Statement Of Purpose For MBA

A step by step guide to writing your statement of purpose

Your statement of purpose is essentially your opportunity to market yourself and it should clearly address why you are doing an MBA, what distinguishes you as a great candidate and why you would be an asset to the school. Make sure you’ve done your homework here on the kind of people the school is after. Also, make sure to cram in a few polished, snappy examples from your education, career and personal life to really sell yourself. First paragraph: Quick personal background Quick explanation of why you are looking to do an MBA What’s so great about XYZ business school? Why does this school in particular appeal to you, given your personality and background Second paragraph: Your experience to date and educational background Flesh out what you’re trying to achieve career wise and why business school, in particular this business school, is the ideal solution Languages and international experience Maybe use this as an opportunity to address any weaknesses in your application with a positive spin Third paragraph: Personal achievements - try a......

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Rajesh Mishra

Monday 4th March 2013, 11.28 (UTC)

Nice Post Steve.

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