Andrew Poon (HK)
I am very much going forward to embark on this new chapter in life, after working for the past 15 years, I am very glad that I took my initial step to walk out of my comfort zone and to start my study again. I know these 2 years will be hard work, studying and working at the same time. But I am sure, once I graduate; I will become refreshed and be prepared for any new challenges and opportunities ahead.
Stefan Hiergeist (Germany)
Head of International China Office
My expectation for this programme is that I can develop both, personally and professionally. I want to deepen my theoretical knowledge and put in the courses into practice. For me learning by doing is a very important aspect. Another motivation is to expand my local and global network. I have chosen the Global MBA as is a programme with flexible structure and global presence at a world class Business school with very high reputation.
Felicia Toh (Singapore)
Senior Yoga Instructor
My professional and personal aspirations is that I want to become MORE than just a yoga teacher and trainer. I want to be able to understand and learn everything about setting up a business, leadership and gain a deeper understanding of marketing and consumer insights. Having an MBA will add value to my career and gives me the validation that I am capable and have resilience to be able to study and work at the same time.
Hsiao-Chen Liang (Taiwan)
Yuanta Venture Capital
Before the semester started, I have felt the intense academic workload and strong alumni network, which helps a lot. I'm content with my choice and happy to join the AMBS family!
I am attending the MBA program at The University of Manchester to further my long-term career goals, specifically to conduct high-level holistic operating services for organizations that want to bring the world within reach for people who want to travel, whether locally, domestically, or internationally.
Head of Finance Controlling and IT
Continental Huayu Brake Systems (Chongqing) Co., Ltd.
My expectation for pursuing Manchester Global MBA is to gain a unique multi-cultural learning experience, interacting with people of all backgrounds, absorbing their insights while sharing mine, and to learn how to do business with them.
Senior digital product manager
I couldn't wait to start this new adventure and challenge with the excellent management talents from the world, learn more advanced management knowledge and methodologies, focus on global business environment and model, to explore more effective business solutions, stimulating open thinking and ability. Learn from more practical business cases to deal with more challenges in the future and create unlimited career possibilities.
Maersk (China) Shipping Company
Explore systematic methodology to succeed in real business world together with MBA classmates and look forward to networking with Alliance MBS alumni.
I fully expect to get to know more people, learn new ways of thinking about business, improve management skills, and increase understanding of business practice so that i can grow rapidly on a professional level, and pursue my professional aspiration in career development.
Rolls-Royce Power System
I plan to strengthen my skills by learning the Manchester MBA courses and benefiting from personal experiences of classmates and faculty. Manchester MBA is fascinate me by broadening my network to know more people from different industries as well as international view from overseas study in second year.
China Market Manager, Mobilization，Jabra
It was a quick decision to apply MBS and I assume that will be one of the best decisions that I ever make in lifetime. To learn, to experience and to enjoy is my expectation within the course, and of course to work with classmates of diversity, which comes from various backgrounds and industries would also be an amazing journey! Let’s study hard and play hard!
Area Manager of Global Service Shanghai
Leggett & Platt
I believe I could systematically learn and command international management skills with MBA of UoM, continue to develop myself, further explore my career and life.
Senior Channel Manager
Hagel said: "Mankind will not learn from history, but will keep repeating it". It's supposed that most dilemmas within our career are led by the specific factors, communication, lack of expertise, unstable framework or process, etc. So the acceleration of career growth and delivering of value, for my future, depends more on systematic understanding of running business, that's my most wanted benefit for the UoM course.
Manchester GMBA programme provides such a good opportunity for me to pursue the dream. To study with and learn from people with varied backgrounds is also one of the attractions from MBA for me. This programme is to train leaders who can think differently and apply a form of creative and disruptive leadership to bring about true and lasting change which is exactly the ability which I want to acquire now.
Sr. Thermal Manager
Currently I am facing my career ceiling as I plan to take higher level management position with more responsibilities to fully demonstrate my career value in next 3 to 5 years. Manchester Global MBA is the key to significantly improve my skillsets in the field of management and leadership, leading me to be an international management talent.