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Joined: 12 Oct 2011
Posts: 1
Location: United States
Concentration: Finance, General Management
GMAT 1: 720 Q50 V37
GPA: 3.6
WE: Other (Computer Software)
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Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 12 Oct 2011, 04:41
Hi,

Can you please provide an evaluation of my profile? Here are the bullet points:

1. Education:
Completed B.E. in Electrical and Electronics and M.Sc. in Physics from a BITS-Pilani (one of the leading institutes in India) with a CGPA of 9.01

- 1st Prize in Technical Paper presentation in a Technical Festival of college.
- Held offices in a religious association while at college.

2. Work Ex:
- Working with Oracle India Pvt Ltd. for past 2 years as a Quality assurance engineer.
- Handling 3 technical projects on my own.

- Also, I have become a part of core volunteering team at Oracle apart from my regular work.

3. Community Service:
- Lead a couple of projects at government schools related to conducting co-curricular activities.
- Working with two NGOs focusing majorly in providing education to the underprivileged

4. Extra-currics
- Completed a few dance workshops with a couple of dance academies.

5. GMAT score
- 720 (5 AWA section)

I am targeting Top Bschools in US.


Thanks and Regards,
Mayur
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Re: Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 14 Oct 2011, 13:12
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Hi mayurlohia,

Thanks for posting. The biggest challenges you will face are demonstrating your leadership experience and differentiating yourself from a competitive candidate pool. Your GMAT score is strong, but top MBA programs will look beyond the numbers as well. I recommend you read this case study of an Indian engineer who was accepted into Columbia, Tuck, and MIT:

http://www.stacyblackman.com/comprehens ... ies/case2/


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