Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship: Financial Model Pitch



Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship: Financial Model Pitch

The Financial Mid-Boot Camp of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship, UMST Khartoum Campus, was taught online by Prof.Amir Tawfik from E4-Impact /UCSC, Milan. The structure of the Camp was 3 weeks: 2 weeks of online sessions on financial planning, and 1 week of ongoing coaching.

The Camp has ended with the Financial Model Pitch, which was held on Saturday, 26th of September, 2020 at the Global Conference Center (GCC), UMST. During the event, the E4-Impact Entrepreneurs have presented their Financial Models in front of a jury of financial experts and professors who provided them with constructive feedback on their financial models. The entire process went smoothly and was highly productive.

Special thanks goes to Prof. Amir Tawfik, the financial experts and professors of Faculty of Business Administration who have participated in the pitch.

 

Presence of UMST will be held in the Netherlands



Presence of UMST will be held in the Netherlands

UMST student Nahla Omer Zayed, CEO and Founder of Sukar Cosmetics in the 2nd Edition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship, has been selected, and subsequently received an invitation from Orange Corners   Netherlands to participate as speaker in the “Road at Youth Heart Forum” as one of the young representatives of the Middle East and North Africa Region {MENA}.

The Forum is organized by the Dutch ministry of Foreign Affairs. And the session at which Nahla was selected to talk is titled “Towards Synergies and Enabling System”, and will be held on 1st of October, 2020.

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UMST Success with Chevening Scholarship



UMST Success with Chevening Scholarship

We are proudly  a resounding success for UMST in the shape of two of its graduates. Ibrahim Siddig Hamid Humedia of Pharmacy Batch 14 Pharmacy, and Azza Isam Abdalla Mohamed , Batch 6 , Faculty of Business Administration have entered the competition to win a Chevening Scholarship and they were both successful in their endeavor.

As a result of winning the highly acclaimed Sholarship, Ibreahim Hamid Humedia will enroll in the program of MSc Pharmaceutical Technology at Kings College London, while wining the scholarship will enable Azza Abdalla Mohamed to pursue her postgraduate studies as MSc scholar in International Development  at the University of Manchester.

 

It is worth noting that the Chevening Scholarship is an international scholarship scheme which enables students with leadership qualities from over 160 countries and territories to undertake postgraduate study or courses in universities in the United Kingdom. Funding for the scheme comes from the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office and its partner organizations.

By winning the Scholarship and by joining two centers of academic excellence, Azza and Ibrahim did UMST proud, and at a parallel level covered themselves with glory. We wish them both the future success they certainly deserve.

 

UMST-Mashrouy COVID-19 Entrepreneurship Initiative



UMST-Mashrouy COVID-19 Entrepreneurship Initiative

UMST and other companies have participated with Mashrouy COVID-19 program. The aim of the program was to deliver entrepreneurial content to the public in order to help them through the current pandamic, and allow them to think of new business ideas.

A team of UMST’s fulltime and part time lectures have participated in this initiative, by providing video-shoot which covered different topics in entrepreneurship. It took place from the beginning of May until the 20th of June.

Participants were;

Miss Dina Ghandour, Lecturer at UMST, Faculty of Business Administration & the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship (E4-IMPACT-UMST Khartoum Campus), presented video shoots on:

  1. ” Financial Plan”

  2. “Entrepreneurial Financing”

Eng. Owais Khairy, Business Coach in the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship (E4-IMPACT-UMST Khartoum Campus), presented video shoots on:

    1. Agro-Investment

    2. Agriculture Episodes

    3. Agriculture Episodes-2

Ms. Marwa Mohamed, lecturer at the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship (E4-IMPACT-UMST Khartoum Campus), presented video shoots on:

      1.Market Plan

      2.Business Plan

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Congratulations UMST for the video of the month



umst-Launch-of-the-2nd-Edition-E4IMPACTThe video of the launch of the second edition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship has been selected as the  video of the month by E4Impact Foundation, UCSC, Milan.

 

 

 

 

 

GLOBAL MBA IN IMPACT ENTREPRENEURSHIP



GLOBAL MBA
IN IMPACT ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Launch of the 2nd Edition

  1. ABOUT THE EVENT

ALTIS, the Graduate School of Business and Society of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore,Milan, UMST, the University of Medical Sciences and Technology and the E4Impact Foundation, with the support of the Italian Embassy to Khartoum and the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development, and the contribution of VueTel and CTC Group, are launching the 2nd edition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship in Khartoum.

The launch will take place on November 30th at the at the Global Conference Center of UMST at 9:30 am and will be the occasion for entrepreneurs, businessmen and representatives of Sudan’s Institutions to discuss and network around:

  • How the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship can help to scale and grow your business;
  • How to capture business opportunities between Italy and Sudan;
  • What low hanging fruits entrepreneurs can capture in today’s Sudanese markets.

