Long-lasting connections and development opportunities
Our programmes for UK alumni help build long-lasting connections so people are able to build on their international experience. When you sign up to our Gulf-UK Alumni Network you will join a distinguished group of UK alumni from across the region including senior figures in government, business and civil society. As well as the opportunity to attend prestigious gala dinners and awards ceremonies you can also take advantage of professional development courses, leadership training and many other events.
You are eligible to apply if:
- you are Bahraini or resident in Bahrain
- studied a UK qualification through a UK institutions
If you would like to apply, please complete our network registration form .
If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
All events and activities are free of charge for UK alumni.
By becoming a member, alumni also help shape the future by inspiring the next generation. Alumni are invited to share their stories and experiences with students at study fairs and other education events organised by the British Council and partners. You can watch some of their stories at #MyUniqueFuture. https://www.britishcouncil.sa/en/study-uk/myfutureisunique
As of March 2020, more than 600 UK alumni are now connected across Bahrain, sharing their experiences and expanding their professional expertise. Join today to take advantage of these opportunities.
If you want to connect with peers across the Gulf region, you can join the British Council’s Gulf-UK alumni LinkedIn group. Our Gulf–UK Alumni LinkedIn group encourages UK alumni to exchange opportunities and ideas and will allow you to make new connections and keep in touch with your peers.
Due to the spread of COVID-19, our Alumni Talk Series are were offered virtually in 2020-2021. We are now gradually and cautiously returning to normal events. Please check the sections below for updates on our upcoming talks, panel discussions and workshops from Bahrain, UK and the GCC.