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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
5315 hours 39 min ago
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Big 4 Audit vs boutique investment firm for Top MBAHi, I know the topic of big 4 audit is discussed somewhat frequently here, but I am looking for some guidance as to what career path would set me up for a better chance to go to a top MBA (top 10). Ultimately, I'd like to do IB or sell-side analysis after. Choice 1: Big 4 audit. I could work on insu...
Moneykee
53 min 22 sec ago
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Europe Pre-exp MfinCurrently a student at a top 10 UK university studying econ, graduating 2017. Unfortunately missed the chance at getting a summer internship for this year, making up for the fact by taking finance classes at LSE during the summer and volunteering whilst studying for the GMAT. I'm confident I'll atta...
justawannabemonkey
07 hours 46 sec ago
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AMA: Kellogg admit, 30+ URM candidate with 2.6 GPA from low tier state school and consulting backgroundBeen a longtime member but haven't posted much, so I wanted to give back. As the title says, I graduated from a small state school in the northeast with an awful GPA, then re-positioned myself these past 5 years with a plan and goal of going into M7 -> MBB. I am URM, so I can also answer any ques...
egsc
337 hours 52 min ago
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MiF ESADE vs IEHello everyone, I am having doubts regarding which master in finance to pursue in September. I am graduating this year and have no relevant work experience. I want to land a job in Asset Management upon graduation from the MiF. I have read that neither of these two schools place very well in London,...
DLSystem
08 hours 49 min 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
49 hours 25 min ago
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Vanderbilt ($$$) MBA vs Georgetown MBAHey - I received an admit with full scholarship (~$100k) from Vanderbilt and an admit with no scholarship from Georgetown. I am also on the waitlist for Cornell. Due to personal reasons I need to get a job post my MBA in NYC and thats a non negotiable. I am a finance lawyer with 6 years of experien...
ballparkfigure
711 hours 22 min ago
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Babson's year?Money's rankings are out for best four year colleges in the country, where Babson placed #2 overall and was the only school to get a base grade of an 'A'. Are recruiters going to start to take notice of BeaverTown? A lot of input has been commented about Babson's curriculum being one of the truest r...
jhar_16
411 hours 40 min ago
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Canada + Ivey (1-year MBA) + International Student + Work PermitDear reader, I would like to know more about the work permit scenario post MBA from 1 year MBA programs such as Ivey. I understand that for an education period of >8 months and <2 years, work permit is 1 year in Canada. What is the usual step once this 1-year work permit period is over? Is the...
rahul1
018 hours 39 min ago
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Chances for NYU, UT Austin, Cornell???Hey guys, I was just wondering what you think about my chances in these schools (massive disclaimer, still need to take my GMAT). I'm open to recommendations of you think I should apply elsewhere. I am: - Currently working in Real Estate PE in Asset Management AND underwriting, though my title is as...
DallasKid1
323 hours 25 min 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
01 day 3 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
81 day 5 hours ago
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How did you guys get your recommendations and from whom?With schools wanting atleast 2-3 recommendations at time and averaging 500 words (sometimes 1000) per recommendation I was curious to know how did people here approach this Firstly, Who did they ask and how did they choose them. Secondly how did you convince people to write good recommendations at t...
phillyboy
141 day 11 hours ago
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LBS v. LSEHello so I have been fortunate enough to have received offers from: 1) London Business School - Masters in Management (MiM) 2) London School of Economics - MSc Accounting & Finance Anybody have any advice which offer is better. LBS was recently ranked #1 MBA by FT, but their MiM program is new, ...
jjkkoo1
1342 days 3 hours ago
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How important is MBA for Real Estate Finance? And how much does the location matter?Hello All, I have a 2 fold question. But let me tell about myself first. I am working for the Real Estate division of a well-known bank (one of the largest in this country). It is a senior analyst position for the Residential Real Estate division. But I want to go to the Commercial side as a Commerc...
