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Profile Eval Pls - GMAT690..5yr WrKEx..Consulting my AIM [#permalink]
21 Sep 2010, 05:20
I just finished with my GMAT ((Q48,V36))...quite dissapointed...but never the less...heres my background..
Education: Computer Engineer (66%..GPA around 3.5 to 3.6)
- Work Ex - Will Complete 5 years in an other 4 months.. >First 18 months with an IT company... >Next: Career Change..Big RISK...Paid off well...Currently working as an Assistant Manager with a small-sized research and consulting company for the past three years. -My AIM: I want to be a full time management consultant!!
My Target B schools...Asian (ISB, NUS, Nanyang) and European (Insead, HEC, LBS...)
My Doubts: Is my GMAT score (considering my target schools) enough or should i give it again...from what I understand, consulting companies seek high GMAT scorers at the time for placements.
Key Strengths: Good Work Ex ( Have been as they say a 'Star performer', Employee of the Year Award and two Quick Promotions in two years, post my big career change)
Key Weaknesses: Average GMAT score and an Average Udergraduate Degree.
Kindly let me know your views guys...am DESPERATE!!!
Re: Profile Eval Pls - GMAT690..5yr WrKEx..Consulting my AIM [#permalink]
22 Sep 2010, 12:36
Hate to be the bearer of bad news, but INSEAD and LBS are going to be a big stretch. You should be competitive for HEC though. MGT consulting firms : Mckinsey, BCG, Bain and the like, do screen out candidates based on their GMAT scores and they usually prefer students with higher scores, around the top 10 % for a given school. I am not sure if this applies to europe, in the US typically MGT consulting firms screen candidates based on their undergrad GPA as well. You'll better off with a higher GMAT score of around 720 +