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Ulster University Business School Launches New Business Support Initiative

Ulster University Business School (UUBS) has unveiled a new portfolio of business support services to help organisations respond to current challenges presented by COVID-19 and plan for future recovery.

15 June 2020

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

How can you ensure social distancing on a packed bus?

Translink has faced many problems in recent years - and maintaining social distancing on its buses and trains at peak times when passenger demand increases will be yet another. Senior economist Dr Esmond Birnie of the Ulster University Business

18 May 2020

UU inspires school children virtually

Ulster University has launched a series of virtual talks for secondary school pupils. The idea is to let future applicants take part in career development conversations and find out more about university life. Beginning this week and continuing over

4 May 2020

Future tourism, hospitality and food industry leaders celebrated at student awards

Ulster University students studying courses within the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management celebrate their academic success at this year’s student awards.

6 February 2020

Ulster University Professors recognised in New Year’s Honours List 2020

Ulster University Professors recognised in New Year’s Honours List 2020

28 December 2019

Inspirational international student graduates with distinction

Colombian student, Luisa Fernanda Romero Munoz graduates from Ulster University today with an MSc in International Tourism Management, with Distinction, leaving an exceptional legacy behind.

17 December 2019

The Academy wins restaurant of the year award

Ulster University’s Academy restaurant wins restaurant of the year award

22 November 2019

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 exports education provision to boost higher education provision in Doha

Ulster University exports education provision to boost higher education provision in Doha

4 September 2019

Ulster University leads European consortium to develop innovative digital learning platform

Ulster University leads European consortium to develop innovative digital learning platform

19 August 2019

Ulster University explore trail of possibilities for local businesses

Ulster University is playing a fundamental role in the TrailGazers project which examines the contribution that investment in walks and recreational infrastructure makes to the local economy.

2 August 2019

Ulster's Doctoral College secures top 10 position in PhD rankings

Ulster’s Doctoral College secures top 10 position in PhD rankings

30 July 2019

Honorary Graduate: Suren Gupta

Honorary Graduate: Suren Gupta

5 July 2019

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

5 July 2019

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

The Power of the PhD at Ulster

3 July 2019

Oluwashina Akinsanmi named winner of Ulster University's 3MT® Final

Ulster University Doctoral College has held its final of the Three Minute Thesis competition for its second year

31 May 2019

Ulster University spin-out company axial3D one step closer to $1,000,000 win

Ulster University portfolio company axial3D will represent Northern Ireland in the Startup World Cup in San Francisco on the 15th of May which sees the overall winner securing $1,000,000 investment in their company.

10 May 2019

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

Ulster University celebrates excellence in research and business

9 May 2019

R&A Head of Marketing gives master class to UUBS students

Golf Tourism to the fore as Head of Marketing at the R&A gives a masterclass to Ulster University tourism and event students

19 April 2019

Ulster University and Causeway Enterprise Agency event encourages local businesses to harness their creativity to survive and thrive post Brexit

Ulster University and Causeway Enterprise Agency brought together local and international business leaders to help businesses in Coleraine, Portstewart, Portrush and Ballycastle develop personal and professional creative leadership skills to survive

1 April 2019

Award Success for Hospitality Management Student Niall Beatty

Ulster University Business School student, Niall Beatty, was recently named as a finalist at the highly coveted 2019 Young Guns Competition held in London.

21 March 2019

New campaign celebrates Top 50 local SMEs and calls for more Government support for traditional NI industries

New campaign celebrates Top 50 local SMEs and calls for more Government support for traditional NI industries

12 March 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

Student Success at Management, Leadership and Marketing Awards

Class of 2018 Excellence Awards organised by the Department of Management, Leadership and Marketing.

27 February 2019

Success for Erica and Mollie at UUBS Hospitality and Tourism Management Awards

In conjunction with our industry partners, the Department of Hospitality and Tourism is delighted to celebrate and recognise the excellence of our students.

26 February 2019

New Visiting Professor for UUBS

UUBS has announced the appointment of a new Visiting Professor. Alain Kerloc’h, who is co-owner of the Michelin starred restaurant OX, has taken on the voluntary role for a four-year period.

13 February 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

UUBS Food Poverty Forum

The Food Poverty Forum included four talks from academics with expertise in food poverty and three research activities. UK food policy expert, Prof Martin Caraher, was the keynote speaker

11 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

Ulster University launch creative learning space on the Coleraine campus

Ulster University launch creative learning space on the Coleraine campus

25 January 2019

What are the big economic trends on the way in the next decade?

Here's how the US economy, Chinese growth, oil prices, globalism, unemployment and Brexit will affect our world.

18 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

Hellbent on a new brand of Sausages

Full-back Louis Ludik and prop Schalk Van Der Merwe, both from South Africa, have worked for five months alongside the Business School’s experts in food innovation in Coleraine to find the perfect blend of South African spices and locally produced

27 November 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

Ulster and Bournemouth Universities focused on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the ‘Destination Experience’

Ulster University played host to the SNAIP-DC Project - a Research Challenge Fund project focused on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the ‘Destination Experience’ context.

12 September 2018

Ulster University joins €6.5m initiative to fund student mobility

Ulster University will be providing more opportunities at doctoral level for students as part of the University Alliance’s Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) following a multi-million Euro award from the European Union.

11 September 2018

UUBS Students scoop wins at Feile Balmoral Hotel Pro Master Chef

UUBS student chefs scoop top marks at the most prestigious culinary concours to take place in Northern Ireland this year.

6 September 2018

Queen's University and Ulster University co-host research excellence showcase event

Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University today co-hosted a research excellence showcase event at the Ulster Museum.

