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Exeter expert starts a “mindfulness revolution” in Kenyan prison

A University of Exeter academic is helping to rehabilitate prisoners in high security Kenyan jails by teaching them to practice mindfulness.

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Generosity increases dramatically if people are asked to donate tomorrow’s bonus or inheritance cheque

People will donate between a half and a third more to charity if they are expecting a bonus or windfall but don’t yet have the cash in their hand, according to research by the University of Exeter’s Business school.

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Libraries Unlimited and University of Exeter secure £200,000 Arts Council England research grant

A two-year research project to understand the impact of libraries on local communities in Devon has been awarded a £200,000 grant from Arts Council England (ACE).

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Experts embark on project to save the world from “bananageddon”

Experts are hoping to stop the UK’s favourite fruit, the banana, from disappearing from our shops.

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University of Exeter student success in international awards

University of Exeter business students have been successful entrants in an academic competition referred to as the “junior Nobel Prize”.

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Retired holidaymakers asked to share their tourism stories

Retired holidaymakers are needed to take part in new research which aims to discover how giving up work has affected their tourism choices.

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Senior Chinese academics visit University of Exeter Business School

Senior academics from across China visited the University of Exeter Business School to discuss the skills needed by graduates returning to Asia after studying abroad.

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UK votes to leave the European Union – what does this mean for us?

As you will undoubtedly be aware, the UK has voted to leave the European Union. 

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Business School appoints new Pro-Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean

Professor David Bruce Allen has been appointed as the new Pro-Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean at the University of Exeter Business School.

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Exeter and Fudan to launch double degree programmes in Economics

A new double degree programme offered by the University of Exeter and Fudan University will give students access to business and economics expertise from the East and the West.

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Taiwanese government should provide more support for solar panel industry

The Taiwanese government should provide subsidies for the solar panel industry to help it survive in that country, University of Exeter researchers have recommended.

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Tom Charman selected for Global Student Entrepreneur Awards World Finals

A final year Business School student has been selected to represent the UK at the World Finals of the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) in Bangkok in May.

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Students through to Finals of the Undergraduate of the Year Awards

Two University of Exeter students have been selected as Future Business Leader of the Year finalists at the Undergraduate of the Year Awards.

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University of Exeter MBA ranked among the world’s best

The University of Exeter Business School’s award-winning One Planet MBA course has been ranked once again as among the best in the world.

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The Business School in Cornwall

The University of Exeter Business School’s BSc Business course launched in September 2015 at our Penryn Campus, Cornwall, attracting fantastic students from all over the world.

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University of Exeter student named ‘Best Placement Student’ at National Undergraduate Employability Awards

Final year student, Ben Kosky, has been named ‘Best Placement Student’ at the National Undergraduate Employability (NUE) Awards 2016.

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South West @ 6 to get together local businesses, University of Exeter alumni and academics

The local business community can meet University of Exeter experts and hear about new ways of introducing sustainable working practices at an event next month.

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Expert help for business professionals from the University of Exeter’s Business School

Professionals can understand trends and issues affecting businesses in the South West and globally through masterclasses run at the University of Exeter.

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Festival of Social Science: A fascinating insight into social science and its influence on our lives

Exeter academics will be demonstrating how our research is investigating the key issues in modern day life at a series of events.

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Over 100 PhD studentships available for 2016 entry

The University of Exeter is looking to build on its success in the Times Higher Education world university rankings and Research Excellence Framework, by offering over 100 funded PhD studentships for 2016 entry.

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Brand new networking event launches on campus

The inaugural South West @ 6 networking event took place this October attracting over 50 people including Exeter graduates and people from local businesses.

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Exeter's International Management Masters ranked in global top 80 by Financial Times

The Business School’s Masters in International Management has been ranked in the global top 80 in the latest Financial Times (FT) rankings.

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“Banks and the Crisis - was it anything new or had we seen this before?”

The University of Exeter recently hosted the first Business Leaders Forum event of 2015/16, focusing on Banks and the failures of 2007/8 which lead to the financial crisis - featuring John Sutherland, alumnus and Honorary Fellow of the Business School. 

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Congratulations and welcome to the Business School

A message from Prof. David Boughey, Director of Student Engagement

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University of Exeter student scoops top prize at Microsoft

Ben Kosky a final year student at the University of Exeter Business School has been named Intern of the Year by Microsoft UK. Ben was up against very tough competition, which included 125 other hopeful candidates from across the UK. 

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Business School Graduation 2015

Congratulations from Robin Mason, Dean, University of Exeter Business School

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Student competition delivers crystal-clear solutions for health workers

International business students, from across Europe, arrived at the University of Exeter Business School for the annual One Planet MBA Sustainability Challenge this month. 

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Investors losing out to analysts' career aspirations

Investors are losing out to bias by banking analysts more concerned about career progression than accuracy of their forecasts, says new research by the University of Exeter and Harvard Business School.

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Exeter working with Cole Commission to improve international trade

The Cole Commission is in discussions with the University of Exeter Business School to explore the possibility of creating degree programmes specialising in international trade.

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Business School Masters in Financial Analysis and Fund Management amongst best in the world

The Business School’s Masters in Financial Analysis and Fund Management (FAFM) has been ranked in the global top 50 in the latest FT rankings.

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Economic impact of UK election debated at 20 Fenchurch Street

The Business School recently held a successful alumni reception in London which focused on the impact of May’s general election result.

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Students from the Business School win the ‘People’s Choice’ Award in the L'Oréal Brandstorm competition

Two awards were up for grabs in the recent national finals of the L'Oréal Brandstorm competition. A team from the Business School were the delighted winners of the People’s Choice award.

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Business School firmly top 10 in Complete University Guide 2016

All three main Business School subjects of Accounting and Finance, Business and Management and Economics are in the top 10 in the latest edition of the Complete University Guide 2016, published today. 

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Exeter voted as UK’s top university for international student experience

The University of Exeter has won a prestigious award for providing the best international student experience of any university in the UK.

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Business School students one step closer to winning $1 million Hult prize

Top-tier Business Schools go head-to-head in world’s largest student competition.

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The advantages of a circular economy

Businesses are leading a transformation towards a system that moves away from the current ‘take-make-waste’ method to one where materials are reused instead.

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