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Aderinsola Akinro

Lagos, Nigeria
University of Liverpool (Pharmacology)
Class of 2024

The MBA has enabled me grow, not only in terms of acquiring essential business skills and expanding my professional network, but also in realizing my true potential, giving me the confidence to excel in my career and make a meaningful impact in the world.

Work Experience during the DeGroote MBA (Co-op or Summer Internship)

  • Marketing Coordinator – Metrie

Why DeGroote?

Choosing DeGroote for my MBA was an easy decision for me; from the moment I first encountered the DeGroote team, I felt an immediate sense of belonging and community, which was incredibly important to me as an international student seeking a supportive environment. DeGroote’s reputation as a top business school was also a major factor in my decision, as I was impressed by the calibre of the faculty and the commitment to experiential learning, recognizing the significance of practical application and industry collaboration in shaping a well-rounded MBA experience.

What piece of advice would you give to anyone considering doing their MBA at DeGroote?

Embark on the MBA journey with an open mind, viewing challenges as opportunities for personal and professional growth. Actively participate, and forge meaningful connections, as this will unlock the full potential of your MBA experience at DeGroote.

Extra Curricular Involvement at DeGroote MBA

  • Pitching In for Charity
  • MBA Student Ambassador