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Posted by: on August 15, 2022

Only Oxford!

I am so excited for the year ahead and for the opportunity to share my Oxford MBA experience! I read many Saïd Business School MBA blogs when I was applying to the program; they helped me understand the people, the culture, and the life at SBS and Oxford; I hope to do my bit too! […]

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Posted by: on October 11, 2021

Meet the Oxford MBA Class of 2021-22: Ishani Tagra

We are excited to welcome the Oxford MBA Class of 2021-22 to Oxford this September. Get to know our incoming students in this blog post series as they prepare to join Saïd Business School. Tell us about yourself Sector/Industry you worked in pre-MBA: Banking Sector/Industry you are hoping to work in post-MBA: Banking / Retail Country of residence before […]

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Posted by: on April 18, 2016

10 things I learned from digital elective in New York

“This elective will be most relevant to learn innovative methodologies in digital marketing in a place which is the origin for major marketing companies.”  This was the crux of my application for the New York city digital elective held by Saïd Business school for Oxford MBA 2015-16. Let me jump right in with ten hashtags […]

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Posted by: on January 19, 2016

Exams, Interview, and Quitting!!!!

After an amazing trip to Spain and France, coming back to Oxford I had lots to look forward to. I will be interviewing with 3 target companies and had 2 exams within 2 weeks of vacation. I was really thankful for the peer lecture by a student for Technology and Operations. Some of my friends […]

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Posted by: on December 10, 2015

Of mindfulness, inspiration and dancing

Oxford MBA encourages students to develop beyond the classroom in many ways. Mindfulness sessions with an expert is one such way. Mindfulness for me is a state of awareness. I am continuously trying to be aware of myself, my loved ones and my surroundings. I have started this practice of writing 3 things I am […]

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Posted by: on November 1, 2015

The Path of Evolution

Albert Camus said “At 30 a man should know himself like the palm of his hand, know the exact number of his defects and qualities, know how far he can go, foretell his failures-be what he is. And, above all, accept these things.” I am 30, at Oxford I am encountering my defects and qualities, […]

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Posted by: on October 20, 2015

Matriculation and Reflection

It’s been more than a month at Oxford, but I officially became a part of Oxford on Saturday. In his speech during matriculation Vice-Chancellor said, “The ceremony of matriculation is both solemn and important representing as it does the moment at which each of you is admitted to be a member at University of Oxford” […]

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