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Real Name Ishan Saxena
Edulix Nickname ishansaxena45
Application Details
University (will be) Attending Rheinisch Westfalische Technische Hochschule Aachen
Program MS
Major Communication Engineering
Specialization Signal Processing
Term and Year Fall - 2016
Standardized Test Scores
GRE Quantitative: 168 Verbal: 154 AWA: 4
GMAT Quantitative: Verbal: AWA: Integrated Reasoning:
TOEFL Score: 115 TWE (Essay):  
IELTS Score:
Undergraduate Details
University/College MANIT, Bhopal
Department Electronics and Communication Engineering
Grade 8.14
Topper's Grade 9.3
Grade Scale 10
Experience and Publications
Journal Publications 0
Conference Publications 0
Industrial Experience 0 Years, 1 Months
Research Experience 0 Years, 0 Months
Internship Experience 0 Years, 0 Months
Visa Information
Undergraduate Arrears 0
Home Country India
Destination Country Germany
Applied Visa Type Still To Apply
Visa Decision
Visa Consulate City Mumbai
Decision Accepted
Appointment Date 06/07/16
Applied University RWTH Aachen University
Type of Finance Docs Bank Statements
Financial Aid
Type of Financial Aid Not Applicable
Amount 0
Other Miscellaneous Details
Class 10: 10 CGPA, CBSE
Class 12: 95.2%, CBSE
CGPA: 8.14/10 till Sixth Semester

GRE 322 (Q-168 V-154 AWA-4.0)
TOEFL 115 (R-30, L-30, S-26, W-29)

Currently working(since March,2015) on pattern recognition based signal processing project under department faculty
Worked on Heart Sound Signal enhancement(Designed a method to denoise Heart Sound Signal using Wavelet Packet Transform)
Submitted one paper on above work in Elsevier Journal(as second author)
Currently working on Speech Signal enhancement(Working on feature extraction from speech signal) and Voice Activity Detection Algorithms
Submitted a paper in IEEE conference based on Voice Activity Detection Algorithm
Major Project(currently doing): Text to Speech conversion using Optical Character Recognition based on Raspberry Pi
Minor Project: Internet of things based Home Security System (Received Second Prize at National Level Project Exhibition organized by M.P. Council of Science and Technology & Chattisgarh Council of Science and Technology)
Other Projects: 1. Home Automation System using Bluetooth (Received Second Prize in Student Project Contest organized by IEEE Student Branch , MANIT)
2. Obstacle Detection and Distance measurement device for the blind
4 months work experience at Startup(but it failed to establish as a company)
Selected under MANIT Incubation Center Project to set up R&D center to develop innovative products
1 Month Industrial Training at All India Radio, Bhopal Center
Heading Environmental and Quizzing Societies of College
A2 level German Language Certificate
Universities Applied
Friedrich-Alexander Universitat Erlangen-NurnbergAdmit
Applied -15/2/2016, Interviewed on 18/4. The interview went good. The professor seemed impressed. And its an Admit on 26/4. Second Admit and the best one so far. Now just waiting for RWTH for their results to decide on my destination
Rheinisch Westfalische Technische Hochschule AachenAdmit
Applied - 15/2/2016, Decision on 3/5/2016. A dream University for me. Will have to carefully think about my options now. But Germany is definitely fixed now.
University of Texas DallasAdmit
Applied-9/12/2015, Admit-25/01/2016. First Admit, always special. Was Safe for my profile. They followed the 8+ CGPA criteria for freshers strictly this year.
Pennsylvania State UniversityReject
Final Reject of the season on 2nd June. Well the US season was disastrous this time. But, happy that I made the right decision. Germany and Aachen, here I come...
Technische Universitat MunchenReject
Applied-22/2/2016, Decision on 30/3/2016, Hell my bad grades in key subjects might have led to this.. Aghast now.. Just wishing for a good Admit..
Texas A and M University College StationReject
Application completed in Jan. Decision on 22 April. Germany looking the most likely destination now ..
University of Maryland College ParkReject
First Reject. Applied on Dec 1 2015 for ENEE and completed by 8 Dec. Decision made on 9 March. UMCP was my dream university. Feels like hell, still, was Ambi for my profile. Admit for ENTS on 8/4/2016. Thanks UMCP but with PhD as my aim taking ENTS would be too risky..
University of Michigan Ann ArborReject
Reject #4. Was the super ambitious one. Applied - 19/12/2015 and last lor uploaded on 13/1. Germany calling, maybe ...
University of Minnesota Twin CitiesReject
Applied-1/12/2015, Application Completed-21/12/2016. Decision Date-24/12/2016. Second Reject. Things looking bleak now.. Will my dream remain a dream ??
University of Southern CaliforniaReject
Reject on 31 May. Generic mail.. US universities, you did a mistake there not taking me in, and I promise, through my studies, I will prove you were wrong .. US\\\\\\\'s loss i Germany\\\\\\\'s gain..
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