Somak-Halder
02 days 7 hours ago
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INSEAD MBA for IBDDear Monkeys, Do you think that INSEAD MBA is good enough for IBD in London these days assuming limited finance experience before the program? I am talking about the January intake which allows for a summer internship. How big is the difference compare with an MBA from London Business School? Thank ...
john.face12
62 days 9 hours ago
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Credit Fund to Elite MBA?I'm currently an associate at a mid-sized credit fund (think CLO's, distressed). I am thinking about applying to business schools next summer and would only go to school if I get into M7. I don't really have a preference which school specifically, just the best school I can get into. This route does...
Tweeter
32 days 9 hours ago
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At a Crossroads for CollegesHi everyone, I hope the feverish pursuit for greatness is going well. Some b/g: I'm 21, I attend a low-tier state school and am an Ohio resident, I'd have 70 credit hours earned by the end of next semester (theoretically), and in most cases that means I'm a Junior. Currently I have 52 credit hours e...
aek51
02 days 9 hours ago
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Mix of Finance and Computer Science?Hey everyone, I've been thinking about what minor I might want to pursue in college and I was thinking computer science. Besides trading, what else might a major in finance and minor in comp sci be useful for? The reason why I chose comp sci is because the industry is changing a lot and every year t...
proptrader101
02 days 10 hours 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
462 days 11 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
382 days 19 hours 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
232 days 23 hours ago
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Stony brook mba I am currently a senior and I was wondering if I should get an mba from stony brook university or build up work experience and apply to another mba program instead. Thing is stony brook is cheaper and you don't need work experience and I could go for my CFA sooner. ...
Dustin-Hasan
53 days 5 hours ago
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MSF/MBA RouteHey all - I have a question and was just looking to gather some opinions on it. I am currently thinking about pursuing a MSF, but also going back to obtain a MBA later on. Here's my quick story: Graduated with around a 3.3 GPA from a large state school in the Southeast (Regional Presence). Worked fo...
Diversifythis
53 days 6 hours ago
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B-school application advice...help me pick a schoolHi guys I am planning on applying to b-school this year....my primary post-mba goal is strategy/operations at a tech firm (google, apple, microsoft, linkedin etc.) and if that doesn't work out then my second choice will be MBB consulting. I am already applying to the west coast schools (anderson, h...
bschoolguy234
104 days 4 hours ago
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M7 MBA - Worth It?Recently I had a chance to have a long conversation with my friend's roommate, who finished M7 MBA 2 years ago and now works in BB IBD. He previously worked in consulting. As someone who currently works in consulting and was thinking about doing MBA in near future and potentially doing the IB thing ...
IvyGrad
334 days 5 hours ago
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Is an MBA worth it? - Useful for brand names? I know this has been debated time and again, but are MBA degrees only useful for brand name and networking purposes? Interesting article in the WSJ on investing in yourself and building your network as opposed to spending 2 yrs of time and tuition on an MBA degree. Check out the stats.http://online...
5strong53
884 days 5 hours ago
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MBA 2 year deferral progams?I have done a lot of searching for this and haven't found much. Are there any other schools besides Harvard and Stanford that will accept you out of undergrad and defer until you have the experience? I am going to be a senior next year and looking at my options of msf or waiting for MBA. ...
abauscher
64 days 6 hours ago
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Is a Microsoft ‑ Surface 4 sufficient for MBA classes?I am beginning my MBA in the Fall (ideally to get into investment banking) and need to get a decent laptop for the 2 years. I don't need a ton of features or memory (I rarely use my old laptop today). The Microsoft Surface 4 looks portable, easy to use, and if I buy the keyboard, functions like a re...
Tomas49
134 days 11 hours ago
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Best MBA schools for Construction/Real Estate ProfessionalsWhich would be the best MBA schools in US and Europe for Construction and Real Estate Professionals? I am looking for schools that should have a global outreach as many top construction firms,consultancies and top related technological firms work worldwide. ...
bk19xsa
04 days 18 hours 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
215 days 27 min ago
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University of Toronto computer and mathematical scienceHi everyone, I am wondering if UofT computer and mathematical science is a good option if I am planning to get into the banking industry. My concern is that Canada is not a so-called "financial centre" so it might be hard for me to secure a job in the this aspect. ...
