NBS Employability Week

Employability Week at NBS 2nd November to 6th November 2015 By Dr Graham Manville, Director of Employability and Andrew Holdsworth, Careers Advisor for SSF, UEA At the end of the last semester, NBS hosted its annual Employability Week in partnership with The Careers Service. The week long programme of events was a step change on…

Sync the City Norwich 2015

Saleem Maliki (left), third year undergraduate student in Business Management at the Norwich Business School, together with his team, Everyday Spaces won the Sync the City 2015 last Saturday.  Their business idea was selected by a jury of experts and entrepreneurs from 14 teams that had created companies in 54 hours as part of this…

Winter is fast approaching and my MBA is almost finished

Autumn is almost at an end and winter is approaching – a clear sign that my MBA course at UEA is almost over. I deeply feel the time is flying by.  I have spent almost 10 months on my MBA and am ready for sunshine in a few months time.  I chose UEA as my…

Research led Teaching by Award winning lecturer Nick Yip

While working for the past 20 years in various management capacities within the service industry, I had often wondered about the world of academia and research. Are they connected and what relevance does industry have to academia and vice-versa? I suppose these questions fuelled a hidden desire to explore and to experience what the other…

From UEA Masters to Best Paper

From UEA Masters project to ‘Best paper’- Helen Fitzhugh shares the story of how her research was received by an international audience I’m a UEA graduate twice over now – I did my undergraduate and Masters Degrees here and now I’m studying for a PhD for the hat trick. Each time I’ve graduated I’ve seen…

Bookfinder – The exclusive textbook exchange for UEA students

Bookfinder – The exclusive textbook exchange for UEA students Enactus is a global charity dedicated to using entrepreneurial action to run commercial and social action projects that will make a difference to the lives of others and shape a better, more sustainable world. Read more about Enactus. Enactus is a relatively new society at UEA,…

The Full-time MBA – four months to go

In this month of September we have had different activities, which will help tremendously once we finish the MBA course. Personally, I think one of the most important activities was our second panel of interviews, but this time was with an extra challenge. We were filmed when we were having our interview and also there…

University Business Challenge

University Business Challenge: Vindex. UEA, 2015 by Toyosi Oni Left to Right: Emily Foley, Becca Clark, Harriet Keogh, Toyosi Oni and Jaballah Matar The University Business Challenge is the world’s leading competition for employability and enterprise where students compete against peers from all universities within the UK. I had heard about the University Business Challenge…

A UEA MBA is not just study in classroom

Our MBA is not just study in classroom, there is a broader experience than just in the classroom. In the second week of July, as a MBA student, I has participated in a study trip to London for 4 days. This trip is so important to me and it enhance my personal growth element, beside…