Indian School of Business 2014-2015 Deadlines, Essay Topics

The Indian School of Business has announced the following deadlines and essay questions (found within the online application) as part of the 2014-2015 admissions season.

Cycle 1

Deadline: September 15, 2014
Notification: November 15, 2014

Cycle 2

Deadline: November 30, 2014
Notification: February 15, 2015

Essay Questions

Essay 1: Innovation or doing things differently it is said is a key to future success. Could you substantiate or negate this idea based on your experience. Please provide examples from your own experience – either examples of your own innovation or examples of others whom you have worked with.  (300 words max)

Essay 2: Applying to and enrolling in a Business School is an important career decision. Critically look at your career to date, the choices you have made, the key influences behind those choices, your goals for the future and how you expect to benefit from the ISB experience in achieving your goals.  (300 words max)

Essay 3: One of the following (200 words max):

A) This experience completely changed my way of thinking.


B) An instance when you went out of the ordinary to achieve something significant, but in hind sight feel you could have done better.


C) Tell us about your role in a team that made a significant contribution to the organization


D) Contribution to peer learning and engagement with the ISB student body are important aspects of the ISB experience. What contribution do you expect to make in this direction during the one year at ISB. 

Optional Essay: Please provide additional information, if any, that will significantly affect the consideration of your application to the ISB. (200 words max)

For more information, please visit the ISB’s admissions website.


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