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Profile Evaluation and School Suggestions Please

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New post 06 Sep 2018, 12:14
Hi,

I am an Indian female, looking for a MBA in US, UK with focus towards Clean energy, infrastructure finance (Project finance). Kindly suggest universities that I should target.

Glad to connect with Alumni or current students for the same field or similar profile.

- Aim to work in asset management co

Profile -
3.5 years of exp at the time of intake
- 1.5 years as an M&A Research Analyst - Oil and Gas Sector (Startup)
- 1 year as an investment Analyst with a Solar EPC player focused towards project and Platform finance (Startup)
- Currently working an Financial Modelling Analyst in a global firm focused towards infrastructure sector

Education - B.A (H) Economics, PG Diploma Financial Management (non MBA Program) - 70% and above in both

GMAT 650

Thanks in advance.
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New post 06 Sep 2018, 12:39
Hi Tanvi94,

Thank you for your post. Are you able to retake the GMAT? Comparing your profile to your competitors in the same demographic, you will have a difficult time gaining admission to top programs in the US; the UK b-schools will look for more substantial work experience.

Happy to continue the conversation with a 30-minute free profile evaluation. If interested, click here to coordinate.

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Tanvi94 wrote:
Hi,

I am an Indian female, looking for a MBA in US, UK with focus towards Clean energy, infrastructure finance (Project finance). Kindly suggest universities that I should target.

Glad to connect with Alumni or current students for the same field or similar profile.

- Aim to work in asset management co

Profile -
3.5 years of exp at the time of intake
- 1.5 years as an M&A Research Analyst - Oil and Gas Sector (Startup)
- 1 year as an investment Analyst with a Solar EPC player focused towards project and Platform finance (Startup)
- Currently working an Financial Modelling Analyst in a global firm focused towards infrastructure sector

Education - B.A (H) Economics, PG Diploma Financial Management (non MBA Program) - 70% and above in both

GMAT 650

Thanks in advance.

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New post 07 Sep 2018, 04:01
Hello Tanvi94

With your current GMAT score, targeting top US and UK schools might be slightly difficult.
For a better understanding of your profile you may also want to mention around career progression, achievements at work and extracurricular activities.
Based on qualitative info on the above it will be easier to shortlist schools.
You may want to read here on what makes a complete profile and here on career goals.
For a more personalized discussion, you may get in touch.

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Tanvi94 wrote:
Hi,

I am an Indian female, looking for a MBA in US, UK with focus towards Clean energy, infrastructure finance (Project finance). Kindly suggest universities that I should target.

Glad to connect with Alumni or current students for the same field or similar profile.

- Aim to work in asset management co

Profile -
3.5 years of exp at the time of intake
- 1.5 years as an M&A Research Analyst - Oil and Gas Sector (Startup)
- 1 year as an investment Analyst with a Solar EPC player focused towards project and Platform finance (Startup)
- Currently working an Financial Modelling Analyst in a global firm focused towards infrastructure sector

Education - B.A (H) Economics, PG Diploma Financial Management (non MBA Program) - 70% and above in both

GMAT 650

Thanks in advance.

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New post 07 Sep 2018, 18:33
Tanvi94 I'm afraid I have to concur with my colleagues about the GMAT. You will want to add at least 50 points for traction with European schools UK schools and 70 points for US schools. Texas is one that you should check out, also take a look at Rotterdam Erasmus in Amsterdam which is known for energy.

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I gave GMAT and scored 660 (Q 49,V 30,IR 3).I am a marine engineer with 4 years of work experience.I have sailed only on foreign going vessels till now in my career with different nationalities every time.I have done B Tech in mArine engineering from MERI Kolkata.Indian maritime university.I graduated with an aggregate percentage of 76.7% (with distinction).I have worked with several NGO’S throughout my career.My present age is 26.I have not given TOEFL yet.My Percentage in class X IS 90 and in Class 12 ,It is 81 .What are my chances for Rotman ?
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MBAPrepCoach wrote:
... Rotterdam Erasmus in Amsterdam ...

Really?
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New post 12 Sep 2018, 22:41
Hello Aditya66751

Your work ex will help you stand out, however, the GMAT makes the case a bit 'iffy'.
Either retake with a 680+ or focus on showcasing qualitative strengths such as achievements and impact at work, extracurricular and other such 'spikes' in your profile.
Lastly, the profile is incomplete without a mention of career goals- and this would be critical to your application as well.
You may want to read here on the factors that matter in your written applications and here on career goals.

Best
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Aditya66751 wrote:
I gave GMAT and scored 660 (Q 49,V 30,IR 3).I am a marine engineer with 4 years of work experience.I have sailed only on foreign going vessels till now in my career with different nationalities every time.I have done B Tech in mArine engineering from MERI Kolkata.Indian maritime university.I graduated with an aggregate percentage of 76.7% (with distinction).I have worked with several NGO’S throughout my career.My present age is 26.I have not given TOEFL yet.My Percentage in class X IS 90 and in Class 12 ,It is 81 .What are my chances for Rotman ?

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