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Deadlines & essays updated for 2021 intake

Columbia MBA Essays & Deadlines


Columbia Essay Review package

INR 14000

Columbia Deadlines

January 2021 Entry
2 Oct 2020

August 2021 Entry
Early: 2 Oct 2020
Merit Fellowship Deadline: 6 Jan 2021
Final: 9 Apr 2021

Note: Columbia has rolling admission process. Its is beneficial to apply early within deadlines also.

Columbia Essays

Columbia Short Answer Question:
What is your immediate post-MBA professional goal? (50 characters)

Columbia Essay 1:Through your resume and recommendations, we have a clear sense of your professional path to date. What are your career goals over the next 3 – 5 years and what, in your imagination, would be your long-term dream job? (500 words)

Columbia Essay 2: The full-time MBA experience includes academics, recruiting and networking. What are your personal priorities and how do you anticipate allocating your time at Columbia Business School? (250 Words)

Columbia Essay 3: Please select and answer one of the following essay questions: (250 words)
a: Please tell us what you feel most passionate about in life.
b: If you were given a free day and could spend it anywhere, in any way you choose, what would you do?

Columbia Optional Essay: Is there any further information that you wish to provide the Admissions Committee? If so, please use this space to provide an explanation of any areas of concern in your academic record or your personal history. You may submit bullet points. (Maximum 500 words)