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Ayaz: Marketing Research/Consulting -> Multiple top 10 schools

I succeeded in getting 2 interview calls from the T10 schools and eventually received 1 admit with scholarship and 1 waitlist which are great results given my profile. Coming off … Keep reading…

Ankita: Pharma Consulting -> UCLA Anderson

He was nothing less than a mentor in the process of building my story, perfecting my resume and writing my essays, as he constantly pushed me to not be complacent and … Keep reading…

Karthik: IT Risk Consulting -> McCombs

McCombs School of Business

It is like a Pre-MBA Crash Course, and the process very essential to learn and experience. Show, don’t tell – This quote sums up my experience working with Karthik. I failed … Keep reading…

Monisha: Software products -> MIT

August Academy helps Bhanu get into the MIT Sloan school of Management

This review would not be complete without me giving a huge shout out to Karthik’s pep talks that he gave me during the mock interviews and before my actual interview. … Keep reading…

Siddhartha: Finance/Asset Management -> NYU Stern

Karthik’s style of working is probably similar to other international consultants. Unlike the Indian admission consultants, he doesn’t write your essay, rather, he provides a direction. The language essentially would … Keep reading…

S: Oil and Gas Industry -> Ivy League University

Above all, Karthik is an excellent person. He has guided me through my difficult decisions and continues to do so even after the application prep is over. I availed August … Keep reading…

Arun: High Tech Startup in the Sharing Economy -> UCLA Anderson

Karthik also used to conduct live webinar sessions with ad-com officers from leading schools. These sessions were very helpful for me. When I finally got a good score in GMAT, I … Keep reading…

Ajitesh: Management Consulting/High Tech Startup -> Kellogg

I have received admit from Kellogg, UCLA with 100K USD scholarship, and Tepper. While helping me right from conceptualisation to depiction to refinement, his biggest help was to not let … Keep reading…

Sachin: Management Consulting (for IT Majors) -> Dartmouth College (Tuck)

I got admits from two Top 10 schools (with 40k in scholarship) in the US this year (2018), in what was my first attempt at applying, and this was down … Keep reading…

Snigdha: Auto Industry -> Duke

Karthik has been instrumental in my success in the application process. He is clear, to-the-point and dedicated. If you’re an Indian Engineer looking to get into business school, August Academy should be … Keep reading…