Chapel Hill would be ideal. Not sure if I can get into a top 10, but I think I can get into a top 15. I want to do Investment Banking. Profile: -Experien...
randymoss84
22 weeks 15 hours ago
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Question about transferring after sophomore year?If a student transfers to another school for their junior year and applies to several banks as a junior but then has to stay an extra semester in order to take enough classes to graduate, would banks look down on applying again as a junior? What I'm asking is can you apply to summer internships as a...
cudlewudles
02 weeks 23 hours ago
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cudlewudles
02 weeks 23 hours ago
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Accepted to top #10-15 MBA, but do I go?Deleted Deleted Deleted DeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeletedDeDeleted ...
TheKid1998
62 weeks 1 day ago
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Opportunities after a French Business SchoolHello everyone, I'm going to integrate Skema business school which is a top10 french business school. I don't plan to work in France after my studies because of the corporate ladder with is quite hard to climb if you didn't make a top3 school (HEC-ESSEC-ESCP) especially for high-flying jobs in top m...
tonixity
192 weeks 1 day ago
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Initial Planning Underway....Hello everyone! Quick bio: BBA from a no-name state school. Retail management/logistics management post BBA. Currently serving as an Officer in the Army. Will have a MS in Operations Management and MS in Geological Engineering (highly suggested by the Army...so why not?). Mediocre undergraduate GPA...
MAOakley
02 weeks 3 days ago
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Non-Target MBA graduating in 2017, looking for info on app deadlines for associate positionsif there is another post that covers this, i would appreciate a push in the right direction, thanks ...
ctclt1187
02 weeks 3 days ago
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McGill Desautels Faculty of Management VS Rotterdam School of Management VS Nanyang Business SchMcGill Desautels Faculty of Management, Canada(Bcom) VS Rotterdam School of Management, Netherlands(IBA) VS Nanyang Business School, Singapore(BBA) Undergraduate for a good career in Finance. Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill will cost me approximately USD 144,000 total for 4 years. Rotterdam ...
The Pre-U Student
272 weeks 3 days ago
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Holistic Application AdviceGreetings WSO! Like many on this forum, I am considering business school. I will just get straight to it and try to be as brief as possible. There are practically innumerable variables that go into the entire business school process, it's easy to get lost, or focus too heavily on one aspect. There a...
Hydrocarbons
92 weeks 3 days ago
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UIUC Master in Technology ManagementIs the master of technology management course at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign worth pursuing considering the investment and post-degree career prospects in US for the international student? I'm an IT professional with ~8 years experience working as a software developer and already ...
billa1
02 weeks 3 days ago
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Jeff Sackmann Challenge Set GMAT (For Sale)Preparing for the GMAT and looking to get Jeff Sackmann Challenge Set PDF. Would anyone happen to have this. Also, looking at getting the GMAT club tests. PM me or reply to post. Thanks ...
soxx_2012
32 weeks 3 days ago
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MAFINRISK Bocconi Vs Cass Hi guys. I am applying for a Msc in Quantitative Finance. Since I dont have high hopes in getting accepted in LSE or Imperial, I believe that Bocconi and Cass are the second best choice. First of all, are these two universities as well connected in the City as they are advertised? Secondly, leaving ...
g.th
32 weeks 3 days ago
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Tepper MBA this year or go next year 1Y programAfter finally getting accepted in Round 3, I am pumped but not sure how good the Tepper MBA is for consulting. I love the program but street cred is important to me and I wanted to get opinions on Tepper's reputation in Consulting. MBB would be ideal but won't be the end of the world if I make it to...
consultantchimp
02 weeks 4 days ago
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Bocconi vs. King's College London for undergraduate degreeHello, That's the first time I'm posting something and I'm not sure in which forum I should post my question. I've used WSO for information purposes before. I feel like I'd need help from some students who are familiar with schools like Bocconi University in Milan or KCL. I hold an unconditional of...
MoKoca94
272 weeks 4 days ago
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New UCL School of Management vs ImperialHi All I have two offers and need support for my decision. 1. UCL MSc Management - New business school, money is being invested which is good for me - Not accredited yet, not sure if that really matters? - Interesting program - Well-qualified faculty - Great location (Canary Wharf Campus from 2016 o...
londoncaller90
62 weeks 4 days ago
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Warwick University (International Management) or Durham University (Economics)I'm a prospective university student currently holding two offers one for International Management at WBS and one at Durham for Economics. I'm aiming at either a Strategy Consulting/Corporate Strategy job or a role in AM after university; given my aspirations which course do you think I should choos...
