The Financial Times ranks Lancaster University Management School’s MSc Management programme 16th in the world for careers support. The ranking reflects the “effectiveness of the school careers service in career counselling, personal development, networking events, internship search and recruitment, as rated by their alumni”. A big part of this success is our commitment to providing a […]Read More Professional Development Sessions: An integral part of our MSc Management curriculum
MSc Management student, Keira, started receiving job offers in November 2017, and has already secured a management position in a fast-expanding UK-based company, with months to go before graduation. She tells us her job-hunting story here… First things first, start early. There is no such thing as ‘starting too early’ for career seeking. My first […]Read More Guest Post: Job offers by November!
Some of you will come to university knowing exactly what it is you would like to do after you graduate. I suspect however that the majority of you will either have some vague ideas but are still unsure, or you may be someone who hasn’t a clue. I can safely say that I am somebody […]Read More Deciding the next step after your degree
From the very beginning of the course, I have always enjoyed Employability weeks. These are special events designed by the Careers team in order to prepare us for life ahead. Over the two terms, there have been many events, such as Networking day, Team Building away days, and one-on-one sessions with Martine and Peter (Career […]Read More Where are they now?
A mix of first, second, and third year students spent a very enjoyable day in Manchester as part of Lancaster University’s Capital Connections programme, which offers undergraduates the opportunity to gain an insight into working at different companies in Manchester. The trip is fully-funded, and it provides students with a fantastic chance to discover what […]Read More Capital Connections- Manchester 2018
I don’t know if the sound of networking is a daunting prospect for everyone, but it certainly was for me before the Capital Connections programme. Entering a room of CEO’s, managers and vice presidents, to name a few, was certainly something to be apprehensive about…But I was ready to embrace it. Studying at Lancaster University […]Read More Networking in London
I have known since the day I decided that I wanted to study a business related degree that I wanted to complete an industrial placement as part of my time at University. I knew that the experience this would offer me would be invaluable, not only for furthering my understanding of my subject, but also […]Read More Is an Industrial Placement for me?
Roseanne is a MSc Management graduate, who secured an internship with a global company off the back of interviewing them for part of her course. Here, she talks about her experiences. Not only did my MSc in Management prepare me for the world of business and give me confidence in many different areas, it also […]Read More Guest Post: Roseanne Willison-Parry- Life as an intern at Valeocon