This girl was not a genius – she had to work extremely hard to make her creations come alive. She was not a creative genius who would lift a brush and paintings would come out. In fact, for the longest time, she did not even know that she had it in her to make it to the best school of design in the world. She was an average student who went to an average school like many million others. She was not good enough to even dream of Parsons, let alone get an admission into the famed institution.
The total cost of doing 2 years full time MBA from top B-Schools varies from $2,30,000 – 1,90,000 which is a huge amount to pay therefore scholarships and loans help students in a substantial way. There is a concise list of scholarships given below.
Preparing for Education Abroad after Grade X
A lot of students from India are increasingly opting to go to top-notch institutes outside their country after their grade XII. Increasingly students are looking at a broad swathe of courses over and beyond engineering – design, humanities, psychology and business are some of the more popular streams these days. However many students still opt for sub-par tier-2 universities and often time do not prepare well for these colleges.
Yes, you can still apply for the top MBA programs in the UK. While the first round deadlines have gone long back, round 3 and onwards are still open.
The honest answer you will never give to all your essay questions is “I don’t know, but will figure out over time”
MBA applications are a hard nut to crack. And with acceptance rates for top schools for highly visible demographics like Indians, Chinese and South Koreans running into very low single digits (like 1-3 %) and competition among some very serious candidates, you need to be extremely differentiated to get in. Starting early helps. Often times, a mentor who is able to look at your application from a different perspective can make a positive difference. However, in general, focus on your strengths and applying to a school that is aligned to your personality works.