Iliana Bobova is an international education and career development consultant. She has over fifteen years of experience in the Admissions Office of an Executive MBA programme of an American university in Europe and consulting practice in international education. She is a graduate of a Management of Higher Education course of Harvard University, and has an academic background and professional experience in HR development.
She is a GCDF certified career counsellor, a former board member of the adviser’s professional section of the European Association of International Education, a contributor to NAFSA: Association of International Educators conferences and an active OSEAS-Europe member. She has published articles in various publications internationally specialised in education and management.
Currently, she is Head of Admissions Consulting at Advent Group. Students she advised or coached over the years were admitted and awarded scholarships for their MBA or Master’s studies in leading universities and business schools in Europe and North America.
School fit is all about making sure you apply to MBA programs that meet your specific needs, goals, and personality. The school research process enables you to build a focused and convincing application for admission. But how can you make the most of step one – school selection?
MBA profile evaluation is an expert assessment of whether you have the qualifications and potential for admission to business schools. As the result can determine both the choice of a program where to apply, as well as your chances of admission, you should take the time to prepare for the evaluation process. Here is how.
Plunging into academic studies for a Master’s degree is as exciting as it is challenging. Acquiring new and specialized knowledge is a demanding task if you are studying in your native language, and learning in a foreign language classroom just adds to the complexity. That is why universities around the world need to make sure your Academic English is good enough, so that language alone is not a barrier during your studies in Master’s degree programs taught in English.