I would be grateful if you could evaluate my profile.
1) Brief description of your full-time work experience. What do you do?
Indian Male/ 32 Years/ 9 Years in IT. 6 Years in USA, 1 Year in UK
Have moved from Team member -> Team lead -> Project Lead -> Project Manager -> Account Manager
Won 6 excellence awards in the company in different years.
Managed a team of 50+ associates at one point of time.
2) Your GMAT.
700 (Q 49. V36)
3) College info: The name of the college, your GPA or grade average, your major, year of graduation.
College : NIT Allahabad (Was in top 15 when I graduated, should be in top 20 today)
GPA - 74%
Major : Electrical Engineering
Year of graduation 2004
4) Significant college and post-college extra-curricular activities or community service, especially leadership experience.
Student Lead - Organizing team - National Level Technical Festival
Student Lead - Organizing team - National Level Cultural Festival
Student Lead - Organizing team - National level Quiz competition (In fact founder of this yearly event).
Community Service - Member of local chapter of a NGO team in Chennai, organized blood donation camp, teaching of under privileged students
Participate in United way activities in NC (2010 - 2012)
Raised funds for American heart association in 2009
Volunteering activity during the Columbus, IN flooding in 2008
6) Your target programs
General Management from US MBA colleges (other than top 10 programs, understand that top 10 will be a stretch given my age, Indian IT background and average GMAT score)
7) When you plan to apply? Please specify round and application cycle, for example R1 2013-14 or R3 2012-13.
R1/R2 for entry in 2014
8) Your post-MBA goal.
Your high level of experience
could hurt you. Have you considered the Trium program or the Sloan Fellows programs?
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