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Ahmad Malas

Beirut, Lebanon
Full-time with Co-op
American University of Beirut (Bachelor of Business Administration)
Class of 2025

The MBA emerged as the right opportunity for me to pivot into new industries, as it equipped me with a versatile skill set, a strong network, and a deep understanding of business principles.

Work Experience during the DeGroote MBA (Co-op or Summer Internship)

  • Business Analyst – Royal Bank of Canada

Why DeGroote?

DeGroote distinguishes itself through its close community and nurturing culture that prioritizes student success. The school’s collaborative atmosphere equips students with the essential skills and resources needed to thrive in their chosen industries. As well, the co-op program provides invaluable hands-on experiences, enabling students to apply their classroom knowledge in real-world business scenarios., Selecting DeGroote ensures a supportive environment for achieving both academic and professional aspirations.

What piece of advice would you give to anyone considering doing their MBA at DeGroote?

If you’re considering pursuing your MBA at DeGroote, here’s a valuable piece of advice: Immerse yourself in the DeGroote community and take full advantage of the resources available to you. Engage with professors, fellow students, and alumni to build strong relationships and expand your network. Participate in extracurricular activities, join student clubs, and attend networking events to maximize your exposure to different perspectives and industry connections.

Extra Curricular Involvement at DeGroote MBA

  • MBA Association President
  • MBA Student Ambassador