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Hey! I am an international student. My target is to join a good investment banking firm after undergrad. Currently, I have been admitted to Kelley Business School, Colgate University and UT Austin(not McCombs). I have been waitlisted at UVirginia and Emory. Waiting for UMichigan(not Ross), UNC(they dont give direct admit). US News has actually ranked Kelley over Emory,CMU etc. So should i enroll to these public universities and take the risk or just enroll at Kelley?
It is very tough getting into the IBW. So I don't think so I should take that into account. Any suggestions?How tough is it to make it into the top IB firms for a Kelley grad without the IBW?
Thanks a ton!

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Mar 25, 2018 - 4:10pm

If you can work your ass off and get into McCombs, UT hands down. Transferring internally is extremely competitive, though, so be ready to give it all you've got.

Mar 25, 2018 - 4:43pm

I'm in a similar situation. I will probably be going to UVA but if I didnt get in I would go to Indiana Kelley. After visiting for a DA day, I really got the feeling that they know what they are doing. If you do go, get a gpa of 3.7+ and apply to the investment banking workshop during your sophmore year. If you get in, it's very propable that you will land a good internship/job.

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