Glotmoon
25 days 11 hours ago
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What Math is Most Relevant to IB?I am starting university in September in a double degree program. The plan is to graduate with a math degree from Waterloo and a BBA (finance) from Laurier (a university that you may not have heard of but is well represented on Bay St.) and I will have 4 coop terms. Which math specialization would m...
Auspicious Oyster
175 days 15 hours ago
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Career potential for MSFHi, I am an outsider of the business world and a I am worried about my younger brother career future. He has chosen recently to commit to gettinf anf MSF. He has been unable to find a job for more than a year now, before that, He has worked birefly as a stock analyst for a company outside the US. He...
Clueless123
05 days 19 hours ago
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Will my GPA affect me getting a job?I started at a small school as a health science major. I did poorly my first year, which caused my GPA to be low. I switched to Finance my sophomore year and did much better. I had a 2.6 and 3.0 my first year. My second year I got a 3.7 and a 3.7. My overall average right now is at 3.25. Will it aff...
t77p7
06 days 13 hours ago
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throwaway101
31 week 4 hours ago
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MSF to top MBA, what's the chance?I am a non-traditional career switcher who worked as an engineer for a year before getting my MSF from a good second-tier school (think Vanderbilt, WUSTL, UTA, UVA) . I was aiming for IB/AM but didn't get in and ended up working in F500 finance for a year before spending another year in real estate ...
pepsi163
01 week 6 hours 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 Asset Management after university; given my aspirations which course do you think ...
Justinian I
51 week 6 hours ago
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Frankfurt school of finance & management- real value compared to ft rankingIve read how many people here on WSO say that FSFM isnt that good of a school, however, their pre-experience master of science is ranked #21 in the world, and #4 in europe, according to financial times 2015. So, if anyone who knows FSFM a bit more or was there or is studying there or knows how it co...
fast7
01 week 8 hours ago
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Studying the CFA Level 1 full-time in one month I will graduate from a Finance undergrad program in April and will have the whole month of May to study the CFA level I . Has anyone here passed it this way? Do you think it would be enough? I started to study last month but the problem with this strategy is that I tend to forget the bulk of what I...
Drive
161 week 15 hours ago
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Finance Major vs Msc Finance vs Masters of Management in FinanceIs it better to go through udergraduate with a finance major or to go through udergraduate undeclared (i.e. general business degree) and do either Msc Finance or Masters of management in Finance? Is the latter vastly better than the former in terms of career prospects/ advancement. Which one is more...
The Pre-U Student
01 week 17 hours ago
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BA in Political Science and MBA admissionHey guys. I am will be freshman college student this coming this upcoming year. I did not get into the business school at my current university, I will have to reapply after my 1st year is over. I was told if I get good grades that I have a good shot at getting into the business school at my school....
collegebound16
41 week 18 hours ago
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BU vs NYUI just finished my freshman year at a state university in Florida and I got accepted as a transfer student to BU Questrom for Finance and to NYU CAS for Mathematics. Regardless of what school I go to I really want to get a degree in math (major or minor) because I really like the subject and think i...
dm07
31 week 23 hours ago
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School selection: McDonough School of Business vs Ivey Dear reader, I have been admitted to Georgetown McDonough and Ivey. I have also been waitlisted at UNC Kenan Flagler. My past experiences have been in a global power equipment manufacturing company working across Budgeting, Product Development and Strategy over a period of 6 years. Post MBA, I wish ...
rahul1
01 week 23 hours ago
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Too Late to target Fall 2017 MBA Round 1 Admissions?Hi All, As a little background I'm a PE associate at a well know firm in the growth/buyout space (i.e. - JMI/Spectrum/TA). I'm contemplating applying to Fall 2017 MBA by which time I will be 5 years out of undergrad where each year has been investing (was hired our of undergrad in an investment role...
TheBigBambino
71 week 1 day ago
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Current MIT MFin Student AMAI am enjoying my winter break now, so I have some time to answer any questions that you may have. I read many posts on the MIT MFin program when I was considering it, so thought I would give back to the WSO community. AMA! ...
