Funding score for enterprising alumnus
LUMS Executive MBA alumnus, Tom Jones, has been awarded funding from the UnLtd Fund for his enterprise Kids TRI Sports.
ITMOC students and alumni connect in London
Over 40 alumni and students of the MSc ITMOC met for an evening of networking at the Royal Society of the Arts in central London on 27 June 2013. The event was part of a three-day Study Tour to London for current students.
Careers Insight Day opens up graduate careers in finance
At a recent Careers Insight Day, Accounting and Finance undergraduates took part in in a series of workshops run by major employers - providing an ideal opportunity to learn more about finance-related careers and what skills, aptitudes and personal qualities employers look for in their recruits.
LUMS Global Career Development Programme - Focus Africa
Over 50 students from both Lancaster University and the University of Central Lancashire attended Lancaster University Management School's first Focus Africa careers event on June 15.
LUMS takes careers advice to students in Greece
Prospective Greek students to Lancaster University were able to start planning for their future careers whilst still in Athens when they took part in a Careers Seminar hosted by Louise Briggs, LUMS’ Head of Careers, Alumni and Employer Relations.
Improving student employability through industrial placements
The impact on students’ future careers of taking a year-long industrial placement as part of their degree was highlighted during the 2013 Alison Tasker Award. The winner was Laura Hyatt, a Management and Information Technology student, who spent her year with Fujitsu.