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Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 27 Feb 2013, 01:23
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Hi,
Thank you for reviewing my profile. Any advice you have would be much appreciated

Age: 29 years
Nationality : Indian
Undergrad: Computer Science Engineering, CGPA: 7.18/10
Post Grad: MBA for a very good institute ,
Work Ex - 4 years as an Sales Manager in an IT Company. Good Performance but nothing exceptional.
Extracurriculars: Not very impressive. did some community work and organized quite a few events in college but nothing after that.
GMAT: 770
Others: Cleared all three levels of CFA and both levels of FRM

I am looking for a career in Finance and Banking Industry.

Questions :
1. Considering my high GMAT Score and low GPA, Please suggest a few colleges which would give high weightage to my GMAT Score.
2. Do I stand a chance at H/S/W?
3. What are my chances in other top 20 b-schools ?
4. Which schools to target?
5. Since I already have an MBA degree, will it make my acceptance tougher than usual?
6. Could you suggest a few schools as safe choices ?

Thanks in advance for reviewing my profile and providing much needed guidance.
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Re: Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 27 Feb 2013, 06:38
Hi,

You have good GMAT and GPA. H/S/W should be within your reach. As you are focusing finance post-MBA, you can also target b-schools like: Booth, Tuck, CBS, NYU-Stern, Yale, LBS, Cambridge, IESE, IMD, Uni. Of St. Gallen-HSG, NUS, Nanyang, ISB, McCombs, CMU-Tepper and Kenan-Flagler. The list comprises of many, but these are few good schools with high placement rate in finance post-MBA. You can also try your chances in b-schools by clicking http://www.general-ed.com/chances-of-bschool

Next step is to skillfully write your application essays and showcase team headship, achievements at work place and other aptitudes during final interviews. Chances of admission in b-schools mostly depend on how well you position yourself in application essays and interviews.

Feel free to post any other concerns you might have or PM your number to have a detail discussion over your profile and selection of b-schools.

Cheers!!
Neha


thinkpadr wrote:
Hi,
Thank you for reviewing my profile. Any advice you have would be much appreciated

Age: 29 years
Nationality : Indian
Undergrad: Computer Science Engineering, CGPA: 7.18/10
Post Grad: MBA for a very good institute ,
Work Ex - 4 years as an Sales Manager in an IT Company. Good Performance but nothing exceptional.
Extracurriculars: Not very impressive. did some community work and organized quite a few events in college but nothing after that.
GMAT: 770
Others: Cleared all three levels of CFA and both levels of FRM

I am looking for a career in Finance and Banking Industry.

Questions :
1. Considering my high GMAT Score and low GPA, Please suggest a few colleges which would give high weightage to my GMAT Score.
2. Do I stand a chance at H/S/W?
3. What are my chances in other top 20 b-schools ?
4. Which schools to target?
5. Since I already have an MBA degree, will it make my acceptance tougher than usual?
6. Could you suggest a few schools as safe choices ?

Thanks in advance for reviewing my profile and providing much needed guidance.

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Best Wishes,
Neha Singh
GMAT Instructor & MBA Application Consultant
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