Tuck MBA Essay Questions Analysis- 2016-17

Essays :  Like last year, applicants will response to two required essays. However,  Tuck has recently made changes to their first required goals  essay that focuses on global approach. Also, the second required essay, the longstanding essay about a meaningful leadership experience has been replaced with more of a focus on diversity. Here are important dates : Key Application Dates: Application and LORs* due Applicant-initiated interview complete Admissions Decision Early Action Round 10/5/16 10/31/16 12/16/16 November Round 11/2/16 11/11/16 2/10/17 January Round 1/4/17 1/31/17 3/10/17 April Round 4/5/17 4/5/17 5/12/17 1st Round Consortium*** 10/15/16 10/31/16 12/16/16 2nd Round Consortium*** 1/5/17 … Continue reading

UT Austin McCombs MBA Essay Questions Analysis – 2016-17

There is no major change in the essay prompts of this year. Like last year, McCombs business school asks its applicants to write two required essays and one optional essay. However, both the essays have been tweaked a little bit.  Also, one of the communication methods (about.me option) for the first question has been dropped. MBA application deadlines Round 1: Application deadline: October 11, 2016 at 11:59pm CT,   Decision date: December 20, 2016 Round 2: Application deadline: January 10, 2017 at 11:59pm CT,  Decision date: March 29, 2017 Round 3: Final application deadline: April 4, 2017 at 11:59pm CT, Decision … Continue reading

Emory / Goizueta MBA Essay Questions Tips 2016-17

The essay prompts for this year’s application remain unchanged from the prior year. Like last year, applicants are asked to respond to four brief required prompts. They can also write an optional essay. However, re-applicants are asked to answer three additional essay prompts (one more than last year). Emory Goizueta 2016-17  MBA Application Deadlines: Application Deadline  Decision Notification  Round 1 October 14, 2016 December 1, 2016 Round 2* November 11, 2016 January 26, 2017 Round 3** January 4, 2017 March 3, 2017 (Domestic and One-Year Int’l) March 10, 2017 (2 Year International) Round 4 March 10, 2017 Rolling (One-Year) April … Continue reading

Ross Essay Questions Analysis 2016-17

The University of Michigan  Ross School of Business has released its essay questions and deadlines for the 2016-17 application cycle.Like last two years, Ross requires its applicants to write two essays;however, instead of 800 words for the two essays (400 words each), they now have to answer these two questions in only 650 words. Dates & Deadlines: Application Deadline Decisions Announced     Round 1 October 03, 2015 December 16, 2015 Round 2 January 02, 2016 March 17, 2016 Round 3 March 20, 2016 May 12, 2016 Admissions Criteria: “The Admissions Committee seeks to bring together talented students from a broad … Continue reading

UNC Kenan Flagler MBA Essay Questions Analysis 2016-17

Like last two years, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School requires only one required essay and three optional   essay questions for the 2016-2017 MBA application season. Application Deadlines Round 1 (early action) Application due: October 14, 2016 Decision released: December 12, 2016 Round 2 Application due: December 2, 2016 Decision released: January 30, 2017 Round 3 Application due: January 13, 2017 Decision released: March 13, 2017 Round 4 Application due: March 10, 2017 Decision released: April 24, 2017 The first cycle, October 14, 2016, is the Early Action round. Early Action is an option for applicants who know for certain that they … Continue reading

ISB Essay Questions Analysis – 2016-17

 ISB  has reduced its required essay questions for its  Post Graduate Programme in Management from three to two. ISB Application Deadlines: Cycle 1 Application Deadline: October 15, 2016 Offer Date: December 05, 2016 Cycle 2 Application Deadline: January 15, 2017 Offer Date: March 5, 2017 Non-Indian Passport Holders Application Deadline: January 15, 2017 Interview: within 30 days of application Offer Date: within 3 weeks of interview Selection Criteria Each applicant to the Post Graduate Programme in Management at the Indian School of Business is holistically evaluated on the following parameters: Ø Academic Credentials Ø Leadership Potential Ø Personal Attributes Essay Topics. Like other … Continue reading

Booth Essay Questions Analysis ( Evening Program) – 2015 -16

EVENING MBA- 2.5 TO 3 YEARS Chicago Booth Evening MBA Program admits new students four times per year, for the Autumn, Winter, Spring, and Summer quarters.  Application Deadlines:  Quarter      Application Due LAUNCH *    Classes Start Winter 2016 Friday, October 9, 2015 December 10, 11, and 12 January 4 Spring 2016 Friday, January 8, 2016 March 17, 18, and 19 March 28 Summer 2016 Friday, April 8, 2016 June 9, 10, and 11 June 20 Autumn 2016 Friday, July 1, 2016 September 8, 9, and 10 September 22 For more information on the application process , click here: http://www.chicagobooth.edu/programs/evening/admissions/apply Evaluation Criteria:The Admissions … Continue reading

UT Austin McCombs Essay Questions Analysis -2015-16

    Application Deadlines: Round 1: Application deadline: October 13, 2015 at 11:59pm CT, decision date: December 17, 2015 Round 2: Application deadline: January 12, 2016 at 11:59pm CT, decision date: March 29, 2016 Round 3: Final application deadline: March 31, 2016 at 11:59pm CT, decision date: May 12, 2016 You may review the 2015-2016 Applications Essay Topics here.  Essay 1: At The University of Texas at Austin, what starts here changes the world. You are at the Texas MBA Orientation for the Class of 2018, meeting your cohort for the first time. Please introduce yourself to your new classmates, including … Continue reading

Emory Essay Questions Analysis 2015-16

Emory Goizueta 2016 MBA Application Deadlines: Application Deadline  Decision Notification   Round 1   October 09, 2015  December 3, 2015  Round 2*  November 13, 2015  January 28, 2016  Round 3**  January 8, 2016 March 3, 2016 (Domestic) March 11 (International)  Round 4  March 11, 2016  May 13, 2016 Like last year, Goizueta Business School requires applicants to write four essays  for the school’s full-time MBA Program. (4 required and 1 optional). The structure of the essays remains the same. However, these essay questions have been tweaked a little bit. The first question (goals essay) no longer includes ‘back up plan’ of 200 … Continue reading

Tepper Essay Questions Analysis 2015-16

Dates & Deadlines                           Application Deadliness           Decision Notification Round 1         Oct. 5, 2015                                     December 15                                       Round 2         Jan. 4, 2016                                      March 23 Round 3     Mar. 15, 2016                                          May 16  Round 4     May 1                                                     June 1   For Tepper MBA essay questions and recommendations questions, click here :  http://tepper.cmu.edu/prospective-students/masters/mba/admissions/apply/essays-and-recommendations    Like last year, Tepper has asked two questions with 300 word limits. In addition, they … Continue reading