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Application tips for INSEAD’s Executive MBA

As you probably know, INSEAD's Executive MBA is among the best in the world. As such, it's not easy to get into. Below, you can find some tips that come directly from  INSEAD's admission's officers. If you want more help feel free to contact us- our success rate is 100% for the years 2020 and 2021.

-Dan Haug, Founder of Vincia Prep 



HEC PARIS: background, quality, and comparisons

What is HEC Paris?


Background on France’s top business school

HEC (École des hautes études commerciales de Paris) is France’s most prestigious and one of its oldest business schools.  Founded in 1881, the school has many of the markings of a highly selective institution such as high rankings for its programs like MBA, EMBA and Masters.more



A complete overview of the INSEAD MBA program, campuses, cost, value, entrance difficulty, and entrance criteria



What is INSEAD?more

MBA application deadlines- dates and advice

MBA application deadline

So, which MBA application deadline is best? Early Bird gets in during the First Round

When considering an application to a highly selective business school, applicants must make a choice on what round to submit their completed application.more

Answers to GMAT introduction post

Answers to GMAT practice questions

Problem solving question with answer


What is the 173rd digit to the right of the decimal point in the standard decimal expansion of 234567/7 ?

a) 1

b) 2

c) 5

d) 8

e) 9


What is the HEC MBA like? A review from a past student

HEC MBA blue background with white text

Choosing the HEC MBA program


Choosing an MBA program was an overwhelming task that required reviewing locations, fee costs, course duration, graduate opportunities, international student body and extracurricular activities.


Successful LSE SoP or letter of motivation

Famous Building on LSE SoP campus


Are you looking to write your statement of purpose (SoP) for a masters program, but want to know what a good SoP looks like? You've come to the right place. Below you can find an SoP that helped one of our students get into the London School of Economics Master in Management.



London School of Economics Statement of Purposemore

Examples of successful INSEAD MBA essays

INSEAD Business School campus


Need some inspiration to help you start your MBA application essays? Below you'll find some essays that helped one of students get admitted into INSEAD


Give a candid description of yourself (600 words max)


Taking the GMAT online

BIG NEWS! For the first time ever, you will likely be able to take the GMAT exam online sometime in mid-April! The details aren't out yet, but below you'll find an e-mail that one of our students received from GMAC, the creator of the GMAT. The key points of the e-mail are:more

Postuler à un Master à l’étranger

 postuler à l'étranger

Partir à l’étranger au cours de ses études est devenu un quasi rituel pour les jeunes français. Que ce soit dans le cadre des vacances ou de leur cursus, le nombre de départs ne cesse de croître. Chaque année, environ un étudiant français sur trois choisit de faire tout ou partie de ses études à l’étranger.more

How to avoid retaking the GMAT (Part 1)

Frustrated student looking at GMAT results

Thinking about taking the GMAT, but you want to make sure that you only have to take it once ? Or perhaps, you’ve already taken the GMAT, and it didn’t go so well, so now you want to make sure that you don’t have to take it a third (fourth) time ? If so, here are some tips to help prevent having to take the test another time.