Held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of State for Tolerance, The University of Manchester held its 2017 MBA graduation ceremony for Middle East students of the University’s business school, in Dubai.
A total of 65 students were awarded the Manchester MBA degree. Of the 65 graduates, 9 graduated with Merit, and 42 with Distinction. The graduating class students reside in 10 countries and are of 27 nationalities; around two-thirds of the graduates reside in the UAE. Best individual female (business and professional women represented around 20% of the class) and male students, and best group project awards for the Middle East were presented as part of the ceremony.