6 September 2018

The future of cash

Technology continues to drive huge changes in the worlds of cash and banking so what can we expect in the future?

31 August 2018

Ulster University’s new flexible executive MBA supports managers in the North West

As the business environment changes and presents managers with high levels of uncertainty, the new flexible executive MBA will help to identify and leverage opportunities to shape and grow business across the region.

30 August 2018

Universities working together to deliver City Deal projects that make a difference

Universities working together to deliver City Deal projects that make a difference

27 August 2018

Northern Ireland housing market continues to perform strongly

Northern Ireland housing market continues to perform strongly

8 August 2018

Novosco and Ulster University join forces to address tech skills shortage

Novosco and Ulster University join forces to address tech skills shortage

30 July 2018

Ulster University students pitch ‘Crafted Equestrian’ business ideas to international investors in Philadelphia

A team of entrepreneurial Ulster University students are currently in Philadelphia to pitch their innovative equestrian products to an expert panel of international investors today as part of the Maguire Hegarty LLC International University Student

18 July 2018

Ulster University honours internationally recognised Professor

Ulster University honours internationally recognised Professor

10 July 2018

Ulster University honours President of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

Ulster University honours president of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

6 July 2018

Honorary Graduate: Dr Ed Marram

Honorary Graduate: Dr Ed Marram

3 July 2018

Political paralysis: Italian lessons for Northern Ireland

Could an essentially rudderless Italy be a picture of Northern Ireland's future in economic and political terms?

25 June 2018

Roma Downey officially opens new multi-million pound teaching centre at Ulster University

Roma Downey officially opens new multi-million pound teaching centre at Ulster University

20 June 2018

Ulster University and Innovation Ulster welcome the acquisition of former portfolio company BittWare by Molex

Ulster University and Innovation Ulster welcome the acquisition of former portfolio company BittWare by Molex

6 June 2018

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

Ulster University announces inspirational honorary graduates

1 June 2018

Fundraising for Mind Your Mood surpasses £20,000

Fundraising for Mind Your Mood surpasses £20,000

11 May 2018

Ulster University expands 15 year Chinese strategic partnership

Ulster University expands 15 year Chinese strategic partnership

10 May 2018

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

9 May 2018

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

Innovative partnerships recognised at Ulster University’s Impact Excellence Awards

4 May 2018

Spring into Business with Ulster University Business School

Professor Mark Durkin, Executive Dean, Ulster University Business School and Dr Sharon Loane, Head of Department of Global Business and Enterprise, Magee campus prepare for the Spring Into Business Festival at Belfast and Magee.

18 April 2018

Ulster University Business School Introduces New Way of Thinking

Ulster University Business School has introduced leaders and managers to the concept of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) at a special event organised as part of Management Month

9 March 2018

Education alliance to benefit cross border education provision and opportunities

Education alliance to benefit cross border education provision and opportunities

23 February 2018

Ulster University Business School Students Ace Interview Test

Three students at Ulster University Business School have out-scored over 120 of their peers to win a valuable BDO Interview Award.

21 February 2018

Northern Ireland housing market records modest yet sustainable growth levels

Northern Ireland housing market records modest yet sustainable growth levels

19 February 2018

Ulster University Business School Joins Elite USA Group

Ulster University Business School has been accepted into the prestigious Babson Collaborative for Entrepreneurship Education.

16 February 2018

Ulster University Opens New £11m Teaching Facility at Magee Campus

Ulster University Opens New £11m Teaching Facility at Magee Campus

29 January 2018

NI's Agri-Food Sector Encouraged to Track Trends

Dr Lynsey Hollywood, Ulster University Business School and Mintel’s Brian O’Connor, focus on what make successful food brands.

25 January 2018

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation in next 10 years

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation

18 January 2018

Ulster University Business School and Axiom Pilot Mini-MBA

Ulster University Business School has launched a ‘Mini MBA’ programme in partnership with American legal firm Axiom.

19 December 2017

New visiting professor for Ulster University Business School

Ulster University Business School has announced the appointment of a new Visiting Professor. Robert Fitzpatrick, who is CEO of the Odyssey Trust Company, will assume his four-year voluntary role in January 2018.

8 December 2017

Ulster University Business School focuses on fantastic females

“Be brave, be yourself and be courageous”. These were the words of advice given to over 200 female students by Aisling Keegan, Vice-President and General Manager of Dell EMC Ireland.

29 November 2017

Dr Karise Hutchinson tells the story of small business leadership

"Leadership and Small Business – the Power of Stories" is the title of a new book which takes the examples of the often-unsung heroes and courageous leaders of small businesses to explore how purpose driven leadership is critical especially in the

29 November 2017

Ulster University Business School appoints international expert to address skills gap in the agri-food industry

Ulster University Business School has enlisted the help of a global expert in food marketing, Professor Thomas Kennedy, as part of its new Agri-Food Business Development Centre.

20 November 2017

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

Ulster University Business Schools’ Global Ranking

Ulster University Business School’s MSc in Sport Management has been given a top global rating by SportBusiness International in its 2017 Postgraduate Course Rankings.

8 August 2017

Join the Crowd – Seek Alternative Funding

SME growth is the bedrock for future economic development in Northern Ireland but educating start-ups about alternative forms of funding is essential for success

9 April 2017

Women Entrepreneurs - Lessons from Canada

In her lecture titled “Feminine Capital, Unlocking the Power of Women Entrepreneurs”, Professor Orser reviewed how women continue to lose out when it comes to their engagement in business

6 December 2016

The economics of a heatwave

We may be enjoying the sunshine, but the economic effects of this fine spell are mixed

5 July 2016

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