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kinshuks1
kinshuks1

Computer Science

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays

Student Background

From: Jaipur , India
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Asian
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 11 schools
Accepted At: U of Minnesota, UC Riverside, U of Houston, Purdue, UMass, Drexel, UToronto, UWaterloo
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: No
Other Language(s) Spoken: Hindi

Test Scores

1680
SAT
27
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1210
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High School Performance

Top 1%
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High School Type: Other Private
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Swimming/Diving, Weight Lifting

College Application Essays

Computer Science has been my passion and obsession since I was a child. My favorite subject was Mathematics and used to love playing with numbers. I would often get perplexed with questions, such as ‘how do computers perform such complex tasks with such speed?’, ‘how do computers provide such high graphics?’ and so on. During my childhood, my parents would always appreciate me for fixing computer related problems, which would boost my confidence and make me more curious about computers....















Supplemental Essay: Strong beliefs/principles
387 Words
Throughout my school years, I remained in the top 5% bracket of my class. Because of my keen interest in mathematics and technologies, I chose mathematics and sciences for my high school years. I had always been confident about my academics, but when I attended my first class of XI standard, I was shocked by the level of competitiveness in my class. My school had six batches of science students. To create an academically rich environment in every batch, the school...







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