We often seek the assistance of students and alumni in answering questions for applicants. Babson has a team of qualified graduate assistants that assists in the interview process. We utilize current students and alumni in offering on-campus events for applicants Visitor Programs, Welcome Day, outreach, and in the yield process congratulatory phone calls, yield dinners. As we believe current students and alumni are our best recruiters, we ensure prospects have easy contact with the community.
What is your favorite place to travel to recruit business students? My two favorites are likely Istanbul and Paris. I learn so much about how culture affects business and vice versa. Domestically, I really enjoy traveling to San Francisco and New York City, where I find the hustle and bustle and passion for entrepreneurship and finance contagious.
What one thing do you love about your city or campus? Most of my classmates are well travelled, either through their interests or careers. Theres also a strong emphasis on people who demonstrate actionable success rather than just academic strengths. Naveen: Thank you. The average GMAT for my class is The application will be considered in its entirety GMAT, undergrad, career experiences.
Naveen: Yes. Babson offers merit scholarships. Naveen: 1. Try to convey what you really think, not what the adcom wants to hear Just because Babson is 1 in entrepreneurship, don't try to present average stories that you think will position you well in the eyes of the adcom.
Focus on your best stories that will make you stand out. As a general rule, a typical essay format would consist of an opening paragraph, three main paragraphs, and one concluding paragraph. Students should stick to the standard personal essay format.
The given outline holds true for all personal essay topics, unless otherwise stated. Kellogg takes great pride in identifying candidates who have really self-reflected on what they want and how Kellogg will get them there. Tell us about a time you have demonstrated leadership and created lasting value. What challenges did you face, and what did you learn?
How have you grown in the past? How do you intend to grow at Kellogg? Do you expect your MBA to happen to you, or do you expect to drive the type of MBA experience that leaves your classmates wishing they had more time with you? The Kellogg experience is only as unique as the collective contribution of the class, and this means that Kellogg is trying to uncover your capacity to lead and participate in this collective experience during school and beyond as a Kellogg alumni.
This is an opportunity to tell a story.
Go beyond grades and scores to showcase your innovation, drive, tenacity, leadership potential, and collaboration.
What challenges did you face, and what did you learn? Boston is an incredible city to pursue higher education, especially graduate business school. I struggled to cope with the pace and intensity of the program in the first semester. We look for candidates with business and nonbusiness backgrounds and students seeking to make a positive impact, both economically and socially. These are chronological approach, flashback sequence, and reflective mode. I often think people only focus on inside the classroom and quantitative courses like Finance, Accounting, and Statistics.
How do you involve current students or alumni in the admissions process? As I mentioned earlier, the class is highly international.
Looking back, it has been a true test by fire, but I think that I will look back and feel proud that I made it through. Analysis can be a challenging thing to tackle when you are first starting to learn how to write essays, but it is well worth persevering with because it will make your essays much more worthwhile and readable. While most schools work 4 days weeks even in the first semester, Babson worked 5 days every week with classes per day and BCAP consulting project from Mod 2.
How does leading in this manner align with your personal values? Committee meetings take place three to four times per year depending on the program, and electronically for programs focused on working professionals.