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How PDP Personalized will help you crack
WAT-GD-PI rounds of MBA admissions

Our WAT, GD, and PI preparation program, called Personality Development Program Personalized (PDP Personalized), is a holistic program that helps you identify your strengths and weaknesses, develop self-awareness and showcase your best self in front of interviewers. This program is especially designed for candidates who are expecting calls from top 15 B-schools in India.

The PDP Personalized program starts by helping you uncover your motivations, fears, and aspirations with the use of psychological tools like Personal Effectiveness Scale and Loco Inventory. It is followed by numerous WAT, GD and PI practice sessions with our esteemed mentors and top B-school alumni, who help you explore your life goals and connect all the dots along the way with personalized feedback and guidance.

Whether you are from an engineering or a non-engineering background, a fresher or an experienced candidate, PDP Personalized will free you from your inhibitions, guide you along a personalized roadmap, and empower you to come through successfully, not just in MBA interviews, but in all difficult situations in your life.

Why choose PDP Personalized Program?

Get mentored by the Gurus

Get numerous mock GD/WAT/PI sessions with CL Gurus. Satya, GP, Shivku, GB etc. will

Know thyself

Explore and know your true self with PDP Personalized activities such as goal tracker, psychometric tests, knowledge sessions.

Smarter Interaction

Schedule your mock PIs, track your B-School forms, track your daily activities and access knowledge sessions the smarter way through SIS

CL Legacy

Sessions taken by renowned mentors (GP, Gejo, Shivku, GB, Neeraj) and other professionals from across India

Our Results

PDP Personalized students have a 125% success rate into IIMs & top b-schools

Holistic feedback

Each session is followed by an in-depth feedback and suggestions by the assigned mentor

Ready for the GD PI rounds? Watch now!

PDP Personalised programs will be launched later this year. Meanwhile, stay tuned for more updates by registering here

Specific profile-based questions you may have about
WAT-GD-PI stage

An Engineering Fresher

Q.  Am I at a disadvantage because I am a General Engineer Male (GEM)?

A.  No. Once you get a call, what matters is who you are as a person and how you make yourself stand out.

Q.  I am not from IIT. Will it poorly influence my selection?

A.  The interviewers meet a lot of IITians and not all of them are selected. You should focus instead on your knowledge and how to best represent yourself.

Q.  I have no extracurricular activities to talk about. What will I say?

A.  As a matter of fact, you do. Even watching movies or playing online games counts, as long as you explore a theme and communicate it in a compelling manner.


An Engineer with Work Experience

Q.  How do I connect what I am doing today with my future goals?

A.   Know your industry and the market inside out. Connect dots from your industry choice to your future goals and communicate it confidently.

Q.  As I had an engineering role, I don't have any sales experience. Will I be considered for MBA (Marketing)?

A.  If you are willing to learn and practice, you will definitely be considered. Let this conviction reflect in your personality to be successful.

Q.  I graduated in civil engineering but have worked in an IT firm since then. How do I justify my career goals?

A.  Be honest about your move. What compelled you to make it? The reason could be that there were no good opportunities in your field or that you wanted to experience a whole new world altogether. Justify your decision and stand firm behind it.


A Non-Engineering Fresher

Q.   Do I stand a chance in the competition with numerous qualified engineers from top colleges?

A.   You have as much of a chance as your competition. At this point, all that matters is who you are as a person and how you represent yourself.

Q.   I am scared of mathematical questions. How can I best avoid them?

A.  Be confident in your abilities. The reason you're here is because you've already aced the one of India's toughest aptitude exams!

Q.  I do not have any work experience. Will companies shortlist me at the time of placements?

A.  Focus on getting into an IIM first; the placements will come in their own sweet time. More than 50% students get a marketing role which doesn't require a work experience.


A Non-Engineer with Work Experience

Q.  I did not do well in my sales role. Will I be considered for MBA (Marketing)?

A.  Absolutely! If you are willing to learn and practice, and reflect this conviction in your personality, you will definitely be considered.

Q.  It has been years since I even looked at my books. How will I tackle technical questions?

A.  Pick 3-4 subjects from your graduation. A basic knowledge of economics and higher math always helps.

Q.  I did BSC Math but worked as a content writer in a startup. With no connection between my grads and work experience, how do I justify my next career move?

A.  Be truthful. Whether you realised later that you did not want to make a career in Maths or there were no opportunities in your field and getting work experience was the need of the hour, be honest about why you made the move and stand firm behind your decision.

Commonly asked questions

What are the benefits of PDP Personalized?

Benefits of PDP Personalized:

    • Mentoring sessions with Satya, GP, Sujit, Shivku, GB, etc.
    • Exploring life goals and identifying who you are through psychometric tests and mentoring
    • Numerous mock PI/GD and WAT practice sessions
    • B-School form filling guidance
    • Personalized feedback and further course of action by the Gurus
    • Mentoring with the alumni of the B-Schools that you dream of
What is the difference between PDP Personalized online and offline?

PDP Personalized Online- Online mock PI sessions with CL Gurus. All the other services such as feedbacks after each session, knowledge sessions, daily activities etc. will be provided online in the SIS.

PDP Personalized Offline- face to face mock PI/GD sessions. All the other services such as feedbacks after each session, knowledge sessions, daily activities etc. will be provided online in the SIS.

How many mock PI sessions do I get?

You would get 3 mock PIs and 2 additional interaction sessions with the mentors. If need be and on request additional adhock sessions can be arranged at the approval of your mentor.

What if I miss a scheduled mock PI?

If you cannot attend a scheduled mock PI, you should cancel it at least 18 hours beforehand and inform the mentor. You would be marked absent and not allowed to re-schedule if you miss a mock PI.

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