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10 simple tips to crack the GRE GMAT and SAT

May 22, 2011 by app2usadvisor  
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1. Opt for a morning slot: Most people are more alert and efficient in the mornings. The brain is relatively tired in the afternoon. A heavy lunch and feeling sleepy could bring down your GRE GMAT or TOEFL score drastically.

2. Visit the exam center on the previous day: This [...]

MS in Financial Engineering

June 10, 2008 by app2usadvisor  
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Financial Engineering is a multidisciplinary field involving financial theory, engineering fundamentals, mathematics and computer programming. Students of Financial Engineering learn to employ finance and computer modeling skills to make pricing, hedging, trading and portfolio management decisions. Graduates of the Master’s in Financial Engineering can pursue careers in Investment Banking, Corporate Strategy, [...]

Phone interviews for MBA admissions

May 17, 2008 by app2usadvisor  
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Most of the top business schools tend to conduct a phone interview for the short-listed candidates. The interview is not to test the applicant’s knowledge but a general discussion aimed to understand the candidate better and to determine if the applicant is really interested in that business school.

Some of the commonly [...]

US News MBA rankings – 2009

April 18, 2008 by app2usadvisor  
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The 2009 US News Business Rankings (ranked in 2008) are now available. The premium login for $14.95 will allow you to compare schools and see extensive profiles.

Here are the top 25 Business Schools:
1 Harvard University Boston, MA
1 Stanford University Stanford, CA
3 U Penn (Wharton) Philadelphia, PA
4 MIT(Sloan) Cambridge, MA
4 Northwestern University (Kellogg) Evanston, [...]

Chicago MBA at Singapore

March 30, 2008 by app2usadvisor  
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Now you can get a prestigious Chicago GSB Executive MBA at Singapore. The Executive MBA is a 21 month program. The program begins in June and runs for 21 months. In each quarter 2 courses are offered and face to face classes are conducted for 2 weeks during a quarter. The faculty at [...]

Third round MBA applications

February 16, 2008 by app2usadvisor  
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Unlike BS, MS or PhD applications, there are usually three deadlines for MBA applications. Applications received by each deadlines are evaluated in one batch. You are restricted to apply in one round only. A large number of admissions are offered in the first round. So the probability of admission reduces significantly in the [...]

PhD in Finance

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PhD program in Finance equips students with knowledge in the theoretical and empirical tools of finance. The degree prepares students for careers in research and teaching or for the corporate world in the areas of Corporate Finance, International Finance, Portfolio Management, etc. Candidates with a PhD in Finance are [...]

Reporting GRE GMAT and TOEFL scores for free

October 11, 2007 by app2usadvisor  
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On the day of the GRE GMAT and TOEFL tests, there is an option to report your score to upto 4 Universities for free. This is a significant opportunity to save a lot of dollars if you plan ahead.

Identify ten Universities where you would like to apply. Then identify [...]

MS in Finance


The MS in Finance program is offered by some of the large Business Schools. The degree is designed for students who may want to specialize in Finance but do not want to go through the hassles and expenditures of an MBA program.
The courses provide detailed knowledge of the policies, principles, and techniques involved in [...]

Spring MBA admissions

July 15, 2007 by app2usadvisor  
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Most MBA programs in US offer admission to full-time MBA only in fall. However a few Business schools offer spring admissions. The deadlines for spring intake is during August to October. Here is a list of MBA programs that offer admissions in spring semester: 

Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester 
Illinois State University  
Eastern Kentucky University 

Illinois State University [...]

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