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New post 14 Feb 2012, 12:15
Kindly evaluate my profile and suggest me the colleges where I may apply

GMAT score: 710 ( Q=50; V=35)
Citizenship: Indian
Age: 31
Class-X: 85.4% from C.B.S.E.
Class-XII: 77% from C.B.S.E.
Degree: B.Tech (Electronics Engg.)
College: KNIT Sultanpur ( a state govt. college)
Year of graduation: 2004
Percentage: 71% (ranked 7 out of a competitive class of 60)
Marital status: Married
Years of experience: 8 years

Current Employment(2006-present): Bharat Petroleum Corporation limited (a govt. enterprise and a Fortune 500 Company) as an Assistant Manager.

Experience: Oil & gas Sector-Cross country pipeline projects encompassing designing, tendering, planning, engineering, and site execution, liasioning with statutory authorities.

Past Employment Shyam telelink Limited( now MTS)(2004-2006)

Experience: (Telecom service provider) Worked as a node incharge, handled the customers complaints & new connections, lead the 6 members technical staff.

Extra Curricular activities:

•presented paper at college and also represented BPCL at AIMA.
•Attended various camps in NCC at school.
•Won distinction certificate in National Mathematics Olympiad Contest.
• Was the member of Organizing Committee of National level fest organized in the college.
•Was the member of Training and Placement team of the college
•Won first prize in Paper Presentation In the event organized by I.E.E.E. chapter of the college.
•Won various prizes in different events at college and school level.
•Executive of Literary council of the college.
•Played in volleyball team at regional level at school.

My reason for MBA:

1.Everyone wants growth and I am not an exception. Presently I am managing the contactors, clients, subordinates and statutory authorities, so why not with a specified expertise and degree and that too from a reputed university/college.

2.Presently I am working with a Public sector undertaking (PSU) i.e Bharat Petroleum Corporation ltd. Though company culture is very transparent, it can not stretch itself beyond its limits which are reflected in its delayed promotions and lack of acknowledgements. I want to get rewarded as per my efforts.

3.Presently I am posted at Bharatpur which is geographically a very small district. So, I want a fixed location with a role which adds my value with the passing years.

Kindly suggest me the colleges in which my goal and profile fits. I am considering both 1 yr and 2 yr programs but given my age 31 kindly suggest what is more suitable to me. Thanks for your kind cooperation.


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New post 17 Feb 2012, 08:00
Hey there joinashish,
First of all, when looking for MBA programs, I would look at programs that could help you reach your goals.

obviously, any of the top schools anywhere could fit your profile. IF you get in to Wharton, even if it's not necessarily an "energy specialized school" obviously you will come away with what you need. And top schools are NOT out of reach for you! Yes, you can balance them with a few a bit lower down on the GMAT average and ranking, though.

So, a few schools that do "specialize" in Energy:

There are also several less well known programs that have SPECIFIC MBAs in Petroleum and Gas, for example: Aberdeen or UPES

Hope this gives you a good boost for your research!

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