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Calling all Sloan MIT Applicants (2016 Intake) Class of 2018!!

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New post 09 Nov 2015, 21:05
rafgimenes wrote:
I got 5 views on my video essay today... this seems strange.

Well, I think a ding is gonna come sooner or later, since all the Brazilians were invited last week and Admissions would not be in Sao Paulo for 2 weeks, I guess.



I actually got an invite earlier this afternoon. It seems they are definitely still reviewing, so don't give up hope just yet.

Best of luck all.

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New post 09 Nov 2015, 21:08
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rafgimenes wrote:
I got 5 views on my video essay today... this seems strange.

Well, I think a ding is gonna come sooner or later, since all the Brazilians were invited last week and Admissions would not be in Sao Paulo for 2 weeks, I guess.



I actually got an invite earlier this afternoon. It seems they are definitely still reviewing, so don't give up hope just yet.

Best of luck all.


Could you please tell which country are you from?

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has anyone actually completed their interview yet? care to share your experience?


I had interview last week, it was pretty short around 30 mins? It went faster than I expected, I felt nervous when all my prepared stories spoke out and fortunately AO didn't ask other questions and went back to introduce Sloan, the rest half time AO talked a lot about Sloan. No idea good or bad.

AO is nice BTW and just relax. Good Luck!

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Dear MIT,

Stop sending me info session invites. Just send me your decision on the interview already!

Thanks,
An Anxious Applicant

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gadela wrote:
has anyone actually completed their interview yet? care to share your experience?


I had interview last week, it was pretty short around 30 mins? It went faster than I expected, I felt nervous when all my prepared stories spoke out and fortunately AO didn't ask other questions and went back to introduce Sloan, the rest half time AO talked a lot about Sloan. No idea good or bad.

AO is nice BTW and just relax. Good Luck!


Thanks for sharing! Any others have a debrief to share?

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New post 10 Nov 2015, 11:16
Dinged. Logged into my application and saw the status update.

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New post 10 Nov 2015, 11:20
Me too lol good luck to the rest!! Hope you guys have better luck :D!

"Dear Mr. ,

The Admissions Committee of the MIT Sloan MBA program has considered your application and has regretfully concluded that we cannot offer you a place in the incoming class.

This year, approximately 4,000 candidates will compete for 350 places in the MIT Sloan Class of 2018. Since we have so few spaces to offer, the challenge is selecting not only academically and professionally qualified applicants, but also the very strongest candidates from a field of extraordinarily talented individuals.

We realize this news comes as a disappointment. However, we do hope that you will accept our best wishes for your success.

Sincerely,



Rod Garcia
Senior Director of Admissions

P.S. Unfortunately, due to the size of our staff and pool of applicants, we are unable to conduct post-evaluative interviews."

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Dinged. Logged into my application and saw the status update.

Same here.

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Ding....
good luck with your applications!

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New post 10 Nov 2015, 11:28
MIT at least informed us quite early, I give it props. Well maybe one day I will go to MIT as a professor LOL will make sure I overcharge them on salary & research grants & fellowship & everything else!

Please update your profile if you hear any news....either way! Thanks :)

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New post 10 Nov 2015, 11:29
Dinged here. Good luck to everyone else. 760/4.0.

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Dinged.


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Dinged here. Good luck to everyone else. 760/4.0.


Really?! Man you just made me feel better lol....... good luck on the other apps!

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Dinged. whatever. At least they didn't do it on a friday afternoon

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Dinged. I'm over it. Good luck to those with interviews.

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Dinged! Awesome! We have SOME news finally! $250 well spent, earning in a third world country

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Dinged... Signing off from this thread.. :)

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Dinged.. Perhaps the only sunny side would be if the MIT promotional mails stop hereon!!
All the best to those shortlisted for interviews!

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Oh yeah those fkn e-mails LOL going to unsubscribe right now

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New post 10 Nov 2015, 13:16
Yay! First ding.

Totally confused by this process. I did more research for this school than any other (attended 5 events, spoke with multiple students, had my resume reviewed by a student, etc.), and I felt my application was very strong. Yet I get an interview at HSW and am dinged here.

That said, I was consistently unimpressed by the admissions committee (from the lack of transparency to the quality of events to the dreaded emails). And the campus is pretty much just a building away from most of MIT. Moving forward thinking that this is a good thing!

:)

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