The University of Manchester, Middle East Centre    Middle East Centre, Dubai

Global Careers Service

We believe that your career journey should not be taken alone. Drive your career by tapping into the wealth of careers services and the powerful student and alumni community. We know that your decision to study an MBA is very often linked to your career ambition.

Getting the best result

We are one of the few business schools in Europe to offer a comprehensive careers service specifically for our part time Global MBA students. Whether you are looking to accelerate your current career or branch out in another direction, we offer unparalleled career planning advice through our bespoke web 2.0 portal and face-to-face activity at our Dubai Centre.

World of opportunity

A vastly diverse choice of career paths lie ahead for experienced professionals with MBA qualifications. Companies know that your existing experience combined with the skills and knowledge gained from the MBA course will bring them highly skilled business performers.

Wealth of resources

The Global Careers Service (GCS) is comprised of services dedicated and tailored to supporting international MBA students based in over 80 countries around the world. Taking the same blended approach as the Global programmes, you will have access to a comprehensive careers portal and face-to-face support through each of the International Executive Centres.

Global Careers Service Portal accessible worldwide 24/7 offers the following links :

  • Career articles
  • Podcasts
  • Toolkits
  • Psychometric tests
  • Databases
  • Jobs sites
  • Useful external links
  • Regular webinars

Face-to-face Delivery – through the Dubai Centre

  • Alumni speakers
  • Corporate speakers
  • Careers workshops
  • Group careers sessions

One-to-one guidance and support at Dubai Centre

As you journey through the portal and the group and workshop sessions, there may still be questions in your mind that require individual attention. You will be able to discuss these with career advisor in Dubai who can help you to find solutions and to try new approaches.