International MBA fair in Istanbul
ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News | 10/23/2009 12:00:00 AM |
The world’s top graduate business schools will be in Istanbul during the QS World MBA Tour on Oct. 24, Saturday.
The world’s top graduate business schools will be in Istanbul during the QS World MBA Tour on Oct. 24, Saturday. The fair is featuring hundreds of influential business schools, providing prospective MBA candidates an opportunity to meet face-to-face with admissions officers from around the world.
Only by attending the fair, visitors will be eligible to apply for exclusive QS World MBA Tour scholarships. The scholarship fund is $1.6 million and includes scholarships from such schools as Chicago GSB, Wharton, IE, MIP, Ashridge and many more.
During the fair, visitors can participate in free seminars covering issues such as: choosing between specialist post-graduate courses and an MBA; picking the right business school; financing an MBA; taking the GMAT test, and preparing a winning application or, a leading professor may deliver a Masterclass in Management, so the visitor can sample the MBA experience.
The event takes place Saturday at the Military Museum & Cultural Centre (Askeri Müze ve Kültür Sitesi) Harbiye, Istanbul. Registration opens at 1:30 p.m. and events start at 3:00 p.m. Candidates can register for free at www.topgradschool.com or www.topmba.com.
Kadir Has University Fordham University Global Executive-MBA; Koç University Graduate School of Business; Özyeğin University Graduate School of Business; and Sabancı University are participating in the fair from Turkey. Some of the schools participating in the fair are as follows: Babson College; Olin; Bentley College; Boston University School of Management; Bradford University; Carnegie Mellon University; Copenhagen Business School; Cornell University; Duke University; Fuqua School of Business; Durham Business School Executive MBA; University of Zurich; George Washington University School of Business; Goethe University Frankfurt - Goethe Business School; HEC MBA Program (Paris); INSEAD France & Singapore; Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions London; Kean University; Leeds University Business School; London Business School LBS; Manchester Business School; McGill University; Nottingham University Business School; OU Business School; Regents College London; Thunderbird School of Global Management; UCLA; Anderson Graduate School of Management; University of California, Riverside - The A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management; University of Cambridge - Judge Business School; University of North Carolina; Kenan-Flagler Business School; University of Surrey - School of Management; University of Westminster, Westminster Business School; Warwick Business School; and York University, Schulich School of Business.