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Hey, Not an expert but from my experience it doesn't even take 7 working days. They say 7 days so that students start annoying them after 3 days. What normally happens is an email is sent to the university within a day so they can access yr score electronically while the hard copy which is sent can ...

by mba1986

Fri Dec 24, 2010 1:13 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: How long for score reports to reach school
Replies: 1
Views: 909

Tani, Just one more question. I am halfway through my applications and very bummed out with some of the advice i have been getting lately. Is it true that just because i am Indian i need to have a gmat of 750 just to be considered at the top programs. If that is the case should i continue with my ap...

by mba1986

Mon Dec 06, 2010 1:26 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Profile Evaluation Please
Replies: 5
Views: 1128

Hi Tani,

Thanks soo much for your input.

Stern and Emory done so far. Working on Duke and Virginia.

Between Kellogg and Wharton, where do you see a better fit?

Thanks a ton.
Mba2186

by mba1986

Thu Dec 02, 2010 2:50 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Profile Evaluation Please
Replies: 5
Views: 1128

Profile Evaluation Please

Hi Guys, GMAT: 700 Quant - 47 Verbal – 39 Undergrad: University of Queensland, Australia - Top 5 College in Australia - GPA 5.5 Works out to a 3.5 according to WES. Full Time Work Experience: Over 3 and a half years on Matriculation I got a contract job with American Express in the credit card ris...

by mba1986

Fri Nov 26, 2010 12:41 am
Forum: Ask an MBA Admissions Consultant
Topic: Profile Evaluation Please
Replies: 5
Views: 1128

Alumni - Help would be greatly appreciated

Hi guys, I had a quick question. Suppose i knew a famous Alumnus on a professional level and wanted him to maybe write me a character reference or something of the sorts, what would the best way to go about it be? I already have 2 recos from company supervisors and dont blv he knows me as well as th...

by mba1986

Wed Nov 24, 2010 5:43 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: Alumni - Help would be greatly appreciated
Replies: 0
Views: 584

Additional Information Essay...Plz Help

Hi Guys, I basically got a 5.5/7 GPA in Australia at the University of Queensland. I sent it to WES and they converted it to a 3.4 GPA. I have a few questions with regards to this. 1) Do all schools follow this kind of valuation or are there huge disparities when it comes to this evaluation? 2) To b...

by mba1986

Thu Sep 30, 2010 9:48 pm
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: Additional Information Essay...Plz Help
Replies: 1
Views: 2046

GPA

I did my BBM (Marketing & International Business) in Australia at the University of Queensland, Brisbane. I was wondering how the Australia GPA is converted to a US GPA. My GPA is about a 5.5 on 7 and with most top schools average GPA at about 3.3, i am hoping i fall somewhere in range. The other pa...

by mba1986

Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:49 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: GPA
Replies: 0
Views: 779

Help...Application Deadlines & First Deposit

Hi Guys,

Should I apply to all schools around the same time, as from the looks of it once they confirm admission you have only 30 days to pay the 1st deposit OR does it make sense to apply to ones dream schools first and then to safety schools?

Thanks
Arjun

by mba1986

Mon Sep 27, 2010 1:34 am
Forum: The Application Process
Topic: Help...Application Deadlines & First Deposit
Replies: 0
Views: 582

Hi Anurag, Good to know admission committees are a little more ingenious than that. I don't think my experience directly deals with the industry but a lot of my clients are in the business. We normally value their businesses and also advice on the finance side of opportunities that they are looking ...


Hi Tani, Thanks a ton for taking soo much time and effort in reviewing my profile. I found the information extremely helpful and i think i am well on my way to getting a fab education. I have been talking to a few friends and current students at some of the universities and a lot of them recommend n...


Hi Anurag, Hi Anurag, Thanks a ton for the honest response. I guess a little more background will help with the evaluation so here goes. Undergrad: University of Queensland, Australia - Top 5 College in Australia - GPA 5.6 After which i got a contract job with American Express in the credit card ris...


Profile Evaluation - Any help would be appreciated :D

Hi Guys, GMAT: 700 Quant - 47 Verbal - 39 GPA: This is where i am a little confused. I did my undergrad in australia and i dont know how GPA's are compared. The scale is australia is on 7. My gpa was about 5.6/7. Experience: 2.5 years - Wealth Management - Team of 2 with $ 40 Million under managemen...


Combinatorics - Help

63. A committee of 6 is chosen from 8 men and 5 women so as to contain at least 2 men and 3 women. How many different committees could be formed if two of the men refuse to serve together?

(A) 3510
(B) 2620
(C) 1404
(D) 700
(E) 635

by mba1986

Tue Aug 24, 2010 10:38 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Combinatorics - Help
Replies: 1
Views: 693

Combinatorics

If Bob and Jen are two of 5 participants in a race, how many different ways can the race finish where Jen always finishes in front of Bob?

Sadly no answers sorry.

by mba1986

Tue Aug 24, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Combinatorics
Replies: 2
Views: 1050

Thanks a lot guys....really cleared it up :D.

by mba1986

Mon Aug 23, 2010 11:32 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Word Translation - help
Replies: 3
Views: 747