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Whitefield Business School

Whitefield Business School

Whitefield Business School

Introduction

Whitefield Business School (WBS), located in Mauritius, has grown over the past few years to position itself as one of the reputed Private Tertiary Education providers in the country.

With over 250 students from 7 countries, WBS has slowly grown to become a brand that is synonymous with quality and affordable international education. The institution is affiliated with the prestigious Lincoln University from Malaysia which is ranked among the top 35 Universities in the world for Quality Education by Times Higher Education. WBS also offers international British Education through NCC Education which was established initially by the Government of the UK and has produced over 1 million Alumni so far.

Our qualifications are recognized in over 40 countries across the world and the courses on offer range from Foundation Level, Diploma, Undergraduate Degree, up to Master’s Level. Students who complete their education through WBS will earn an internationally recognized qualification from Lincoln University – our accredited partner university.

Foreign students can also work part-time while studying in Mauritius and can enjoy up to 3 years of post-study work permit through the YPOP scheme. It is to be noted that transport is also free of cost for students in Mauritius.

Courses on Offer at WBS

  1. MBA in Business Administration (MBA General)
  2. MBA in Global Business
  3. MBA in Hospitality Management
  4. Bachelor (Hons) In Business Administration
  5. Bachelor (Hons) in Hospitality Management
  6. Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) (Network Technology and Cybersecurity)

Students at WBS are instructed in critical reasoning, problem-solving, teamwork, and communication skills. We have adopted a holistic approach towards the development of the students so that a student will grow and develop as a person who appreciates diversity, cultivate a sense of civic and social responsibility, and become well-prepared to achieve life’s goals.

The Unique System of Education at Whitefield Business School

At WBS we have developed a 3-step approach to Education to develop a healthy, well-rounded, self-confident, and righteous individual with creative and critical thinking skills highly capable of meeting the challenges of life.

Step 1: Our Delivery Strategy

People have watched several sports games which makes them good at discussing and interpreting the game. What if these hours spent watching the game were spent playing the game? Education today is comparable to spectators (students) watching a game (attending a lecture) in a stadium (classroom)! Based on the above, we at WBS have decided to reinvent the way we deliver lectures and we have adopted what Confucius propagated:
“Tell me and I forget; Show me and I remember; Involve me and I understand” – Confucius

Step 2: Value-Based Education

There is an old saying that states that “Unless there is a behavior change, education has not occurred”. Therefore, mere acquisition, understanding, or retention of facts cannot be termed as complete education.
At Whitefield Business School (WBS), we believe that education should lead to a positive overall change in reasoning, feelings, mindset, and behavior. Many research have also pointed out that 85% of your success in life depends on your character and only 15% depends on your academic performance. Anyone undergoing the process of education should undergo a positive behavior change. Our behavior in turn is shaped by our thoughts and what influences our thoughts is our values! Therefore, values have been assigned critical importance in our education system at WBS and the fostering of values has been integrated with our education system and teaching strategies.

Step 3: Mental & Physical Health

Low rates of physical activity among young adults are believed to be the cause of high rates of obesity, depression, and anxiety in the world. Education would be of little use if, at the end of the day, one is unhealthy. As the adage goes: “health is the real wealth”. At WBS students will be educated about good healthy habits and encouraged to take up physical activities. Nutritionists are regularly invited to talk to students, psychologists will also be invited for counseling sessions and regular sports activities will also be organized on the premises to drive home the idea of physical and mental health in our students’ mindsets.

Whitefield Business School was Established In 2007

Whitefield Business School (WBS) is a registered tertiary education provider, duly approved by the Higher Education Commission and Mauritius Qualifications Authority.

The qualifications of the school are awarded by Lincoln University College, NCC Education, and The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality.

The courses offered at WBS range from Business Administration, Informational Technology, and Tourism & Hospitality. The programs of the school are recognized in over 50 countries across the globe.

Students from Ghana, Cameroon, Madagascar, Mauritius, India, and Pakistan to name a few have trusted the high quality of education offered at the school and WBS has now grown into a highly reputed institution, rated among the best in the country. Students have a wide choice of qualifications ranging from Master's Degrees, Bachelor's Degrees, and Diplomas, offered on part-time, online, and full-time modes of study.

Admissions

Step by Step process application procedures for International Students

Step 1: Prospective Student fills in the Whitefield Business School Application Form and sends the form together with scanned copies of the first five pages of passport and educational certificates and proof of payment of a nonrefundable application fee of USD 170 at [email protected]

Step 2: The academic board of Whitefield Business School will assess the prospective student's eligibility for entry to the desired course.

Step 3: Upon acceptance and clearance given by the academic board, prospective students should send us the following documents so that we process for visa:

  • a) Student Visa Request Letter
  • b) Application to enter Mauritius
  • c) Original Bank Statement for 6 Previous months (Should be sent by courier)
  • d) 4 Passport size photo (Should be sent by courier)
  • e) Letter of sponsorship
  • f) Medical certificates (Should be sent by courier)

Step 4: Whitefield Business School proceeds with the Visa application process and lodges students' documents at the Passport and Immigration Office of Mauritius.

Step 5: After the student visa is approved, the student receives a three-month provisional visa to enter Mauritius. Whitefield Business School informs the student and the student is given seven working days to clear the remaining balance of the Course fee.

Step 6: Student makes payment and sends Telegraphic Transfer as proof of payment.

Step 7: Whitefield Business School releases the original documents (Welcome letter, Admission Letter, and Visa) of the student by express courier.

Step 8: The student informs Whitefield about the recipient of original documents and also informs the institution about his/her travel dates. Send us a scanned copy of the air ticket. Students need to be in Mauritius three days before the start of their course.

Step 9: Student upon arrival in Mauritius has to undergo a medical check-up at a private laboratory. The report shall be submitted to PIO for issuing of Visa for the period of study.

Locations

  • Curepipe

    Thomy D'Arifat Street, Curepipe, Mauritius, 74404, Curepipe

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