The MIM moves up a spot!



The Financial Times ranking for Masters in Management programmes around the world was released yesterday. We are incredibly proud that our MIM programme has moved up a spot in only its 2nd year in the rankings to no. 5 worldwide.

The Start of a New Year

In the southern hemisphere, the arrival of September implies the start of a new year of growth. It´s springtime, and the atmosphere shifts from winter´s grey to spring´s floral colours and maypoles. Despite being based in the northern hemisphere, this September marks a few notable changes within the MEA team at IE. We have a…


IE Alumnus manages the “Sun”

IE Executive MBA graduate, Yousif Al Ali, was recently featured in a Khaleej Times article  in which he talks about how he became the General Manager of Shams Power Company and helped develop Shams 1, the first major renewable energy plant built by Masdar in the Western Region of Abu Dhabi emirate. Here´s an excerpt…


The IE UAE Alumni Club Hits the Desert!

IE UAE Alumni Club got together 70 people last Friday 11th of May for the biggest event organized so far by the IE UAE Alumni Club since it was founded.   IE graduates, current students and guests enjoyed dunes bashing, sunset pictures, Arabic dinner, and belly dancing. Desert Safari is a very popular activity for…


A Tale about Business Schools and MBA Hiring

What do Business Schools have to do to keep MBA hiring positive in times of crisis? This question was the center piece of an article recently posted by the Financial Times with the title “Students in the driving seat.” While many US companies appear to run development programs offering MBA hires the chance to be…


Tweet to win a scholarship for IE´s Master in Environmental Management!

This challenge, taking place in six world regions, is an excellent opportunity for future candidates of the master class of 2012. The challenge awards the winners with one of the 5400€ scholarships available by region applicable to the Master in Environmental Management (October 2012 intake). The key criteria for being selected as a winner is the number of tweets made…