Let’s face it: landing on the wait list at one of your target business schools can be frustrating. Even if you applied to several other schools – and even if you were accepted at one or more of your alternates! – the fact is that for most MBA candidates who find themselves on the wait list, their main goal is getting…Read More
Peking University’s HSBC Business School has acquired a property in Oxford, England that it will use to launch an overseas campus. When the campus opens in summer of 2018, the business school will become the first in China to launch a campus abroad.
Peking University’s HSBC Business School, or PHBS for short, was founded in 2004 and named in honor of…Read More
Our previous blog looked at dual degree options at eight top business schools: Booth, Columbia, Fuqua, Haas, Harvard, IE, INSEAD, and Kellogg. This week, we’re covering nine more.
When it comes to dual-degree programs (also referred to as joint degrees at some schools), the key takeaway is “more”.
Pursing a joint degree gives you…Read More
At most schools, an MBA is a general management degree – an excellent way to hone your leadership skills and develop strong foundational business skills across a number of departments and operations. But if you’d like to delve deeper into a specific industry or career path, a general management MBA may not be the best choice.
Joint JD/ MBA programs have been…Read More
The United States has the best business schools in the world – according to United States business schools anyway. Not that they’d be biased or anything.
A recent Kaplan Test Prep survey of 125 business schools in the United States found that at the overwhelming majority of schools, admissions officers thought U.S. business schools were doing a better job than their European…Read More
If you’re a potential business school applicant who is nearing – or already past – your 30th birthday, you may have spent some time wondering whether you should bother to apply.
It’s a question I get asked a lot – am I too old for an MBA? There’s a persistent myth that 30 is some sort of a “magic number” beyond…Read More
It’s been a big few weeks for business school donations. First, the Wharton School announced that they’d received a $10 million donation to create a deferred enrollment program for University of Pennsylvania undergrads.
Haas’s gift is for $15…Read More