Study Abroad - Academic / Sr. Academic Counselor

Not Disclosed
0-5 Years Full Time

Vacancy: Not Disclosed Posted: 11 months ago Applicants: 0
Share via

Job Description

Admission Counsellor/Senior AC- Study Abroad
Roles and Responsibilities
• Demonstrate expertise for shortlisting of partner universities according to
the student profile and ensure documentation along with visa processing
• Should have knowledge of documentation needed to apply for student visa
as well as filling of visa application forms for popular destinations.
• Coordinate & maintain close relationships with internal counselling &
editorial teams to understand student requirements.
• Take ownership of accuracy of work and maintain quick a turnaround time
• Maintain weekly/monthly reports and process related matrices showing
progress on student conversions/target achievement
• Understand student's profile and guide him for applying in right
• Application on the University portal
• Follow up for fee payments to Universities
Required Skills :
• 1+years of experience of a study abroad organization
• Good communication skills
• In-depth knowledge of at least one country - US, Canada, UK, Australia,
Germany etc.
• Knowledge of application, SOP, LOR and visa process
• Desired Candidate Profile • Strong attention to detail
• Excellent internet, technology & computer usage skills
• Domain knowledge of university applications
• Knowledge of documentation needed for student visas
• Documentation and stakeholder engagement
COMPANY PROFILE - https://www.upgradabroad.com/
upGrads study abroad vertical, upGrad Abroad, was launched in 2021. The
arm enables students to experience on-campus learning via degree
programs in collaboration with renowned international universities. With an
aim to support more than 50,000 learners by 2025 in their study abroad
dreams, we are relentlessly partnering with universities and colleges
overseas to offer a comprehensive list of pathway programs, including both
undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Through these partnerships,
upGrad Abroad is helping learners save up to 80% of tuition fees by offering
the flexibility of studying online for a part of the program from a renowned
Indian university. The remaining part of the course is completed on-campus
in a foreign university.
Under this unique model of learning, the students not only have a chance
to study abroad at a pocket-friendly cost but can also power their career by

exploring job opportunities in the respective regions. The full stack
approach at upGrad Abroad assists learners with college application,
admission, visa application, SOPs, eligibility requirements and everything
• upGrad has won the title of ET Best Education Brand 2020
• upGrad made it to the GSV Global EdTech 50 List 2020
• upGrad won the 'Best Communication and Teaching Platform' in the
Education Innovation Awards 2020 by Entrepreneur India
• Received Takshila Award by the 3AI Pinnacle Awards 2020 for upGrad’s
programs in AI, Analytics and Data Sciences
• Received ‘Best Corporate Training Programme’ by the 10th Annual Indian
Education Awards 2020
• upGrad’s Android App received the award under ‘Innovative Initiative’ at
the mBillionth Awards 2020
• Received IAMAI ‘Best Tech for Education’ 2019
• Awards under the ‘Best Education Brands’ by Economic Times in 2018
• Most Innovative Companies in India' by Fast Company in 2017
• upGrad ranks as the fastest-growing edtech company and overall 7th
among all Indian industries, in terms of revenue, as per The Economic
Times and Statista ranking
• upGrad has ranked amongst the Top 50 in the FT Asia-Pacific High-Growth
Companies 2021 List.

Skills Required: Counselling, Problem Solving, Cold Calling