Knight Frank and Gulf Medical University Join Forces

The two bodies are launching an internship programme named ‘College of Healthcare Management and Economics’
Staff Reporter | UAE | Property Management

Knight Frank’s healthcare division is collaborating with Gulf Medical University (GMU) to introduce an internship programme named ‘College of Healthcare Management and Economics’. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony between Knight Frank and Gulf Medical University marks the initiation of this forward-thinking initiative.

Through this internship programme, Knight Frank aims to provide aspiring students from Gulf Medical University a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the healthcare consulting domain.

The programme is designed to immerse students in the dynamic world of healthcare management, strategy and feasibility studies, offering them a chance to work alongside industry experts at Knight Frank. This exposure will not only enhance their practical knowledge but also provide a distinctive perspective on the healthcare sector.

    Key Highlights of the Programme

  • Industry-commitment: A commitment to fostering excellence and innovation in healthcare advisory services, feasibility studies, strategy, and business plans
  • Promoting Gulf talent: Nurturing local talent and contributing to the growth of the Gulf region
  • Consulting opportunities: Opening doors to potential future opportunities in renowned consulting firms

Shehzad Jamal, Partner – Strategy & Consultancy, MEA at Knight Frank, says, “Our partnership with Gulf Medical University aims to provide a valuable internship experience. This collaboration offers a fantastic opportunity for the students to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical application. By engaging in this hands-on internship, they gain invaluable insights, fostering a holistic understanding of the complexities within the healthcare sector.”

We are committed to nurturing Gulf talent and guiding them towards significant achievements. This initiative underscores our dedication to advancing the healthcare sector and underscores Knight Frank’s belief in empowering the upcoming cohort of leaders in healthcare management and economics, thereby shaping the future of the industry.

Shehzad Jamal, Partner – Strategy & Consultancy, MEA at Knight Frank

Says Dr Moon Moon Haque, Ph.D, Dean – College of Healthcare Management and Economics, Gulf Medical University, “The MOU establishes a framework for the facilitation of internship/job opportunities for our Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management and Economics students of GMU. This partnership aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry, providing students with practical, hands-on experience and exposure to the real-world scenarios within the entire healthcare spectrum.”

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