Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Organises World MBA and Grad School Tour in India

Anjani Chaand updated on : 19 Nov 2015

Aspiring Masters and PhD students can meet leading universities and schools offering postgraduate qualifications in the areas of studies most sought after by employers

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a leading global provider of higher education and careers information & solutions, will be organising the World MBA Tour and the World Grad School Tour in India between 1st- 16th December providing ambitious prospective Masters and MBA applicants with the opportunity to meet face-to-face top universities and business schools.

The QS World MBA Tour and QS World Grad School Tour come to Mumbai on 5th December and 6th December respectively, bringing you the world's top business schools and the complete A to Z of masters and post-graduate  programs under one roof at Taj Lands End.

Today, many young professionals are increasingly turning to the MBA as an opportunity to take their career to the next stage.  The MBA qualification is often an essential step to achieve leadership positions, acquire valuable new skills, and improve career prospects.

The QS World MBA Tour is designed to provide applicants with all the information necessary to make the optimal choice for their career, featuring expert-led seminars, GMAT strategy sessions and panel discussions and interaction with over 50 leading international business schools from USA, Canada, UK, Continental Europe and Asia. Moreover, successful alumni will share their experiences with the MBA candidates, passing on their advice to the next generation of business leaders.  For the two in three candidates that seek financial aid to fund their MBA studies, the QS World MBA tour provides a unique opportunity to make themselves eligible to apply for $1.7 million dollars in scholarships.

Some of the participating business school include:

USA: Boston University, Emory University, Fordham University, George Washington University Georgia State University, Hult, Johns Hopkins University, Pepperdine University,Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, UC–Riverside, UC Irvine-Merage, University of Delaware, University of Denver, Illinois - Urbana-Champaign, University of Miami, USC- Marshall, Texas at Austin – McCombs Washington- Olin, West Virginia University

UK: Brunel, Durham, Imperial College, Leeds, Loughborough, Southampton, Exeter, Westminster Warwick

ROW: IE Business School, Nanyang Business School, National University of Singapore, Singapore Management University, IPADE Business School, MIP Politecnico di Milano Amity University, IIMA, Indian School of Business, MISB Bocconi, MYRA School of Business School of Inspired Leadership, Universal Business School, CEU, The Chinese University of Hong Kong,The University of Hong Kong, Frankfurt School of Finance, AUDENCIA, EMLYON, ESC Rennes, ESSEC, Neoma, Aarhus School of Business, CEIBS, Guanghua School of Management, McGill –Desautels, McMaster University, Saint Mary’s University – Sobey, University of Ottawa, Toronto – Rotman, York – Schulich, La Trobe University, Macquarie GSM, Sydney –Wollongong, Deakin, The University of Sydney…and many more.

QS World MBA Tour will be touring New Delhi, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore from 1st to 13th of December. Register online by clicking here to secure your place at the event.

Aspiring Masters and PhD students can meet leading universities and schools offering postgraduate qualifications in the areas of studies most sought after by employers, at the QS World Grad School Tour. The range of subjects offered spans from FAME (finance, accounting, management and economics) and STEM (Science, Technology Engineering and Mathematics) to SIAP (social sciences, international affairs and public policy), LL.M, architecture and design. The Tour, which visits eight Indian metropolises this December, features admissions panels on how to select the right course and prepare a winning application, information sessions on test preparations and on visa applications.

Attendees are eligible to apply to the QS scholarships scheme.

QS World Grad School Tour Masters fair will be going to New Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Coimbatore and Chennai from the 2nd to the 16th of December. To register online and receive a free entry log on to topuniversities.com/pr

Attending institutions include this year include:

US: George Washington, Georgia State, Hult International Business School, Parsons School of Design, Pepperdine, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, University of Delaware, University of Miami, University of Minnesota

UK: Cass Business School, Durham, Imperial College London, King's College London, UCFB Wembley, University College London (UCL), St Andrews, Warwick

ROW: EDHEC, EMLYON, ESSEC, HEC Paris,  IE Business School, Curtin University, Deakin University, The University of Sydney, Concordia University, HEC Montréal , Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, HKUST Business School, University College Dublin,  Politecnico di Milano, Politecnico di Torino, Università Bocconi, RSM-Erasmus University, University of Twente, Singapore Management University ,Chalmers University University of St.Gallen (HSG)…and many more

About QS

QS is the world's leading network for top careers and education. It links graduate, MBA and executive communities around the world, with recruiters and education providers, through websites, publications, selection services and events.

The company was founded by Wharton MBA, Nunzio Quacquarelli, in 1990. Fellow director Matt Symonds and the Paris team joined in 1994. Today QS operates globally from offices in Beijing, London, Paris, Johannesburg, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Washington DC.

QS’ mission is to provide a lifetime of educational and career information to high-achievers.

It achieves this through the platforms of: publications, web services, events and software; all of which aim to support candidates at each stage of their career path, helping them reach leadership positions.

Our communities include: QS TopUniversities, QS TopMBA and QS Global Workplace.

The QS team of over 140 individuals from the four corners of the world represent the experience and goals of the achievers we aim to assist. They include internationally recognized experts in the higher and business education arena.

QS operates globally from offices in London, Paris, Stuttgart, Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington DC, Boston, and Johannesburg.

QS World MBA Tour

The QS World MBA Tour is the world’s largest series of recruitment and information fairs for business school applicants. In 2014, over 70,000 MBA candidates registered to visit 80 cities in 54 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 21st year, the Tour will consist of over 200 events across 55 countries over five continents during 2015.

The QS World Grad School Tour

The QS World Grad School Tour travels with many of the world’s top universities representing the complete A-Z of graduate programs from finance to management, engineering to IT, international affairs, creative arts and education.

The QS symbol, TopMBA.com, TopUniversities.com, QS World Grad School Tour, QS World MBA Tour and QS World University Tour are trademarks of the QS family of products.

For more information, or a press pass on the day, contact:

Archana Menon | archana@qs.com | Tel: +44 20 7284 7278

Piyali Guha | piyali@fort.madisonindia.com | 9970318769

Priyanshi Shah | priyanshi.shah@fort.madisonindia.com | 9920368044

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