Business Masters: The University of Manchester hosts annual graduation celebration

  • Date: 21-Nov-2022
  • Source: Zawya
  • Sector:Education
  • Country:UAE
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Business Masters: The University of Manchester hosts annual graduation celebration

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The University of Manchester, one of the world’s top 50 universities, has hosted the annual Graduation Celebration for around 70 business Master’s degree students from the Middle East, graduating from the Alliance Manchester Business School’s Global Part-time MBA, and MSc Reliability Engineering & Asset Management (REAM). Professor Fiona Devine CBE, Dean of Alliance Manchester Business School, led the celebration and gave the keynote address on behalf of the University. Dr Abdulla Al Karam, Director General - Knowledge & Human Development Authority (KHDA), was the guest of honour and addressed the new graduates. The Graduation Celebration was organised by the University’s Middle East Centre at The Meydan Hotel in Dubai and was attended by families and friends of the graduates, and partners of the Centre.

The University’s graduating class of 2022 in the Middle East comprises a total of 143 new business Master’s graduates of 26 nationalities - around 70 of these attended the Graduation Celebration hosted by the Middle East Centre. The vast majority of these new graduates were awarded degrees with a Merit or Distinction; more than 50% reside in the UAE; and around one third of the new graduates are female. The new Master’s in