Golden Roses 2017 – School of Business success!

School of Business triumphed in the annual Golden Roses Teaching Awards (2017) which are student-led from nomination to presentation. This gives the students the chance to ‘give back’ by nominating in a variety of categories including – but not limited to – ‘Leading equality award’, ‘Postgraduate support’ and ‘Academic advisor of the year’. The School … Continue reading Golden Roses 2017 – School of Business success!

‘Why I Chose UCLan?’

Katie Hull Katie, a BA (Hons) Business and Marketing student at UCLan has kindly shared a few words about why she chose to study with us! Where do I start? I chose the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) for several reasons: UCLan is close to my hometown and has great transport links, making it easier … Continue reading ‘Why I Chose UCLan?’

Zane is Loving his Placement Role at the NHS

Zain, Accounting and Finance student at UCLan is currently out on his placement year. He is working for the NHS Salford Clinical Commissioning Group as a Finance Support Officer working across finance, contracting and business informatics. He states that the scope of the responsibilities involved within the role attracted him to apply for the position. … Continue reading Zane is Loving his Placement Role at the NHS

East Meets West For Placement Visit

Whilst teaching in Hong Kong, Work Placement Supervisor and Senior Lecturer in Marketing, Caroline Holliday took the opportunity to visit Janice Poon, one of her students taking the BC 3000 work placement module. Janice works as a Project Coordinator for Social Alliance Communications Consultancy which is an impact marketing and communications consultancy based in Hong … Continue reading East Meets West For Placement Visit

UCLan Marketing Students Reach National Final of Chartered Institute of Marketing ‘The Pitch’ 2016 Competition

Final year Business and Marketing student James Duckworth and Marketing Management students Christina Fearon and Emma Ambrose from UCLan were in the final of ‘The Pitch’ 2016 competition at the Head Office of the Chartered Institute of Marketing in Maidenhead. ‘UCLan Group Matrix’ was the name the students chose. What is ‘The Pitch’ Competition? ‘The … Continue reading UCLan Marketing Students Reach National Final of Chartered Institute of Marketing ‘The Pitch’ 2016 Competition

Business School hosts successful Summer Camp with International Partners

In June 2015 the School of Business at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) hosted a 10 day summer camp with 20 students from a partner institution in Hong Kong. The Business School has a long-running, strong relationship with the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (VTC) with many lecturers from the school going over … Continue reading Business School hosts successful Summer Camp with International Partners

Marketing Student of the Year lands role at world leading media agency

Former Business School student Daniel Sutton has secured a role with one of the world’s leading media agencies MediaCom. Daniel, 21, graduated in July 2015 with a first class honours degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications. He was also awarded with the Marketing Student of the Year award for achieving the highest average grade amongst … Continue reading Marketing Student of the Year lands role at world leading media agency