Success @ Access
If the analysis and the presentation of the career
profile is done in the right manner then u can easily get the
success. Kellogg School of Management looks for adequate
leadership potential, risk taking ability, team management and
decision making skills in a candidates profile. Kellogg purpose is
According to understanding of various profile we do
the unique Profile Building exercise at Access, You
will be able to unleash your strengths and with close
communication with your counselors, u will be able to submit an
impactful and sparkling summary of your profile to the school.Why
- Our first step will be quantitatively and qualitatively
analyze your profile and according to that we will suggest the
best B-School which suits your requirement.
- Profile Assessment will help to match the candidate with the
requirements of school.
- To analyze the strengths & weakness which helps in
Profile building exercise.
- B-School focused essays will be written .
- Recommendation will be drafted with respect to the B-Schools.
- An impactful resume depicting managerial strengths will be
- Regressed Interview preparation via several mocks.
During admission process, you need to give essays and
recommendations as they are mandatory.
Deadlines & Decision Notification for 2016-2017:
- Round 1 : 22 Sep, 2015
- Round 2 : 6 Jan 2016
- Round 3 : 6 April, 2016
Application Fees : $250
GMAT/GRE : Required
Letters of recommendation : if an
applicant has applied within the last two years and received a
decision, only one letter is required. One of these
recommendations should be written by a current supervisor or
manager. The second recommendation should be from someone who can
evaluate the applicants professional performance as well as
their managerial and leadership potential (e.g. a former
supervisor, previous employer, client, etc.) If applicants are
unable to ask a current supervisor or manager for a letter of
recommendation, they should include a brief statement regarding
their choice in the Additional Information section of Part II of
1. What has been your most significant career accomplishment?
2. What is your desired position after Kellogg? 150 characters
3. What drives your interest in these short and long-term goals? 150
Please include the essay prompt in
bold at the top of the page. Please use 12-point Times New Roman
font, line spacing at 1.5 lines and 1-inch margins
Essay 1 : Leadership and teamwork are
integral parts of the Kellogg experience. Describe a recent and
meaningful time you were a leader. What challenges did you face,
and what did you learn? (450 words)
Essay 2 : Pursuing an MBA is a catalyst for
personal and professional growth. How have you grown in the past?
How do you intend to grow at Kellogg? (450 words)
Additional Information : If needed, use this
section to briefly describe any extenuating circumstances (e.g.
unexplained gaps in work experience, choice of recommenders,
inconsistent or questionable academic performance, etc.)
Video Essay Info : After submitting a completed
application, each applicant will be asked to complete two Video
Essay Questions. One will be about the candidates interest
in Kellogg and the other will be a getting to know you
type of question.
There are 10 practice questions which candidates can complete as
many times as they like to get comfortable with the format and
technology. The practice questions and experience will simulate the
actual video essay experience, so this is meant to be a useful tool
and help applicants feel prepared.
There is not an opportunity to re-do the answer to the official
video essay questions. We encourage applicants to practice so they
are comfortable with the format once it is time to complete the
Candidates will have 20 seconds to think about their question
and up to 1 minute to give their response.
We estimate the Video Essays will take 15-20 minutes to complete
which includes time for set-up and answering all the practice
Assume you are
evaluating your application from the perspective of a student member
of the Kellogg Admissions Committee. Why would you and your peers
select you for admission, and what impact would you make as a member
of the Kellogg community? (600 word limit).
Thinking from the point of view of a Kellogg student, I would
want any newcomer to my peer group to be an active, energetic,
diversely talented, experienced, articulate and contributing
person. Keeping this in mind, I earnestly believe my peers
expectations will be well met as I will bring to the class a
varied experience, consisting of Upstream Energy industry, strong
analytical skills, and insights about Energy industry, Indian
business ecosystem and diverse life interests.
. I scored highest marks in almost every open-book
exam and lab work during my stay at IIT and performed
outstandingly during my Oooo training, scoring the highest marks
among 300 new recruits. At Kellogg, where academic excellence is
relentlessly pursued, I believe my proven track record in the
academic arena will make me fit right in.
Multiple involvements keep one focused, occupied
and energetic and infuse various business skills such as
leadership and inter-personal skills, which become important tools
to achieve career growth. I have never confined myself to the
academic arena only, but have organized and won many national
technical events/exhibitions. I was the Founder of the Robotics
Club in college which was later merger with models section.
events like KWEST, Kellogg Cares and Kellogg Corps.
It provided me with much needed knowledge of
interplay in the world Energy markets. The Kellogg Energy Club is
an important forum for emerging pioneers working on the Energy
Industry. As a member of this elite club, I will be able to offer
my contributions as an energy professional
have worked with contractors & workers on rigs and with top
management, including CMD and directors- gaining a 360 degree view
of energy profession.
Kellogg Strategy Club is another exciting forum which attracts
me. I learnt the working of energy sector and contributed a lot
towards its performance improvement by identifying areas of
concern and formulating new KPIs and formulas. I feel confident
that I can contribute well to other sectors too. I would share my
knowledge on Performance enhancement and actively participate in
case studies, culling real instances and experiences.
diverse group can flourish in true sense only by practicing
individual diversity in every member. I joined the XXX
a group of less than 40 individuals, drafted the policy paper for
Sustainability development to be presented in Rio+20 on behalf of
Children and youth group. I believe that this effort would have a
far reaching impact on a global scale. My multi-dimensional
interests will pave way for my active contribution to Kelloggs
Community via the Special K, the Bottom-line etc.
I assure my peers that they will find me on the forefront of
various endeavors, eager to experiment and explore my own limits
and very keen contributor to the Kellogg milieu.
I would like to thank Access for assisting me in achieving my
first stepping stone to success. I strongly recommend Access for
students who would like to pursue higher education in any of the
foreign universities, as Access has the best understanding of
Chirag Jindal, Kellogg