Cracking the Business School Study Code
The growing numbers of students who are taking some management courses are increasing because they are always high in demand. It is true given the growth rate of business school in Asia where students apply in millions to different management course to land good jobs for themselves. Currently, about 12.5 million students and professors are part of this growing business education market.
Going for Management:
|1||NUS Business School, National University of Singapore|
|2||Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) – University of Sri Jayewardenepura|
|3||INSEAD – Asia Campus|
|4||Universiti Malaya – University of Malaya Graduate School of Business (UMGSB)|
|5||HKUST Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Business School||6||University of Colombo||7||Nanyang Technological University (NTU) – Nanyang Business School||8||Indian School of Business Management and Administration (ISBM)|
|9||University of Kelaniya – Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies|
|10||Fudan University – School of Management|
If it is your wish to pursue a management course, doing an MBA will open a sea of opportunities for you in major disciplines. Disciplines like HR, marketing, finance, IT and operations. If you don’t want to leave your current job and still want to pursue this degree without fixed hours for study. Then the best option is doing it online or part-time.
As it gives you your own time for studying and attending classes, study materials are available online that can help pass most courses in management studies. You can pursue a regular/full-time/part-time/distance or executive programs if you can’t opt for fixed hours. It is certain that you would not have a dearth of institutes offering these courses. Before you gain entry into a good college, you would have to sit for an entrance examination (GMAT) and prepare well.
The reputed institutes would conduct their tests in a strict system associated with the lesser famous universities. International students from countries where English is a non-native language would also need to take the TOEFL exam. Nevertheless, you can well understand that if you want to gain admission to a good college, you would have to prepare well.
Find The Best College To Study:
If you want to find out the best institutes to study, you can obviously refer to Financial Times ranking or the Forbes Ranking of B-Schools. However, at the same time, you would also have to prepare for the challenge. In India, some institutes conduct their examinations while others follow the procedure of admissions by CAT, MAT, GMAT etc. In addition to these exams, a candidate is also supposed to clear the Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds too. The final merit list of admissions is prepared on the basis of the weighted average of all the three rounds of the selection process.
Just getting an admission into a reputed college isn’t going to be enough. The curriculum of a good B-School is quite demanding. To able to get a good job at the end would require you to excel not just in studies but also in your submissions (thesis, reports, presentations, dissertations). You’ll need to build a good profile and practice hard for the placement season on campus.
Currently, there’s just one portal that provides study material for an overall preparation of placements in B-Schools worldwide – Dongrila. Though it is a startup it has managed to garner sufficient student following in the Asian region.