I am in the final year of my Bachelor of Engg (B.E) degree in Polymer Science and Engineering from University of Pune. Although I did my Bachelors in Polymers, I wish to pursue a Masters degree in Chemical Engg (I will also be applying for Polymer engg. courses, but I wish to apply for Chemical Engg courses more).
I am planning to apply to universities in the US for the fall semester starting next year. I would really appreciate any kind of help in evaluating my profile and suggesting few safe,moderate and ambitious universities accordingly.
GRE - 320 (Q-167, V-153, AWA-5.0)
TOEFL - 111 (R-29, L-28, S-24, W-30)
10th - 96.2% (CBSE)
12th - 84.6% (CBSE)
B.E Aggregate upto third year - 65% (First class; distinction is 66%)
1 National Level Paper Presentation
1 Inter-college Poster Presentation (Won)
1 Seminar
1 mini project
Final year project at CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune (Ongoing)
Gold medal in National Cyber Olympiad
Presented a project in New Delhi at the CBSE National Level Science Exhibition during schooldays
Participated in UNESCO organized cycle rally for the 'HeforShe' campaign.
1 month internship in R&D with a multinational company.
Here are few universities which I had shortlisted myself. Please advice me on whether these universities suit my profile or not. Also, please suggest, as per my profile, few safe, moderate and ambitious universities, which aren't listed by me, where I can apply.
Texas A&M-College Station
Georgia Tech
University of Akron
Ohio State University
Pennsylvania State University
Please do help me ASAP. Thanks!!