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How to achieve a 95% pass rate in CFA Level I 09/02/15

How to achieve a 95% pass rate in CFA Level I

LUMS Masters students studying finance achieved a remarkable 95% pass rate in the Chartered Financial Analysis exams last year – compared to a 46% average. Paul Clarke explores the LUMS success in an article on the eFinancial Careers website.

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New finance Masters in heart of the City 09/02/15

New finance Masters in heart of the City

LUMS partners with Fitch Learning to offer the CFA Level II qualification through a London-based Masters degree.

New app uses location tech to match Lancaster students with the best deals on campus 06/02/15

New app uses location tech to match Lancaster students with the best deals on campus

A new smart phone app created by two LUMS students enables discounts and offers to be sent directly to students walking close to businesses on campus.

Gas will replace oil in the UK – with or without fracking 06/02/15

Gas will replace oil in the UK – with or without fracking

Fracking might be unpopular with the public and many politicians but gas is still a good bet, says Mark Shackleton, writing in The Conversation.

Lancaster in the top 50 most international universities in the world 04/02/15

Lancaster in the top 50 most international universities in the world

Lancaster University has been ranked in the top 50 of the world’s most international universities by Times Higher Education (THE).

Sci-fi becomes reality with the rise of ‘smart drugs’ at work 03/02/15

Sci-fi becomes reality with the rise of ‘smart drugs’ at work

Writing in The Conversation, Karen Dale and Brian Bloomfield say that increased use of "smart drugs" risks creating a new norm in workplace culture.

Surge in demand for a Lancaster degree 30/01/15

Surge in demand for a Lancaster degree

The number of students applying to study at Lancaster University has soared this year, with numbers well above the national average.

Entrepreneurship students succeed at international business competition 30/01/15

Entrepreneurship students succeed at international business competition

A team of Entrepreneurship Masters students has excelled at a leading international business competition focusing on family business.

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.