Representative from UK-based the University of Sheffield will be participating in the QS MBA Tour and Connect 1-2-1 event across various cities in India from 19th May to 25th May to offer on spot admissions to highly qualified students and hold counseling sessions for aspiring MBA students. Mr. Ian Proctor, who is the Head of Business Development and External Relations at the University, will be meeting prospective students on a one-to-one basis and will guide them on postgraduate course choices, studying the MBA at Sheffield, application procedure, city life, accommodation and scholarship opportunities available at the University. He is also visiting various agent offices during his India tour.
Below are the events and venues where students can meet Mr. Proctor:
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Bangalore (19th and 20th May)
•19th May - Hotel Vivanta by Taj (M.G.Road) between 12:30 PM to 6 PM (QS MBA Tour)
•20th May – Edwise (Dickenson Road) between 11 AM to 1 PM (Student Counseling Session)
Mumbai (21st and 22nd May)
•21st May - Vivanta by Taj (Cuffe Parade) between 3:30 PM to 9 PM (QS MBA Tour)
•22nd May – Edwise (Santacruz West) between 11 AM to 1 PM (Student Counseling Session)
New Delhi (23rd, 24th and 25th May)
•23rd May – The Taj Mahal Hotel (Mansingh Road) between 3:30 PM to 9 PM (QS MBA Tour)
•24th May - Study Overseas (Nehru Place between 11 AM to 1 PM and Edwise (South Extension Part 1) between 2 PM to 5 PM (Student Counseling Session)
•25th May – International Placewell Consultants (Bhikaji Cama Place) between 11 AM to 1 PM (Student Counseling Session)
Connect 1-2-1: Connect 1-2-1 event will provide students with a personal schedule of one-to-one meetings with top international business schools. By attending, students get access to the world's top business schools in one room, face to face meetings with business school admissions directors, free help with finding the perfect MBA program, in-depth information on a variety of MBA programs and registration entitles you to a free consultation from a team of MBA experts.
Mumbai (21st May) - Vivanta by Taj (Cuffe Parade) between 3 PM to 6 PM
New Delhi (23rd May) - The Taj Mahal Hotel (Mansingh Road) between 3 PM to 6 PM
Sheffield University Management School is a dynamic and research-led multidisciplinary school that holds triple accreditation from AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB, a status that has been achieved by only 58 Schools worldwide. Presently ranked 16th in the UK for its research, the Management School has a vibrant and varied research environment and collaborates with a wide range of partners and research consortiums from within the institution and externally at a local, national and international level. In terms of MBA post-graduation opportunities, according to the AMBA Careers Survey, 2013, “Generally, 10% of MBA students at AMBA-accredited schools begin the course in a senior management role: after one year of completing an MBA, 30% are in senior management roles. Two-thirds are in middle-manager or higher roles after just one year of completing their MBA. The average salary of an MBA graduate from India from an AMBA-accredited programme is over £65,000.”
To seek an appointment with Mr. Ian Proctor, please contact the QS MBA Tour and Connect 1-2-1 directly. You can register and find out more here: connect.topmba.com/candidates/index/
For student counseling sessions, please contact the relevant agency directly.
•With nearly 25,000 students from 125 countries, the University of Sheffield is one of the UK’s leading and largest universities. A member of the Russell Group, it has a reputation for world-class teaching and research excellence across a wide range of disciplines.
•The University of Sheffield has been named University of the Year in the Times Higher Education Awards for its exceptional performance in research, teaching, access and business performance. In addition, the University has won four Queen’s Anniversary Prizes (1998, 2000, 2002, 2007). These prestigious awards recognize outstanding contributions by universities and colleges to the United Kingdom’s intellectual, economic, cultural and social life. Sheffield also boasts five Nobel Prize winners among former staff and students and many of its alumni have gone on to hold positions of great responsibility and influence around the world.
•The University’s research partners and clients include Boeing, Rolls-Royce, Unilever, Boots, AstraZeneca, GSK, ICI, Slazenger, and many more household names, as well as UK and overseas government agencies and charitable foundations.
•The University has well-established partnerships with a number of universities and major corporations, both in the UK and abroad. Its partnership with Leeds and York Universities in the White Rose Consortium has a combined research power greater than that of either Oxford or Cambridge.