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A collection of articles from The Red Pen team
on wide ranging topics related to studying abroad

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A collection of articles from The Red Pen team on wide ranging topics related to studying abroad.

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1April2017

Korea – A unique experience for international students with targeted goals

by Originally published in The Hindustan Times

As education consultants in Mumbai, we deal with a lot of students who are looking to explore and diversify their options when it comes to doing their higher studies. While traditionally, students from India have looked to the U.S, U.K, Canada and Australia for their higher education, other destinations like Hong Kong, Singapore, Netherlands and

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4March2017

GMAT or GRE: Which test should I take for business school?

by The Red Pen

A critical component to your business school application are your test scores. While testing doesn’t necessarily work like an entrance exam, it is still significant. Business schools view your GMAT and/or your GRE scores to gauge your academic potential, evaluate your quantitative and verbal skills, as well as to better understand your readiness to be

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20February2017

MBA Interview Prep 4: How to Thank Your Interviewer

by The Red Pen

4th and final article in series By the time you’ve finished your final interview, we are sure you are heaving a huge sigh of relief, thrilled to be done with this long and exhaustive MBA application process. But before you turn off the application part of your brain, there is one last thing you should

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15February2017

MBA Interview Prep 3: Difference between admissions committee and alumni interviews

by The Red Pen

3rd in a 4-part series on MBA interviews Different institutes conduct interviews in different ways, and knowing the format for these interviews beforehand can help you prepare. While all interviews are aimed to learn more about the applicant, in terms of their personality, motivations and whether he or she would thrive in that program, the

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12February2017

Trumped by US education? Consider the Netherlands

by The Red Pen

Originally published in The Hindustan Times Education Supplement In the current political climate many students are looking beyond the US and UK for higher studies abroad. In this case, I would urge such students to consider the Netherlands, which offers a wide range of over 300 bachelor’s degree courses in English for international students. Fees

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