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Profile Evaluation for B-school

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Hello, I would appreciate if I could get answers to the questions regarding my profile below:

Questions:

1- Given my profile, what would be my prospects in the outlined schools?
2- Can Low GMAT be a road blocker?
3- Does multiple GMAT (5 attempts) will leave a bad impression on AdCom?

Nationality:
Indian

Gender:
Male

GMAT Score: 650 (Quant 49, Verbal 29)

Education:
Undergrad: B. Tech, Chemical Engineering from Nirma University, Ahmedabad India. CGPA- 8.3 (equivalent to 78%)
X- CBSE, 88.4%
XII- CBSE, 88.4%

Professional Experience (~4.5 Years)
I am Working in Hindustan Unilever Limited as Sr. R&D Executive since 2014. Key Highlights:
- International Product Launch
- 1 Promotion in last 4 years
- Technology expert of 5 FMCG products
- Experience of 2 different categories within FMCG Sector i.e. Foods (Coffee, Tea etc.) & Home care (Detergent, surface cleaners etc.)

Extra Curricular
- Awarded Outstanding Young Chemical Engineer, 2014 by Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers
- Author of International Paper publication on Conversion of Waste Plastic to fuel
- Event Manager at National Level Technical Symposium
- Winner at College level Paper Presentation and Technical Quiz competition


Schools: ISB Hyderabad, India and NUS, Singapore
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New post 17 Oct 2018, 14:57
Ideally you want to at least hit a school's average GMAT & you are quite a bit below ISB's average with your 650 but not far off with NUS. It's not ideal to have taken the GMAT so many times, but at the same time, it's worth taking it again if you can get a higher score. Assuming you want to increase your chances at ISB, I'd just really spend your time on practice tests before you attempt the real thing again so you can nail it this next time. And worst case, it's still wroth applying to ISB even if you can't improve your score - they will just place more weight on all the other parts of your application & it will be a bit more of a stretch school. A lot will depend on your post-MBA goals as well. If you can get Unilever to sponsor you that will help immensely - it will not only show that they vouch for you but will also reassure schools that you are sure to be hired post-MBA, which is good for their employment stats. If Unilever will sponsor you, I wouldn't worry so much about the GMAT for ISB. Good luck to you!
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