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Why $150k MBA tuition fees are barely half of what you’ll need

Tuition fees for top MBA progams in the USA range from around 110 – 155k USD. This is a huge amount of money for the majority of people. For most young people, it can be like taking out a mortgage before even owning a house. #mba #maestria #posgrado

Is the investment worth it? The answer depends on many factors. For example, your industry, desired career path, and country. Only you can really decide.

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Conacyt, Funed and Mexican Scholarships. 4 important tips to follow. Becas Conacyt y Funed.

Each year different organisations in Mexico provide a range of options for scholarships. Now in March 2018, many scholarships, e.g. Chevening, are closed, but the normal period for Conacyt applications is about to open. This is typically between April and June. If you are looking for funding from Conacyt, here are a few tips to bear in mind when doing so.

Conacyt está a punto de abrir su convocatoria 2019. Qué sean atentos de las posibilidades de becas para estudios en el extranjero. #becas #maestrias

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The Chevening Interview – Are you ready for your big chance?

This week, a small handful of the candidates to the Chevening Scholarship 2018, the prestigious scholarship from the British Embassy, were informed they would be invited to interview in the next couple of months. Many others were unfortunately not invited to interview.

Those who are successful at the interview stage will be those who get awarded the scholarship and travel to the UK to study for a year. Importantly, they will also become part of the prestigious Chevening network, a collection of influential and talented professionals around the world who have been responsible for creating great social, economic and cultural links between their countries and the UK.

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In the past few years I have worked with a number of Chevening applicants, a number who have been successful in getting to the interview and getting awarded the scholarship. Not every person I have coached went all the way, but having debriefed candidates and discovered about their interviews, here are 4 tips to help you prepare for your interview.

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