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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 [...]

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces Two New Board Members and Incoming Chairperson of the Board

Graduate Management Admission Council Announces Two New Board Members and Incoming Chairperson of the Board

RESTON, Va., Jun. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a non-profit association of leading global business schools, is pleased to announce two additions to its board of directors and announce the new chairperson of the board. The terms for the new board directors begin on July 1, 2018; the chair position [...]

At-Sunrice GlobalChef Academy, Singapore Announces Professor Hervé This as Keynote Speaker for Graduation and Global Alumni Reunion Week Celebrations

At-Sunrice GlobalChef Academy, Singapore Announces Professor Hervé This as Keynote Speaker for Graduation and Global Alumni Reunion Week Celebrations

SINGAPORE, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) — At-Sunrice GlobalChef Academy, the premier school for culinary, pastry, baking and food & beverage service courses in Singapore, announced today that Dr. Hervé This, the French chemist celebrated as the father of molecular gastronomy and the creator of “note by note cooking”, will be the keynote speaker at their [...]

Open Society Foundations Announce Inaugural Soros Arts Fellows

Open Society Foundations Announce Inaugural Soros Arts Fellows

New York, May 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The Open Society Foundations are pleased to announce the first recipients of the Soros Arts Fellowship, a new initiative to support innovative mid-career artists using art and public space to advance pluralistic, democratic, and just societies. The eight fellows selected will each receive an $80,000 stipend to realize [...]