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Meet Your Business School Match at The MBA Tour

Find your business school match at an upcoming MBA Tour event. Connect with the world’s leading business schools & learn what it takes to earn your MBA degree.

Interest in earning an MBA is peaking right now. Young professionals all over the world are making plans to upgrade their skills and accelerate their career development by investing in an MBA.

The question is: which business school is your ideal fit? The MBA Tour’s upcoming event makes it easy for you to connect with the world’s leading business schools and find your business school match.

The MBA Tour will be hosting a series of virtual events across Africa this October: The MBA Tour South Africa on October 13th, The MBA Tour Kenya on October 18th, The MBA Tour Ghana on October 20th, and The MBA Tour Nigeria on October 25th.  


Here’s what you’ll gain from attending an event with The MBA Tour:

1. Connect with leading business schools

With so many different programs and universities to choose from, choosing the right business school can be a daunting task – The MBA Tour can help.

At the event, you will have the opportunity to network with admissions decision-makers from leading business schools around the world, including Harvard University, Columbia University, Yale University, UC Berkeley, HEC Paris, Michigan Ross and more.

2. Get matched to your best-fit school

Our smart algorithm will match you with schools that best meet your ambitions for Meetups. These are intimate, 25-minute sessions with a maximum of six other candidates.

During these small group discussions, you will have the chance to ask questions directly to school representatives to get a better feel for the program and assess if it is right for you.

3. Hear directly from schools about the unique value of their MBA programs

During schools’ MBA Talks, you’ll have the opportunity to explore unique features and program options available at different schools. MBA Talks happen in several different formats, including interactive fireside chats, panels, mock classes, and presentations hosted by university admissions reps, alumni, faculty, and current students.

Not only will you get a holistic overview of the b-school’s offerings, but you’ll also hear more about their take on topics like entrepreneurship, leadership, technology, careers, and more.

4. Improve your application with our Resume Review Clinic Workshops

You will have the chance to schedule 10-minute one-on-one sessions with an admission expert to hear firsthand how to improve your application and stand out amongst the pool of other qualified applicants.

5. Get exclusive GMAT tips from the exam creators

The event will feature a presentation led by a representative of the Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), the makers of the GMAT exam. Earning your best score on the GMAT exam can help you stand out in this year’s competitive pool, as well as make you eligible for MBA scholarships.

During these presentations, attendees will receive an overview of how to best prepare for the GMAT exam and will be able to get all their questions answered. 

6. Open networking

Do you want to compare notes with other prospective applicants, or have unstructured interactions with current students, alumni, and admissions professionals? We’ve got you covered there, too!

You will have the opportunity to socialize with business schools and like-minded people, some of whom may go to the same business school as you!

7. Gain advice from experts

Take the stress out of your business school application by learning from the experts! You will have the opportunity to connect directly with test prep organizations, admissions consultants, young professional networks, financial institutions, and others to help you better navigate your business school journey.


Find the right MBA program for you – Space is limited, so register now for an upcoming event with The MBA Tour!

Vanessa Njenga
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