A business school is a university-level institution or faculties, colleges, or departments within the university, that teach predominantly business courses that confers degrees in business administration or management.

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Why do top universities prefer candidates with work experience for their MBA programmes?

Most top univerities in the world prefer candidates with work experience for their MBA programmes.Why so?
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What level of computer skills should a university instructor expect students in a business class to have?

This questions has been bothering me for some time as I had to fail a student as you'll see later on. I am hoping that another SE member has seen a student or may have even been a student like this. ...
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Jumping from an ABA to an MBA?

So, when I did my undergrad degrees in computer science (BA) and creative writing (BFA), I spent the whole time thinking "I'm going to be going into industry. I should take business classes." But ...
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How is the training for MS students different from MBA students?

How do universities train MBA students differently from MS students? Statistics and quantitative reasoning are vital parts of the MBA as analytics have become crucial to many aspects of business. In ...
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What is expected from a business PhD applicant straight from undergrad? [closed]

I plan to do a PhD in Business (Strategy) at HKU or HKUST preferably. Since by the application deadline I will not hold my 3rd year final grades, I'm a bit worried how I can demonstrate a good ...
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B.Sc. CS and then MSc in Business Management and then a MBA - advantageous? [closed]

I'm currently doing a Dual Study. I's a German concept where you are 3 month at the university and then 3 month working full-time at the company in different positions which you can choose by your ...
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Behavioral finance PhD multi-departmental, which field to apply to?

I am interested in behavioral finance, but could tackle it from various perspectives. I assume that it would be easier to enter through some departments than others, and shouldn’t matter much in the ...
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How can I study PhD in business after masters in physics?

I got master in Physics and now I am thinking to continue for PhD in marketing, business or Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Is it possible to switch for Phd? How can I do that and how should I ...
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Where can I take online MBA courses without being admitted?

Next year I will enroll in a full time MBA program. Until then, I would like to take transferable online courses to count towards my degree. I talked with admissions, and they will accept up to 6 ...
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What is a reliable accreditation to look for in British Universities?

when selecting an American university, we look for certain accreditation related to business schools, like ACBSP, AACSB, CHEA, , etc. For european universities, Equis, AMBA, etc. What about British ...
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What factors should I consider when deciding between a general MBA vs. a specialized MBA?

I'm currently in the process of applying to business schools and I notice that nearly all of them have general MBA degrees and MBA degrees with different areas of concentration or specialization. I ...
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How to anonymize a business in a paper?

I am assisting with a research paper about a single business. The business owners agreed to participate in the study on condition that their name remain anonymous. What is the proper or common way to ...
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What are the pros and cons of applying for graduate study in multiple disciplines?

My first attempt at this question was voted to be closed. Here's another attempt at the same question which I have broken into two different questions/posts. I am an application programmer with 3+ ...
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Is it useful to do an MBA after PhD?

I have heard of people who have gone on to pursue an MBA after their doctorates. What are the advantages/downsides of this? Wouldn't the companies recruiting them after MBA value their doctorate ...
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How important is AACSB accreditation for further study after an MBA?

I have read that many Doctor of Business Administration or PhD in Business Administration programs in the US tend to reject students who did not complete a master's program at an AACSB-accredited ...
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Is it better to do an MBA with some work experience?

I wish to pursue my MBA in a premier business school. Is it better to go straight from my graduation (B.Tech in CS) or get some work experience and then go on with MBA?
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Business School professors - how different are they?

I recently saw a listing of professor salaries at various departments in Stanford. I found that the folks at GSB earn significantly more than what other Dept. people do. This is the motivation for my ...