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tier 2 (OW ATK RB) to M7 MBA

how challenging is it to get to a top mba program (m7) in USA from tier 2 firms (ow atk rb)?

especially from rb given that it has non-american origin and most casebooks dont mention the firm

how challenging is it to get to a top mba program (m7) in USA from tier 2 firms (ow atk rb)?

especially from rb given that it has non-american origin and most casebooks dont mention the firm

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Hi,

Every office has his own policy and you can directly ask for it during the interview, but for sure you can join a Top MBA also coming from Tier 2 firms. OW, for example, offers an MBA scolarship that is even better than some offered by MBB.
Universities want to keep some "diversity" also in terms of firms represented, you don't have to worry about it.

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Luca

Hi,

Every office has his own policy and you can directly ask for it during the interview, but for sure you can join a Top MBA also coming from Tier 2 firms. OW, for example, offers an MBA scolarship that is even better than some offered by MBB.
Universities want to keep some "diversity" also in terms of firms represented, you don't have to worry about it.

Hope it helps,
Luca

Hi Luca, could you elaborate on the OW MBA scholarship you mentioned? Will be joining in the fall — Anonymous B on Dec 14, 2019

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Hello,

Is nothing you should worry about, since many people from tier 2 companies get to MBAs (I am talking about Ivy League MBAs, that is what I know).

Universities look for having a diverse class in terms of nationalities, working background, companies... is not valuable to be surrounded only by american Mckinseys, for instance.

Hence, don´t worry about it. Leverage in the application how you would contribute with a "different profile", and it can even be something good for you!

Let me kenow if you need help with MBA application.

Hope it helps.

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Clara

Hello,

Is nothing you should worry about, since many people from tier 2 companies get to MBAs (I am talking about Ivy League MBAs, that is what I know).

Universities look for having a diverse class in terms of nationalities, working background, companies... is not valuable to be surrounded only by american Mckinseys, for instance.

Hence, don´t worry about it. Leverage in the application how you would contribute with a "different profile", and it can even be something good for you!

Let me kenow if you need help with MBA application.

Hope it helps.

Cheers,

Clara

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Hi,

It's easy to get into 4-7. Top 3 will be hard and it's not about the RB brand. RB, in that case, is absolutely equal to any other consulting company. You need to have a story that will stand out (lifepath, extracurricular, etc) and outstanding goals. It helps a lot if you have a double profile (e.g. consulting + tech) So you should concentrate on that

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Hi,

It's easy to get into 4-7. Top 3 will be hard and it's not about the RB brand. RB, in that case, is absolutely equal to any other consulting company. You need to have a story that will stand out (lifepath, extracurricular, etc) and outstanding goals. It helps a lot if you have a double profile (e.g. consulting + tech) So you should concentrate on that

Best

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hi vlad, what else should a t2 consultant focus on to get to a good mba program? — Anonymous A on Dec 13, 2019

If you get the basics right in terms of a high GMAT, strong letters of recommendation and a good personal story you really don't have much to worry about. Plenty of folks from all backgrounds go to top 10 MBA programs — Udayan on Dec 13, 2019

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Hi,
every year tens of tier-2 consultants from all over the world (including RB) join - with sponsorship - top MBA programs. To have an idea of that look on LinkedIn at these type of profiles (MBA with experience in tier-2).

Hope this helps,
Antonello

Hi,
every year tens of tier-2 consultants from all over the world (including RB) join - with sponsorship - top MBA programs. To have an idea of that look on LinkedIn at these type of profiles (MBA with experience in tier-2).

Hope this helps,
Antonello

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