About Prateek Panda

Prateek is an entrepreneur with a passion for business and business studies. He loves reading, photography, music and is a technology journalist too. He runs a tech news and startup review site, TheTechPanda.com. You can know more about him at About.Me/PrateekPanda
Author Archive | Prateek Panda

MBA at HEC Paris – All You Need To Know as an Applicant

With admission deadlines coming closer, more and more applicants are getting serious about their applications. Along with that, it is also important to choose the right business schools and know more about what they look for in their prospective students. We got in touch with the admissions team at HEC Paris to know more about […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

MISB Bocconi – Everything Like SDA Bocconi, From the Heart of Mumbai

Italy’s top global B-School SDA Bocconi started its two-year MBA programme at Mumbai International School of Business Bocconi (MISB) in Mumbai this July. SDA Bocconi is one of the leading universities in the field of economics and management and among the top 10 European B-schools according to the Financial Times rankings. We have been getting […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Beyond The MBA Hype!

We got our hands on one of the latest books in the market which gives a different perspective to MBA education. Beyond The MBA Hype: A Guide To Understanding And Surviving B-Schools is a guide that dissects every aspect of an international MBA in a candid manner to help aspirants begin their MBA journey with renewed […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Tuck School of Business Application Essays and Deadlines

Tuck School of Business of Dartmouth College has released its admission deadlines and essays. The trend toward fewer application essays this season continues with the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, which has dropped one full essay from last year and is now down to three required, and very straightforward, essay questions: one about […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Letters of Recommendation – Tips

Recommendation letters are a vital element of a business school applicant’s profile because they offer the admissions committees their only truly objective window into the candidate’s abilities. For this reason, recommenders can contribute significantly to a candidate’s chances for success, but only if their letters are written in a credible and compelling manner. Writing Your […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Booth School of Business Application Essays and Deadlines 2012-2013

University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business has announced its admission essays and deadlines for 2012-2013. The overall goal of this application is to evaluate candidates on their ability to handle the Chicago curriculum, contribute to the community, and grow in their careers. Booth Admissions Deadlines Round One Deadline: October 2, 2012 Round Two Deadline: January […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Haas School of Business Application Essays and Deadlines 2012-2013

UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business has released its MBA application essays and deadlines for the Class of 2015. As has been the case with nearly every other top-ranked MBA program this year, Haas has trimmed down its essays, going from six to five required essays in this year’s application, and shortening one from 1,000 to 750 words. Berkeley (Haas) Admissions Deadlines Round […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Get Connected With All The Best Business Schools Via Social Media

Well, it is that time of the year again –  bschool applications, deadlines, application tips, standardized tests, and stress.  LOTS of stress.  But there are PLENTY of resources to bring the stress level down. The internet is a vast resource and it may seem at times that there is an information overload. But the truth […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }

What Are The Key Differences Between a 700 Score and a 760 Score on GMAT

Many a times test takers ask what the real difference is between certain scores on the GMAT. I am taking two reference scores for this post. The reason why I chose 700 and 760 is because I believe these scores will place you in the 95th and 99th percentile and thus is a good base […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

What Does a 700 on the GMAT mean?

Most of those who prepare for GMAT come with a mortal fear of the quantitative section. Probability! Exponents and roots! The entire section seems like a parade of horrors. Most of us commit one big mistake, spending most of our time honing our math skills at the expense of our verbal preparation. Obviously you need to […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }