Postgraduate news

The LUMS graduate with a mission to keep the banks on track 03/03/15

The LUMS graduate with a mission to keep the banks on track

 LUMS graduate Mark Branson is head of the Swiss financial regulatory body FINMA. In this feature he reflects on banking regulation, and on his time at Lancaster.

LUMS graduates share insights about financial and banking industries 03/03/15

LUMS graduates share insights about financial and banking industries

On 6-7th February 2015, over 120 Lancaster students interested in careers in investment banking and related areas of the financial sector benefited from valuable insights shared by successful LUMS alumni.

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.

View article on the eFinancial Careers website
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.

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).

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.