Chinmayee Baral

15 days ago

How to justify gap after highschool and college in application

Hi guys/mentors In the application process, there is a question asking about any gap between highschool and college. We have to give a reason and explain. What are the best reasons to mention? Also, should i mention about my gap in the SOP?


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Anu Prasad

8 days ago

Hi, Multiple ways of justification: 1. Highlight it as a health problem(if any), this gives both sympathy and empathy 2. Highlight it as a family issue, needed to take care of close relative. 3. Lastly and the best - give the actual reason if it's not plain ridiculous! Giving actual reason, reason being - was low on cash and hence was pursuing employment or wanted to explore entrepreneurial opport... See more

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