August Academy's MBA Admissions Blog

Deepa: Technology/Banking -> London Business School

The best part of working with Karthik is that he would have you write your own essays/applications in your own style. He would guide you on to approach them, guide … Keep reading…

Kavya: HR Consulting -> Emory/Georgetown

Maddy Jr gets into Emory Goizueta business school

The application process can be overwhelming, and he helped me navigate the process. I approached Karthik late in November, cutting it quite close to the R2 deadlines. After an initial … Keep reading…

Jitesh: Banking/Marketing Communications -> Columbia

I began my conversations with Karthik with an introductory phone call, and as someone who was looking for a ‘2nd MBA’, what struck me was the optimism in his tone … Keep reading…

Anees: Sports Medicine -> Minnesota Carlson

Carlson MBA

After failing to secure interviews in the previous admissions season, I decided to work with an admissions consult to improve my chances. During the profile review with Karthik, he reviewed … Keep reading…

Riyaz: Oil and Gas industry -> MSU Broad

His style will make you do a lot of introspection thinking about what you have done in your career and what you want to do ahead. After my GMAT, as … Keep reading…

Neha: IT industry -> Simon

He is the most organized and systematic person to work with, which makes the application process so much simple. I worked with Karthik for 7 of my R3 applications and … Keep reading…

Riyaz: Oil and Gas Marketing -> Michigan State University Broad

His style will make you do a lot of introspection thinking about what you have done in your career and what you want to do ahead. This is helpful throughout … Keep reading…

Leena: Semiconductor industry -> break from work -> Imperial College

Needless to say, I wouldn’t have made it to Imperial if not for your support! When I started looking for a consultant I was very skeptical if he/she could help … Keep reading…

Harini: Semiconductor industry -> ISB

Indian School of Business Hyderabad (ISB Mohali)

Without his help I never would have been able to write essays the way I did. He was always available when we wanted to speak with him. His guidance for the interview … Keep reading…

Vivin: Investment Banking -> Simon

He showed me how to do this while making my story a marketable one. His feedback forced me to sharpen my goal statements and do additional research on specific areas. … Keep reading…