Sswag
431 week 1 day ago
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The best choiceHi guys, I have been accepted in the following universities: -Bocconi, Finance Programme of 2 years -St Gallen, MBF 2 years -Tilburg, Msc in Finance 1 year Well, I will get a Bachelor's Degree in Banking, Finance and Financial Markets at Universita di Pisa (I am Italian) in July with 110 cum laude a...
davide.salvato.finance
101 week 1 day ago
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mar711
41 week 2 days ago
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How good is RSM for a job in Netherlands?Hi, I am an international student who want to do a msc in finance in RSM. I am planning to live in The Netherlands because I like the country and life style. How good is the master in finance and investment for get a job in this country? Another good options? Thanks ...
smith22
01 week 2 days ago
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Which School to Attend? BU vs NYUI just finished my freshman year at a state university in Florida and I got accepted as a transfer student to BU Questrom for Finance and to NYU CAS for Mathematics/Econ. Regardless of what school I go to I really want to get a degree in math (major or minor) because I really like the subject and th...
dm07
01 week 2 days ago
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Lesser known MBA career options? Looking for advice on what to do post-HBS. I've got a lot of great advice from my 1st topic - huge thanks to everyone who chipped in! I will definitely be going to the HBS now. And so I've got this idea that I might be able to use the wisdom of the smart crowd to source some interesting ideas for what to do next (aside from gigolo or a weed ...
Hashish Vapoor
371 week 2 days ago
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GMAT GuideHi, I will start prepping for the GMAT in June and plan to take the test some times this year. Absolutely no idea what guides/tutorial/resources to refer to. Wondering if anyone can name some suggestions based on their experiences. Other than the CFA exams and occasionally school related ones, I hav...
halfstep
31 week 2 days ago
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Graduate a semester late to get a double major in finance and engineering?Looking for some advice as I try to figure out my career/education path. I go to Northeastern, and am currently on track to graduate in 4 years total (potentially 3.5 if I speed it up) with a major in electrical engineering and minors in business and math. This includes two 6-month EE co ops. After ...
bensimsjyg
11 week 2 days ago
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GMAT RetakeHey all, Please don't shit on me. This is a serious post. I took the GMAT today and received a 760 (Q50, V42) with IR 8. I'm a bit disappointed with the Quant score as the last 4 practice tests I've taken have resulted in a 51, and I usually range from 41-45 on Verbal as well, so a bit disappointed ...
2016.grad.ivy
41 week 2 days ago
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Transferring to B-School and Need AdviceI am currently enrolled in Henry Ford Community College and after this summer semester I will have completed my first year. Assuming things go as planned I will have a 3.657 gpa. I currently work as a supervisor at UPS Freight and I have been promoted three times and hopefully a fourth very soon. Wh...
drewtesta27
71 week 3 days ago
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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
181 week 3 days ago
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Harvard Business School Essay Question Analysis 2016-2017 (Class of 2019)On the same day that round three decisions were released, Dee Leopold released her last HBS MBA application essay question for the 2016-2017 application season (class of 2019). Going back to what was asked for the class of 2017, Harvard Business School now wants to know what else is interesting abou...
Personal MBA Coach
21 week 3 days ago
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MSF schoolsHi, I've graduated with a bachelor's degree from a non- target finance program; after working for a few years in different finance jobs, I've decided to get a MSF and re-brand myself. I have a 3.1 GPA with average gmat scores. I chose MSF over MBA because it's a more technical degree and can be fin...
bullfromistanbul
41 week 3 days ago
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MBA vs. MSc, why different?Why is there a difference in the recruiting of an MBA candidate vs. a Msc candidate? My understanding is that when consulting firms and/or banks hire people they add a premium to someone with an MBA vs. someone with a Msc? Why is that, is it simply because most MBAs have 5+ years for work experience...
