STRONG FOCUS ON MBA CAREER DEVELOPMENT IN NEW QS WORLD MBA TOUR PREMIUM

2009-08-26 10:19

London--(뉴스와이어) 2009년 08월 26일 -- MBA candidates will be able to network with some of the world’s leading MBA recruiters and business schools in a new format of premium MBA fairs, coming to Asia for the first time this September.

The premium fairs, the first of its kind offered by QS – the organizers of the QS World MBA Tour - will provide candidates with a greater insight into what MBA employers are looking for from MBA students as well as giving candidates an understanding of the requirements of top business schools.

The QS World MBA Tour Premium will be held in five cities across Asia, in September including Seoul, in COEX Intercontinental Hotel on September 3rd, bringing with it some of the world’s top business schools and employers including JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, Sony, Shell, Boston Consulting Group as well as INSEAD, IE Business School, IMD, London Business School, Boston University, Duke, SMU Cox, USC Marshall and many more.

Targeting professionals with over three years of work experience and a strong academic profile, the new format will be delivered in five key stages, allowing candidates to fully develop a personal MBA career plan, founded at studying at a top business school.

Stage one: Networking sessions with MBA recruiters and business schools

Stage two: Interactive Q&A discussion panels with European and North American business schools and employers, on the advantages of studying abroad and resultant career opportunities.

Stage three: MBA admissions round table conversations.
Selected candidates, who have registered for the Premium Fairs, will be invited to participate in round table conversations with three of their preferred business schools. Groups of up to six candidates will meet with each of their chosen schools for 25 minute slots.

Two 40 minute presentations by top business schools will run concurrently to the MBA admissions round table conversations, open for those candidates who have not registered on time to ensure their place for the round table sessions.

Stage four: QS World MBA Tour Fair open to all MBA aspirants.
Funding advice and information on the $1.6 million worth of scholarships provided by QS and international business schools will be available at the Fair.

Stage five: GMAT strategy session by Test Prep experts

Nunzio Quacquarelli, Managing Director of the QS World MBA Tour says: “The new Premium Tour is an un-missable opportunity for motivated MBA candidates to connect with top business schools, alumni and MBA recruiters.Its unique format allows candidates to network with and make a positive impression on admissions staff from the business schools and MBA employers that matter to them “

For more information on the QS.

Notes for the Editor: <QS World MBA Tour>
The QS World MBA Tour is the largest program of recruitment and information fairs for business school applicants. In 2008 over 80,000 potential applicants visited 75 events in 41 countries. The QS World MBA Tour offers a unique opportunity to meet admissions officers of the world's most influential business schools at venues around the world. Now in its fifteenth year, the Tour will consist of 73 events across 41 countries over five continents during 2009.

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Hyewon Park
Marketing Assistant – Asia Pacific
QS, Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd
London, UK
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