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December 17, 1999

The Institute for Manufacturing at the University of Cambridge is recruiting students for its MBA alternative, the manufacturing leaders' programme.

The part-time 18-month course is designed for graduates with at least five years' experience in manufacturing, engineering or research. It looks at business processes in manufacturing and covers strategies, best practice, global competition, and an in-company project. Unlike an MBA, the course also covers the role of the City, business ethics and corporate governance.

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