Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 27 Nov 2015, 23:47
GMAT Club Tests


GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance


we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Profile Evaluation

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Joined: 17 Jan 2014
Posts: 5
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 1

Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 24 Jan 2014, 17:13

It is awesome that people here take the time to give evaluations/feedback on profiles! I look forward to hearing some on mine:

Gender: Male
Age: 28 when I apply
GMAT: 720 (Expected)
Bachelors: University of Mumbai (Large university in India, considered average) - Engineering, IT - GPA 68/100
Masters : Iowa State (Ames, IA, USA) - Computer Engineering - 3.89/4.0
UC Berkeley Extension : Certificate in Management - 4.0/4.0 <- Don't know if this helps

Application plan: IMD R2- Jan 2015 intake, All others R1 - September 2015 intake

International Exposure:
-Studied in India till Bachelors, studied and worked in the US ever since (6 years).
- Responsible for global sales/marketing of product I manage so I have significant interaction with sales reps/customers across the globe.

Extra curricular:
- Held leadership role in a student organization involved in community service at Iowa State
- Volunteer tutor for underprivileged high school kids for the past year (2 years when I apply)

Work experience:
- 4.5 years when I apply,
- 4 years in gradually senior engineering positions designing microchips.
- Recently promoted to Product Manager (8 months at application), responsible for deciding the strategy of the product in terms of marketing, sales, technology partnership as well as future engineering requirements.
- Currently work in the Silicon Valley in a small high tech company that is owned by a Fortune 500 company. etc.

- First employee of a tech start up (Worked there for 2 years, gradually got involved in all aspects of running the company)
- Full scholarship for Masters

- Columbia
- Stern

Post MBA Plans: Management Consulting/Senior Management at Tech companies

Thanks a lot!
Kaplan Promo CodeKnewton GMAT Discount CodesManhattan GMAT Discount Codes
Expert Post
Stacy Blackman Representative
User avatar
Joined: 03 Nov 2010
Posts: 1343
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Followers: 35

Kudos [?]: 103 [0], given: 0

Re: Profile Evaluation [#permalink] New post 29 Jan 2014, 10:27
Expert's post
Hi amg2015,

Thanks for your post. About your application, I recommend you read this case study of an Indian engineer who was accepted into a top MBA program: It should provide insight for your application. It's important to remember that MBA programs are looking to develop future leaders, so any management and leadership experience you can highlight is important.

If you'd like, we also free free school overviews and advice here for the programs you are considering:

INSEAD: ... ub/insead/
Columbia: ... -school-2/
NYU: ... nyu-stern/

We also provide free 30 minute phone consultations here:

Conrad and the Stacy Blackman Team

Interested in a free 30 minute consultation with the Stacy Blackman Team? Sign up here:

Stacy Blackman | Stacy Blackman Consulting Inc | | +1 323.934.3936
MBA blogger, US News and Author, The MBA Application Roadmap

Re: Profile Evaluation   [#permalink] 29 Jan 2014, 10:27
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Profile Evaluation jaynayak 4 20 Aug 2006, 21:11
profile evaluation egertoda 5 01 Aug 2006, 13:43
Evaluation of profile gmatexcel 1 04 Jun 2006, 06:40
Experts publish their posts in the topic Profile Evaluation gopher 3 02 Jun 2006, 12:39
Experts publish their posts in the topic Profile Evaluation dannyh1980 4 19 Apr 2006, 22:49
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Profile Evaluation

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.