FDD
81 week 4 days ago
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Second Bachelors degree - career change adviseSo, lets begin with some background info. I graduated from Temple University with a BBA in HR/Legal Study and I worked in a hotel for almost 5 years after that. Now I am 28 and realized that I hated hotel and wanted to work as an accountant. With a BBA and on the job market for five years, the chanc...
cnsane
91 week 4 days ago
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Speech Impediment and Business/Finance just not a good mix?I'm a high school senior going to a very strong semi-target next year. It's a great school, but it's still a semi-target; this means that networking and connections will be critical for any success in IB placement. I have a genuine interest in the financial markets and I find the connections between...
Turnt
31 week 4 days ago
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University College London - Target School?Hi everyone! I'm from Singapore and I intend to pursue a career in BB IBD. I would like to seek the advice of peeps around here. In your opinion is UCL a target school? If so is UCL a regional target or a global target? Kindest Regards Legacy of Sidney James Weinberg ...
Eric-Go
71 week 5 days 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
31 week 5 days ago
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MBA Grads / Current Students - Knowing What You Now Know...To those who are enrolled in or have graduated from MBA programs, I'm curious to hear where everyone would go given the chance to do it all over again. Knowing what you now know about B-School / post B-School life, if you had to go back to your MBA decision and select a different school what would ...
culdesac
161 week 5 days ago
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Things to do to make my MBA application look goodYou fellow provided me great advice for the MSF admission but I'm changing my plan given my age factor. I'm now strongly considering an MBA which will help me lower the negatives of higher age & lower WE. Sharing my profile again: Age 24 - IndianBS. Material Eng from Big Ten school (Not Iowa, Ne...
Rohit-2016
81 week 5 days ago
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SSE vs Warwick - Which is more prestigious? Which is better for a MS in Finance, SSE or Warwick? I am looking to get into a hedge fund as an equity analst. Which is more prestigious? Rank these schools (and why do you think so?) - Stockholm School of Economics (well known in Scandinavia but doesn't seem prestigious as the Swedes think at an i...
lekimbap
11 week 6 days ago
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UK MBA programsFor a US citizen wanting to work in London, would getting an MBA at Oxford/Cambridge/Imperial be a viable route? It seems as though they all have a requirement of 3 years minimum of full-time work. However, they all have average gmat scores of below 700. Imperial I believe has a average of around 65...
mark198
51 week 6 days ago
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Best undergrad school for banking?I'm currently enrolled in a community college (DVC) right now and UC Berkeley seems to be the GOAT public school (intl student so cost doesn't affect me). The thing is, they don't have specific finance as an undergrad major but the whole business administration. I most likely would like to avoid stu...
Andrew-Jonathan
51 week 6 days ago
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Need help choosing a school -- Master's of Management -- Fuqua vs. KelloggHi everyone, I graduated from college in 2015 (Comm. major at a top university w/ a fair amount of econ classes), and after a gap year spent living abroad (thought I wanted to go to law school), I decided to apply to master's of management programs. I am interested in going into management consulti...
jel1327
31 week 6 days ago
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Columbia ($$) vs. Wharton ($)Hi all, I am fortunate enough to receive admissions offers and partial scholarships from both Columbia Business School and Wharton, but Columbia is giving about $50k more. (I would say the Wharton scholarship is on the smaller side). Given the following, where do you suggest I go? -My post-MBA go...
quant_finance
272 weeks 10 hours 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
132 weeks 12 hours ago
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NYU (Part Time) vs Columbia (EMBA)Good evening, I was recently admitted to NYU in their part time MBA program and Columbia for their EMBA program. I am 27, live in NY and work in reinsurance. I have my own reasons on picking one or the other, but ultimately am having a difficult time deciding on which one would be best. Was wonder...
NYUorCOLUMBIA
42 weeks 12 hours ago
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Canadian Grades to GPA?I'm currently averaging an 83.3 at Queen's Commerce. If I apply to a bschool for my MBA in the US, what would my grades convert to on a GPA scale for any of the top schools like Harvard, Wharton, Columbia ect? All my grades are above 80 except for one and next to my transcript all of them say "A" an...
