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Financial Times ranks Lancaster MBA 1st in world for corporate strategy 26/01/15

Financial Times ranks Lancaster MBA 1st in world for corporate strategy

In the latest Financial Times World MBA Ranking, published 26 January, the Lancaster MBA is ranked first in the world for the teaching of corporate strategy.

LUMS shortlisted in the NUE Awards 2015 23/01/15

LUMS shortlisted in the NUE Awards 2015

LUMS Careers, Alumni and Employer Relations team and one of our placement students have been nominated in the National Undergraduate Employability Awards (NUE), which celebrate excellence in the UK undergraduate recruitment market for employers, universities and students.

End-of-year alumni celebrations in Tokyo 21/01/15

End-of-year alumni celebrations in Tokyo

On 20th December 2014, LUMS alumni in Japan got together for a year-end party in Shinagawa, Tokyo. Some of the attendees had travelled to the event from other cities and for most people it was the first time they had met each other. 

Branding the BBC 15/01/15

Branding the BBC

Advertising and Marketing graduate Jane Lingham is the BBC's Director of Brand. In this feature Jane reflects on her Lancaster experience, and how it set her up for her marketing career.

Microsoft placement experience 15/01/15

Microsoft placement experience

Marketing Management student Nathan Stewart blogs about an incredible year on placement as a Product Marketing Manager with Microsoft.

View full article on Microsoft website
Alastair Campbell: winners and how they succeed 14/01/15

Alastair Campbell: winners and how they succeed

Alastair Campbell, director of communications and strategy for the Blair government from 1994 – 2003, will be giving a guest lecture in LUMS on 13 March, revealing the behaviours and mind-sets common to top politicians, sportsmen and entrepreneurs.

Management School invests over £1.5m in scholarships
12/01/15

Management School invests over £1.5m in scholarships

Over 250 overseas students were awarded scholarships for postgraduate study at Lancaster University Management School this year.

Now drugs boost performance in the boardroom 12/01/15

Now drugs boost performance in the boardroom

The Sunday Times features research by Dr Karen Dale that finds that drugs designed to treat conditions such as narcolepsy and attention deficit disorder could be useful for executives seeking an extra edge at work.

View article on the Sunday Times website
MBAs network in central London 07/01/15

MBAs network in central London

Lancaster MBAs travel to London frequently to experience the busy heartland of business in the UK.