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Loughborough University

School of Business and Economics

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Loughborough has had the best student experience for a decade according to national survey

A national survey has revealed that no university in the UK has offered a better student experience than Loughborough over the last decade.

27 March 2017

SBE students help reduce local food waste with new project Utilise

New student project called Utilise aims to tackle local food waste at a Saturday cafe by partnering with Loughborough supermarkets to repurpose food about to be thrown away.

17 March 2017

Project tackling barriers to HE receives £500,000 funding boost

A pioneering new project which seeks to tackle potential barriers faced by students with vocational qualifications when they enter higher education, has received a significant funding boost.

16 March 2017

The Riders presenting to the Dean

Celebrating excellence at the SBE’s Annual Dean's Awards Dinner 2017

The 2017 SBE Dean's Awards Dinner celebrated the outstanding contributions and achievements of SBE staff, students and graduates, awarding no fewer than 15 Dean's Awards.

16 March 2017

Alberto Franco

Professor Franco visits Switzerland to give talks on his latest research

Professor Franco visited Switzerland recently as part of his study leave activities to discuss his research on Visual Decision Practices.

8 March 2017

Upcoming events

Centre for Professional Work and Society Research Taster Event

The Centre for Professional Work and Society are holding a research taster event discussing job insecurity, the differences between leadership and management and more.

29 March 2017

Visual communication workshop: Multimedia methods for engagement and active learning

In collaboration with the Higher Education Academy, this workshop will explore how imagery generates engagement, provokes active learning and stimulates better recall.

26 April 2017

PhD Symposium in Industrial Economics

SBE will host a PhD Symposium in Industrial Economics on Thursday 22 June 2017 and the Network of Industrial Economists (NIE) annual conference on Friday 23 June 2017 supported by the Royal Economic Society.

23 June 2017

Network of Industrial Economists Annual Conference

We are pleased to invite you to attend the next Network of Industrial Economists (NIE) Annual Conference, which will be hosted at the School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University on Friday 23 June 2017.

23 June 2017

Past events

CIM Distinguished Speaker Lecture: The Oliver Twins on 'Managing Digital Games'

The Oliver Twins, creators of the hugely successful game 'Dizzy' will be on campus discussing the development of their company and careers spanning over 20 years.

14 March 2017

Sustainable Businesses in the Himalayas – An Evening with Social Entrepreneurs

The Glendonbrook Centre for Enterprise Development are hosting three successful social entrepreneurs to share their experiences with mobilising their resources and buliding social enterprises in the Himalayas.

14 March 2017

Sustainable Knowledge Management Seminar

The CIM are hosting an evening seminar with guest speaker Professor Dr.-Ing. Peter Heisig discussing the future challenges and practical solutions for Knowledge Management.

15 February 2017

Service Innovation in Emerging Economies Conference

Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS) funding has been granted to support a one-and-a-half-day conference on ‘Service Innovation in Emerging Markets’ to be organised and run by the Centre for Service Management (CSM).

26 January 2017

Graduation Drinks Reception

In celebration of your achievements during your time here at the School of Business and Economics, we are delighted to invite you and your family to a celebratory drinks reception before the ceremony.

19 December 2016

Alistair Milne

International Trade Arrangements after Brexit: Establishing the Facts

Rounding off this eventful year is a conference dedicated to the international trade issues surrounding Brexit post-EU Referendum.

9 December 2016

Earn to Learn: Doing the right thing for the next generation?

CGSS are hosting this symposium to discuss how the business support service industry could provide sustainable and developmental work experience to young people undergoing higher education.

8 December 2016

UK Automotive 30% Club Annual Conference

The 30% club are holding a networking session for female students interested in the Automotive sector to meet and discuss career opportunities with motor industry leaders.

11 November 2016

CPWS Guest Lecture: 'In Search of Employee Voice, Theory and Practice'

The Centre for Professional Work and Society are hosting guest lecturer, Adrian Wilkinson, to discuss Employee Voice. What does it mean and how can we use it?

9 November 2016

CGSS Symposium: China-United Kingdom Trade Relationships

The Centre for Global Sourcing and Services are hosting a symposium regarding the China-UK trade relationships with a particular interest in the service industry.

9 November 2016

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  • Research seminar series (Business and Management)
    For prospective PhD/MPhil candidates, current doctoral students, academics and anyone interested in the topic being covered.
  • Research seminar series (Economics)
    For prospective PhD/MPhil candidates, current doctoral students, academics and anyone interested in the topic being covered.


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