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College admissions are intricate and involved processes, and our consultants are here to help. We have helped candidates secure admissions to their dream schools, including Harvard, Stanford, Columbia, Cornell, Yale, Princeton, Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial, UCL, King’s College, and other top universitites.

Our consultants know college admissions inside and out. In fact, they themselves have earned their degrees from some of the world’s top universities, and many of them have advanced degrees.

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Nirali J.

Assistant Director, Admissions

Nirali grew up in India and came to Singapore for Junior College as an SIA scholar. She went on to study Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore and worked with Bank of America Merrill Lynch as an Operations Analyst with the Equity Settlements team prior to joining Prep Zone.

Over the past few years she has tutored hundreds of students on standardised tests like BMAT, UKCAT, ISAT, PQA, SAT and ACT. She has also worked extensively with students on their UK and US college applications on profile building, school-shortlisting, personal statements, and interview prep.

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Tiffany L.

Admissions Consultant

Tiffany earned degrees in East Asian Studies and Law from Harvard and UC Berkeley. She studied abroad at Tokyo University, published articles in several law journals, and interned at Warner Brothers Studios and the Writers Guild of America. After gaining experience counseling non-profits in Berkeley, she worked for California law firms specializing in restaurant law and video game law.

For the past several years she has enjoyed teaching and advising applicants on their applications to diverse business school programs, and her track record includes INSEAD, NUS, IESE, Cornell, Chicago, Kellogg, NYU, UCLA, Michigan, University of Toronto, Oxford, Cambridge, and LBS.

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Raya L.

Admissions Consultant

Originally from Bulgaria, Raya moved to Singapore to study at Yale-NUS College, where she majored in Global Affairs and took a deep interest in migration studies. She spent a semester studying international relations and improving her Italian at Bocconi University in Milan. Throughout college, Raya worked in a variety of industries, such as education, research, foreign policy, and the arts. She held leadership positions in several student organizations, including a mental health support group and a global student-led policy think-tank. In her free time, Raya enjoys visiting art exhibitions and exploring hiking trails around Singapore.

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Tamara B.

Admissions Consultant

Hailing from North Macedonia, Europe, Tamara moved to Singapore to study Psychology at Yale-NUS College. While in college, she received a language scholarship for an immersive summer-long program in Spain, as well as undertook business development and communication internships in both Bangkok and Singapore. Passionate about educational and humanistic psychology, Tamara is interested in developing educational systems that promote good mental health and personal resilience. In the year prior to joining Prep Zone, Tamara worked as a Residential College Advisor at Yale-NUS College, mentoring and coaching a group of 12 first-year students during their transition to college. While studying abroad at Barnard College of Columbia University, she also developed a penchant for anthropology and creative writing. In her free time, she can always be found writing, or tucked in a corner with her favourite book!

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Pranavika V.

Admissions Consultant

A Singapore native, Pranavika moved to the United States on a full merit scholarship to study Political Science/International Relations and Education at The University of California, Riverside. Throughout college, Pranavika was involved in numerous activities which aided in her penchant for helping others achieve their goals. In particular, she was involved in two mental health organizations on campus that endeavored to promote healthy living and good mental health for students. While in college, she also mentored and coached a group of first-year students with their transition to college life, and undertook internships in marketing, business, and consultation. In her free time, you can catch Pranavika cafe-hopping around Singapore and working out at the gym!

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Emily G.

Admissions Consultant

One of Emily’s greatest joys is helping her students show the best version of themselves to their dream colleges and universities. As a published author and MFA candidate in creative nonfiction with eight years experience teaching writing, she is well-equipped to help students tell their stories in personal statements and supplemental essays. As a former guidance counselor at a rigorous high school, she is adept at helping students find their ideal college matches. Her upbeat and encouraging personality keeps students motivated and on-track, especially when they doubt themselves or feel unsure about the future.

Emily’s students have been accepted to The University of Pennsylvania, Brown University, Princeton University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Barnard College, Wesleyan University, Boston University, Lehigh University, Georgetown University, Middlebury College, Claremont McKenna College, and more.

Get Into Top Universities With Us

With a team of experienced consultants who are graduates from top universities around the world and an impressive track record, Prep Zone Academy is the perfect choice for aspiring students who want to secure their placement at top universities in the US and UK.

We can help you with:

  • Profile evaluation
  • Application management
  • Schools shortlisting
  • Essay editing
  • Interview coaching

Sign-up for a 100% free consultation today and kickstart your journey to the world’s most desirable colleges. Simply fill in the following form and we will get in touch shortly to schedule a suitable appointment.

For any urgent inquiries, call our hotline at +65 6812 9999.