I am planning to take up the GMAT in a couple of months and expect a score in the
range of 700-720 based on current mock tests.
1 yr as Business Analyst for a top 15 management consulting firm in Portland,Oregon.
Analyst and back end consulting in healthcare consulting.
1 yr as (Technical) Solutions Consultant for a small but famous internet
technology company in India.
2.5 yrs as a software engineer for a famous and huge IT services firm in India
3 month summer internship at a famous retail and grocery firm on
IT systems and inventory management at Phoenix, AZ
2 months as a research aide for process improvement for CT machine imaging at a top hospital in Phoenix, AZ
M.S. Industrial Engineering and Applied Statistics, Arizona State University GPA-3.4
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, VTU, Bangalore, India Grade- 68%(approx 3.5 in US GPA system)
Six sigma green belt (by coursework at Arizona State University)
Nothing special but planning to work with Portland Community Service.
Soccer and table tennis at undergraduate college level.
I would be grateful if you could schools you could suggest I should apply to.
Typically looking at Asia Pacific-Singapore(INSEAD,NUS) , Melbourne Business School and ISB in India.
Other options would be US, Europe(INSEAD,Said),
Interested in careers in consulting post MBA. Preferable healthcare consulting or other process improvement projects.
I will be 30 when I enter B-school and interested in going back to Asia.
Am I at a disadvantage with my age and a prior masters degree?
I have had just a year of work-ex post my masters degree. Would that be a hindrance?
How good are my chances in Asia Pacific?
Also how would you rate my chances at US B-schools(Not considering top 5 H/S/W/).
Thank you !!