Last year the post on desi applicants was very useful.
Lets use this thread for questions, clarifications and also sharing experiences of our apps process
Please provide your details
Name & brief profile
Target schools & rounds
This will help us address the more focused questions including GPA conversions , scholarships for desis etc.
Another desi here! Name: Ali. Pakistani origin, GC holder, been in the US just shy of 3 years! Roughly 5 years experience in IT. Undergrad from Pakistan, Grad from France.
Target schools: (All part-time programs) Booth, Kellogg, Olin, UIUC, Depaul and Loyola, and possibly UIS.
No questions, just wanted to introduce myself.
"The distribution is fat-tailed relative to the normal distribution"
~ Eugene Fama Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business