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Jayein toh Jayein kahaan 2020: Top MBA Colleges

Jayein toh Jayein kahaan 2020: Top MBA Colleges A student seeking my advice on which MBA institute should he join said “Sir, if I were your nephew then after considering all factors which out of these three institutes would you recommend?” There is always a dilemma when it comes to choosing an MBA institute because a wrong choice of institute could very easily lead to a poor career growth or waste of money or both. Unfortunately, most rankings do not consider the student’s point of view and have a low weight for one of the most important criteria –...

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De-coding Success in GD-PI

Majority of good Indian B-Schools use group discussion and personal interview (GD-PI) as an integral selection tool in the admissions. The entrance test, academic scores and work experience enlist the criteria to get qualified for interview call; the final selection largely depends on your performance in the final rounds of GD-PI. The brightest of the lot with high scores in entrance test and academics get nervous during group discussion and one to one personal interviews. Moreover, the lack of awareness and understanding of what the GD-PI panel is looking for and how to prepare for the discussions and interview...

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Top B-Schools where you can still apply through CAT

You are advised to not only apply to B-Schools where the cut-offs are around or a little more than what you have scored, but also to some where the cut-offs are less than your score. The cut-offs listed below are for General Category. In colleges where NC-OBC, SC and ST reservations exist, please reduce the cut-offs by 10%, 20% and 30% respectively to get the category cut-offs. Continue to read about Top B-Schools where you can still apply through CAT/XAT/CMAT   B-School     Last Date     Expected Cut-off (Percentile)      Our Rating     Avg Sal 2019/2020(lacs per year)     JBIMS Mumbai (MMS/MSc Fin)     Through Mah-CET....

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5 Mantras to Master the Interview

With CAT results declared, MBA aspirants now need to gear up for the 2nd round of the selection process- WAT/PI. Similarly, those with an NMAT score of over 208 can expect calls from all NM institutes and those with around 195+ can expect calls from NM Bangalore and Hyderabad. With other results to be declared soon, you must have a fair idea about which colleges you could expect a call from. Now, is the time to focus on Personality Development Classes to ensure a good performance in the interview stage. But the misconception that  many students have is that they can afford to...

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Manzilien Aur Bhi Hain- PGDBA Preparation Strategy

Does the MBA season come to an end after XAT/TISS-NET? No, besides CMAT and MH-CET, there is still one more exam that MBA aspirants can look at- PGDBA. Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics, alias PGDBA is a unique 2 year program offered in the field of Business Analytics in collaboration by IIM Calcutta, IIT Kharagpur and ISI Kolkata. This program is ideal for those seeking a career in the field of analytics. Candidates for this course are selected on the basis of PGDBA written Entrance Exam and PI. If you have written CAT, then clearing the PGDBA cut-off...

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About GP

Gautam Puri

GP describes his academic performance early in life as pathetic. With scores of 61% in Xth and 65% in XIIth, he was always at the bottom of the class. For students, he is an aptitude guru who simplifies fundamentals, problem solving, and test taking strategy. GP loves driving & has been part of Raid-de- Himalayas off road adventure. An IIM B alumnus, GP is one of the core founders of CL.

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