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
The Lancaster Executive MBA can be a transformative experience, for both your professional and your personal development. To make the most of the programme and to reap the maximum rewards, our students often comment that you get out what you put in. With that in mind, we asked the current cohort for their top tips […]Read More How to Make the Most of the Lancaster Executive MBA
My journey of making the decision to pursue Management from Lancaster University has been very unique. It was a bright sunny day early in February when I decided to attend the college fair organised by a counselling agency in Delhi. I chose it because, with a full-time job, I knew I would not be able to […]Read More 5 Reasons why I chose Lancaster University
A few weeks ago, I was sitting in my Business Ethics class for a guest lecture, wondering about what I had just heard. The slide was titled, “ I am an Advertiser, you can trust me!” It got me thinking about the ways in which consumers are being manipulated. But then it got me thinking […]Read More Privacy in the world of Big Data
The perks of doing a general Masters course is that you get to participate in the events organised for other specialised courses as well and that you still have the time to decide what you want to do in the future. I developed a knack for Marketing modules and I wanted to test my understanding. […]Read More TWO + TWO
Before I started at LUMS, my self-confidence was pretty much non-existent. A combination of bullying whilst at school, a struggle with anorexia and one aborted attempt at a Midlands university left me timid and doubting in my abilities. During time spent in the workplace, I was barely able to converse with colleagues – let alone […]Read More Improving my Confidence at LUMS
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?
Academic life has many tough tests for students, but as challenging as it may be, it also holds rewarding outcomes and fun experiences. Some of the toughest times in my life as a postgraduate LUMS student were writing-up my Masters dissertation and my current PhD journey. While I usually rely on my intuitive gut feeling […]Read More Study hard, play hard
As I entered the registration hall in the first week, my heart pounded heavily. I did not know what to do, where to go. Was it too late to go back? Of course, it was. I was not only in a different country but also in a different continent. At that point in time, I […]Read More My First Exam in the UK
I hope your week has been as exciting as mine! Although it feels as if we, freshers, have been thrown into a whirlwind of work, at the end of the day, it’s comforting to know that you can head back to your flat, relax and share a laugh with your flatmates. Or, for those who […]Read More Is Being Catered Worth It? Or Am I Just Lazy?