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# Calling all Said-Oxford Applicants (2015 Intake) Class of 2016

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Welcome to all 2015 applicants applying to Said (Oxford).
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26 Aug 2014, 02:00
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31 Aug 2014, 06:17
Hi ,

I had a query regarding the recommendations for the Said MBA program. I believe there are no specific set of questions in the recommendations , one just needs to type a response with max 5000 characters. So the 5000 characters includes spaces or the response could be 5000 characters excluding spaces? Does one needs to nearly cover the 5000 characters stipulated response? Reason i am asking is , i read on this forum that the recommendations for Indian applicants is an important aspect and one should utilise the max response characters.

Thanks !!

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16 Sep 2014, 05:36
Wouldbecrazy2014 wrote:

Does one needs to nearly cover the 5000 characters stipulated response? Reason i am asking is , i read on this forum that the recommendations for Indian applicants is an important aspect and one should utilise the max response characters.

Thanks !!

I don't think this is true. The recommendation letters I sent in were about 600 words each (4000 characters) and I got in. If your background is weak elsewhere, then maybe using the full quota is important. As always it's the quality rather than the quantity that matters.
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22 Sep 2014, 04:00
 FROM Oxford Admissions Blog: An Italian Summer Written by Jason Salminen, Idropan SCPTwo months ago, our team eagerly boarded a Milan-bound airplane from London to spend what would be a fantastic summer in Italy working with our host company, Idropan, on our Student Consulting Project (‘SCP’). …
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25 Sep 2014, 06:07
Wow !! This page is so dead.. Guys tomorrow is the deadline for the Interview decision Stage 1. Any one got an interview call yet?

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25 Sep 2014, 22:34
Wouldbecrazy2014 wrote:
Wow !! This page is so dead.. Guys tomorrow is the deadline for the Interview decision Stage 1. Any one got an interview call yet?

Not yet! Today is the big day, so let's hope for the best.

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26 Sep 2014, 12:18
Invited. Indian applicant with 11 years experience.

I think there may me many more - just that this thread is not so active!
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27 Sep 2014, 07:00
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Hi Guys,

Got invited to interview yesterday! Deciding on a time slot, anyone else got invites??

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Guys !! Any idea what questions do interviewers ask? Is it completely behavioural or industry specific questions?

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29 Sep 2014, 07:36
Wouldbecrazy2014 wrote:
Guys !! Any idea what questions do interviewers ask? Is it completely behavioural or industry specific questions?

From what I have researched it depends on the interviewer and also if it is an in-person or Skype interview. I do know for sure that it wouldn't be a blind interview and that the interviewer will have access to your app and essays.

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01 Oct 2014, 01:07
Guys !!

Why is this page sooo dead ? I believe this year, very few applicants are applying to Oxford for the MBA program. Nothing much happening or am i missing something?

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01 Oct 2014, 11:32
Bump !!

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02 Oct 2014, 08:18
Wouldbecrazy2014 wrote:
Bump !!

No point in bumping this thread!!

I think there are fewer applicants to Oxford in R1 because of multiple stages. Hopefully it picks up by stage 2!

Btw, Anybody done with the interview yet??

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04 Oct 2014, 03:22
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Arshad88, Wouldbecrazy, and all other Oxford Applicants,

We have a great news for all oxford applicants. Raquel Lison, Associate Director of MBA recruitment at Said, is coming on GMATClub on 13th Oct to chat with us. This is an excellent opportunity to get all your questions/queries clarified from School's admission team member and to learn more about Oxford MBA program. So save the date and do attend this event.

Good Luck !!

Date: October 13, 2014. Monday

University of Oxford: Saïd Business School

Event: Admissions chat with Raquel Lison (Associate Director of MBA recruitment)
Raquel Lison, Associate Director of MBA recruitment, will provide you with an overview of the Oxford MBA programme and explain the different steps in the application process that candidates should take to gain admission to the programme.

Place: GMATClub Chat Room

Timing of the Session: 8.00 AM PDT (4.00 PM British Summer Time) on 13th October 2014.

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04 Oct 2014, 06:55
Finally some action on this thread. Thanks Narenn !!

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Ok, Joining late to the party. In for Rd 2......
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