The University of Manchester Middle East Centre

 

The University of Manchester Middle East Centre offers world class blended learning Master’s programmes which meet the needs of busy executives and fit around their personal and professional commitments.

 

TOP RANKED UNIVERSITY

* FT Global MBA Ranking 2024

5th
in the UK*
13th

in Europe*

46th

in the World*

A GLOBAL INSTITUTION WITH 5 INTERNATIONAL CENTRES

Your MBA knowledge and experience will not be limited to Dubai

Dubai
Manchester
Hong Kong
 
Shanghai
Singapore
 

TRIPLE MBA ACCREDITATION

Only a select number of schools globally have achieved this.

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EQUIS - EFMD

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AMBA

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AACSB

Celebrating 15 years of excellence in the Middle East

The University of Manchester pioneered business education in the Middle East with the introduction of the Global Part-time MBA for working professionals, bringing a top MBA programme within easy, flexible and convenient reach for working professionals looking to accelerate their careers, switch roles, or even become entrepreneurs, all supported by the team at the permanent regional centre.

 

 

 

 

Events

Welcome to the Events Page of The University of Manchester Middle East Centre! We are located at Dubai Knowledge Park in Dubai, UAE. We hold numerous events in our centre every year and you can also meet with us in the GCC and other neighbouring countries.

The University of Manchester Middle East Centre offers world class blended learning Master’s programmes which meet the needs of busy executives and fit around their personal and professional commitments.

 

Celebrating 15 years of excellence in the Middle East

The University of Manchester pioneered business education in the Middle East with the introduction of the Global Part-time MBA for working professionals, bringing a top MBA programme within easy, flexible and convenient reach for working professionals looking to accelerate their careers, switch roles, or even become entrepreneurs, all supported by the team at the permanent regional centre.

 

News & Articles

The news and views from people in and around The University of Manchester – Middle East Centre.

Masterclass: FinTech 4.0 - the growing world of FinTech in the Middle East
Professor Susanne Espenlaub is Programme Director for the MSc Financial Management at Alliance Manchester Business School. She is an internationally recognised academic with an extensive record of research published in highly…
Dame Nancy Rothwell: ‘First lady of Manchester’ is special guest of honour at bicentenary event
It was a night to remember as a special group of guests gathered in Dubai to mark The University of Manchester’s bicentenary, at a dinner in Dubai. The event brought together many of the University’s first 200 graduates supported…
Masterclass - Beyond imitation
In his recent masterclass, Dr. Nikolay Mehandjiev, Professor of Enterprise Information Systems at Alliance Manchester Business School, discussed the future of artificial intelligence (AI) and talked about how AI has evolved from…
University Deputy President and Deputy Vice Chancellor pays first visit to Dubai and highlights the potential of the Middle East Centre
The Middle East Centre was delighted to welcome Professor Luke Georghiou - Deputy President and Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Manchester – on his first visit to Dubai, recently. The visit coincided with Global MBA…
Masterclass: Cashflow is the lifeblood of companies
Professor Arif Khurshed is the Associate Head of Research for the Accounting and Finance Division at Alliance Manchester Business School. His research interests span corporate finance, including IPOs, venture capital, payout…
Masterclass: In a rapidly transforming business environment, innovation is critical and demands an entrepreneurial mindset and new skills
The Middle East Centre recently hosted a masterclass delivered by Professor Oswaldo Lorenzo on ‘Entrepreneurial Mindset for Business Innovation’, for students, alumni and guests joining online. Oswaldo is an entrepreneur,…
Strategic Supply Chain Management Masterclass: Managing relationships central to success
Professor David Bamford is an experienced industrial academic who has published over 250 articles, book chapters and reports. His multiple publications include two co-authored books, ‘Essential Guide to Operations Management’ and…
Ramadan Suhoor gathering highlights the deeply human impact of social responsibility partnerships
The University of Manchester Middle East Centre chose to mark the Holy Month of Ramadan by celebrating the gift of giving with a Suhoor dinner gathering in the presence of students, alumni, families and friends, and staff of the…
Celebrating Manchester’s wealth of talented women
Middle East Centre hosts special interactive session for International Women’s Day 2024 Are you ready to enter the boardroom? It was a breakfast meeting with a difference – a special occasion (International Women’s Day – theme:…
Introducing Executive Education: First regional information session for students and alumni
The Middle East Centre recently hosted its first Executive Education online information session for students and alumni in the region, following the Middle East launch of the first suite of 17 new short business courses, in…