Posts Tagged ‘international student’

What Should You Do If You Can’t Visit B-Schools in Person? [A COVID-19 Special]

By - Apr 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

A desirable part of the application process to b-schools is the on-campus visit. The visit usually has two purposes: (1) help prospects clarify their own impressions of the school and either build enthusiasm or, conversely, help rule certain programs out; and (2) demonstrate interest in the...

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International MBA Applicants and COVID-19: Risks & Opportunities [Short Video]

By - Apr 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

We are in the midst of a worldwide pandemic that will force us to make choices we have never faced before. In this video, I talk through some potential risks and advantages of applying during what has become an extraordinary admissions cycle. Only you can...

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ETS Announces At-Home TOEFL and GRE

By - Apr 12, 18:00 PM   Comments [0]

According to the ETS website, the TOEFL iBT™ Special Home Edition and GRE™ General Test at-home solutions are now accessible to international test-takers who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. These tests are currently available wherever the computer-delivered TOEFL iBT™ and GRE General test are usually...

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Purdue MBA Now STEM-Designated: Great News for Int’l Students

By - Feb 16, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Purdue Krannert’s Employment Report for the class of 2018 included an interesting statistic: while 80.6% of the graduating class had found employment (presumably within 3 months of graduating), there was a jarring dichotomy in that number. When broken down into those graduates with permanent U.S. work authorization...

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Michigan Ross Announces Its New STEM MBA Track

By - Feb 11, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

When The Wall Street Journal reported the fifth straight year of declining MBA applications from international applicants in October 2019, many wondered (once again!) whether this was the end of the line for the U.S. MBA programs. Well, the phoenix has risen from the ashes as the...

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New York University’s Stern MBA is Now STEM OPT Eligible

By - Feb 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

NYU’s Stern School of Business full-time MBA program is now a STEM-OPT-certified program, making graduates eligible for up to 36 months of STEM OPT work experience in the U.S. after graduation while remaining on their F1 student visas. New York University’s Stern MBA is Now STEM...

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Last Chance to Register: Get Accepted to INSEAD!

By - Feb 4, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Attention applicants: time is running out to register for our free webinar, Get Accepted to INSEAD! This is your chance to get expert admissions guidance – all for free. Accepted’s founder, Linda Abraham, will share strategies you can put straight to use in your application, and she’ll...

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Top MBA Programs Get STEM-Certified to Attract Int’l Students

By - Dec 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a question for all MBA applicants: what do you do if the product you are selling suddenly becomes significantly less appealing to your international markets? Evolving conditions have made your customers doubt your product is worth as much as you are charging, and fewer...

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All About the IELTS [Episode 319]

By - Jul 14, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Ben Worthington, Creator of IELTSPodcast [Show Summary] Ben Worthington is an IELTS master, and he talks in great detail about the various sections of the test and how to prepare for them, as well as what to do if you can’t seem to break...

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A Conversation About Today’s MBA Marketplace [Episode 317]

By - Jun 30, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Interview with Marco De Novellis, editor at BusinessBecause [Show Summary] In today’s podcast, we hear from Marco De Novellis, the editor of BusinessBecause, a company that takes seriously the approaching of being a “champion of applicants,” educating them about everything they need to know about the MBA application...

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