17 Sep 2019

Welcoming new undergraduate students

As students return in September, it is always a busy time welcoming them back onto campus, and hundreds onto campus for the very first time. Our new BSc Business Management students were treated to a very engaged welcome session where as well as hearing from academic leaders, they also got presentations from the student societies, and local industry partners, Tonic, Strathearn Strategic Consulting, DC Thomson, Take Your Marks and Dundee Stars.   We were also delighted to have our three student societies support the welcome sessions so enthusiastically. Representatives from all three of our main s...

Welcoming new undergraduate students

9 Jul 2019

Saltire Scholar Internship Programme 2019

The Saltire Scholar Internship Programme prepares university students in their penultimate year of study by undertaking commercially valuable projects in Scotland and all over the world. Over the last few years we have had a number of our business students undertaking internships and we are delighted to see three of our business students on the programme this year. Craig Forsyth - Crowe Horwath, (Sydney) as their Project Officer Denitsa Hristova - Gallahger’s, (Birmingham) as their UK Retail Intern Michela Caviglia - Edwards LifeSciences, (Dubai) as their Commercial Optimisation Project Intern Rea...

Saltire Scholar Internship Programme 2019

8 May 2019

Board Member appointment to NHS Tayside

Professor Graeme Martin from the School of Business has been appointed as a non-executive Board Member for NHS Tayside by the Cabinet Secretary for Health for four years from January 1st, 2019.  His appointment is a direct result of his research and knowledge exchange in healthcare management and his work with doctors over the past ten years.     The job of a non-executive Board Member is to help NHS Tayside “ensure effective and accountable governance of the NHS Tayside system, and to provide strategic leadership and direction for the system as a whole.’  As part of hi...

Board Member appointment to NHS Tayside

30 Apr 2019

Supporting Scotland's food and drink sector

Dr Keith Dinnie, Head of Management and Marketing at the School of Business (UDSB), delivered the opening presentation at the ‘Food Tourism Innovation 2019 Workshop: Storytelling and Sense of Place’ (https://interface-online.org.uk/blog/working-appetite-food-tourism-collaborations) at Castle Terrace in Edinburgh on 24 April 2019. The event was organised by Interface, a hub connecting organisations from a wide variety of national and international industries to all of Scotland’s universities, research institutes and colleges, in partnership with Scotland Food and Drink, Connect Local, and ...

Supporting Scotland's food and drink sector

29 Apr 2019

Support for our new Dundee Star

We are delighted to announce the sponsorship of our latest Dundee Stars ice hockey player for the 2019/20 season.  Drydn Dow has re-signed for the Dundee Stars, for the 2019/20 season, and as part of this he will receive a fully-funded place on our MSc Management degree, starting in September 2019.  The Canadian defenceman iced on 66 occasions last season, racking up 42 points and netting 10 goals along the way. Dow joined from the University of Calgary last summer and also brought over 200 games of experience in the WHL, one of Canada’s top junior hockey leagues. The Calgary native returns...

Support for our new Dundee Star