Dartmouth Tuck

of business in the world. At the time, given the fact that the U.S. economy was fast expanding, a large number of college graduates were going into business. Also, as there were no management schools, an acute need was felt for a business school, which could help impart essential and advanced knowledge of management. To …

Harvard GBS

Yale President Richard Levin remarked in 2001: “Harvard is blessed with the broadest and deepest assembly of intellectual talent and academic resources in the world, and it is to Harvard that the whole world looks for leadership. These are mere facts.” Seven presidents of the United States of America (John Adams, John Quincy Adams,   John …

Stanford GBS

The Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly known as Stanford University,  is a private university founded by railroad magnate and California Governor Leland Stanford and his wife, Jane Stanford. The University was named in the honour of their son, Leland Stanford, Jr. who died of typhoid as a teenager. Stanford is located in Stanford, which is …

Chicago Booth

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business (BSB) is the second oldest business school in the United States. The BSB was previously called the Chicago Graduate School of Business. In 2008, the school was named after alumnus David Booth following a U.S.$300 million donation, the largest gift in the university’s history. The BSB was …

IIFT

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), which was set up in 1963 by the Government of India, is one of the top B-Schools in India, offering management programmes tuned to global business. IIFT is located in the Qutab Institutional Area, quite near to the Jawaharlal Nehru University and IIT Delhi. The Institute, spread over …

XLife (XLRI)

Sleep deprivation was my first experience and the most frequently occurring memory when I try to recollect of anything related to my last three months at XLRI. Like a data pointer pointing at a memory slot, my memory is only fetching for the n-1 or n+1 hours of sleep where n=3 by default! I know …