Articles about IMD

How to Survive the ‘Marathon’ MBA Course

Jul 29, 2019

Returning to the classroom after a lengthy spell in the workforce can be a daunting challenge. Loved ones, students and business schools can be a source of support

MBA Return on Investment: Intangible Returns Beyond a Big Salary Boost

Jun 19, 2019

Financial ROI is important, but today’s thinking has it that there’s far more nuanced and intangible returns that you get from an MBA

Age Just a Number as Older Candidates Flock to MBAs

Feb 11, 2019

As we live and work longer, and employment becomes more insecure because of automation, experienced professionals are coming back to business school in their late 30s

Europe Enjoys a Boom in MBA Applications at America’s Expense

Jan 03, 2019

The continent’s shorter courses, cheaper fees, more international cohorts, and progressive visa rules are increasingly attractive to would-be MBAs

MBA Applications: What to do When You Are Waitlisted

Dec 11, 2018

Being placed on a waitlist is stressful, but there are things to do to boost your chances of admission

Do you Need a High GPA to Get Into a Top MBA?

Nov 05, 2018

A GPA below 3.5 can stymy applications to the top schools, but there are ways to offset poor college grades

Experiential Learning: Better than the MBA Case Study?

Jun 06, 2018

Business schools are extending the MBA classroom to the real world, helping students hone skills, network and sometimes, land jobs

Europe: The Next MBA Frontier for Americans?

Jan 17, 2018

As tuition in the US increases and visa policies strain employment prospects, some students are looking to places like Europe for their MBA.

Managing and Marketing the Future with an MBA

Oct 05, 2016

MBA programs in biotechnology are generating more and more interest, as those in the scientific fields want to build out their business skills

MBA Rankings: What You Need to Know

Sep 06, 2016

How different rankings work and what they can tell you about business schools and MBA programs

Making Connections: Building a Community During Your MBA

Aug 08, 2016

Creating relationships is an essential part of the MBA experience. Here’s how to do it.

MBA Admissions Test Choice: GRE or GMAT?

Feb 16, 2016

More schools than ever are offering applicants a choice between taking the GRE and taking the GMAT. But many admissions directors say they still prefer the trusty old GMAT.

Standing Apart from a Highly Competitive MBA Applicant Group

Dec 01, 2015

Three admissions consultants analyze the chances of an Indian male who wants to go into nonprofit management

Western Business Schools Find Promise in China’s MBA Market

May 06, 2015

There are a growing number of joint MBAs offered in China. But western business schools entering the market there face challenges.

Best of 2013: Most-Viewed Business Schools

Jan 16, 2014

What business schools were popular in 2013? Hint: they're not the ones you'd expect