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.

 

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health



Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health

To coincide with the World Mental Health Day, the Sudan Education & Development Institute (SEDI) at the University of Medical Sciences and Technology organized on October 10th, 2020 at the Global Conference Center, a symposium to discuss the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health. The main speakers of the events were Dr. Mohamed Ali Siddig, HMC, Qatar, Prof. Fath Al Alim Mohamed Abdelrahim, UMST and Dr. Mohamed El Hassan Khalid also of UMST. The four paradigms of the Symposium were: Global Perspectives, Global Impact, Clinical Presentations and the Impact on Mental Health Services.

The symposium which proved highly relevant and well attended captivated the audience which was composed of UMST top Management, Deans of Faculties, lecturers and students, both graduate and undergraduate, and was also attended by distinguished guests from outside the University.

Despite the scientific specialized nature of the issues raised, the speakers managed to maintain the attention of the audience, who were obviously impressed by the scope and quality of the presentations

For full information of the issues raised we highly recommend accessing the information, through the link below:

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health

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.

UMST-Presence-Netherlands

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.

 

Batch 21 Medicines Reveling in Brilliance and Accomplishment



 

On the evening of Saturday the 20th of July, the University celebrated the graduation of Batch 21 of the Faculty of Medicine. The glorious occasion was attended by the graduates, their families, colleagues, faculty members, external examiners and distinguished guests.

The gathering was addressed by the University President Professor Hassan Mohamed Ahmed and Dr Siham Sulieman the Director of Academic Affairs. The joyful event was also attended by Dr Hafiz Homeida the University Vice President and Dr Suzan Homeida member of the Board of Trustees and. Professor Mamon Homeida, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University, was conspicuous by his absence. His absence left a glaring gap that will hopefully soon be rectified.

Dr Siham Sulieman, the Director of Academic Affairs and Dr Mohamed Kordman, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine acknowledged the high level of achievement secured by the graduates. The speakers reflected the widely shared sentiment that Batch 21 was, collectively and individually, characterized by academic excellence, resilience and commitment. Their success was all made more emphatic by the fact that it was obtained under severe conditions and taxing circumstances. However, despite all difficulties they succeeded in doing themselves and their families proud As the University bids them goodbye, wishes them the success they really and truly deserve. They will undoubtedly be hugely missed.

Rehab Al-Fikr” Hosts a Symposium on Provision of Medicines


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A symposium on “How the national pharmaceutical industry will contribute to the Provision of Medicines” will be organized by the Forum of “Rehab Al-Fikr” at 12 noon, Saturday the 10th of November at the Global Conference Center (GCC).

The symposium will be addressed by HE Mutaz Musa, the Prime Minister, HE Dr. Suad Yousef Al Karib, State Minister of the Federal, Ministry of Health, Professor Mamoun Homeida, Minister of Health of the State of Khartoum, Dr. Zine El Abidine Abbas Al-Fahl, Secretary-General of the National Council for Drugs and Toxins, Dr. Jamal Khalafallah, Director General of the Fund for Medical Supplies, Dr. Ahmad Al-Badawi, Chairman of the Chamber of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Dr. Salah Kambal, Head of Pharmaceutical Drugs Importers.
The public are cordially invited to participate at the symposium, and are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity for open discussion to highlight concerns, raise issues and to ask questions to enrich the meeting which is expected to propose solutions that will assist in facilitate provision of medicine for the benefit of the citizens at large.
It is worth mentioning that a Forum of Rehab Al-Fikr was established to organize a number of symposia, meetings and seminars, etc within the framework of defined objectives and goals aimed at highlighting the national outreach of the University, its involvement and interaction with the various strata of the Sudanese society, and to direct and suide the positive engagement of UMST students community. The University aspires, through the “Rehab Al-Fikr” Forum, to manifest its commitment to a well informed Responsibility strategies, policies and practices. The ultimate goal of the Forum is to establish sound measures to further extend the university outreach through intellectual, cultural and scientific activities offered through the Forum of Rehab Al-Fikr.

Rehab Al-Fikr” Organized a Symposium on Provision of Medicines


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A symposium on “How the national pharmaceutical industry will contribute to the Provision of Medicines” was organized by the Forum of “Rehab Al-Fikr” on Saturday the 10th of November at the Global Conference Center (GCC).
The symposium was addressed by HE Dr Suad Yousef Al Karib, State Minister of the Federal Ministry of Health, Professor Mamoun Homeida, Minister of Health of the State of Khartoum, Dr Ahmad Al-Badawi, Chairman of the Chamber of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Dr Salah Kambal, Head of Pharmaceutical Drugs Importers, Dr Salah Ibrahim, President of the General Union of Pharmacists and others.

The symposium thoroughly reviewed issues related to the contribution of the national pharmaceutical industry to the provision of medicines. The speakers also discussed the problem of medicine, in terms of import and manufacturing, and raised issues and proposed solutions to the problems related to provisions of medicines. The symposium was highly enriched by open debate and by intelligent comments.

It is worth mentioning that a Forum of Rehab Al-Fikr was established to organize a number of symposia, meetings and seminars, etc within the framework of defined objectives and goals aimed at highlighting the national outreach of the University, its involvement and interaction with the various strata of the Sudanese society, and to direct and suide the positive engagement of UMST students community. The University aspires, through the “Rehab Al-Fikr” Forum, to manifest its commitment to a well informed Responsibility strategies, policies and practices. The ultimate goal of the Forum is to establish sound measures to further extend the university outreach through intellectual, cultural and scientific activities offered through the Forum of Rehab Al-Fikr.

Since its inception the Forum has managed to organize a number of events that were heavily attended and succeeded in addressing current issues that are of huge relevance to the Sudanese public.

A Visual Part of the event