Mastering Master’s Applications

So, you want to apply for a master's. Wondering where to begin? Have you decided on a particular geography? Do you know which documents you'll need? Does the thought of the deadline make you anxious? Don’t worry!

You’re not alone and we’re here to help you! Our expert gues, Joana Cansado Carvalhoour, will combine facts, “myth debunking”, and humor to explain the various application models and why they fit certain cultures. In the end, you will be able to understand where you might fit in and how you might get there.

Event details

Join us in person for this Mastering Master’s Applications workshop with Joana Cansado Carvalho.

  • Address: IDEA Spaces Palácio Sottomayor, Concrete Room Av. Fontes Pereira de Melo 16, 1050-121 Lisboa, Portugal

  • Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2023

  • Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm CEST


  • Registration: 6.30-6.45 pm
  • Hult Introduction with Enrollment Advisor: 6.45-7.00pm
  • Mastering Master’s Applications workshop with Joana Cansado Carvalho: 7.00-8.00pm
  • Q&A: 8.00-8.30pm


Joana Cansado Carvalho has worked as a Life & Career Coach for over 15 years. Based in Lisbon, Portugal, she works mostly with young adults, accompanying them in the process of making decisions about their academic, professional and personal lives and putting them in action.

She has mentored hundreds of applicants to foreign universities including Hult, Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Georgetown, IE, ESADE and LSE, and LBS. Her client portfolio includes Portuguese, North-American, Colombian, South African and French men and women aged 21 to 39-years-old. Working exclusively by word of mouth, her unorthodox style is both intellectually demanding and optimistic, and has yielded excellent results. She studied Communication, Public Relations, Political Science, International Relations, and European History. In total, she has lived and studied in six countries and is fluent in five languages.

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About Hult International Business School

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Hult is recognized by business education’s three most prestigious international accrediting bodies: The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), the Association of MBAs (AMBA), and EQUIS (The European Quality Improvement System).

Our programs are consistently ranked as among the best in the world by the most renowned publications including the Financial Times, the Economist, Forbes, and Bloomberg Businessweek.

Hult is the proud winner of the Best Business School Careers Strategy award 2020 from the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and BGA. This follows our 2014 win of the AMBA Innovation award.

Hult's undergraduate program is proven to change lives. Don't just take our word for it—see our rankings below.



Winner of the 2023 MERIT Award for Innovation in Higher Education



Top University for Experiential Learning, The Forage, 2022



International Students, Financial Times Master's in Management Ranking, 2023



for Student and Faculty Diversity, The Economist, Full-Time MBA Ranking, 2023



Academic Experience, Poets and Quants, Best Undergraduate Business Schools, 2023