Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 22 Jul 2014, 20:17

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

my chances to hit the target....

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 05 Sep 2004
Posts: 1
Location: india-delhi
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

my chances to hit the target.... [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2004, 08:06
hi,
Iam Manav an Engg grad , having an agregate 72% (absolute % cant be converted to GPA score) and currently working in the capacity of software engg.

I have around 4 yrs of work ex and Iam planning to do my MBA but only from the top 10 universties starting sept '06'.My querries are as follows:

1) As I see my self Iam more inclined towards the challenges faced by the management and related issues, I intend to do my MBA for getting into the management consultancy .....I already have 4yrs exp 2.5 yrs in a startup, and now arnd 1.5 yrs in a fortune 500 company. What are my chances of hitting the bulls eye(getting admission to the top ten).


2) Due to some problems in my current company (not personal but due to the change in the buiseness direction of the company ) Iam forced to contemplate a change. SO Will having 3 companies in 5 yrs will carry a negative in my resume for my admission? will it be a big negative....

3) Can I some how know abt the ranking of Universities which churn out the best Management consultants.

4) What are the other activities which I could do to improve my chances of admission.

looking forward to ur analysis of my case.
regards
mm
CIO
CIO
User avatar
Joined: 31 Oct 2003
Posts: 539
Location: Ann Arbor
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 154 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2004, 10:49
It's very difficult to gauge your exact potential of getting into those schools, however you didn't mention anything that will definitely keep you out of those schools. However, they are quite competitive, so I'd highly recommend studying the admissions process in and out.

Working at 3 companies in 5 years shouldn't be much of an issue, especially if you can logically explain why.

Harvard - Kellogg - Wharton - Chicago - Stanford - Michigan - Tuck - Cornell all regularly turn out a ton of consultants.

_________________

http://www.mbagameplan.com

CEO
CEO
avatar
Joined: 17 Jul 2004
Posts: 3281
Followers: 20

Kudos [?]: 427 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 26 Dec 2004, 22:26
INSEAD is another large source of consultants. Not surprisingly, the Ultra Elite and Elite schools are prominent sources of consultants.

Hjort
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Do I stand a chance for my target schools? Thanks a lot MaximeLM 1 26 Dec 2010, 12:04
The probability of hitting a target is .25 Danny makes 3 bmwhype2 2 25 Dec 2007, 14:05
Rate my chances: Target - Boston College FT MSF iokita 3 20 Sep 2007, 02:34
In a shooting competition, probability of A hitting target remgeo 4 28 Oct 2005, 03:12
Experts publish their posts in the topic Do I have a good chance at my target schools? andie 2 26 Sep 2004, 11:34
Display posts from previous: Sort by

my chances to hit the target....

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


cron

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.