Shadow Rider
442 weeks 1 day ago
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Networking App - Business School IdeaI am a current MBA student and I am looking for some feedback on a business idea. Pain: It is very difficult for active networkers to manage their professional connections. Solution: An app that pulls in your LinkedIn contacts and let's your organize them based on importance. Key Features (for ...
ConnectFor
12 weeks 1 day ago
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Cornell Undergraduate HELPHello people, I have been heavily considering Cornell University to pursue a degree in economics and hopefully place in a bank or other financial firm, I don't care about the type, but my one worry is whether or not there is good/plentiful OCR (On Campus Recruitment) at Cornell, and how hard I might...
Mohrashid
212 weeks 1 day ago
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USC (Marshall) vs Notre Dame (Mendoza)So I have narrowed it down to 2 options for undergrad: USC or Notre Dame I'm an international student so fees aren't an issue but having an international reputation would be much appreciated. I've been accepted into both business schools and I'm hoping to get into IB after college. ...
N.Harding
962 weeks 2 days ago
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My Chances at a top 25 MBA Hello, I am new to WSO, as I understand this is mainly a finance blog, but I was wondering if any of you could help me in determining my chances for MBA admissions. Below are the programs that I am interested in. Emory University Georgetown University of Southern California Carnegie Mellon Universi...
dreamtobeabanker
72 weeks 2 days ago
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Vandy MSF Chances?I am looking to apply to some MSF programs next year and was wondering what my odds of getting in to the Vandy MSF program are? GPA: 2.75 Accounting - Top tier public schoolGMAT 730 (48Q/41V) WE: 1 year as a Real Estate Analyst My GPA is so low because of personal issues the first few years of colle...
matz9999
82 weeks 2 days ago
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Fordham Gabelli, Semi-target or Non-target (Undergrad)What do you guys think about Fordham Univ. Gabelli School of Business. Semi or Non target? Im still deciding where to go... Thanks. ...
proptrader101
152 weeks 3 days ago
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Should I transfer from Northeastern? EE Major with minor in business I'm a rising second year EE student with a 4.0 GPA and 60 credit hours. I'm minoring in business, and aim to work on wall street after getting an mba shortly after college. My question is, should I try to transfer to a Stanford or MIT? I didn't take high school seriously and ended up going to NEU, w...
bensimsjyg
62 weeks 3 days ago
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Vanderbilt MSF Class of 2017Hey guys, just thought of starting a forum for all accepted students for the Vandy MSF class (2016 intake) Feel free to share thoughts. Anyone who visited the campus, etc. ...
anon14
322 weeks 3 days ago
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Admitted to LBS and HEC: which one should I choose?Hi guys, I am in the fortunate position of having to decide between the LBS Masters in Management and the HEC MSc in Strategic Management (not grande ecole). My main decision-driver is career prospects after graduation and my goal is to join management consulting (preferably MBB) in Europe. So, in t...
Andrea2727
122 weeks 3 days ago
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MSF Class of 2017Mod Note (Andy) - this was originally posted 8/25/15 but we know @TNA loves answering these questions so bumping up again to the top With the MSF recruiting cycle quickly approaching, I thought it would be helpful to create an updated MSF thread for everyone applying to the 2016-2017 MSF cycle. Feel...
TNA
2342 weeks 3 days ago
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army- enlisted to mba programswhat are admissions at top schools looking for in a military career from an enlisted soldier? are they more likely to admit applicants from the special operations community (seals, rangers, and special forces) or does that background come into play at all when assessing applicants? most of the schoo...
luiscarruthers
272 weeks 3 days 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
422 weeks 4 days ago
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Which MSF program should i choose?Hello every one * i'm a 25 years old Iranian * MBA IN FINANCE from sharif university (best MBA program in middle east / best university in my country / 130-140 in world ) * GPA 3.93 out of 4 (highest in the history of program ) * 780 in GMAT * 4 year of work experience ( 2 years in ACCOUNTING depart...
kamyar94
142 weeks 4 days ago
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Headed to HBS in the Fall - Ask Me Anything (AMA)I was fortunate enough to be accepted into HBS in Round 2 and will be heading there this Fall. I have never done an AMA on this site before and I feel that now might be a good time to do so. I hope that sharing my experience with the MBA application process might be somewhat useful to the WSO commun...