Justinian I
92 weeks 5 days ago
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LSE MSc Management, Organisations and Governance (MOG) vs Imperial College MSc ManagementMSc Management, Organisations & Governance - London School of Economics and Political Science MSc Management - Imperial College London I would like to hear if anyone has any experience of either program as I have offers from both. GPA: 3.7 Undergrad: Political Science with Economics from a good ...
Fleetwould
12 weeks 5 days ago
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Is it harder to get into a top graduate business school coming from a Chinese university?I am considering going back to China to attend Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) to pursue a degree in Finance, not sure if anyone in WSO has ever heard about it but seems to be considered a top university in China. So, does coming from a Chinese undergraduate program makes it more...
stephotn
02 weeks 5 days ago
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mmgdc10
02 weeks 5 days ago
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I'm a 27 yo working in corp dev. Should I at least apply to top 3 MBAs?I finished my undergrad in a top 10 university, worked in investment banking for 2 years out of school and have been working in corporate development at a global bank (think CS, JPM, WFC, etc) for 2 years. While I'm satisfied in my current role, I'd like to eventually transition to management roles ...
falsehope
42 weeks 5 days ago
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Clapham11
182 weeks 5 days ago
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where to take my master in financeI'm almost done with my bachelor in economics, and i want to take my master in the US and preferably in the subject finance, but i have trouble finding a university offering these programs for students with no prior experience. i'm Living in denmark and here you cant get a job just with a bachelor ...
Claus-Koch
42 weeks 5 days ago
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GPA for Biz School -- low UG GPA but great Grad GPAI got a degree in economics at any Ivy Equal (one of Stanford, MIT, UChicago, Caltech, Duke), but only had 3.2 GPA. I will be finishing my masters degree in big data analytics at a top southern public with 3.75 and will also have a brand name F100 company as my first full-time analyst job. With tha...
caffeinater
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Advice For A Less Than Ideal SituationPosted this in another forum and thought it may do better here..... I am in a situation that is worrying me right now. I am about to finish undergrad at a non-target with a decent GPA and a major in Economics. I am a transfer student here and managed to do four semesters in three because I traveled ...
Higheck123
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4.0 major, Less than 3.0 overall.Sooo, I majored in Math and ended up with a 4.0. However, I chose a combination of politics, philosophy, and English courses hoping to round out my education. As the title suggests, my GPA suffered because of this. How much of a problem is this going to be when applying to graduate schools, MBA prog...
CuriousCharacter
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Bachelor in IBA at Rotterdam school of managementHey guys, i just got an offer to RSM to join their intl business program in sept later this year. I would like to get some input regarding the school and this IBA program, i have been looking around the web but i mostly come across reviews on their MBA programs, not so much on the bachelor program. ...
DtimesDmeasures
193 weeks 10 hours ago
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To anyone considering an MBAThere has been a lot of recent discussion on these forums as well as in the media regarding the value of an MBA. As a longtime member of the community and someone who recently made the decision to pursue an MBA, I thought I'd share some thoughts. You can see my full background story here: http://w...
CompBanker
1653 weeks 13 hours ago
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Rate my chances of getting into IVY MBA programsUniversity of Melbourne 3.3 GPA Senior Consultant @ Deloitte Analytics (3rd year)GMAT: 730 ...
TargetBSchool
03 weeks 19 hours ago
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31 yo and stuck after Equity Research, Looking to get into bankingI deleted this because I want to Help WSO avoid duplicate content! If we find content that's related or similar to what you're posting it will be listed below. Hover over topic get a preview or click through to read. ...
SamSung
103 weeks 22 hours ago
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Richard Ivey MBA- worth it?Hello all, I am an international student with 2+ years experience in Equity Research. I plan to move to Canada and work there in similar field after MBA and I got into Ivey's FT MBA program with 30% scholarship. The cost is still pretty high (USD 50k+ Living exp). Considering I will have to cover t...
Newbee6652
173 weeks 1 day ago
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Financial Services to B School to IBD?WSO, Out of college, I was hired by a commercial bank as a sales assistant. After a few months I received a more client facing service role and well known PWM office. I learned a tremendous amount about business, and I gained useful exposure to the world of finance. After a year there I moved to a w...
pointlesspodium
03 weeks 1 day ago
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Lenovo Yoga 900 vs. HP Spectre x360I need advice: I am attending business school next year with the goal of studying finance and breaking into investment banking. Which laptop is preferable for my MBA: Lenovo Yoga 900 or HP Spectre x360? ...
Tomas49
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