Varsity Connections is your one stop destination for all matters academic. Dedicated to empowering students on their career journey, our professionally certified counselors provide personalized academic & career counselling.
Empower students to make informed subject/career choices
Inspire to strengthen unique capabilities
Collaborate to connect Student, School & Family
Enable students to set & achieve realistic goals
Develop knowledge & potential for success
I appreciate the commitment with which Varsity Connections has conducted the VC MAP Aptitude Test for our Year 9 and 11 students. I would like to place on record your prompt delivery of reports and effective group counselling sessions. Many students have benefitted from the Aptitude test reports as it has enabled them to choose the right subjects for the IGCSE and a career there after.I would also like to mention that the customization of test evaluation and group data analytics for the assessment that you provided was very useful. Neetha ShettyHead of School – Al Diyafah High school
Our association with Varisty Connections began at GETEX 2006, while we were looking for support in counseling our students in education/ career planning. Your sessions with the students have helped them make informed decisions regarding their subject choices. We are also of VC MAP Aptitude test that you are conducting for the senior students to help them understand possible opportunities and Careers they could explore.Sue JohnstonHeadmistress - Al Salam Pvt. School
Varsity Connections has been associated with Arab Unity School for the many years, in conducting Aptitude tests for students. They prepare a comprehensive career mapping report for the students which help them analyze their skills, abilities, interests and personality traits. They are extremely professional and very committed to providing guidelines for our students and parents.Sunita BhudhwaniPrincipal - Arab Unity School
An Accurate & In-Depth Psychometric Tool for students to chart their Career Pathways
The VC team is led by Kalpana Deepak and Tara Pillay who are certified by the
British Psychological Society – Certificate of Competence in Occupational Testing &
the EFPA (European Federation of Psychological Association).
Our specialist career guidance team works very closely with schools, students & parents to help students make informed choices & effectively chart their career pathways. Their bespoke VC MAP Career Mapping Program has helped students identify their aptitudes and interests and link them to realistic career goals.
The team has cultivated partnerships with education institutions and other like-minded organizations to provide focused education guidance program in UAE and India.
With a passion for developing skilled and socially conscious 21st century global citizens, they are active participants and speakers at Schools, Panel discussions, Radio shows and other Education events.
Kalpana Deepak is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Electrical Engineering Graduate and Certified Microsoft Trainer.
Her professional career has been in the field of IT Support, Training and Education both at higher secondary and corporate levels.
She has designed and delivered training programs for DNATA, Emirates Bank and Spinneys, Abu Dhabi in Systems and Personal Development. Currently involved in designing and developing customized programs for schools to build the framework for effective counseling.
Tara Pillay is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Varsity Connections, a Humanities graduate and trained Montessori teacher.
She has worked as the principal of a school in India. During her tenure at the school she has initiated and
conducted a number of training oriented workshops for children and teachers.
With more than 15 years of experience within the education sector she is now involved in setting up centers in India to cater to the requirements and challenges of the students and parents of high school students.
Jyothika is a Sociology graduate and Trained VC MAP Test Administrator.
She is the first point of contact at VC and is the go-to person to schedule
appointments and administer our VC MAP Assessment.
She manages the VC MAP Online Test Management System and does the research for study destinations & university programs prior to counselling. Jyothika represents Varsity Connections at all career fairs and events at schools and communities.