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Dr. Deep Saini Appointed as Dalhousie University’s 12th President

Dr. Deep Saini Appointed as Dalhousie University’s 12th President

Halifax, NS, May 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Dalhousie University’s Board of Governors announced today that Dr. Deep Saini has been appointed as the university’s 12th President and Vice-Chancellor. Dr. Saini, who is currently Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Canberra in Australia, was the unanimous choice of the search committee. He is an accomplished [...]

Despite Brexit Uncertainty, Business Schools in UK Continue to See Strong International Demand

Despite Brexit Uncertainty, Business Schools in UK Continue to See Strong International Demand

RESTON, Va., Mar. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — In response to the initial Brexit vote in June 2016, the Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™) has been tracking Graduate Management Admission Test™ (GMAT™) examinee interest in studying in the UK.  This has included periodic surveys of non-U.K. citizens who sent a GMAT score report to a UK [...]

Ringling College Students Activate VR Project Wet Dog Corp at SXSW

Ringling College Students Activate VR Project Wet Dog Corp at SXSW

AUSTIN, Texas and SARASOTA, Fla., Mar. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — There wasn’t any doubt that a partnership between Daytime Emmy® Award nominated Flight School Studio and the world-renowned Ringling College of Art and Design would create great things. The latest collaboration has been no exception. The two have developed a multi-level virtual reality game that [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Acquires The MBA Tour

Graduate Management Admission Council Acquires The MBA Tour

RESTON, Va., Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, has acquired The MBA Tour, a well-recognized brand within the graduate management education industry. The MBA Tour supports business schools’ global recruiting efforts by organizing business education-focused events each year around the world.  GMAC [...]

The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

RESTON, Va., Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, welcomes three new members. The addition of ESCP Europe, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, and Xavier University Bhubaneswar brings GMAC’s total membership to 225. Select business schools are invited to apply for [...]

The Majority of the World’s Best Education Systems Are in Asia: The Best Schools Are Future Proofing Their Approach

The Majority of the World’s Best Education Systems Are in Asia: The Best Schools Are Future Proofing Their Approach

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Nov. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Indonesia Economic Forum hosted a conference today on Connecting Indonesia: A New Five-Year Agenda to discuss key priorities for the nation over the next five years. Panel speakers including Jaspal Sidhu, Founder & Chairman of SIS Group of Schools, and representatives of the Indonesian Ministry of Education [...]

Strong Regional Growth in Demand for Graduate Management Education

Strong Regional Growth in Demand for Graduate Management Education

RESTON, Va., Oct. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Overall, demand for graduate management education is stable in 2018 compared with 2017 according to findings of the annual Application Trends Survey from the Graduate Management Admission Council. Applications to business school programs in the Asia-Pacific, European, and Canadian markets are up over 2017 while programs in the United [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How our Perceived Future Influences our Memories of the Past

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How our Perceived Future Influences our Memories of the Past

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jul. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Vivid memories and emotions about things affect our perceptions of when they took place, but can the chance of them happening again also influence how we regard the past? Those of us who watched the Hollywood hit movie, La La Land, which focuses on a bitter-sweet love [...]

GMAC Launches ‘Study in China’ Initiative in Partnership with 11 Leading Business Schools in China

GMAC Launches ‘Study in China’ Initiative in Partnership with 11 Leading Business Schools in China

BEIJING and HONG KONG, Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — On June 22, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) joins hands with 11 leading business schools in China to launch the “Study in China” initiative. This partnership marks the opening of an interactive platform for international students across 20 Belt and Road (B&R) regions to explore [...]

MBA Hiring is Strong, with 4 in 5 Companies Planning to Hire Graduates in 2018

MBA Hiring is Strong, with 4 in 5 Companies Planning to Hire Graduates in 2018

RESTON, Va., Jun. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has released its 17th annual survey report, the GMAC 2018 Corporate Recruiters Survey report, and findings indicate that MBA hiring remains strong. Overall, 81 percent of responding companies plan to hire MBA graduates in 2018. Among all respondents globally, 52 percent of companies [...]