Stories from the School of Business

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Feature

Filip Grzybowski completed his BAcc Accountancy degree, whilst also attaining various academic achievements. He has also secured an Audit Trainee role with Henderson Loggie, starting later this year.

Published on 23 June 2020

Venture 2020 winners

Press Release

Some of Scotland’s brightest business prospects can plan for the future after being crowned winners of a University of Dundee competition.

Published on 28 February 2020

Feature

Ewan took full advantage of the programmes offered by Economic Futures and secured a summer internship with the Fraser of Allander Institute

Published on 21 February 2020

Feature

Alexei Matveyev completed his BSc Business Economics with Marketing degree and is currently working as a Digital Marketing Manager for IBM UK, a role which he started in 2012.

Published on 4 February 2020

Hanad Mohamed against a plain background

Feature

After attending an employer talk on campus whilst in his final year, Hanad now finds himself working for Handelsbanken UK in a job he loves

Published on 29 January 2020

wooden building in China

Feature

Our students have the opportunity to spend two-weeks in China through a partnership we have established with the South Western University of Finance and Economics

Published on 28 January 2020

Feature

The Saltire Scholar is a world-class internship programme, which prepares students in their penultimate year of study by taking part in projects in Scotland and all over the world

Published on 16 December 2019

Press Release

A major report commissioned by Dundee City Council and the Scottish Government carried out by researchers at the University of Dundee, calls for greater support to bereaved families facing rising funeral debt

Published on 9 October 2019

Black and white portrait photo of Howey Ejegi

Feature

A University of Dundee student who has worked for some of fashion’s biggest names is swapping the life of a catwalk model for business models with the launch of a new venture

Published on 25 June 2019

Dapel Zuhumnan with Desperate Dan statue

Feature

A recent PhD graduate from the School of Business, Dapel is very quickly carving out a successful career for himself

Published on 23 August 2018

Feature

This year has seen our highest number of our students undertake the Intern China programme, which offers an excellent opportunity to live and study in China for 8 weeks

Published on 17 August 2018

a student holding a dundee sports top

Feature

Achieving a first class degree whilst also building his career, Elliot Shaw reflects on an exciting four years at Dundee

Published on 5 July 2018

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Feature

Multi-award winning BAcc Accountancy student, Rory McAlpine achieved great success during his time at the University

Published on 5 July 2018

Announcements

Research/publications

Dr Dooruj Rambaccussing and Dr Andrzej Kwiatkowski have secured publication of their work for the special issue “Text-based data and forecasting” in the International Journal of Forecasting.

Published on 3 June 2020

students attending Empowering Brave Leaders

Student experience

Students from across Scotland took part in an Apprentice Day at Edrington-Beam Suntory UK, organised by the The Marketing Society. We were delighted to see some of our own students enjoying the opportunity.

Published on 19 March 2020

students in a lecture theatre

Student experience

Our business challenge week offers our new master's students the chance to get to know each other, and the staff. It also gets them thinking strategy and business from day one of their studies.

Published on 26 February 2020

Student work

Congratulations and well done to all our 3rd year Advanced Financial Accounting students who participated in a mock CPD workshop as part of their assessed coursework

Published on 7 January 2020

Talks

Bob Keiller is an entrepreneur and businessman with a passion for inspiring others – he mentors CEOs, coaches entrepreneurs and trains teams from the third sector on change leadership and business storytelling

Published on 22 November 2019

Staff appointments

Two of our academics have been appointed as visiting professors in Australian universities

Published on 12 November 2019

Collaboration

Prof. Paul Allanson has hosted a number of meetings over the last 18 months, leading to the establishment of Scottish Health Economics (SHE) to support, promote and further develop Health Economics in Scotland

Published on 12 November 2019

Talks

Dr Keith Dinnie, Head of Management and Marketing, has returned from China where he delivered guest talks in Changsha, Hunan Province and Zhuhai, Guangdong Province

Published on 4 November 2019

Student opportunities

Our student-led Marketing Society recently hosted a LinkedIn masterclass event

Published on 31 October 2019

Awards and accolades

Congratulations to Prof. Robin Roslender for recently being awarded a "BAFA Lifetime Achievement Award"

Published on 22 October 2019

Student work

PhD Student Katie Sinclair awarded ‘Best Development Paper’ in the Human Resource Management special interest group at the British Academy of Management

Published on 30 September 2019

Awards and accolades

The PIEoneer Awards celebrate innovation and achievement in international education

Published on 23 September 2019

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. 

Published on 17 September 2019

Student opportunities

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

Published on 9 July 2019

Staff appointments

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 1 January, 2019

Published on 8 May 2019

Student opportunities

Last month (February) saw our Specialist Business Skills for Success programme run for the second time this academic year with the Business Schools MSc students.

Published on 29 April 2019

Awards and accolades

We are delighted to announce the sponsorship of our latest Dundee Stars ice hockey player for the 2019/20 season

Published on 29 April 2019

Talks

Dr Keith Dinnie, Head of Management and Marketing at the School of Business (UDSB), has returned from Tokyo where he was invited by the Japan Transport and Tourism Research Institute (JTTRI) to deliver a keynote speech at the ‘International Symposium on Current Worldwide Trends in National Branding and its Necessity for Japan, in particular for Tourism looking forward to the Olympic legacy in the post-2020 Era’

Published on 9 April 2019

Talks

Grace Chocolates is an inspirational Scottish business setup in 2017. The business manufactures handmade chocolates with the support of women who have touched the Scottish criminal justice system and are choosing to make positive changes in their lives.

Published on 27 March 2019

Student opportunities

This is the second year that our MSc Professional Accountancy students have been invited to visit the ACCA headquarters in Glasgow

Published on 27 March 2019

Talks

Prof. Graeme Martin was in the Netherlands last week presenting at the University of Twente

Published on 25 January 2019