So, not to dismiss out of hand your strong personal achievements, the fact is that one needs not only a decent schooling but probably supplemental coaching as well to perform adequately. Which makes the testing and the resultant opportunities not solely merit based, but class based as well.
TO me that sounds a lot like our American SAT system but on steroids...
PLease wish me well.
I did the right thing in cutting ties with my master on account of the recurring life-threatening attacks with the Dec 2012 attacks being the worst and with no help from him I was compelled to quit.
I am feeling lonely and scared in some ways....
Please wish me well.