International MBA graduate from 2010, Samar Bultaif, has spoken about how studying at IE helped her land her dream job in an interview published on

In the interview, Samar states that “around 14 people attended an assessment centre of which only four were women. Three final candidates were selected and two of us were women. I would not have been able to get my current position if it was not for the MBA qualification.” The position Samar was selected for was the The Management Associate Programme at HSBC in Middle East and North Africa and she says of her MBA experience that “the people you meet with different experiences, backgrounds, and industries was most definitely a highlight of the MBA. I’ve not only gained useful skills in business management, but I’ve made friends, colleagues, and advisors in a variety of countries.”

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