September 21, 2017

Work resumes on an unusual mega project in Dubai

¬† I was teaching¬†in Dubai recently and was impressed with the continuing number and range of projects under construction. I was interested to see work has now resumed on a number of unusual and interesting mega projects that were temporarily suspended during the recent global recession. The Dubai World Islands Project is a good example. […]

Edinburgh Business School Dubai holds Information Session and Alumni Event in June 2013

Edinburgh Business School welcomed 100 of its UAE alumni, students and guests in Dubai on Saturday, 8th June 2013 at The Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai. It was pleasing to see our alumni and students enjoying the afternoon of informal networking, renewing friendships and meeting new members of the alumni community or student body over a nice […]

More MBA Graduates Than Ever Cross the Dubai Stage

The seventh annual Heriot-Watt Postgraduate Graduation ceremony in Dubai took place on Wednesday 21st November, 2012. Among those present at the graduation ceremony was special guest, HH Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Higher Education & Scientific Research. HH Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan also gave a speech in which he praised Heriot-Watt […]

Signing off as Blog Master for October

It is almost time for me to hand over the role of Blog Master to my colleague Iain Lauder. I will be posting further blogs on Project Management and on the EBS DBA programme in future, but for now I will sign off as October Blog Master with a few links to internet articles on […]

Edinburgh Business School Dubai holds Information Session and Alumni Event

Edinburgh Business School welcomed 70 of its UAE alumni, students and guests in Dubai on Saturday 26th of May 2012 at Al Murooj Rotana Hotel.

Edinburgh Business School and Heriot-Watt University attend GETEX 2012

The Gulf Education & Training Exhibition (GETEX) took place in Dubai from 19-21st April, and Edinburgh Business School and Heriot-Watt University were represented amongst many exhibited universities. GETEX, the largest education exhibition in the Gulf region is held annually under the patronage of HH Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Higher Education […]

Edinburgh Business School and Heriot-Watt University Dubai at GETEX

Edinburgh Business School and Heriot-Watt University Dubai will be exhibiting at GETEX (The Gulf Education & Training Exhibition) in Dubai from 19-21st April. GETEX (www.mygetex.com ) is the largest education exhibition in the Gulf region that is held annually under the patronage of HH Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Higher Education […]

Come and visit Edinburgh Business School at Access MBA one-to-one Tour

Edinburgh Business School will be participating in several upcoming Access MBA fairs in April & May, providing potential MBA students with an opportunity to learn more about Edinburgh Business School and its programmes. Potential MBA students will be able to meet with EBS’ academic staff and admission team at events in Abu Dhabi and Dubai […]