Southampton Management School


Visiting Kenya with Enactus

Management student helps make a difference in Africa

24 April 2014

Third year BSc Management with Entrepreneurship student Nick Wake has visited Kenya as part of his work with the student society Enactus to see for himself how money raised at Southampton is making a difference in Africa. The students link with non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on the ground for the Right Light project which encourages people in rural villages to use solar powered lights instead of kerosene and paraffin lamps which harm health.

Postgraduate students making a difference in industry

7 April 2014

The achievements of talented postgraduate students in Management and Mathematics who spent a summer working in industry have been recognised at a ceremony at the University of Southampton. Nine have won awards for their successful three month projects at their end of their masters degrees in Operational Research (OR) or Business Analytics and Management Sciences (BAMS).

Our alumni at the MBA link event

Working in a global environment – advice from our high flying alumni

4 April 2014

An MBA Link Event in February organised by Southampton Management School in association with AMBA and Portsmouth Business School saw some of our alumni, all senior business leaders, volunteer as speakers to give their advice and tips.

Research grant for work on Chinese mutual funds

27 March 2014

Jean Chen, Professor of Accounting and Finance and the newly-appointed Head of the University of Southampton Management School has been awarded a Research Fellowship by the China Scholarship Council, one of the most prestigious funding councils in the country.

Making digital marketing research even more relevant

24 March 2014

Dr Julia Wolny, Principal Fellow in Marketing, has chaired an event at Google’s London headquarters bringing together academic researchers and professional digital marketers.

Southampton marketing degrees accredited by the Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM)

18 March 2014

The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM) has given its stamp of approval to the Southampton Management School’s degrees in Marketing.

Accounting students impress the professionals at PwC

17 March 2014

Second year students of Financial Accounting rose to the challenge of choosing and analysing a £50 million portfolio of investments in a contest judged by staff from the regional office of the business advisers PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Changing places inspires students

14 March 2014

Can swopping a seminar room for an art gallery change the dynamics of the discussions? Lecturer Stefan Cantore is challenging students to think in new ways by relocating some of the weekly sessions of his module on Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Business outside the Management School.

Understanding advances in consumer credit modelling

11 March 2014

A one day workshop run by the Southampton Management School will give both professionals and academic researchers new insights into the latest developments within this crucial area of the banking and finance industries in the wake of the global crisis.

Talking about careers - with high-flying former students

10 March 2014

Successful Management School graduates passed on their experience of the world of work at a packed alumni panel discussion.