Showing posts with label GMAT. Show all posts
Showing posts with label GMAT. Show all posts

Saturday, 19 October 2013

Importance of Essay Writing in GMAT - GMAT AWA

Importance of Essay writing in GMAT.
Though the fact remains that GMAT’s analytical writing does not hold the same degree of importance as compared to the quantitative and verbal sections of the GMAT, the essay writing is indeed an integral part of your GMAT score and is given much importance by the admission committee at whichever college you apply for.

Friday, 4 October 2013

How Are Online Classes Better Than Traditional Classes?

Ever wondered How is online classes better than traditional classes? With everything happening online, even academics are warming up to the various benefits offered by the online medium. Today, online coaching is much in vogue since it offers several advantages over traditional coaching.

Monday, 23 September 2013

Planning an MBA from a top B School in 2014?

MBA 2014
The application window for most MBA programs starting in Aug- Sep 2014 will begin a year prior to it. The Round 1 (R1) application deadline will be between September and October.  It is a good idea to apply in R1 if you want a waiver on your tuition fee, or if you are looking for some monetary assistance or even if you want to do a part time job on the campus.

To make it easy for you, lets trace from the end of September and move backwards. Needless to say, you must have completed and duly submitted the online application form in its entirety and submitted before the deadline. What does this include?

Friday, 20 September 2013

GMAT and ISB - Indian School of Business

With the admission process of the Indian School of Business (ISB) set to begin September, thousands of students across the globe are vying for the 800-odd seat at ISB.  Few Indian Business Management Schools command respect like ISB and it is not without good reason.  The Financial Times ranked ISB as among the top 20 institutes in its Global MBA Rankings in 2008. ISB became the youngest and first Indian business school to be featured in it. A quick scan of the class profile of ISB reveals among the highest GMAT scores across international B-schools.

Monday, 22 July 2013

GRE Preparation and Books

GRE Preparation and Books
Most business schools now accept the GRE as well as GMAT scores and thus, it is a good idea to prepare for both tests. The GRE and the GMAT tests have much in common. Also, the books for GRE as well as GMAT have a lot of similar content. Thus, a student preparing for GRE can refer to GMAT preparation books and vice versa. However, the differences in the test content should not be ignored.

Monday, 8 July 2013

GMAT Scholarship For MBA Abroad

GMAT Scholarship

The falling rupee has put a dent in the plans of many students planning for an overseas education including MBA in 2013. With students having to pay Rs. 7 to Rs. 8 more per dollar compared to last year along with a 10% average rise in tuition costs, their expenses have shot up by 20%.  Never before has attaining a scholarship to pursue that coveted academic program been so important, especially when most scholarships could net savings anywhere upto 50% of the tuition fees.

Listed below are the critical factors that serve as important pointers while applying for a scholarship  :

Thursday, 27 June 2013

GMAT or GRE? 5 Pointers To Solve The Confusion

An increasing number of students are finding it tough to choose between taking the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) and the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) for pursuing an abroad business degree.  In 2006-07, as an attempt to increase student diversity, a lot of business school had begun accepting GRE scores, which was initially taken by students to enroll in non-business courses like engineering, history, psychology, sciences etc. In a span of three years, the acceptance of GRE scores shot up by 200% for gaining admission to business courses. Over 800 B-schools had accepted GRE and the numbers continue to climb.  Including top business schools like Yale, Harvard Business School, Wharton, Columbia University, INSEAD, Stanford and MIT. Choosing between GMAT and GRE is the first step. Selecting a good GMAT Coaching or GRE Coaching is even more important.

Thursday, 6 June 2013

Facing Trouble In Preparing For GMAT Verbal?

GMAT Verbal Prep

When it comes to preparing for GMAT Verbal, most students approach it as it were an appendage. One either complacently relies on language skills to crack the section or misconstrues expanding of vocabulary or increasing reading speed as the key requisites to cracking the section. Either of the approaches is myopic and futile.

Let us begin by understanding the 3 basic layers of GMAT Verbal  -

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

5 Key Guidelines For Deciding The Best Online GMAT Preparation Course

Selecting a GMAT Coaching
It is hardly surprising that aspiring students are increasingly choosing online preparation courses for acing competitive exams like GMAT, GRE, CAT, IIT etc. It has enabled learners log into effectively structured sessions from remote corners of the world anytime and structure the pace of learning while also seeking one-on-one guidance. With the plethora of courses available however, how does one distinguish a credible course?  Check out the following 5 tips: