missionmba on January 4th, 2009

New year started on a good note.. I came back after a vacation and the first thing I did after entering my room was to connect to the internet and check my mail. (Hadn’t checked for last 36 hours) And there it was!! The holy mail inviting me for an interview on Jan 9. πŸ™‚ […]

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missionmba on December 20th, 2008

After much thought and careful consideration, the admissions committee has decided to place your name on the waiting list for admission to the Tuck Class of 2011. Since Tuck puts very few people on the waitlist, you should view this as a positive response to your application. Well.. with no interview call, I was not […]

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missionmba on December 18th, 2008

Not sure what to make out of it.. I got shortlisted for an interview.. ( Not many international students got an invite) I had as good an interview as it could be.. And after all this, this is the result!!. Feeling shattered! Waiting for another blow in next 24 hours with Tuck results coming up.

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missionmba on December 14th, 2008

Some followers of this blog and a couple of Pagalguy members have asked me on my “tips” for Fuqua essays in particular. Now, I am not sure whether I am qualified enough to give any tips (5 more days before i get to know about it πŸ˜€ ), but I can surely discuss my take […]

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missionmba on December 9th, 2008

I submitted the Emory Appliucation earlier today.. Could not meet their recommended deadline (Dec 8 ) for international studdents. πŸ™ My prcrastination and office-workload together share the blame for this. Even today, the application won’t be considered complete. My recommenders have got the links earlier today and in all probabilities would be submitting within next […]

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missionmba on December 3rd, 2008

Had my Fuqua interview yesterday.. As I had posted earlier, the school had offered me a telephonic interview with a Delhi-based alum, but fortunately, the interviewer was interested in a face-to-face interview too.(Putting myself in his shoes, if I were to choose a candidate for my alma-mater,I too would prefer to meet him in person […]

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missionmba on December 1st, 2008

Submitted my ISB submission today. Some confusion was there about the submission deadlne time. Had got a mail from the adcom stating that The deadline for submitting your online application is 11:59:59 of Dec 1, 2008 (IST) AFAIK, if you do not state AM/PM, the time should be taken to be in 24 hours format, […]

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missionmba on November 25th, 2008

After a long dry spell of no calls (rather no updates), suddenly I got two interview calls inΒ last 10 hours. Fuqua finds my application interesting enough to extend an alum-interview invite to me. And this time, I surely have reasons to be happier, because this is my first adcom-initiated interview. πŸ™‚ Folks, pray for me!! […]

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missionmba on November 24th, 2008

Feeling so happy!! Just got my first interview call!! I had submitted a request for an applicant-initiated initerview with Goizueta Business School. And they have decided to meet me this Saturday. πŸ™‚ Now, this call is surely not unexpected.. When they’re shortlisting on basis of GMAT score and resume, I was almost sure that I’d […]

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missionmba on November 20th, 2008

We have received all necessary materials to consider your Duke MBA application complete for our Round 1. You will receive notification of an admission decision by December 19, 2008. Please keep us updated on any changes to your addresses. If you need to update your E-mail address, please be sure to update your online application […]

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