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which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 18 Apr 2013, 03:23
Hi i want to know my chances for few good us universities..

10th- 49% (2003)
12th- 60% (2005)
Grad- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from Tier1 university 43% (2009)
Grad repeated- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from different Tier3 university 73% (2012)
Diploma in Aviation and hospitality from Edexel university (2010)
Diploma in Theater (2007)
Apart from this a lot of small certificates.


Work Exp- Small family garments business(small botique) So dont think adcom will consider it.
Want to do MBA in finance.

Have not taken Gmat but in mocks getting around 650- 680, i can improve a lot more and target 720.

So as per my profile which colleges should i target, i know my profile is not good neither i am targeting top 20 US Bschools. Kindly guide me.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 19 Apr 2013, 02:21
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You can think of Asian, Indian business schools.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 19 Apr 2013, 02:36
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Hi,
You can think of Asian, Indian business schools.


Ya but only looking for US Bschools.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 26 May 2013, 23:37
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You must write strong application essays, work hard on interviews and get 690+ GMAT score, if you plan to apply b-schools in US. You may target schools like: Emory, Indiana-Kelley, Ohio-Fisher, Arizona-Carey, Vanderbilt-Owen, Wisconsin-Madison, BYU-Marriott, Texas-Mays, Urbana-Champaign, Mendoza, Foster, Smeal, Tulane-Freeman and IOWA-Tippie. However, you may also try your chances in b-schools by clicking http://www.apphelp.co.in/b-school-selector.php

Let me know if you require assistance in school selection or profile evaluation for free. You may PM your details.

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prateekbhatt wrote:
Hi i want to know my chances for few good us universities..

10th- 49% (2003)
12th- 60% (2005)
Grad- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from Tier1 university 43% (2009)
Grad repeated- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from different Tier3 university 73% (2012)
Diploma in Aviation and hospitality from Edexel university (2010)
Diploma in Theater (2007)
Apart from this a lot of small certificates.


Work Exp- Small family garments business(small botique) So dont think adcom will consider it.
Want to do MBA in finance.

Have not taken Gmat but in mocks getting around 650- 680, i can improve a lot more and target 720.

So as per my profile which colleges should i target, i know my profile is not good neither i am targeting top 20 US Bschools. Kindly guide me.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 27 May 2013, 00:10
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Take your Gmat and let us know how you do.

Also, why do you not think adcom won't "count" your family business experience? Just because it is a small firm does not lessen the experiences you have had.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 27 May 2013, 05:57
ErinaApphelp105 wrote:
Hi Prateek,

You must write strong application essays, work hard on interviews and get 690+ GMAT score, if you plan to apply b-schools in US. You may target schools like: Emory, Indiana-Kelley, Ohio-Fisher, Arizona-Carey, Vanderbilt-Owen, Wisconsin-Madison, BYU-Marriott, Texas-Mays, Urbana-Champaign, Mendoza, Foster, Smeal, Tulane-Freeman and IOWA-Tippie. However, you may also try your chances in b-schools by clicking http://www.apphelp.co.in/b-school-selector.php

Let me know if you require assistance in school selection or profile evaluation for free. You may PM your details.

Regards
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prateekbhatt wrote:
Hi i want to know my chances for few good us universities..

10th- 49% (2003)
12th- 60% (2005)
Grad- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from Tier1 university 43% (2009)
Grad repeated- Bachelor in commerce though distance learning from different Tier3 university 73% (2012)
Diploma in Aviation and hospitality from Edexel university (2010)
Diploma in Theater (2007)
Apart from this a lot of small certificates.


Work Exp- Small family garments business(small botique) So dont think adcom will consider it.
Want to do MBA in finance.

Have not taken Gmat but in mocks getting around 650- 680, i can improve a lot more and target 720.

So as per my profile which colleges should i target, i know my profile is not good neither i am targeting top 20 US Bschools. Kindly guide me.
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Thanks Erina

Will definitely work on these points as mentioned by you and yes i am targeting 730. will get back one am done with this.

Thanks again.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target? [#permalink] New post 27 May 2013, 05:58
aerien wrote:
Take your Gmat and let us know how you do.

Also, why do you not think adcom won't "count" your family business experience? Just because it is a small firm does not lessen the experiences you have had.


Thanks Aerien

I hope they consider it and yes will let you know about gmat score.
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Re: which US Bschools should i target?   [#permalink] 27 May 2013, 05:58
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