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I gave my GMAT exam recently. I got total score of 50(Q47/V20, IR 6). I am 3 yrs experienced in a Mechanical company. I am a mechanical engineer as well with 85% in graduation.
Can anyone suggest what good Indian b schools would be accepting this score and which courses in them? Also which universities in singapore, canada or other countries?
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I think you have a typo in your GMAT score listed. What is it?
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Yeah sorry it was 540

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Yeah sorry it was 540

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Also not so hot... :(

You're young dude. Don't even think about applying with a 540, especially not as an Indian. Just buckle down and retake you will have no problem getting 150 points higher.

Have a read through these two articles if you aren't convinced they will convince you :)
http://admissionado.com/mba/3-tips-for- ... n=mba_blog
http://admissionado.com/mba/to-retake-o ... n=mba_blog

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lakshmi92 wrote:
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I gave my GMAT exam recently. I got total score of 50(Q47/V20, IR 6). I am 3 yrs experienced in a Mechanical company. I am a mechanical engineer as well with 85% in graduation.
Can anyone suggest what good Indian b schools would be accepting this score and which courses in them? Also which universities in singapore, canada or other countries?


Hi Lakshmi,

You'd really want to get that verbal score up by ~15 more points (to about 70-75th percentile). Any of the decently ranked colleges will not be impressed with your current score.
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All of you thank u for the guidance. I also see that isb in india and other b schools in Singapore are accepting GRE scores as well. I have GRE score of 309. Can anyone please provide feedback on this and if there is possibility of getting into decent universities with that GRE score

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All of you thank u for the guidance. I also see that isb in india and other b schools in Singapore are accepting GRE scores as well. I have GRE score of 309. Can anyone please provide feedback on this and if there is possibility of getting into decent universities with that GRE score

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Lakshmi,

do provide your GRE quant and verbal scores
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All of you thank u for the guidance. I also see that isb in india and other b schools in Singapore are accepting GRE scores as well. I have GRE score of 309. Can anyone please provide feedback on this and if there is possibility of getting into decent universities with that GRE score

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Indeed you can apply with a GRE score as well, but I think there is a typo in the GRE score you mentioned. If your GRE score is better than your GMAT score you can apply with that. This page lists some average GRE scores and may be helpful for your school selection: https://aringo.com/gmat-vs-gre-for-mba/

But if your GRE score is similar to your GMAT score you really have no option but to retake, I am afraid.

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There is no typo in the GRE score. It is 309

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Your sole focus should be on improving that verbal score.

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Hi Admission consultants,

Below are my details :
GMAT - 670 (Q49,V33)
Age - 29 Female
Work Exp - 7.5 years - employed by one of the Indian IT majors
Currently working in the US for close to 2 years now. Have worked for another year in the UK.
Primary job responsibilities - Technical Business Analyst for Financial firms (banking & insurance)
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Aim post MBA - To work in Fintech space as project manager/account manager or work for product based companies as the product manager

Which good schools in the US can I aim for ?

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A 670 + an IT profile will make the application process difficult for you. At ths point, you can only consider schools beyond rank 40 in the US. A better GMAT score will help you do well.

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Below are my details :
GMAT - 670 (Q49,V33)
Age - 29 Female
Work Exp - 7.5 years - employed by one of the Indian IT majors
Currently working in the US for close to 2 years now. Have worked for another year in the UK.
Primary job responsibilities - Technical Business Analyst for Financial firms (banking & insurance)
Good academics overall
Aim post MBA - To work in Fintech space as project manager/account manager or work for product based companies as the product manager

Which good schools in the US can I aim for ?

Please provide suggestions.

Thank you.

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Thanks Karthik for your response. I will try for a next attempt targeting higher score. Do you think increasing number of experience (and age) would be an obstacle?
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Yes and No. Please go through my blog article on the topic for a more detailed explanation: http://mbaadmissions.augustacademy.in/mba-over-30/

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Thanks Karthik for your response. I will try for a next attempt targeting higher score. Do you think increasing number of experience (and age) would be an obstacle?

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