Fortuna Admissions

Fortuna Admissions is a coaching dream team of former MBA Admissions Directors from the world's top business schools. But that’s not all.

We have personally reviewed tens of thousands of applications from candidates all over the world. We also shaped admissions policy, devised the application processes, and had the final say on who got in. We know the inside track – what goes on behind the closed doors of Admissions Committees, how your candidacy will stand up versus the competition, and how you can best maximize your chances of gai

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If you thought that essays and test scores were the stressful part of your MBA admissions process, recent R2 applicants now know that the waiting game for results can be even more painful!

As you patiently watch the hours and days tick away until you hear from your dream school, there are still a few things you can do in the mean time:


As we continue to set goals for 2024, we are seeing a lot of: "this is the year I'll write the GMAT." But is the GMAT or GRE the best for you? To help you determine, read this article by Rachel Erickson Hee outlining the differences between the two (and the recent changes to both.)


Is this the year for your MBA? Maybe it should be.

Judith Silverman Hodara has provided her top five action items to get working on right now, if your goal is business school for 2024.

Our Top MBA Application Advice in 2023 - Fortuna 12/28/2023

As we close shop on 2023, these are our most popular pieces of advice, according to our readers. Written by our MBA experts, these tips have reached far and wide and will continue to help those on their business school journey in 2024.

Our Top MBA Application Advice in 2023 - Fortuna These are our most-read articles for the year, offering the most popular MBA application advice.


As the saying goes, "if at first you don't succeed, try, try again." At least this is the case for about 10% of applicants to Harvard Business School.

Melissa Jones writes about why reapplying to business school is worth it, and offers some specific tips of how to best approach your application after an initial ding.

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Light the fire on your MBA journey, and join us for M7 Ignite by the experts at Fortuna Admissions. Starting Nov. 1, this is the high-impact, low-priced workshop you've been waiting for. Sign up, or talk to us to learn more, using the link below:

CentreCourt MBA Festival 10/02/2023

CentreCourt starts tomorrow with Matt Symonds and Poets&Quants. It's always riveting, and it's always free. The autumn sessions have a focus on what an MBA can do for your career. A great opportunity to learn more about the ROI and real-life application and value of business school.

Sign up and check out the schedule of speakers.

CentreCourt MBA Festival The CentreCourt MBA Festival is the must attend event for any serious MBA candidate. Meet with the world’s top business schools.


Some good advice from Judith Silverman Hodara in Poets&Quants on how to avoid (or how to handle) this sticky, modern-day situation:


When you are determining your target schools, and when you have made the decision to apply, it becomes your job to know everything about that MBA program. We have developed Insider Tips for most top MBA programs, and encourage you to download those to help with your research process.

Mastering Kellogg’s New Video Questions - Fortuna 09/19/2023

From the experience of her 2024 R1 candidates applying to Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, two of the three video questions are randomly assigned. Melissa Jones provides advice on how to think of your feet in order to ace Kellogg's new video question. You'll also find really helpful details on the entire process.

Mastering Kellogg’s New Video Questions - Fortuna Learn about the MBA essay questions for Kellogg and how to master the new video questions.


We give this profile a 50/50 chance of acceptance. What do you think? Our experts lend their knowledge to candidates who send in their profiles for review. You can also send yours into Poets & Quants, and if selected, it will be featured on their website with input from Fortuna coaches.

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