The event will also be the occasion to award the best entrepreneurs from the 1st edition and to confer 8 scholarships funded by the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development for women and persons with disabilities.

  1. ABOUT THE MBA

The Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship is a 1-year business acceleration and training programme that aims to support entrepreneurs to start and scale their business. In partnership with top universities in Africa, ALTIS and E4Impact offer Global MBA in 11 Countries: Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Ghana, Ivory Coast, RD Congo, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Senegal, Sudan and Zimbabwe.

Since 2010, ALTIS and E4Impact delivered 10 editions of the MBA and accelerated 1.000+ entrepreneurs. The MBA was first launched in Sudan in 2018 and concluded on October 19th, 2019 with a cohort of 49 new entrepreneurs. The 2nd edition of the MBA in Sudan will start on November 30th, 2019

The MBA boosts participants’ business by applying tools and platforms directly to the business. The MBA offers:

  • ready-to-use and tailor-made tools to improve key strategies and functions of your business;
  • investment opportunities consisting of 3 meetings with a panel of investors to present your business;
  • one-to-one mentoring programs with a business advisor knowledgeable of the regional markets;
  • ongoing networking opportunities with Sudanese entrepreneurs, businessman and institutions;
  • a mix of international & local lecturers and experts to expand your business horizons;
  • the opportunity to explore other African markets by linking with 600+ MBA Alumni across Africa;
  • the Business Networking Week in Italy, a free of charge Milan-based program reserved to the MBA Alumni;
  • a flexible calendar of 37 days of contact training spread in 9 sessions plus digital learning;
  • an International MBA by ALTIS, Business School of Catholic University of Milan, Italy.

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More information about the program

Business Plan Competition



BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION

The Business Plan Competition (BPC) is the last and the most important of the 3 competitions organized per each edition of the MBA. The competition was organized for the 1st Edition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship in partnership with Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (“UCSC”), Milan Italy, University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan  and the E4Impact Foundation on Saturday, 19th of October, 2019 at the Global Conference Centre. The occasion was launched by the Italian Ambassador to Sudan.

Objectives of the BPC are to:

  1. Give MBA participants the chance to pitch their business to investors and business partners scouting their interest to engage beyond the MBA;
  2. Provide MBA participants with high quality feedback on the financial soundness of their businesses.

The BPC is organized in one round. Participants are divided in parallel sessions by development stage. Sessions will be:

  • Stand-ups (idea stage, less than 1 year of existence);
  • Start-ups (implementation stage, less than 3 years of existence);
  • Scale-ups (growth stage, over 3 years of existence).

Each session has a dedicated jury with members specialized in the relevant industry. Each jury declares the winner of the relevant session.

Dr. Yusuf Kani
Program Leader
Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship

 

1st Edition of the Business Model Compétition 2019



1st Edition of the Business Model Compétition 2019

Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Milan (Italy), University Of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum and the E4Impact Foundation, organized the E4Impact Business Model Competition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship. The BMC is the midway assessment of participants’ business projects. Over 6 months MBA participants shape-up their project idea into a proper business model. At the BMC they pitch their business model to a jury of investors, entrepreneurs and business consultants. The Business Model Competition (BMC) was held on the 14th of September, 2019 at the Global Conference Centre (GCC) at UMST. The event was graced by H.E. Fabrizio Lobasso, Ambassador of Italy to Sudan.

 

Congratulations to everyone and in particular to the winners:

– Best Stand-ups: Mohammed Mutasim Bashir Nimir
– Best Start-ups: Mazin Osman Mohammed Elhassan Elbasheer and Mohammed Hashim Altayeb Babiker
– Best Scale-up and Best Social Impact: Owais Mohammed AbdelHafeez Hassan
– Best Improvement: Mohammed Hashim Altayeb Babiker

Dr. Yusuf Kani
Program Leader
Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship

 

Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship: Financial Model Competition



Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship: Financial Model Competition

The Mid Boot Camp of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship, UMST Khartoum Campus, was held during the 24th -29th,August 2019 with the presence of Prof. Angelo Zanzi who gave an extensive sessions on Financial Planning.
The Boot Camp has ended with the Financial Model Competition, which enabled the Entrepreneurs to pitch their Financial Models in front of bankers and investors.
Special thanks goes to the financial experts who participated in the competition, Prof. Angelo Zanzi, and faculty of business administration professors.

Evaluation of audit expectation gap in Sudan



Evaluation of audit expectation gap in sudan: Existence, Causes, and Subsequent Effects

 

UMST Lecturer and DBA Candidate, Faculty of Business Administration, Ms Dina Ahmed Mohamed Ghandour, published a paper in the International Journal of Business Administration.

 

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