In this weekly series, we provide a brief rundown of what we know is happening in the week ahead, as far as admissions related MBA deadlines and decisions are concerned at the top business schools.
This week we have 11 application deadlines and several business schools are sending out interview invitations.
Monday, October 10, Georgetown / McDonough has its Round 1 deadline.
Tuesday, October 11, UT Austin / McCombs has its Round 1 deadline.
Wednesday, October 12, Harvard Business School will send out its final batch of Round 1 interview invites. London Business School is also scheduled to release interview invites for Round 1 candidates.
Thursday, October 13, Duke / Fuqua has its Round 1 deadline.
Saturday, October 15, Indiana / Kelley, NYU / Stern, Washington / Foster, USC Marshall and ISB have their Round 1 deadlines. HEC Paris has its October deadline for both its January and September intakes.
A few schools are also interviewing candidates.
Columbia is reviewing Early Decision candidates who have already applied and sending out invites on a rolling basis.
Emory / Goizueta is currently undertaking open interviews, available to candidates before they apply. Emory’s open interviews continue to their Round 1 deadline, October 14.
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