17 Nov 2017

Winter graduation prize-winners

Our winter graduation ceremony of 2017 was a chance for our postgraduate students and their families to celebrate their hard work and excellent achievements.  As part of the day, we also celebrated the extra achievements of our students at the School of Business prize-giving.  This year we welcomed colleagues from industry who came along to share in the success of our students and to hand-out a number of the prizes that were so generoulsy sponsored by their organisations. A big thank you to: - MMG Archbold Chartered Accountants - EQ Chartered Accountants  - Henderson Loggie Chartered Account...

Winter graduation prize-winners

26 Sep 2017

Busy September for Prof. Martin

Earlier this month, Prof. Graeme Martin from the School of Business, presented at a recent event organised by KPMG and The Employment Engagement Forum. The event was to mark the launch of a new book, "Unlocking the Puzzles of Peak Engagement and Performance (PEP®) by Elmira Bakhshalian and Dr Martin Reddington. It provides an examination of the puzzles that characterise the pursuit of Peak Engagement and Performance in the workplace to help answer this question. The event was attended by HR Professionals from across the UK with Graeme being invited along as an expert in the field to present his ideas a...

Busy September for Prof. Martin

22 Sep 2017

Building links with An-Najah National University

Dr Brian Howieson represented the School of Business on a recent trip to Palestine where he visited the An-Najah National University. He was part of a delegation from the University, which was headed by Wendy Alexander, VP for Internationalisation.  The delegation from the University of Dundee were received by Dr. Maher Natsheh, Acting President of the University, Dr. Kherieh Rassas, Vice President for International Development and External Affairs Office; Dr. Mohammed Al-Amleh, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Moayad Hattab, Dean of the Faculty of Law, and Mr. Khaled Mufleh, Acting Direc...

Building links with An-Najah National University

13 Jul 2017

Further benefits for our Accountancy graduates

Current students of our BAcc Accountancy degree, and prospective students looking to join us here in September, have been given a boost of encouragement with the confirmation of further professional level exemptions from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). Graduates of our BAcc Accountancy degree, and our BSc Business Management with Accounting & Finance degree, will now receive exemption from CIMA for two of their Management Level papers, P2 (Advanced Management Accounting) and F2 (Advanced Financial Reporting and Taxation). These latest exemptions compliment a number of existing...

Further benefits for our Accountancy graduates

11 Jul 2017

Business growth for ambitious women

Local female entrepreneurs got a recent boost of support from the Global CocaCola 5by20 programme. The 5by20 programme, sponsored by CocaCola commenced in 2010 with the objective of enabling the economic empowerment of 5 million female entrepreneurs, around the Globe, by 2020. At the University of Dundee, we were delighted to invite, and work with the 5by20 team on-campus last week, through a short course that they were offering to local female entrepreneurs. The course was titled, “Growing my Business” and was designed to help participants step back and take a look at their business success as...

Business growth for ambitious women