QS Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd is the leading global career and education network, helping individuals fulfill their potential through fostering international mobility, educational achievement and career development. We provide the platform for educators and employers to target, meet and select the best qualified candidates from around the world.
Established in the UK in 1990 by Wharton MBA, Nunzio Quacquarelli, and joined later by MBA expert authority Matt Symonds, QS today operates globally from offices in London, Beijing, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Washington DC. Our activities span over 50 countries across the world, with over 250,000 candidates registering for our events or services every year.
QS' mission is to provide a lifetime of educational and career information to high-achievers. In order to achieve this, QS aims to support candidates at each stage of their education or career path, helping them develop their potential and reach leadership positions, providing web-sites, events and publications focused on each career stage.
In order to achieve our goals and best meet the needs of our customers, QS fosters a diverse, international culture - developing a team of experts with local market and language knowledge to advise on specific geographical challenges and niches. The success of all of our products and events is based around an established network and mix of educational, corporate and media partners, complimented further by the globally-respected, market leading research that includes the QS THE World University Rankings.
QS prides itself on its ability to combine these products to facilitate introductions at every stage of the career or education marketing, prospect and application process, allowing us to remain ultimately flexible to our clients' needs.