We are a team of highly experienced counselors working one on one with students on building their personal brand so that they stand out among the vast sea of applicants. Our counselors are focused on optimizing opportunities by helping students develop leadership initiatives, mentoring them on tools to enhance their profile, conducting skill development workshops, university selection discussions and essay refinement exercises to help students get accepted into their Dream colleges.
We are proud of our 100% success rate (with students studying at best colleges across top universities in the world including several Ivy Leagues in the US (Harvard, Columbia, Princeton, Cornell, UPenn, Brown, and others like Stanford, Duke, UChicago, Oxford, Cambridge, LSE in the UK, UBC, UToronto, Waterloo in Canada, NUS, NTU, SMU in Singapore, University of Hongkong, Science Po, Erasmus, Trinity, Bocconi in Europe, Ashoka and Krea in India and several others with up to 100% scholarship). We enjoy building meaningful bonds that enable young adults to flourish and realize their dreams.
Urvashi Malik : Founder
CollegeCore is headed by Urvashi Malik, Founder & Managing Director with over twenty years of experience in guiding and aiding students. As founder and lead counselor, she brings her invaluable experience when guiding students and leading a team of Associates to work one on one with students.
As College Advisor at Vasant Valley School she has an in-depth understanding of systems from both the perspective of the school and of the student.
Disha Malik : Director
Disha is a Director at CollegeCore. An Economics and English Literature graduate from the University of Chicago (Class of 2012) and an MBA from the Booth School of Business (Class of 2018). Having been through the application process herself, Disha brings a first-hand perspective to the process. She applied to the US, UK, Canada and Singapore and received numerous scholarships. She is currently working as a Manager with Deloitte in Chicago.
Smita Khanna Bajaj : Editorial Lead
Smita leads the Editorial Team at CollegeCore. As an experienced writer and editor with a background as Travel Editor at Dorling Kindersley, Freelance Editor at Random House and Correspondent at Times of India, Smita’s vast experience with the written word plays a big role leading our team of in house editors and working with students in the Essay Writing process.