Connecting with education partners and raising awareness about studying, living and working in the business hub of the Middle East in an enchanting Dubai-themed event in New Delhi
New Delhi, India – Murdoch University Dubai recently organised a dazzling launch event in New Delhi as part of its Indian Outreach program. Themed around the sights and sounds of enthralling Dubai, the evening was attended by educational consultants as well as dignitaries from Murdoch University Perth & Dubai.
Over 25 strategic business partners were in attendance along with the Deputy Vice Chancellor International, Murdoch University, Prof. Lyn Karstadt. The Murdoch University Dubai delegation included the Dean and Academic President, Dr. James Trotter, the General Manager, Justin Blake, Director of Marketing and Admissions, Sarah El Gohary and Student Ambassador, Aishwarya Subrahmanian.
The event highlighted the unique advantage of studying, living and working in a dynamic and cosmopolitan business hub like Dubai. The Dean, Dr. James Trotter, also shared further information about the campus facilities as well as Student Support Services.
Prof. Karstadt outlined the flexible programs offered by Murdoch Dubai, dependent on the academic and English qualifications of the applicants. Highlights of the newly-introduced English Language Programs were shared along with the Foundation, Diploma, Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs. The truncated duration of the Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs along with the Double Major option were well-received by the partners and a refreshing change to traditional university programs. She also shared information about five new courses to be offered from September 2019 and January 2020 – Undergraduate courses with Majors in Criminology, Accounting, Banking and Human Resource Management and a Master of Forensic Science.
On being asked about the unparalleled offerings by Murdoch University Dubai, General Manager, Justin Blake remarked, “At Murdoch University Dubai, our focus is on empowering students to be successful leaders of the future. The courses we offer prepare them not only for a strong career pathway but also enhance our students’ employability skills, enabling them to undertake a variety of responsibilities in different environments.”.
Student Ambassador Aishwarya Subrahmanian also shared her personal experience about pursuing a Double Major at Murdoch University Dubai. On her life as a student and having received the Vice Chancellor’s Award last year, she commented “The community at Murdoch Dubai is very diverse, and the interactions with our lecturers and peers has helped me to understand different insights and perspectives.”
The evening ended with a special Arabic musical performance by the Director of Marketing & Admissions, Sarah El Gohary that blended perfectly with the Middle Eastern décor and ambiance for the night.
Wrapping up the evening, Carmelo González, International Relations Consultant from The Chopras, commented, “I learnt so much more about the university’s unique programs and the vibrant international life in Dubai. I now think Murdoch every time I think Dubai!”
Sonya Singh from SIEC, further stated, “This Murdoch University Dubai launch in Delhi brought out the spirit of the destination and the vibrancy of Murdoch on a single platform, making it memorable and colourful!”
This launch event in New Delhi was part of a larger outreach and engagement program in India, with workshops also being organised in Kochi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh and Ahmedabad.
About Murdoch University Dubai
- Murdoch University is one of Australia’s leading universities with a global reputation for excellence in teaching, research and student satisfaction.
- Murdoch University Dubai is a leading educational institution, situated at the heart of the Dubai International Academic City, Dubai, UAE. This Dubai campus is a core branch of Murdoch University, which was founded, and is still based, in Perth, Australia. A third campus is based in Singapore.
- The university is accepting applications for May & September 2019.
- Murdoch offers various programs for English Language, Foundation Studies, Diplomas, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Studies.
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