Please evaluate my profile; I am aiming for INSEAD and ISB Hyderabad to do one year MBA.
I will try to give my best while writing an essay or presenting my profile, but I would like to know if my profile is
competitive enough. Also shall I retake GMAT to better my chances, I think I can only stretch my score to 730.
GMAT: - I scored 710 (Q-50, V-35) IR-6 and AWA-5
AGE: - 27
EDUCATION: - Master’s Civil Engineering (Virginia Tech-USA); Bachelors from a well-known University in India.
GPA: - 3.67 (Master’s); 77.7% (Bachelor’s)
I am a Civil Engineer, with 3 years of full time experience with a US based MNC; I have worked on some good
projects in India, and currently leading a team of 3. My projects include 5 among top 20 tallest building in India,
including the 5th tallest building in India.
High Points (In my View):-
During Master’s, I worked on two projects as a lead research assistant worth $200K.
Apart from Full time Exp, worked as research assistant for 2 year, got 40% scholarship.
Published two research articles in leading International journal, one of them as First Author.
Developed an application used by Florida State Government (USA).
On weekends, I work on my family-business, just started a joint venture with 3 other partners to
develop a small colony in a mid-populated town in India.
Please advise me, I would eagerly wait for your reply.
You have a competitive profile for INSEAD and ISB.
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