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London Business School Admit

Hi All, I am a LBS admit. Couldn't find a thread for the fall 2009 admissions so starting one here. I would be happy to take up any questions you might have regarding the MBA programme and the application. Best Regards, Trump
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Hey everyone , I am planning to apply to , MSFE/MSF program at LBS

· GMAT- 720  (Quantitative-49/79%, Verbal-40/91%, AWA: 5.5 & IR-3]

· B.E.in Electronics & Communication  Cumulative GPA -7.27                    o Course Highlights: Engineering Math I, II, III, IV, Calculus, Probability, Statistics,

o Management & Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property Rights}

Skills: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Project Manager 10, Matlab

Work Experience:

Finance Management Associate at Sankalp Associates                                                                        (July2012-July-2014)

· Ganesh Warehouse Project [Project worth 1.15Cr or $153,000]:

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· Ramgharhi Canal lining: Construction of Cemented Canal Lining

 [Project worth -6.5 Crore Rupees 0r $ 1,040,000 ] PWD M.P. State Govt.

Lead Event Manager for Insignia' 12, National level Event at SDMCET                     

[Project worth-4,000,000 rupees or $80000]

Tools/ Machines / Software used:

· Coding on the Xilinx platform and use of VHDL programming language.

· Use of two FPGA kits namely SPARTAN-3 and VIRTEX-5 kits and also the simulation on ISIM platform.

Extra curricular activities: national level swimmer,

presented various papers at national level events, head of student government.

Can any one please comment on my profile and if i have a chance of getting through or is it just  completely out of my league...please any comments would be appreciated. 

Thank you very much.

Born a RED..Will die a RED!!! YNWA!!!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPEmC3vN-bQ

LBS admit. Have decline admission offer. Best of luck everyone!

  • Why is that?. 13 Apr '14.


I have joined IT firm in Dec 2010. So is it right time to go for GMAT this year or next year as I am targetting LBS as my fav choice of college. I have good Acad Records.

Hello ...LBS_Admit ....I know you must be congratulated from all around many times by many......which you truly deserve...but here is one more applaud to add to your achievement .......
Well iam a young aspiring CA student ...I have just cleared my CA-IPCC (inter) and now doing articleship from a small midsize firm(which is not that big) and also doing B.com graduation side by side.........
...I always wanted to go for LBS after being a CA ....
So my question to you is that whether doing articleship from small firm matters if we show high credential with our CA-Final marks and then after being a CA working for 2-3 years in a good company....and then going for GMAT Exam ???
Do they count Articleship training also ...I mean do they value it much ...or post experience after being a CA is what matters ??
What are their criteria with CA students???

is there any chance of getting into LBS directly after BTech ?
or any good buisness schools in further..
if we can.. can anybody help me with their names please

Hi lbs_admit,

I need your help in evaluating my profile. I would appreciate it if you could point out the weaknesses you see.

I am planning to apply to some top schools like LBS, Kelloggs etc. I need help to understand how my profile stands up against my peer competetion. Could you please evaluate my profile?

Age: 26
Sex: Male
Race: Indian

Academic background

  1. Came second in high school among 400 students and and fifth in my state.
  2. graduated with distinction from a top ten engineering college with a computer science major.
  3. GMAT: 730 (Q49, V42)
work experience
1. Started my career with the best I-bank in business. After 1.5 years with the firm, I left it to work at a technology firm specialising in data warehousing tools. After about 1 year at that firm, I moved back to my original firm where I was offered a much better profile.
2. 2.5 years into my career, I was entruted with the responsibility of setting up a team of 5 with an outsourced vendor(Infosys) to work on a multi-year project to build a back office processing architecture.
3. I currently have 4 years of experience and am leading a team of 5 (incl 3 from Infosys) on delivering the above project.
4. Responsible for project management, resourcing, prioritization, and delivery
Recommendations - I am pretty sure I would get good recommendations.
International exposure
1. Underwent the prestigious training program at my company's office in NY for 3 months.
2. Worked with a team of 5, which included a Pakistani, 1 Russian, 1 British and a Indian on building a Bond trading platform
3. Worked with an all Japanese team for 3 months in Tokyo on a critical project.

  1. With leadership role(Community service) - Mobilised a team of volunteers from the firm to help CUPA build an animal shelter,
  2. gathered volunteers and raised resources to re-paint animal shelters at CUPA
  3. Founded a book review club during the time I worked at a data warehousing company which remains active todate..
  4. I am love travelling, especially trekking - I climbed to the top of Mt Fuji solo while I was in Japan, i have trekked around various places in Karnataka, Kerala. Planning a trip to Leh/Ladakh.
  5. Currently organising an Inter-office relay run to select 5 runners to represent the company in a marathon.

To Sudhir18n

Great profile dude! Couldn't resist commenting!


Could anyone offer insights on my profile

GMAT - 690 (Verbal 40, Quant 44) , AWA - 5
B.Eng (Honors) in Computing from Staffordshire University - CGPA - 3.2/4
CFA Level 1 Passed in June 2008 - Appearing for Level 2 in June 2009

Work Experience

1) Worked on complete CRM implementations for VSNL (India), Eaton Corp (U.S.) in a techno-functional role with TCS for 2 years. Lead a team of 3.

2) Worked with a Global Macro Hedge Fund as Research Analyst covering 6 emerging markets - India, Brazil, Russia, China, Taiwan and Israel from April 2008 to March 2009.

3) Also, Running my own Financial Research and Advisory firm with 3 partners since November 2007. Have 20 clients and AUm of approx INR 3 million. (www.genesisfinancials.in - var gaJsHost = (("https:")

I wish to work with Private Equity firm for sometime and eventually scale up my own business.

Hey hi!
Firstly, congratulations on ur achievement!

I know this may sound really stupid but wud I stand a chance with lbs if i apply next yr....2010?.....considering my WE?...

Degree: 1st class from University of Manchester
GMAT : 750
Extra curricular: Loads!...lots of part time experience as well during uni
WE: almost 1 yr now (2 months to go) (Engineering: Automation/Control)

Would i get any points for being a female applicant?...as very few women apply for MBA?

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