ANirupa Dudhatra

I came to the Full-time MBA at Smith School of Business because ...

of several compelling reasons. Firstly, the smaller class size and diverse student body promised a more intimate and collaborative learning environment, which appealed to me. Additionally, studying in Canada offered a unique opportunity to gain international exposure and expand my global network.

A significant factor in my decision was Smith's robust career services. Speaking with alumni, I learned of the exceptional support they received during the application process and with visa and accommodation arrangements. Their dedication to assisting me in every aspect of my MBA journey was truly inspiring.

Reflecting on my decision, I would advise myself to focus on preparing for the application process and thoroughly plan for the post-MBA phase. Given the program's fast pace, understanding my career goals and how the MBA experience will help me achieve them is crucial.

For prospective applicants, authenticity and thorough research are paramount. Articulating a strong rationale for pursuing an MBA and understanding what sets Smith apart from other programs is essential. Engaging with alumni and current students to gain insights into the program's culture, curriculum, and post-MBA opportunities is highly recommended.

  • Hometown: Rajkot, Gujarat
  • Country of Origin: India
  • Prior Industry: Technology
  • Career Focus: Consulting/Tech
ANirupa Dudhatra

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