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Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
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Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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New post 09 Mar 2018, 10:22
HI, a GMAT score of 700+ is always beneficial. There are other important criteria as well- impressive and relevant essays and resume, clear career goals and a real need for MBA from the particular b-schools where you are applying.
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navsingh333 wrote:
Hello.
Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
Experience:
Sales Executive in ArcelorMittal - 1year (currently working here)
Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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New post 11 Mar 2018, 18:57
Given the avg GMAT score for these schools hover around 700, you should aim to exceed that score to confidently apply. Obviously the better score you get the better you can help yourself out in the eyes of admissions
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New post 12 Mar 2018, 23:41
navsingh333 wrote:
Hello.
Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
Experience:
Sales Executive in ArcelorMittal - 1year (currently working here)
Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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Hi navsingh333,

The average GMAT score was the Singaporean programs in question is above the 700 mark and considering the fact that the expectations from an Indian male are always higher, you must be aiming for upwards of 720.

Having said the above, the GMAT, though extremely important, is not the only criteria that will define your chances. A lot will also depend on your overall profile, the essays your present, and the clarity with which you define your career goals. Feel free to reach out in case you wish to discuss these components in detail, as well.

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New post 13 Mar 2018, 03:07
As an Indian applicant, you should definitely target 20 to 30 score more from the average GMAT. As suggested by mates you should definitely target 700+. But its just not the number's game which will get you an admit.

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navsingh333 wrote:
Hello.
Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
Experience:
Sales Executive in ArcelorMittal - 1year (currently working here)
Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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1) A 730+ will be needed to get your foot in the door (I differ from my mates here because you have only 1 year of experience, and that too in sales. Assuming you have had Performance reviews in the top quartile you will need as much strength from all your factors (including GMAT score) as possible.
2) Meaningful essays that make you stand out, and strong LORs from the right people will help you get admission.

Hope that helps.
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New post 18 Mar 2018, 05:30
navsingh333 wrote:
Hello.
Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
Experience:
Sales Executive in ArcelorMittal - 1year (currently working here)
Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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I would really need to know a bit more about your profile (for instance what school did you go to for your bachelors? What has your promotion path been at work? Extra-curricular leadership work? Male/female? That said, from what you wrote, I would target 700 as a nice baseline.

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navsingh333 wrote:
Hello.
Nationality : Indian
10th: 79%
12th: 73%
B.E Civil: 9.1 cgpa
Experience:
Sales Executive in ArcelorMittal - 1year (currently working here)
Geotechnical Engineer in SGES - 4years

I am targeting NUS & NTU (Singapore) for MBA.
Can someone please tell me how much GMAT score i should be targeting.

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1) A 730+ will be needed to get your foot in the door (I differ from my mates here because you have only 1 year of experience, and that too in sales. Assuming you have had Performance reviews in the top quartile you will need as much strength from all your factors (including GMAT score) as possible.
2) Meaningful essays that make you stand out, and strong LORs from the right people will help you get admission.

Hope that helps.
I have 4 years of experience as a Geotechnical Engineer also, during which I have handled construction site work.

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