Dana MacFaun is the Director of Graduate Admissions at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. She oversees admissions for both Questrom’s residential MBA programs and their specialized master’s programs. She tells us about the specialized master’s programs that Questrom offers, gives us insight into their admissions processes, and shares some tips on how to prepare for video essays.
In the Shanghai Ranking 2021 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University Rotterdam, ranked #1 in Business Administration. We spoke to Wilfred Mijnhardt, Policy Director at RSM, to learn more about the Shanghai Ranking, how university rankings bring value to students, and tips for students on how to read university rankings.
With an acceptance rate of 30-40%, IE Business School is one of the most competitive schools in the world. We spoke with Pedro Martínez Díez, Manager for Global Recruitment, to understand what a top business school is really looking for in applicants.
In the Social Impact Project during the Master in Management (MIM) program at ESMT Berlin, students serve as pro-bono consultants for a social impact organization of their choice. MIM student Taylar Herman told MASTERGRADSCHOOLS about her Social impact Project, in which she and her team helped Raise Your Voice, an organization based in Saint Lucia that supports and empowers victims of domestic violence. During this unique project, Taylar gained important professional skills, such as cross-cultural communication and leadership, that will allow her to continue making an impact beyond ESMT.
With lower entry requirements, a flexible curriculum and affordable tuition, the University of Tampa is breaking down the traditional barriers to an MBA. We spoke with student Lars-Christian Berg-Hanssen to learn why this demonstrates the school’s belief in its students.