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INSEAD January 2016 Intake (Class of December 2016)

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Ding - advised to improve GMAT and re-apply to get an interview.

Male/30/U.S.-based but Brazilian-born.
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Ding - advised to improve GMAT and re-apply to get an interview.

Male/30/U.S.-based but Brazilian-born.



Hardluck mate!!

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I repeat myself, if your not in a rush, it has a silver lining!!

best!!
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Ding - advised to improve GMAT and re-apply to get an interview.

Male/30/U.S.-based but Brazilian-born.



Sad to hear that man!! I too got a ding but they advised me nothing.. :cry:

Can you tell you gmat score please?
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Just got an interview invite. Russian, AO - AN
So it's not only ding's today. Those who are still waiting, don't get discouraged.
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egsc wrote:
Ding - advised to improve GMAT and re-apply to get an interview.

Male/30/U.S.-based but Brazilian-born.



Sad to hear that man!! I too got a ding but they advised me nothing.. :cry:

Can you tell you gmat score please?


I replied in the thread but don't know if it went through or not.

AO = CT.

640, but had an awful split. I had a hard time breaking 50% in quant. but verbal has always been around 80%-85%.

Been studying about a year and a half with GMAT Prep. & on the forums here with The Guru himself.

Have been working on this application for 5 years, so won't be able to sleep if I don't give it another go. I'm in no rush.
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egsc wrote:
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egsc wrote:
Ding - advised to improve GMAT and re-apply to get an interview.

Male/30/U.S.-based but Brazilian-born.



Sad to hear that man!! I too got a ding but they advised me nothing.. :cry:

Can you tell you gmat score please?


I replied in the thread but don't know if it went through or not.

AO = CT.

640, but had an awful split. I had a hard time breaking 50% in quant. but verbal has always been around 80%-85%.

Been studying about a year and a half with GMAT Prep. & on the forums here with The Guru himself.

Have been working on this application for 5 years, so won't be able to sleep if I don't give it another go. I'm in no rush.



That's the spirit man!! Way to go...Give your best shot at GMAT this time. All the very best to you!!
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Sad to hear that man!! I too got a ding but they advised me nothing.. :cry:

Can you tell you gmat score please?[/quote]

I replied in the thread but don't know if it went through or not.

AO = CT.

640, but had an awful split. I had a hard time breaking 50% in quant. but verbal has always been around 80%-85%.

Been studying about a year and a half with GMAT Prep. & on the forums here with The Guru himself.

Have been working on this application for 5 years, so won't be able to sleep if I don't give it another go. I'm in no rush.[/quote]


That's the spirit man!! Way to go...Give your best shot at GMAT this time. All the very best to you!![/quote]

Appreciate the kind words.

Also, since I know there has been discussion on this board regarding this they make it very clear in the FAQ section for re-application candidates (and maybe all) that they are looking for 70%-75% range in both areas of the GMAT. I had taken 2 math-based courses at a top US-based program and aced them - it wasn't enough.
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Sad to hear that man!! I too got a ding but they advised me nothing.. :cry:

Can you tell you gmat score please?


I replied in the thread but don't know if it went through or not.

AO = CT.

640, but had an awful split. I had a hard time breaking 50% in quant. but verbal has always been around 80%-85%.

Been studying about a year and a half with GMAT Prep. & on the forums here with The Guru himself.

Have been working on this application for 5 years, so won't be able to sleep if I don't give it another go. I'm in no rush.[/quote]


That's the spirit man!! Way to go...Give your best shot at GMAT this time. All the very best to you!![/quote]

Appreciate the kind words.

Also, since I know there has been discussion on this board regarding this they make it very clear in the FAQ section for re-application candidates (and maybe all) that they are looking for 70%-75% range in both areas of the GMAT. I had taken 2 math-based courses at a top US-based program and aced them - it wasn't enough.[/quote]


Bro I have more than 80% in both quants and verbal in GMAT but still a big fat ding!!

The biggest pinching point is that I do not know why I got rejected without an intereview!! It would always be a mystery for me...
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The biggest pinching point is that I do not know why I got rejected without an intereview!! It would always be a mystery for me...


Just a question - did you get admissions consultant help with your application? I really felt like the guy I used put me over the top in selling my story. If I'm not mistaken someone on this very thread said that almost all of the people in his admit class had help as well. May be food for thought!
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PhoenixDreams wrote:

The biggest pinching point is that I do not know why I got rejected without an intereview!! It would always be a mystery for me...


Just a question - did you get admissions consultant help with your application? I really felt like the guy I used put me over the top in selling my story. If I'm not mistaken someone on this very thread said that almost all of the people in his admit class had help as well. May be food for thought!



No.. I didnt hire any consultant for the essays. I wrote them myself. Perhaps I should have hired one!!
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egsc wrote:
PhoenixDreams wrote:

The biggest pinching point is that I do not know why I got rejected without an intereview!! It would always be a mystery for me...


Just a question - did you get admissions consultant help with your application? I really felt like the guy I used put me over the top in selling my story. If I'm not mistaken someone on this very thread said that almost all of the people in his admit class had help as well. May be food for thought!



No.. I didnt hire any consultant for the essays. I wrote them myself. Perhaps I should have hired one!!



It really doesn't seem fair that they did not give you any reason. Perhaps you can ask your AO for more details to get some closure?
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Just got my interview invite. Singapore applicant. Good luck to the rest!!!
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My AO has written that it is against the Insead Policy to disclose what made adcom take this decision.

So no point of asking. They won't tell i think!
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Just got my interview invite. Singapore applicant. Good luck to the rest!!!



Congrats!!!

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[quote="Nishamp"]Just got my interview invite. Singapore applicant. Good luck to the rest!!![/quote


Congratulations!!!

Can you please share your profile and GMAT?
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Just got an invite.

AO JS

American based in China.

Friendly reminder, I compiled some past interview debriefs here:
insead-january-2016-intake-class-of-december-189332-40.html#p1497977

Good luck guys!
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Just received interview invite from JS.

740 GMAT, 6+ work experience in the military and international experience.
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Just received my interview invite. Indian applicant.
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Just received my interview invite. Indian applicant.


Congrats mate!

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