PARK PLAZA142, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Thoraipakkam, Chennai - 600097
15th July 2017Saturday, 4.00 PM - 7.30 PM
6 SpeakersBest specialists.
250 SeatsHurry up, register!
Limited seats - get confirmation via submitted email
Registration formalitiesSeminar registration formalities.
B-school application strategyMr. Vineet Gupta, Director, Jamboree Education Pvt. Ltd. on how to make a winning B school application.
MBA programsOur panelists introduce their schools and talk about their MBA programs.
Q & A sessionQ & A session with Expert Panel.
This MBA seminar is dedicated to guide students like you discover the numerous educational opportunities available around the world. We try to bridge the knowledge gap between what you think and what really exist. You will rendezvous with some of the experts in the field of MBA Education both at home and abroad. Get all your queries concerns et al answered and cleared in our interactive panel discussion.
What’s more? You get to hear what our students have to say as you interact with the Jamboree students who are a part of the eminent panel.
Come be a part of the event, which could be your last chance to clear all your exam myths. Hurry up and register now!!
Past Seminar Highlights
Student sharing his experience after the session
Limited seats - get confirmation via submitted email
Mr. Vineet Gupta -Director Jamboree
After graduating in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Delhi Mr. Vineet Gupta, over the last twenty years, has been involved with helping students apply to Universities abroad and secure scholarships/financial aid. Mr Gupta has been interviewed by the National Media and is an expert on “Education Abroad”. He has spearheaded Jamboree’s growth to 34 centres across 21 cities and 4 countries. He is also a founder and trustee of Ashoka University, a philanthropic initiative founded by eminent scholars and visionaries to provide liberal education at par with the best universities in the world. Ashoka has been hailed as one of the most inspiring and high quality initiatives in higher education in India.
Mr. Vijay Gautam -ISB
Mr Vijay Gautam is Head of Outreach for the PGP program. He looks after domestic marketing & guidance for prospective PGP applicants in India. Prior to his role with ISB’s PGP program, Mr Gautam was responsible for raising funds for the school’s overall development and advancement. He has 17 years of industry experience and prior to joining ISB, he has worked in areas such as finance, marketing, logistics and ITES with couple of multinational firms. He is a Computer Science graduate from Osmania University and holds a master’s in international business from PSG Tech and IIFT. Also a PG Diploma in Human Resource Management from National Institute for Small Industries Extension Training.
Mr.Balakrishna B -IIMB
Mr.Bala is a Post Graduate Diploma holder in Management from IIMB, and a Bachelor of Engineering from UVCE, Bangalore, having more than 20 years of experience spread over Design & Development, Precision Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management and Marketing activities at organizations HAL, Titan Company Ltd and Mascon Global Ltd.
Ms. Urvija -SPJIMR
Ms. Urvija is an MBA graduate specialising in Marketing from Nirma University, Ahmedabad. She is currently associated with SPJIMR as Admissions Coordinator for the 15 month PGPM programme. Here, she is handling all admissions and marketing operations for the PGPM programme. She has a keen interest in marketing communication, branding, and digital marketing. She has co-authored case studies on subject of entrepreneurship published with Routledge. She is an avid reader with special interest in Indian mythology and fantasy literature.
Mr. Anil Kumar -Booth School of Business
Anil Kumar is the founder and CEO of FreeElective, the parent company behind Jodi365.com (a matchmaking platform for educated, quality singles) and Peepul365.com (a wedding and event-planning marketplace). In addition, he helps to run Signature Breaks, a travel business founded by his wife and serial entrepreneur, Sindhu Shanmugam. He was previously the first lead associate at Hyde Park Angels, currently one of the largest angel investment networks in the midwestern United States. Prior to HPA, he spent seven years at a boutique consulting firm in Seattle, providing specialized engineering and consulting services in the marine industry.
Dr. Kumar earned an MBA in entrepreneurship and strategic management from the Chicago Booth School of Business. In addition to receiving a KPMG Award for Leadership and Scholarship at Chicago Booth, he was one of two graduating students to receive a Dean's Award of Distinction. He is a graduate and Institute Blue of IIT Madras and also holds a Master's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Iowa and a PhD in computational hydrodynamics from the University of Michigan. A naturalized US citizen, he currently resides in Chennai and tweets occasionally at @aktxt.
Mr. Satyameet Ahuja -Schulich School of Business
Mr. Satyameet loves working with young adults. After graduating from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, he worked as a special educator to young adults with developmental disabilities. Upon completing his MBA in Sustainability from Schulich, he worked in rural development in India with high school youth on five pillars of sustainability. He relocated back to Toronto, to work with a social service agency to help at risk and homeless youth find meaningful employment. Currently, he manages Schulich's MBA in India program and recruits student talent for Schulich's campuses across the two continents.
Is the seminar being held only in Chennai or in other cities as well?The seminar will be held at different cities during the year. The cities already covered are New Delhi, Mumbai and Pune. Now the seminar is scheduled to held in Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore. The date and time of the seminar in these cities are available on Jamboree website.
What topics will be covered during the seminar?The seminar panelists include admission committee members from ISB, IIMB, Chicago Booth, SMU, York, SP JIMR etc. who will discuss about the GMAT, How to make a good application, Profile building, Visa requirements and an Interactive Q and A session for the audience.
I’m interested in applying for MBA programs in U.S. and Europe but have no clue about what do universities look for in a candidate during application process. Will the seminar help me?Yes, expert from USA and Europe will give insight about application and admission process of these two countries.
Is the seminar only for Jamboree students?No, this is a public seminar and can be attended by anyone who wishes to gain information about the GMAT Test or Study abroad options. You need to register online to be a part of the event.
I have certain questions related to visa requirements. Will they be attended to during the seminar?Yes, we have a Visa expert on the panel who will attend to all your queries related to visa requirements.
Will I get to meet University delegates and know about the MBA programs at their universities?After the Q&A session you will get a chance to interact with the experts in an informal setting.
Is the registration free of cost?Yes, the event registration is free of cost.