missionmba on March 26th, 2009

I was going through my blog’s dashboard today, when an old draft caught my eye and I was reminded of a promise that I made ¬†right at the start of apping-process last year. Recognizing my efforts on this blog, Clearadmit had offered me a free sample of their school guide for The Fuqua School of […]

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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 ūüėÄ ), but I can surely discuss my take […]

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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 in¬†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. ūüôā Folks, pray for me!! […]

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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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missionmba on November 16th, 2008

A couple of regular readers of this blog have dropped me mails asking me for the updates at my end. I agree that I was missing in action for quite some time. The reason for this is that there has been no significant update on the apping or result front for me since my last […]

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missionmba on October 27th, 2008

The Duke MBA : Application: Submitted          Submitted Date: 10/27/2008 4:12:00 PM E.S.T. With this, my submission count rises to two. Darden next.. due in another 24 hours..

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missionmba on July 23rd, 2008

Well, I now believe that I’m down to my final list of Bschools that I’m targetting.. As I said some time back, after the applying the no-cosignor criterion, there were very few schools left on my list..¬† I thought of¬†expanding¬†my list a bit..¬†¬†This resulted in some weird school-combinations on my expanded list.. And many of […]

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