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Students from globally renowned business school visit UOWD

Thursday, 18 December, 2014

UOWD were proud to host 42 students from the globally renowned Indian Institute of Management (IIM) this month as part of their MBA program. Standing tall as one of the Top 5 Business Schools in the Asia-Pacific region and frequently ranking highly in the Financial Times’ Top 50 doctoral programs, IIM Bangalore offers MBA, doctoral and executive education programs.                                                 

Led by Professor Ganesh Prabhu, the visiting students are currently in the final semester of their MBA program and were visiting Dubai to aid their understanding and experience of the UAE/GCC Market as part of their module in ‘Business Planning for International Markets.’

UOWD’s Dr Payyazhi Jayashree, Dr Mohan Guruswamy and Dr Arijit Sikdar spoke with the students about working life in Dubai and gave them an insight into the opportunities and experience of working in the UAE/GCC region.

The trip marks the beginning of further interactions between UOWD faculty and IIM. The IIM students spoke highly of their experience at UOWD and appreciated the hospitality.