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Academic honors [#permalink] New post 06 Oct 2007, 16:54
For those of you who did ther under-grad in India or anywhere else other than America, What do you guys include as academic honors in the applications.

Does clearing the IIT JEE, or a research publication count??
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 [#permalink] New post 06 Oct 2007, 17:25
I dont know about IIT JEE , but the publication doesn't count. Academic Honors means, in US terms, awards bestowed upon you for, generally, extraordinary academic performance - measured exclusively by grades.
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 [#permalink] New post 07 Oct 2007, 03:28
I was wondering about this - would graduating first class with distinction count? I was not going to add this.

Its like graduating magna cum laude/ summa cum laude, it's the highest awarded, although it's for anyone with 70% and above.

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 [#permalink] New post 07 Oct 2007, 03:59
Mention any scholarships you would have received
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 [#permalink] New post 07 Oct 2007, 07:13
hsampath wrote:
I was wondering about this - would graduating first class with distinction count? I was not going to add this.

Its like graduating magna cum laude/ summa cum laude, it's the highest awarded, although it's for anyone with 70% and above.

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Hmm....even I graduated with an 'FCD', but I didn't put it in anywhere. Should I have?
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