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MBA Program Application Essay

By Fri, Mar 08, 2013 9:14PM UTC 0 Comment

MBA Program Application Essay

Congratulations on taking this next step in your career to pursue a MBA program.  As you begin to put your application package together, keep in mind that this is an opportunity to highlight your successes, future goals, and explain to the admissions committee why you are an ideal MBA student.

When drafting your essay, here are a few things to remember.  Provide solid examples, but be concise.  If you are asked to provide an example of how you demonstrated leadership skills in a professional situation, briefly explain the scenario, but speak to what you learned and...

Top tips for study skills – Part 1

By Tue, May 03, 2011 6:56PM UTC 0 Comment

Top 10 Study Skills Tips Hi everyone, My name’s Jacqui Ridge-Stearn and I’m the Learning Support Tutor at Newman University College.  I’m here to make sure our students feel confident with their academic work, so I offer plenty of study skills tips through weekly workshops, individual support sessions and group sessions – whatever students feel...

Tips on completing your university application form – Part 2 – Personal statements

By Fri, Apr 15, 2011 11:45PM UTC 0 Comment

In order to apply for a place at Newman University College you will need to write a personal statement as part of the application form. Here are the main points you should consider. Firstly, you should leave yourself plenty of time to write a personal statement so you can show it to others and then...