Age- 26, Indian Male
GMAT- 730 (Q 49, V 40, AWA 5)
Bachelors in Computer Science from a Decent Indian Engineering school (Non IIT), GPA- 8.05/10 ( top 10%). Graduated in 2011.
3 months- Summer Internship in the Investment Banking division of a major US Investment Bank in Bangalore
2 Years- as an Analyst, Risk Management and Credit Derivatives in a major European Investment Bank in Mumbai.
Presently working in a leadership position, Risk Management for a Bulge Bracket US bank in Mumbai
Member of the College Debating Society, Organisational and fund raising work in College. Some NGO work.
Post MBA Career Goal:
To work in Front End Investment Banking or Sales and Trading in a Bulge Bracket/ Midsize IB in the US. Not rigid about location.
Planning to apply in 2014. Will have 3 years of full time experience if I apply in Round 1 2014.
I have shortlisted the following schools based on some preliminary research-
Dream- Booth, Columbia
Stretch- Stern, Johnson, Fuqua, Yale SOM
Target- McCombs, Tepper, Kenan Flagler, UCLA
Does my target list seem reasonable based on my profile and experience? What else would you recommend for increasing my chances at the stretch and dream schools?
Thanks and Regards