Postgraduate news

China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge now open 01/04/15

China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge now open

The China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge aims to encourage new business ventures between China and the UK. The competition – with £13,000 in cash prizes – is open to teams of students from universities in the UK and China.

MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation 24/03/15

MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation

Lancaster’s MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has received full accreditation from The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). 

Lancaster MBA graduate working to free the world of chemical weapons 16/03/15

Lancaster MBA graduate working to free the world of chemical weapons

Christoph Israng, who graduated from LUMS in 1995, discusses his work as a diplomat at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

Generous scholarship programme for MSc Management 09/03/15

Generous scholarship programme for MSc Management

New MSc Management scholarships for UK/EU applicants mean that exceptional candidates could be exempt from programme fees.

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.