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Joined: 29 Mar 2013
Posts: 35
Location: India
Concentration: General Management, Finance
GMAT 1: 680 Q50 V31
GPA: 3.6
WE: Engineering (Real Estate)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 1

Profile Review. [#permalink] New post 27 Jun 2013, 10:29
Hi all! I would like all of your inputs as to what I could be doing to make my profile better, and increase my chances of getting accepted to the top B-schools(HBS, Stanford GSB, MIT, Wharton). I am currently enrolled in my final year of my undergrad engineering program in India, and I am applying to the ISB YLP, I plan to apply to other B-schools for the fall 2014 admissions (If I haven't already missed the deadlines). I have my GMAT exam on 26th July 2013. I am hoping to get a decent score of about 700.

Undergrad GPA (Engineering in India): 3.5(till the end of 6th semester, 2 more semesters to go!)
GMAT: 700 (expected)

Internship Experience:
June'11 to August'11: AIESEC development internship to Mauritius (Women Empowerment).
June'13 to December'13: 6 months: Larsen & Toubro Pvt Ltd.

I have worked as a voluntary teacher for teaching elementary maths and english to school children under a community development program.
Received academic scholarship during my first year, and have been in the top 5 of the class.
Extras:
Film and photography
Music
Fine Arts
Horse riding

I don't really have much technical or business experience as of now. But I believe my extras could be a strong part of my profile.
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Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 29 Mar 2013
Posts: 35
Location: India
Concentration: General Management, Finance
GMAT 1: 680 Q50 V31
GPA: 3.6
WE: Engineering (Real Estate)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 1

Re: Profile Review. [#permalink] New post 28 Jun 2013, 00:07
I wish to apply to the HBS 2+2, and i understand that the requirements/expectations from candidates applying for the 2+2 (i.e directly after undergrad) would be different from those required if I apply for the regular full time programs after a certain work-ex period. I'd just like to know what all I could be doing to just make my profile better, for the 2+2, as well as the regular programs. Also, I'm doing my under graduation in Civil Engineering, so what could be the business associated fields, to which I could be using my technical knowledge to my advantage?
Re: Profile Review.   [#permalink] 28 Jun 2013, 00:07
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