I am currently preparing for GMAT which I intend to take in May end. I plan to start writing essays in the summer of 2010 for the academic year starting fall 2011.Could you please advise what my are my chances to get into Top 15 MBA Schools.
1) Basic demographic info: Nationality/age/gender,
Indian citizen working in the US/29/Male (will be 30 when I apply)
2) Educational Background: undergrad major, GPA, GMAT score, any grad work you've done
BE, Electrical Engineering 2002: 68%, Rank: 7 out of 33 students
MS, EEE 2006: GPA: 2.98/4
GMAT: planning to give GMAT in May 2010. Hoping to get greater than 700
3) Work experience: what is your current role? Have you had any promotions? What industry do you work in? For how long have you worked?
Employer: I am currently working for a Consulting Company as a Software Developer with System Analyst role Lately I started my interest's in and about business,Consulting with Entreprener Concentration.
4) Extracurriculars: do you participate in any extra-curricular activities? What is your role there? For how long have you been involved?
Other than work, I enjoy giving Review's about Technology Products among my Collegues; say in My Office all the Peers i know there was not anyone who has not Asked me about Product Reviews ranging from Computer to Electronics, hometheatre setup )Cooking, playing Cricket,Volleyball,PingPong.I do Philanthropic Work I always Believe every (every living thing) one in this world should not go to sleep with out having atleast one meal for the day and I Support any organization in this regard.But I do not Want myself being Pompous about it and doing community work just for getting admission into a B-school does not make sense.
5) Short/Long term goals:
After My MBA I would like to work for any Venture Capital Firms or Consulting firms in theTechnology sector,say I would like to grow as a Strategic Consultant to grow businesses.Eventually founding a Successful Organization..
6) Which schools have you considered already? Any on your initial short list?
I am definitely considering any of the top 15 B schools,in the Process of finding more info about these Schools and their Departments.
I want to group my Application Process as
2 Dream bet ( top 5)
3 best bet (top 10)
3 Safe bet (top 15)
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