Cardiff Business School News


Placement student returns for final year with an award on her mantel

Thursday 24 September 2015

Olivia Witt, a final year BSc Business Management student, returns to the lecture theatre this month having achieved considerable success during her placement year with Lidl.

Olivia completed Lidl’s 48 Week Undergraduate Placement Programme and was named the winner of the Lidl Placement Student of the Year 2015.

Professor Denis Towill 1933 - 2015

Monday 21 September 2015

Professor Denis Towill, Director and Founder of the Logistics Systems Dynamics Group within the Logistics & Operations Management Section of Cardiff Business School, passed away on Saturday 29 August 2015.

School scores highly for overall student satisfaction

Thursday 13 August 2015

Cardiff Business School has scored 87% for overall student satisfaction in the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS).

Published annually, the NSS asks undergraduates to rate their University experience in areas including teaching, academic support and personal development.

6th Public Uni event sees academics present their research in bite-size chunks

Monday 10 August 2015

Five academics from Cardiff University’s Arts, Humanities and Social Science disciplines presented their research at the 6th Public Uni event held at Chapter Arts Centre, Thursday 6 August 2015.

Balancing act: Second Entrepreneurship Seminar provides insight into juggling family life and business ambition

Wednesday 15 July 2015

Zoe-Lisa Blackler, owner of Café Junior, Gym & Junior, and Family Bistro, was the second speaker in the Marketing & Strategy section’s Entrepreneurship series.  Students from the MSc Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship and MSc Marketing programmes gathered to hear from Zoe-Lisa on Friday 10th July 2015.

Marketing & Strategy section launches new Entrepreneurship Seminar Series

Thursday 9 July 2015

Dr. Shumaila Yousafzai, Dr. Eleri Rosier and Dr. Mark Toon, from the Marketing & Strategy section, have established a new Entrepreneurship Seminar Series.

London Insurance Market welcomes Cardiff University students

Monday 6 July 2015

Following on from a presentation to Cardiff Business School’s Logistics & Operations Management section and Cardiff Law School in February, the London Insurance Market recently invited a small group of students to a special student away day.

MBA Prizegiving 2015 – celebrating MBA excellence

Monday 6 July 2015

Cardiff Business School recently hosted its MBA Prizegiving ceremony, honouring those students who have excelled during their time at the School.

Management consultancy – then, now and next?

Thursday 25 June 2015

Cardiff Breakfast Briefing asks whether companies still need management consultants.

Cardiff Business School’s Executive Education section hosted its second Cardiff Breakfast Briefing at the purpose-built Postgraduate Teaching Centre on Wednesday June 24th 2015.

School signs two new MoUs with Malaysian institutions

Thursday 18 June 2015

Cardiff Business School has signed MoUs (Memorandum of Understanding) with two respected institutions in Malaysia.

Brickfields Asia College (BAC), founded in 1991, and HELP University, founded in 1986, are thriving academic establishments with existing ties to Cardiff University.

Constructing Excellence Award for £13.5m teaching centre

Tuesday 16 June 2015

The new £13.5m Postgraduate Teaching Centre at Cardiff Business School has picked up a major award at an event which celebrates the best of construction in Wales.

Cardiff Business School is no.1 for Marketing

Tuesday 9 June 2015

The Marketing & Strategy section at Cardiff Business School has been ranked in first position by a new study published in the Australasian Marketing Journal. Maryland, Rice, Dartmouth and Duke round out the top five.

Cardiff Business School student receives CIPD award

Friday 29 May 2015

Rachel Cook, a Cardiff Business School student from Tenby, was named Branch Student of the Year by the South East Wales arm of the CIPD at its annual awards dinner recently.

Alumnus and economics journalist talks recession and recovery at Cardiff Business School

Thursday 30 April 2015

In this, the final week of the General Election campaign, economics and politics are more intertwined than usual, according to David Smith, Economics Editor of The Sunday Times.

Entrepreneurial challenges and opportunities: Cardiff business leaders share their stories

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Dr Luigi M. De Luca, from the Marketing & Strategy section, recently hosted a guest speaker seminar for students on the MSc Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship programme.