- Locations: Knowledge Village
- Duration: 20 Months
The part-time 20-month GEMBA programme is designed for very senior executives looking to move into the boardroom with the aid of a more personalised, intense and international MBA experience working closely with the School’s faculty across the MBS international network and offering leadership coaching and mentoring. GEMBA supports academic achievement and personal growth for senior executives and comprises three elements – a comprehensive academic programme led by top faculty; ‘The Reflective Manager’ course, which evaluates decision making, problem solving and management styles; GEMBA+ is a range of additional experiences from high level networking to personal coaching to help define personal goals, enhance interpersonal skills and build connections. The programme is delivered across four MBS regional executive centres in Dubai, Shanghai, Manchester and Miami.
Who is this course for?
Working professionals with at least 8 years of work experience and holding a Bachelor degree.
About The University of Manchester Middle East Centre
Manchester Business School (MBS) is the UK’s largest campus-based business and management school. Part of the University of Manchester, MBS is a research driven business school with a global reputation and is consistently ranked amongst the world’s top schools.
The MBS Middle East Centre at Dubai Knowledge Village, United Arab Emirates, is one of seven international executive centres and supports more than 1,600 part time MBA students (and 85 nationalities) across the region. It is the largest and fastest growing centre in the network, which includes Hong Kong, Miami, Brazil, Shanghai, Singapore and Manchester. The MBA students are working professionals with leading multinationals and regional companies and many already hold Masters level qualifications.
MBS students are experienced working professionals who meet the global entry criteria and are able to study for a world class qualification from a top business school, whilst continuing to work. All Manchester MBA degrees are awarded by the University of Manchester, regardless of the study format.
MBS also offers a careers service and a vibrant alumni association, with around 2,000 alumni in the region.