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Combine your studies at one of the UK’s top business schools with placements for career success

Monday, 2 March, 2015
More and more students at the Southampton Business School are combining their education in subjects ranging from management sciences, accounting and finance to marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation with a year’s paid placem ...

Investigating the demand for Islamic microfinance in Thailand

Monday, 2 March, 2015
Southampton Business School Lecturer in Finance Dr Nongnuch Tantisantiwong is investigating Islamic microfinance in Thailand. The joint research project involves officials at the Thai Ministry of Finance and is organised by Chulal ...

Southampton academic works with the NHS to develop new Culture Change App

Thursday, 26 February, 2015
Do OD is a national NHS resource aiming to put organisational development theory into practice, helping people to connect, share, learn and grow.     ...

Contract Management MOOC announced

Monday, 23 February, 2015
The University of Southampton, in partnership with the Crown Commercial Service, ...

National honours for Southampton Business School Director

Wednesday, 18 February, 2015
The Head of Southampton Business School, Professor Jean Chen, has taken on two senior roles within the UK’s Association of Business Schools (ABS). Following her election as a Director of the ABS Executive Committee, she has now ...

No news is good news? Southampton academic questions news values

Friday, 6 February, 2015
Southampton Business School Associate Professor Dr Denise Baden is researching how people’s moods and actions are affected by positive and negative news stories. She has been awarded £10,000 from the Economic and Social Researc ...

One million pounds awarded to help address global marine and maritime challenges

Thursday, 15 January, 2015
The Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute (SMMI) at the University of Southampton has been awarded over one million pounds to develop students who will help tackle global marine and maritime challenges. The SMMI will host a ...

Winning high marks for skills in accounting boosts career prospects

Tuesday, 13 January, 2015
Second year student Eseoghene Shalomi has been awarded the 2014 Grant Thornton prize for achieving the highest marks in her first year module in Financial and Management Accounting. She was presented with a cheque and certificate ...

Southampton reaffirms its position as one of the UK’s top research universities

Thursday, 18 December, 2014
The University of Southampton has reaffirmed its position as one of the UK’s top research universities following publication of the national Research Excellence Framework 2014, assessing the quality and impact of research across ...

Postgraduate analytics students network with the professionals

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014
Business Analytics and Management Sciences (BAMS) postgraduate students seized their opportunity to find out about the potential summer projects being offered by many leading companies at a recruitment fair on campus. Employers va ...

Senior Vietnamese leaders learn about change management at the Southampton Business School

Wednesday, 12 November, 2014
Twenty senior Vietnamese leaders have gained new insights into leadership and change at the Southampton Business School through a two week programme of seminars and visits focusing on strategic management and change management in ...
Dr Tabvuma, Dr Bui and Dr Homberg

Male public sector workers boosted by change of political leadership

Monday, 10 November, 2014
Research involving the University of Southampton has shown that male public sector workers receive a short, positive boost to their job satisfaction when a political party which they support takes control after an election. Accord ...