First executive education short course launched in the Middle East

‘Creativity and Innovation Essentials’ was the theme of the first executive education short course to be launched by MBS in the Middle East – a three-day course on maximising creativity and innovation for individuals, teams and organisations. The programme focused on introducing and inspiring creativity in a business setting, from large multi-national corporations and governments … Read more First executive education short course launched in the Middle East

Launch of Brazil Centre’s Partnership with IBEF

This month, the Brazil Centre launched a partnership with IBEF, the Brazilian Institute for Finance Professionals, supporting the institute´s event on Employability and Career.  This is part of our initiative to engage with professional associations locally, expanding our network, reaching new audiences and promoting brand awareness in the region.  Special thanks to our student Eduardo … Read more Launch of Brazil Centre’s Partnership with IBEF

Ian Morton’s Visit to the Singapore Centre

In November 2016, we were pleased to welcome Ian Morton at the Singapore Centre. Ian (third from the right) has supervised MBA group projects at Manchester Business School. During his time in Singapore, he met with various students whose projects he oversaw. 

Arab Women in Leadership

MBS Middle East Centre was the Knowledge Partner to the 3rd Arab Women in Leadership and Business Summit in Dubai, November 21-22, which attracted senior executive women and entrepreneurs from across the Arab world. The Middle East team presented the MBS portfolio of MBA programmes and executive education short courses. Around 13% of all MBS … Read more Arab Women in Leadership

In Conversation with Professor Khalid Nadvi, on Globalisation, International Trade and Industrial Development

On the evening of 17th Nov 2016, the China Centre wasdelighted to have a visiting Professor Khald Nadvi, Professor of International Development, Director of Research SEED, to share with us on the topics of Globalisation, International Trade and Industrial Development.  Prof. Nadvi introduced about his current researches which focused on the emerging economies, or Rising … Read more In Conversation with Professor Khalid Nadvi, on Globalisation, International Trade and Industrial Development

2016 MBA graduation ceremony in the Middle East celebrates 10 years in Dubai

The University of Manchester has held its 2016 MBA graduation ceremony for students of MBS Middle East Centre, in Dubai, where 87 graduates were awarded the Manchester MBA degree at the ceremony, which was attended by family members, VIP guests, students and alumni of Manchester Business School. 67 students graduated with Merit, and 4 with Distinction. … Read more 2016 MBA graduation ceremony in the Middle East celebrates 10 years in Dubai

Careers Seminar: POWER JOB SEARCHES – Top Tips for Creating Effective Job Search Strategies!

A good and effective job search strategy can save candidates time, and guide them in the right direction, paving the way for a sound future and powerful career development. On 27 October, we were pleased to welcome MBS Global Careers Manager, Ruth Mountain to the Singapore Centre, to present an evening seminar on creating powerful … Read more Careers Seminar: POWER JOB SEARCHES – Top Tips for Creating Effective Job Search Strategies!

Entrepreneurship – What Works? An Exclusive Networking, Lecture, and Panel Session

On 19 October 2016, close to 40 alumni and students were treated to an insightful evening around the topic of ‘Entrepreneurship – What Works’. The event began with networking over light refreshments; followed by a mini lecture on the practical aspects of embarking on the start-up journey; and a highly interactive panel session of deeply … Read more Entrepreneurship – What Works? An Exclusive Networking, Lecture, and Panel Session