18 September 2011: Senior Consultant of FJS Hamid Sodique has accepted an offer to lecture Marketing Management course for the Open University Malaysia MBA programme offered by Villa College, Male’, Maldives.
Villa College was established in 2007 with the registration of its first Institute, Villa Institute of Water Sports followed by the Villa Institute of Information Technology (VIIT) and Villa Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Studies. Now, registered and approved as the first private college of the Maldives, the institution offers variety of courses in five faculties and a Professional Studies Centre, including Hospitality Management and Tourism Studies, Marine Studies and Water Sports, Computing and Business Management, Educational Studies, and Faculty of Shariah and Islamic Studies.
Villa College commenced the MBA programme in collaboration with Open University Malaysian in September 2010. The programme is organized so that working professionals can participate and has over fifty students currentlyenrolled in it. The MBA programme is designed to enhance the managerial skills and capability for practicing and future managers.