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ISB interview experiences

ISB interview experience 1   My interview was scheduled on 12 November over Skype at 6 30 AM EST. The interview started 10 minutes late as the panel was on a tea break. When the interview started, I was taken a bit off-guard as I was tole that I would not be able to view the panelist since there was no webcam available at their end. It was tricky as I constantly got the feeling that I was being observed while [...]

ISB PGPPRO PROGRAM

ISB has recently launched an exclusive Weekend Executive-MBA equivalent program created for mid-career working professionals to meet their career goals. The program is called Post Graduate Program in management or PGPPRO for working professionals. For More details Click Here

ISB essays & deadlines 2016 ( 2017 intake)

Here is some news for ISB aspirants looking to apply for class entering in 2017. ISB has opened the application portal. Deadlines for 2017 intake Round 1 deadline: 15 Oct 2016 Round 2 deadline: 15 Jan 2017   Essay topics for 2017 intake Essay 1: If we were to admit just one more candidate to the Postgraduate Programme (PGP) at the ISB, why should it be you? (400 words max) Essay 2: Describe your your short and long term career plans. How does the PGP fit [...]

ISB admissions infosessions 2016

Here is a list of ISB admissions infosessions for this year Contact : pgp@isb.edu, 040-23187474/84/94 PGP Admission Infosession - Pune June 05, 2016 | Sun | 11:00 JW Marriott Hotel, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune, India, 411053 PGP Admission Infosession - Bengaluru June 19, 2016 | Sun | 11:00 ITC Windsor, 25 Windsor Square, Bangalore, India, 560052 PGP Admission Infosession - Delhi June 26, 2016 | Sun | 11:00 WelcomHotel Sheraton, District Centre Saket, New Delhi, India, 110017 Star Faculty Masterclass July 10, [...]

ISB essays 2014-2015

ISB essays for class entering in 2014 ( class of 2015) have been published. ISB has changed the essay questions. A totally new question has been added and essay count has gone up from 3 mandatory to 3 mandatory + 1 optional. Here are the ISB essay questions for 2014-2015 batch ISB essay 1: Attitude, skills and knowledge differentiate people. Elaborate with two examples on how you would differentiate yourself. (300 words max) ISB essay 2: How does the ISB PGP tie-in [...]

ISB deadlines 2013-2014

ISB deadlines for class entering in 2014 ( class of 2015) have been announced. For Indian Passport holders: CYCLE 1 CYCLE 2 Application Deadline September 15, 2013 November 30, 2013 Offer Date November 15, 2013 February 15, 2014 Acceptance Date 15 days from the date of the offer 15 days from the date of the offer International passport holders have rolling admissions. Admissions portal is open now. Last date to apply is 15 Jan 2014.

ISB Interview experience 2012

ISB Interview experience 1 For Class of 2014, Round 1 GMAT score: 740, Reapplicant Profile: 5+ years in semiconductor plus own venture My interview panel comprised of an AdCom member (Male) and an alumnus ( Female) Here are few questions whcih were asked 1. Hockey -> asked everything about my association with Hockey since High School, reasons for Indian Hockey not being able to perform well, discussion stretched for about 5 minutes. 2. Professional Work Experience at Current company --> Since [...]

ISB Interview dates 2012

Following are the tentative interview dates in cycle-1: City Dates Delhi / Mohali 26 - 30 Oct, 2012 Kolkata 2- 4 Nov, 2012 Hyderabad & International 2 Oct - 11 Nov, 2012 There is a possibility of interviewing earlier in Hyderabad, if applications are received much earlier. FINAL DECISION: The final decision will be communicated by Nov 15, 2012. City Dates Delhi / Mohali 17 - 22 Jan, 2013 Kolkata 5 - 7 Jan, 2013 Hyderabad & International Dec 15 - Feb 10, 2013 FINAL DECISION: The final decision will be communicated by Feb 15, 2013.