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vimal007
05-29-2007, 08:24 AM
Hi folks,

I want to do MS in computer science in Fall 2008, and I want you guys to suggest me some universities,here goes my profile.

1)Did Btech in Computer Science from a lesser known institution in delhi
(india) with 73% aggregate in 2006.
2)GRE score ::1370:::Quant ::790::Verbal::580::AWA 4.0
Took TOEFL IBT recently ..looking forward to a score in range 85-100.
3)Currently working with a software giant,which is one of the most respected companies of america (since last 1 year)
4)Dont have any paper or publication ...but some projects ,final year project was recognised as the best in the college ,
5)Can get decent enough LORs from proffesors and my manager in my company
6)Always been a top 5 student throughout my school.

I am thinking about these universities to apply,

Maryland,college park
University of Iowa
ASU
University of Arizona
Colorado ,Boulder
SUNY stony brook
Syracuse

Can you guys help in editing my list and please suggest some more universities.

raza5680
05-29-2007, 10:03 AM
as far as your list is concerned you have a good chance at these universities

vimal007
05-30-2007, 02:18 PM
Thanx Raza ,but i want to apply to at least 10 -12 universities, so can u suggest some where i will have a fairly good chance of an admit or if possible some aid

raza5680
05-30-2007, 03:12 PM
well you can take a look at US news rankings...they also have ranked departments by fields AI, Systems etc.

for aid you have to apply early, if you are an international student you can apply for scholarships e.g. Fulbright etc


if you get your application right you can get into a Top 15 school

good luck

simba
07-05-2007, 04:16 AM
hw early shd 1 apply for sholarship? dec? jan? feb?? or like november????

raza5680
07-07-2007, 03:23 PM
November is the ideal time.