Deo et Patriae
642 weeks 4 days ago
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Economics/statistics undergrad vs economics single degreeHi all, New to this forum Just got a question about my bachelor degree choice. So I'm planning on going to university and I've came across a couple of degrees and don't know which would be more useful. There is a single economics degree(4years) and a double econonomic/statistics one(5years) taught i...
lawrence99
22 weeks 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
62 weeks 5 days ago
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Columbia vs Chicago MBA (Booth)Open question as I am in the process of selecting/evaluation possible MBA schools. What are the direct pro's&con's when comparing the University of Chicago (Booth) MBA to Columbia. My first impression is that Chicago tends to be ranked slightly higher in terms of academics, yet I have heard th...
Doc_Holiday09
612 weeks 5 days ago
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Tulane or Santa Clara MSF?I've been accepted to both programs and not sure which to attend. I'm from SF and have a good network in the Bay Area, but I've seen some decent energy placements from Tulane and I know they used to have good placement before they went international. Santa Clara has placed at Stout Risius Ross, Well...
FatFinance
12 weeks 5 days ago
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Harvard Business School HBSDear reader, I am currently a high school senior who will be attending university next year. I will be taking the GMAT soon in preparation for HBS, other than a 4.0, internships, and a 800 GMAT what can I do to prepare for HBS? (Given that most of those who apply will have all of those) ...
EconomicsMajor
162 weeks 5 days ago
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Is a MSF the right choice for me?So my background is this. I go to a complete non target and due to life events have a low 3.2 gpa. I have 3 years of RIA wealth management experience and my series 7. I have dreams of either IBD or S&T. Would it make sense for me to rock out a msf with a good gpa? If so what GMAT would I ne...
abauscher
122 weeks 5 days ago
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My master's program offer has been withdrawn. What do I do now?I don't even know what to do anymore. This was really important for me. They have withdrawn my offer based on the premise that my final average wasn't high enough. my average was an 8.45/10 and their requirement was a 9/10. On the program's page the requirement: "Min. entry requirements: 2:i underg...
Name Of Profit
82 weeks 6 days ago
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profile evaluation for diploma in finance and accounting lseI am currently an undergrad in the second year ! below i will list my profile ! please can u tell my odds against getting into Lse for Diploma in accounting and finance ! I am partial to finance ! If you could advise me any college in us i would consider them too. Degree : 2:1 honours from country's...
Sujatha-Raja
02 weeks 6 days ago
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Grad school: Rice or UVAHi everyone, I am in desperate need of of your opinion. Background: Bachlors in math. Goal: Breaking into investment banking. and don't really care about the location as long as its a strong bank. Offers: UVA MS. commerce . Rice: Master in energy economics Which one would you recommend and why? UVA ...
Mikymike
82 weeks 6 days ago
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CFA+GMAT in 6 months? Need advice from my fellow monkeys. I've been wanting to take cfa level I for some time, but it kept getting delayed. I need to re-study for my GMAT, get the score i want, and then apply for round 1 deadline. I'm wondering though if it would be possible to study for cfa level I for 4 months and then...
Brady4MVP
183 weeks 3 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
1643 weeks 5 hours ago
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SOS! I need to pick a school by tonight! (Undergrad)I'm in desperate need for advice on what college to attend to for my undergraduate degree! I'm currently a senior in high school and have to decide by tonight (May 1). I want to business finance and political science with the hopes of one day working in investment banking. I was admitted to Case Wes...
ijustwantajobinbankingyo
83 weeks 8 hours ago
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Need advice...currently attending a service academyAre there any service academy grads on here that I can message for advice? Affirmation is coming up soon and I am trying to figure out whether or not to affirm. Obviously, I am asking on here because after the military I want to go into business. However, the longer I have been at the academy the m...
college_student
33 weeks 23 hours ago

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