AlumniAwards 2017 group photo

The Study UK alumni awards were set up in 2014 to honour the outstanding achievements made by UK alumni who are now business professionals, entrepreneurs and community leaders across the globe. To apply, you will need to demonstrate how your UK education contributed to your subsequent success.

This year the UK Ambassador in Saudi Arabia and the Director of the British Council announced the names of the 9 finalists for the Alumni awards 2016-2017: 

for the Social Impact Award : 

  • WINNER : Mr Faisal J. Abbas, Master in Marketing Communication from University of Westminster
  • FINALIST :Dr May Alrashed, PhD in Genetics from University College London
  • FINALIST: Dr Moaz Mojaddidi, PhD in Medicine-Diabetes and Endocrinology from University of Manchester

for the Professional Acheivment Award: 

  • FINALIST : Dr Mohammed Alzaghibi, PhD in Instructional Design in Science Education from the University of Leeds
  • FINALIST : Dr Taghreed Al-Saraj, PhD in Applied Linguistics & TESOL from the Institute of Education
  • WINNER : Dr Yousef Alshammari, PhD in Chemical Engineering Research from the Imperial College London

 for the Entrepreneurship Awards: 

  • FINALIST : Eng. Emad Bukhary, Master in Engineering from London South Bank University
  • WINNER : Dr Talal Almaghrabi, PhD in Marketing and E-Commerce from Brunel University
  • FINALIST : Dr Yasser Binahmed, Master, LLM, Corporate Finance Law from the University of Westminster

and the Winner of the Ambassador Award is Dr Nadia Bakhurji 

Dr May Al Rashed and Dr Moaz Mojaddidi
Entrepreneurial awards finalist group
Professional award Finalists
nadia awards

2015-2016 Winners

Professional Achievement Award

Hani Choudhry - University of Oxford

Entrepreneurial Award

Fawaz Saad - Cardiff University

Social Impact Award

Abdullah Al Fraidan - University of Essex

Saudi Arabia UK Alumni Ambassador 2016

Tamara Al Tayeb - University College London