In the news : Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Read the latest news from the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics at Ulster University Business School.


In response to industry growth Ulster introduces innovative FinTech degree

In response to sustained growth of the FinTech industry in Northern Ireland and to support the need for skilled financial technology graduates, Ulster University’s Business School has launched an innovative Financial Technology degree.

10 June 2020

Ulster University Lecturer supporting local businesses ahead of Brexit

In response to the current Brexit uncertainty, Ulster University have partnered with Manufacturing NI to provide a suite of online supply chain management Brexit resources.

8 November 2019

Ulster University school conference inspires next generation of economists

Ulster University school conference inspires next generation of economists

3 April 2019

UUBS Investment Management Students Achievements Recognised

Students on the BSc Finance & Investment Management and MSc Global Investment Management had their achievements recognised at the CISI annual dinner held in St. Anne’s Cathedral.

6 March 2019

UU working to improve our skills market

Through a progressive approach to business engagement across UUBS, we are taking a critical role in identifying and responding to clear signals in the NI skills market, but also increasingly within Ireland and GB.

12 February 2019

PwC and Ulster University to deliver UK’s first Masters in Professional Services Operational Delivery

PwC and Ulster University launch MSc in Professional Services Operational Delivery - the first such qualification in the UK.

31 January 2019

Determined young mother overcomes debilitating health condition to graduate from Ulster University

Determined young mother overcomes debilitating health condition to graduate from Ulster University

12 December 2018

Ulster University Business School and First Derivatives Partner on New Masters Programme

Ulster University Business School is embracing opportunities in the expanding fintech sector with the design of a bespoke postgraduate programme for multinational software and consulting firm First Derivatives.

1 December 2018

Hat trick of awards for Business School graduate

Ulster University Business School graduate Keith Houston’s innovative approach to recruitment has resulted in a hat trick of awards both locally and internationally.

16 November 2018

InspecVision scoops prestigious CIM Ireland Marketing Award

Mallusk-based company, InspecVision Ltd, was among the winners at the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)’s prestigious Ireland Marketing Awards on November 9th.

14 November 2018

Award Winning Megan in Seventh Heaven

Megan McNeilly, a former pupil at Ballyclare Secondary School, has swept the board at the annual UUBS student awards event.

26 October 2018

Northern Ireland housing market continues to perform strongly

Northern Ireland housing market continues to perform strongly

8 August 2018

Ulster University honours President of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

Ulster University honours president of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

6 July 2018

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

1 June 2018

PwC backs Ulster University Business School to finance new professional qualifications

A new partnership between Ulster University Business School and PwC will see up to 20 students receive scholarships to complete an elite professional qualification.

12 October 2017

UUBS Secures CME Group Foundation Funding

UUBS has secured significant funding from CME Group Foundation to establish a new ‘Developing Financial Engineering Pipeline’ project which will include support for one PhD and ten MSc studentships.

27 September 2017

UUBS research shines light on gender equality

In a study investigating gender equality at executive level across the Northern Ireland public sector, Ulster University Business School (UUBS) present the results of an extensive three year evidence based study.

22 February 2016