Business Education Forum

02 Apr, 2019
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JW Marriott Absheron Baku
674 Azadliq Square Baku AZ, Bakı
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About the event

We invite future applicants: middle and top managers, business owners to meet top business school representatives and professors in Baku. Find out everything about business education, GMAT, application process, scholarships on the MBA fair in Baku! 

The participation is free. Registration is required.

List of schools

Why register for MBA25 event?

At MBA25 Business Education Forum you will find your ideal education by visiting three areas of the event:

МВА Space: 

Place, where personal meetings with business school representatives are held.

In order to be pre-selected for the meeting, candidates have to register for the event, fill their personal profile, choose the school and select the relevant time slot for the meeting.


Info session & workshop space:

  • find out general info about business schools
  • compare different education formants during panel discussions with representatives from each field
  • listen to the latest trends from specialists with MBA background in marketing, sales, hr and finance fields
  • take part in Q&A session with MBA alumni

Networking hall:

Place, where the alternative, corporate and online education centres are presenting their services and possibilities.

Additionally, participants will have a chance to get consultations from scholarship and test prep consultants.



Narmin Mammadova - a former employee of OSCE Office in Baku and currently founder and owner of the training center "From University to Business".

The topic of the speech "Core benefits of personal development".


16:00 - 21:00

1-2-1 meetings with Business Schools

Personal interviews with representatives of schools’ admission team, 25 minutes duration each; fully completed personal profile, which appears after online registration, and attached CV are required. 

Open Fair in the main hall with Business Schools and Partners. 
Important! The number of personal meetings with business school representatives is limited!

Pre-registration online is required. 

16:30 - 17:00


17:00 - 17:30

Workshop from Narmin Mammadova - Founder and Owner of "University to Business" training center 

The topic of the speech  "Core benefits of personal development"

17:30 - 18:00

Presentation of the Baku American Center of the Azerbaijan University of Languages and the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan.


Speakers: Ali Ibrahim, Dilara Umudova and Nargiz Akhundova - representatives of the Baku American Center


18:00 - 18:40

Workshop from Shamil Fataliyev - Founder of Lead My Dream Coaching & Consulting

"Adaptation of the Western business model to the market of Azerbaijan. Analysis of the personality and internal resources before entering the MBA"

18:40 - 19:20

Presentation of HULT International Business School programs

"Life with an MBA: Expectation VS Reality"

19:20 - 20:00

Master-class from Victoria Susakova - Director for Eastern Europe & Central Asia at IE Business School

"What is the IE Advantage: How to progress your career by getting an MBA/Master degree"

20:00 - 20:30

Presentation of "MBA Mentorship program" from the Founder of Azerbaijan MBA Foreign Club

20:30 - 21:00

Panel discussion with alumni from TOP World Business Schools

Topic: How to select the right MBA

- Aydan Asgarova - IE Business School, EMBA

- Rasim Badalbayli - Manchester Business School, MBA

- Orkhan Mustafayev - INSEAD, GEMBA

- Ruslan Khalilov - Duke's Fuqua School of Business, MBA

- Shami Aliyev - Texas A&M University, MBA

21:00 - 21:30

Cocktail Networking Party:

We invite all participants of MBA25 Business Education Forum to the final part of the event. Get in touch with business education representatives, other participants and find new acquaintances in the informal atmosphere of the MBA Networking Party.


Baku American Center
British Centre
British Council
Edu-Active LLC
Executive search and interim management services by Boyden
From University to Business
Social Business Youth Center
The HR Company

Have any questions?

Anastasiia Starchenko

Anastasiia Starchenko

Skype: Anastasiia_Starchenko
Phone: +74 95 13 75 474


What is an MBA25 event?
MBA25 runs special MBA Boutique Events connecting the best business schools with the best candidates. 
Who are participants of MBA25?
Official representatives from TOP Business Schools, members of Admissions board and alumni meet with those who are interested in getting an MBA degree.  
How can I register for MBA25?
To participate in an MBA25 event, you need to register at the events page and fill in all the fields of the application form accurately and honestly. A couple of days before the event you will receive the agenda, your personal invitation, and all the event details by email. Please don’t forget to check your spam folder in order not to miss any important correspondence.
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