Undergraduate news

Improving student employability through industrial placements 24/06/13

Improving student employability through industrial placements

The impact on students’ future careers of taking a year-long industrial placement as part of their degree was highlighted during the 2013 Alison Tasker Award. The winner was Laura Hyatt, a Management and Information Technology student, who spent her year with Fujitsu.

The Independent: 'Pack your suitcase for a year working abroad' 20/06/13

The Independent: 'Pack your suitcase for a year working abroad'

LUMS French and Management student Helen Saul shares some of the trials, tribulations and ultimately rewarding experiences of her year in Paris, in this article in The Independent.

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Lancaster ranked top for Marketing 03/05/13

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 26/04/13

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.

Teenagers find ways to have a ball 25/04/13

Teenagers find ways to have a ball

Financial disadvantage does not necessarily prevent pupils from taking part in American-style high school proms, according to research carried out by the Universities of Bath, Lancaster and Stirling.

The Telegraph: 'How to find a graduate job using social media' 25/04/13

The Telegraph: 'How to find a graduate job using social media'

Writing for The Telegraph, LUMS Postgraduate Careers Advisor Ajaz Hussain gives tips on how to use Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media to find the perfect graduate job.

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