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Interview – How Vipul got a Qualcomm Internship despite being a fresher

Vipul achieved a great feat by scoring Qualcomm internship despite being a fresher. This is a case study on how he did it.

Profile

Undergrad: EE at ISM Dhanbad
GRE: 313
GPA: 81%
Work Experience: None but relevant internships!

Full Interview

Vipul had his share of ups and downs as he tried to get a summer internship at CU Boulder. He was once rejected by Qualcomm before getting a second chance!

After getting rejected from Qualcomm first time and Micron for intern position, I got an offer from Seagate (Longmont office) for Platform Software Team. Qualcomm final offer came in the end.

P.S. Embedded Systems courses at CU Boulder are seriously great and are designed especially taking industrial views and skills required. Also, this area (Boulder and surrounding area) has lots of companies working on firmware/Embedded Software/storage solutions/Communications

Find out what helped Vipul crack internship at Qualcomm, how did he decide which courses to take, what was the interview process like, how did the overall jobhunt process work out etc etc.

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