On January 29, 2017, the Department of Business Administration and Humanities held its advisory meeting at UCB campus. The meeting was attended by internal and external members.
Among the external members that attended the meeting are Dr. Hana A. Kanoo, Senior Economist, Economic Development Board, Bahrain, Mr. Luc Metivier, Chief Executive Officer, Takaud, Mr. Ebrahim K. Ebrahim, Chief of Government Business Officer, Takaud and Mr. Hussain Bokhammas, General Manager, Bokhammas Group. Two external members namely Dr. Hamid Merah, Secretary General of the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions and Mr. Yughandar, Chief of Financial Officer, Bahrain Cinema Company apologized for not being able to attend the meeting.
All the internal members were present during the meeting namely Dr. Abdullah Al-Hadrami, Dr. Saad Ahmed and Mrs. Shemily John. The meeting was chaired by Dr. Sutan Emir Hidayat, Head of Business Administration and Humanities Department. During the meeting, the members discussed some important issues such as the course structure of both BBA and MBA programs and some inputs from the industry regarding the skills necessary for the graduates to compete in the job market.