Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
New interdisciplinary MSc mixes politics and management
Politics and management combine in a unique new Masters degree, designed to create a new breed of politically astute managers able to read what is going on below the surface in international management, and manage the needs of different stakeholders.
Another victory! Lancaster MBA team wins pharma case competition
A team of Lancaster MBA students has come out top in a tough new case competition focused on the healthcare sector and organised by Warwick Business School.
Smart thinking: Project Management students devise walking and cycling app
As part of their course, a group of MSc Project Management students have produced an innovative android phone app featuring cycling and walking routes around Lancaster.
The Independent: 'Nursery school leads to better exam results - but only for poorer pupils'
A study by Professor Ian Walker, featured in The Independent, reveals disparities in how nursery education impacts upon children's subsequent GCSE performance, and raises questions as to whether subsidised nursery places should be means-tested.View on The Independent website
IEED wins ESRC award for impact on business
The Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED) at LUMS has won a national award from the Economic and Social Research Council, in recognition of its outstanding impact on business.
Honorary fellowship for Peter Checkland
Professor Peter Checkland has been awarded an honorary fellowship by Lancaster University in recognition of his distinguished service.
Lancaster ranked top for Marketing
Lancaster University has been ranked the top UK university for marketing in the 2014 Complete University Guide, published 29 April.
Lancaster ranked in top ten for best student experience
Lancaster University has been ranked 10th in the UK in a survey of the best student experience, ranked by students.
Forbes: 'A Look at the Agency of the Future'
In an article on the Forbes website, Danny Turnbull, MD of advertising agency gyro Manchester, describes the power of a recent Lancaster MBA Consultancy Challenge, in which the students were asked 'What will the agency of the future look like?'View on the Forbes website