Master’s Admissions

Top video essay tips for your specialized master's program

Top video essay tips for your specialized master’s program

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.

ETS TOEFL® Essentials™ test

Introducing the TOEFL® Essentials™ test

What is the TOEFL® Essentials™ test? “The TOEFL Essentials test is an affordable, convenient, and engaging English language proficiency exam that measures the four core language skills: Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking,” Yasemin explains. (00:30) The test takes around 90 minutes to complete and uses a multistage adaptive format design, which means the test questions …

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The secrets behind the top-ranked Master in Management program in the world

The story behind the top-ranked Master in Management program in the world

The vision of the world’s leading Master in Management program “It didn’t start as a frontrunner, right?” reflects Omid Aschari, who heads up the Master in Strategy and International Management (SIM) program at the University of St.Gallen in Switzerland. “Everything starts small and takes time to come out of obscurity and eventually become the frontrunner.” …

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Armando Cuellar, Nyenrode Master student

How this school uses a real-time “Business Game” in their admissions process

Armando Cuellar Sanchez (El Salvador) – Nyenrode Business University From El Salvador to The Netherlands With a bachelor’s in economics and business, Armando decided to get his master’s degree in The Netherlands to expand his range of opportunities and further develop his career. “In El Salvador, we have a small economy, but it’s really nice…Nevertheless, …

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Masters at Nyenrode Business University

Can you get a master’s without a bachelor’s?

Karthik Natesan (India) – Nyenrode Business University When would a university accept you into a master’s without a bachelor’s? You might assume that having a bachelor’s degree is a necessity for being accepted into a master’s program, but in some cases, universities will accept you into a master’s without a bachelor’s. Instead of a bachelor’s, …

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Ananya Rajpoot, EDHEC Master student

How a co-finance scholarship made Ananya’s journey to EDHEC in France possible

How a scholarship made Ananya’s journey to EDHEC possible “I got acceptance from a lot of good schools,” Ananya tells us, “But the reason I chose EDHEC and haven’t regretted it to date is their support in terms of scholarship. I’m the recipient of the co-finance scholarship from EDHEC and the French embassy in India.” …

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