2009 iim-gdpi season analysis

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All the IIM call getters post their evaluation of their GDPI process here . Rate the GD and PI part as 1. disaster 2. bad 3. average 4. good 5. awesome and your chances acc to u as 1. sure select 2. most probably select 3. 50-50 situation 4. ...
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@ soumya and other puys...

please post your profiles on this thread:

http://www.pagalguy.com/forum/cat-and-related-discussion/3321-profile-people-who-have-converted-54.html#post1485271

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Calls : BLACKI

Converted : LACKI Waitlisted: B

Profile :

Xth : 90% (ICSE)
XIIth : 94% (ISC)

B.Tech(Hons) Instrumentation : 7.95 ( IIT KGP)

WorkEx: 19 Months (Embedded Software)

CAT score : 99.93

Analysis:

IIMA:
Essay : Bad/Ok PI : Good [ would probably be selected] Selected

IIMB
GD : Good Case discussion: Good PI : Good [ would Probably be selected] Waitlisted

IIMC:
GD: Excellent PI : Not so good. [Probably be rejected] Selected

IIMI
GD: Good Case analysis: Excellent PI: Very good [Probably be selected] Selected

IIMK
GD: Okayish PI: Okayish [Not sure] Selected

IIML
GD: Excellent Essay: Excellent PI : Good [Would probably be selected] Selected


One fact that I realized today is that it does not help to read too much into the interviews.

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By now u may have celebrated a lot i hope :p

I request all the puys to edit their posts with the final verdicts .......... please edit ur original post and dont create a new one

new puys can post their analysis and the verdicts


convertblacki bhai... no editing please... we are now going to continue the old pg tradition.. post your profiles on this thread:

http://www.pagalguy.com/discussions/profile-of-people-who-have-converted-their-iim-calls-25003321

Congratulations to everyone!!!!
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By now u may have celebrated a lot i hope :p

I request all the puys to edit their posts with the final verdicts .......... please edit ur original post and dont create a new one

new puys can post their analysis and the verdicts

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PROFILE:
10th--82 (CBSE)
12th--81 (CBSE)
grad--87 percent in BCA from PTU
workex - 19 months in Infosys
CAT-- QA 96.xx DI 98.xx VA 97.xx Overall 99.36
decent extra currics with a few awards at infosys

IIMC - GD (very good) PGDM PI ( above average) - Actual result(Rejected) - m shocked
IIMI - GD (excellent) PI (aweful(this is an understatement)) - actual result -WL 218 - another shock

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Profile :
Xth - 91.0 % (CBSE)
XII th - 84.2 % (CBSE)

Btech - 9.71, Thapar Institute of Engineering.

Work ex (upto Dec 31, 2009) - 5 months, Software Engr.

CAT 2008

QA - 96.02
DI - 75.77
VA - 96.67
Overall - 97.56

Interviews
IIM S: GD good, PI Good.

First one with a lone Shillong call to post on this thread. While posting it feels a bit incongruous but still an IIM is an IIM, be it Shillong.
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Profile :
Xth - 86.2 % (CBSE)
XII th - 91.2 % (CBSE)

Btech - 7.98, Nit Calicut.

Work ex (upto Jan 31, 2009) - 19 months.....tech divisn...I bank...

CAT 2008

QA - 96.53
DI - 99.45
VA - 98.5
Overall - 99.68

Interviews
IIM A: Essay decently good, PI good
IIM B: GD good PI good
IIM L: GD average PI below average
IIM K: GD good PI good
IIM I: GD good PI decent
IIM C : GD + Monologue - good PI - arcane :)

Well, that was my season. I understand everyones really jittery and that we'll be put out of our misery soon.
Whew, but what a ride its been !! An absolute joyride, from pre-Cat slogging ...to D-day blues....to pre-Jan 9th speculation to Jan 9th itself....to interviews...and now this...

I just want to say...whatever happens tomorrow ( or tonight )....let nobody take this away from you - we have all done a great great job, getting thus far....be proud....kudos to all of you....and Good Luck !
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Std 10 - 93.8 (TN Board)
Std 12 - 96.40 (TN Board)
BE - 79.5 (NIT Trichy)

Work ex (upto Jan 31, 2009) - 6 months
CAT 2009
PS - 97.83
DI - 99.71
VA - 89.93
Overall - 98.91

Insti - Essay /Summary/Case Analysis/monologue - GD - PI - Expectations - Result
IIMB - average good - -average
IIMC - average - average - Good
IIML - bad - good good- - 60-40
IIMK - NA average - - average
IIMI - good - good - average
mdi na good good


expecting atleast 1 iim convert (:() coz i have all the combinations possible 😉

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Std 10 - 89.86 (Maharashtra Board)
Std 12 - 92.50 (Maharashtra Board)
BE - 73.08 (Mumbai University)

Work ex (upto Jan 31, 2009) - 14 months at Accenture Services Pvt. Ltd., 14 months at IMS Learning Resources Pvt. Ltd.

CAT 2009
PS - 98.98
DI - 97.37
VA - 99.77
Overall - 99.94

Insti - Essay/Summary/Case Analysis - GD - PI - Expectations - Result

IIMA - Good - NA - Awesome - Most likely convert - Did not convert
IIMB - Good - Awesome - Disaster - No Comments - Did not convert
IIMC - NA - Good - Good - 50-50 (slightly better) - Converted :)
IIML - Good - Awesome - Average - 50-50 - Did not convert
IIMK - NA - Good - Bad - No comments - Did not convert
IIMI - Awesome - Awesome - Awesome - Seems like sure convert - Did not convert
XLRI (PMIR) - NA - Awesome - Awesome - Seems like sure shot convert - Converted
FMS (MBA) - NA - Average - Awesome - 50-50 (slightly better) - Did not convert

The purpose of life is to live a life of purpose. - Robin Sharma
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my profile
10th--84.2 cbse
12th--82.8 cbse
grad--8.01/10 B.tech Electronics NIT Bhopal
cat score 98.91

Workex- 31 months

IIMB - GD (Good - 7/10) Essay (average- 6/10) Interview (average - 6/10)
IIMI - GD (average- 6/10) Interview (average- 6/10)
IIMK - GD (average- 5/10) Interview (very bad-2/10)
IIML - Essay + GD ( good - 7/10) Interview ( average- 6/10)
MDI - GD (good-7/10) PI-(good- 7/10)
SPJIMR- Eliminated in first round

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