Preparing the leaders of tomorrow – News
The University of Manchester has its finger on the pulse of today’s career needs
The University of Manchester places great importance on the ‘impact’ of its work and this is increasingly recognized. It is the only university in the UK with social responsibility as its main objective, and has been named the number one university in the world in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.
Learning is a social experience, and many students and alumni are long-time friends of the center and the university. Many of the University of Manchester’s early students are still closely linked to the University of the Middle East and some have become regional ambassadors and even teaching assistants on the part-time Global MBA, reflecting the quality of its work. students and the progress they have made. have been doing since graduation. Today, many new students are admitted on the recommendation or recommendation of an alumnus.
Diversified portfolio of programs
The University of Manchester Middle East Center provides access to a dynamic portfolio of part-time masters programs for working professionals, including the flagship Global Part-time MBA, Kelley-Manchester Global MBA and programs master’s degrees specializing in Educational Leadership, Real Estate and a new MSc in Financial Management, which started in September 2021. The two-year part-time Global MBA attracts middle managers, professional women and men, from a wide range of backgrounds. sectors and gives them a new perspective on business. For working professionals looking to develop their knowledge, skills and confidence to advance in their careers, these faculty-led courses are designed to equip them with the knowledge and skills sought after by organizations around the world.
Accessing networks, mentors and a career service with the benefits of job search and career planning tools covering everything from resume writing and simulations is more important than ever. personal brand and social media profile interviews. The University’s engagement program creates networking and social opportunities among the broader community of students and alumni, as well as partner companies and recruiters, through hybrid events providing valuable information and advice. on career opportunities.
The part-time MSc in Financial Management is a flexible new program featuring sophisticated tools and techniques and is designed to help students transform their careers in finance and business by developing their financial understanding, expertise and skills. Working students will benefit from the flexibility of an online course, complemented by valuable face-to-face learning through workshops where students apply theory to real-life case studies based on contemporary business issues. Professionals will develop their knowledge, skills and confidence to advance their careers.
Benefits of the scholarship
The University offers scholarships for certain programs; members of accounting bodies and staff of the University’s strategic partners in the region may benefit from tuition reduction agreements.
Model of “flying faculty”
The university uses a ‘flying faculty’ model – all of the university’s programs are led by Manchester faculty and delivered in person through the blended learning format providing working professionals with the flexibility and convenience of self-study online, supplemented by valuable face-to-face lessons. face hybrid workshops (physical and virtual) and lecture lectures held in Dubai and other global centers. These forums offer students the opportunity to develop their professional networks, share their experiences with other students and meet the academic team.
Back to class for working professionals
Founding Director, Middle East, University of Manchester
“The University of Manchester is ranked among the best universities in the world for graduate employability and research. We are committed to creating access to world-class learning opportunities designed to meet the needs of working professionals, with an emphasis on quality of teaching, research and social responsibility. All of the University’s programs are faculty-led and delivered through the blended learning format providing working professionals with the flexibility and convenience of online self-learning, complemented by valuable hybrid workshops (physical and virtual) and lecture courses held in Dubai and other global centers. Nothing replaces face-to-face meetings and these forums give students the opportunity to develop their professional networks, share experiences with other students and meet the academic team.
Global Product Owner, Arcadis
“The Manchester Global MBA experience gave me the confidence to speak about contemporary business challenges, with stimulating insights and research, and the opportunity to apply them to real world case studies and in my own business. .
It was an opportunity to collaborate with other motivated and like-minded students. It makes you think in new ways and it has prepared me for success as my career develops. “