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ISB 2019 Intake Class of 2020: Calling all applicants

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Can somebody also shed some light on how is the scholarship awarded and what is the probability of somebody getting one? What was the minimum score(I have seen a 740 getting a full waiver) to which merit based scholarship was provided last year or stats like that?


My friend who has a 760 got 15% last year

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That means 5 lacs? Seems pretty low for a 760 guy.


I may be repeating the obvious but there is nothing like "5 lacs for a 760 guy"...there are so many factors that go into the decision. I know of guys whow didn't even get an admit with similar scores.

Generally speaking, AFAIK, ISB is not very scholarship friendly.
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What time were the results declared last year around? Anybody has any idea?
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What time were the results declared last year around? Anybody has any idea?


Around 11 PM

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What time were the results declared last year around? Anybody has any idea?


Around 11 PM

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So the ISB website claims that the result will be declared November 2018, ie: this month.

Not sure why folks are presuming that it will be Nov 15 specifically, unless they know something that is not mentioned online.
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So the ISB website claims that the result will be declared November 2018, ie: this month.

Not sure why folks are presuming that it will be Nov 15 specifically, unless they know something that is not mentioned online.


They confirmed in the info session that happened at Ggn

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So the ISB website claims that the result will be declared November 2018, ie: this month.

Not sure why folks are presuming that it will be Nov 15 specifically, unless they know something that is not mentioned online.


They confirmed in the info session that happened at Ggn

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And it is mentioned on the application portal as well.

https://pgpapp.isb.edu/User/Default.aspx ------> Admission Important Dates
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Had a small doubt:

I got the interview call 3 days before the interview. Does that rank me lower to applicants who got the calls 5-7 days prior?

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Had a small doubt:

I got the interview call 3 days before the interview. Does that rank me lower to applicants who got the calls 5-7 days prior?

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No. That means ISB is really interested in your profile!
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Had a small doubt:

I got the interview call 3 days before the interview. Does that rank me lower to applicants who got the calls 5-7 days prior?

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No. That means ISB is really interested in your profile!


Why? I mean by what logic
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Why? I mean by what logic


If they wouldn't have been interested then would you have received an invite?


No you said really interested. I thought you meant more interested than others lol

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I see anxiety is really getting to people here. I am anxious too. All the best to everyone. 3 more days to go.
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Hey Everyone,

I see everyone is nervous and anxious.
We have dedicated a separate chatroom for ISB.
Please follow the following link for ISB chat room.
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I see anxiety is really getting to people here. I am anxious too. All the best to everyone. 3 more days to go.



All the best!!!

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Resurfacing the discussion about fees - How credible is the source that says fees will be hiked this year? I see PGP Pro and PGPMAX have the same fees this year as it was the year before that. Don't see any reason why PGP should see a hike.

Also, in 2012 fees was 20L + taxes with average package of 18 LPA. Last year 35L + taxes with average package of 22 LPA seems like a red flag to me. This pattern is pretty consistent over the years. How do ISB hopefuls feel about this?
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Resurfacing the discussion about fees - How credible is the source that says fees will be hiked this year? I see PGP Pro and PGPMAX have the same fees this year as it was the year before that. Don't see any reason why PGP should see a hike.

Credible- Not at all. those all are just speculations !!!

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Also, in 2012 fees was 20L + taxes with average package of 18 LPA. Last year 35L + taxes with average package of 22 LPA seems like a red flag to me. This pattern is pretty consistent over the years. How do ISB hopefuls feel about this?

I think almost everyone will agree that a fee hike wont do any justice, given that median salary has not changed much!
Also, with the ever increasing class size, I am not much hopeful of any increase in mean salary.
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Is a candidate eligible for ISB if he has already graduated this year?

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Also, in 2012 fees was 20L + taxes with average package of 18 LPA. Last year 35L + taxes with average package of 22 LPA seems like a red flag to me. This pattern is pretty consistent over the years. How do ISB hopefuls feel about this?

I think almost everyone will agree that a fee hike wont do any justice, given that median salary has not changed much!
Also, with the ever increasing class size, I am not much hopeful of any increase in mean salary.


Well, fees has already went from 26 to 34 in a time span of 2-3 years which is pretty significant hike in itself.

Forget mean salary since it is driven by a lot of factors. What is worrisome is that 85% of the class gets placed at less than 25 lakhs(an alumni from co2017 told me this). And 50% at less than 20.
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Is a candidate eligible for ISB if he has already graduated this year?



Yes, you can apply through ISB YLP if you have not graduated.

As per ISB "Pre-final and Final Year under graduate and post graduate college students are eligible to apply to the YLP. Graduates can apply directly to the PGP."

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