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WBS Undergraduate Open Day - 27th April 2011

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  • Out of 122 employed graduates, 68 elected to state their salary. The Mean Salary for this set of graduates is £25,300, the comparison group is £23,500. The Median Salary for this set of graduates is £25,000, the comparison group is £23,000.
  • 11 grass football pitches3 rugby pitches 2 lacrosse pitches American football pitch2 cricket squaresFrisbee pitch

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  • 1. Undergraduate Open Day
    27th April 2011
  • 2. Introduction to Warwick Business School
    MsFrances O’BrienCourse Director
    BSc International Business
  • 3. Welcome to the business school of the 21st century
    Professor Mark Taylor
    Dean of Warwick Business School
    Started 1st April 2010
    Formerly Managing Director, BlackRock
    One of the world’s most highly-cited researchers in finance and economics
    ‘Our vision is for WBS to become the leading university-based business school in Europe.’
  • 4. Our community
    Support staff
    218
    Undergraduates
    1,377
    Postgraduates
    3,471
    Academic staff
    210
    Research staff
    26
    Visiting staff
    14
  • 5. Our characteristics
  • 6. We are a university-based business school
  • 7. At WBS you will have exposure to all business disciplines
    Accounting
    Behavioural Science
    Enterprise Teaching
    Finance
    Governance & Public Management
    Industrial Relations & OrganisationalBehaviour
    Information Systems & Management
    Marketing & Strategic Management
    Operations Management
    Operational Research & Management Sciences
  • 8. You can explore other areas at University of Warwick
    Modern Languages
    Economics
    Philosophy
    Politics & International Studies
    Law
    English
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Physics
    Computer Science
  • 9. We have built our research on cutting-edge research
    One of only three 5*
    UK business schools
    Over 50% of the submitted research was of international excellence
    2001
    Ranked 5th in the UK for Business and Management research
    75% of work was at 3* or 4* (international and world leading quality)
    89% of WBS research-active staff submitted to the RAE
    2008
  • 10. We are number 1 in several prominent rankings
    • Accounting & Finance The Complete University Guide 2011
    • 11. Accounting & FinanceThe Times Good University Guide 2011
    • 12. Business & ManagementThe Guardian University Guide 2011
    • 13. ManagementThe Sunday Times University Guide 2011
  • Accreditation
    All single-honours undergraduate degrees are recognised by major UK-based professional accountancy bodies, offering exemptions from Professional Stage exams
  • 14. We are a UK superbrand
    ‘It is no surprise that the high regard in which WBS is held by the international business community has translated into being recognised as a UK Business Superbrand. It is a brand that continues to gain momentum and every year is a more compelling challenger to its often older and more established rivals.’
    Stephen CheliotisCEO, The Centre of Brand Analysis
  • 15. Our Undergraduate degrees
    • BSc Accounting & Finance
    • 16. BSc Accounting & Finance – UPP
    • 17. BSc Management
    • 18. BSc International Management
    • 19. BSc International Business
    • 20. BA Law & Business Studies
    • 21. BSc Computer & Business Studies
    • 22. BA German & Business Studies
    • 23. Joint BSc degrees with Science
  • Undergraduate student numbers
  • 24. BSc Accounting & Finance
    YEAR 1
    YEAR 2
    YEAR 3
  • 25. BSc Management
    YEAR 1
    YEAR 2
    YEAR 3
  • 26. BSc International Management
    YEAR 1
    YEAR 2
    YEAR 4
  • 27. BSc International Business
    YEAR 1
    YEAR 2
    YEAR 4
  • 28. University Partnership Programme (UPP)
    • Accounting and Finance students have the opportunity to spend a salaried placement year in business after their second year at Warwick.
    • 29. This professional work experience gives the opportunity to begin the premier professional accountancy qualification whilst studying for the UK's top-ranked degree
  • Your WBS degree will make you a strong candidate for employers
    WBS Graduating Classes 2010
  • 30. Employment opportunities are endless for WBS graduates
    ‘In 2010 the UBS Investment Banking Department recruited more graduates from the University of Warwick than from any other university in the UK.’
    Tobias Wagnert, Executive Director, UBS
    ‘90% of WBS Management graduates are working in a graduate level job six months after leaving University.’
    UniStats, 2010
    ‘Through their university experiences, both study and extra-curricular involvement, students from Warwick demonstrate the skills and competencies we look for in our potential employees and the passion we would expect from our future leaders.’
    Deloitte
  • 31. WBS is a key recruitment location for employers
    ‘Warwick students and graduates are highly targeted by UK employers, second only to Cambridge.’
    High Fliers report, 2011
    • WBS students are targeted by blue-chip companies, investment banks, and ‘major’ accountancy firms, including those that limit their recruitment to a small number of institutions
    • 32. Around 300 recruitment visits on campus each year
  • Graduation destinationsgraduating class 2009
  • 33. Salary of WBS 2009 graduates in employment
  • 34. Student’s perspective onWarwick Business School
    Mikko TamminenCurrent student on BSc Management, 3rd year
  • 35. International student community
    40% Undergraduate students from outside EU
    130 Visiting students each year
    45 Students spend year abroad each year
  • 36. Year 3 abroad forBSc International Business
    • Option of working abroad for whole or part of the year
    German speaking
    Bamberg
    Bayreuth
    Göttingen
    Kiel
    Mannheim
    Munich
    Graz
    Vienna
    Italian speaking
    Bocconi (Milan)
    French speaking
    ESC Dijon
    ESC Grenoble
    EM Lyon
    ESC Pau
    ESC Rennes
    ESC Rouen
    Solvay (Belgium)
    HEC Montreal
    Spanish speaking
    Carlos III (Madrid)
    ESADE (Barcelona)
    Navarra (Pamplona)
    Granada
    Santiago (Chile)
  • 37. Year 3 abroad forBSc International Management
    USA
    Connecticut
    Cornell
    Richmond (Virginia)
    Wharton (Pennsylvania)
    Wisconsin-Madison
    Canada
    British Columbia (Vancouver)
    McGill (Montreal)
    York (Toronto)
    Europe
    Bocconi (Milan)
    Budapest
    Copenhagen
    Gothenburg
    Rennes
    Rotterdam
    Rouen
    Elsewhere
    Hong Kong UST
    Fudan
    Guanghua
    Monash
    Sydney
    • Option of working abroad for whole or part of the year
    • 38. Further global exchange partnerships to be established
  • We will prepare you to compete on a global scale
    Year 1
    2:1
    Year 2, Term 2
    A A A A A+
  • 39. WBS education focuses on building solid knowledge & practical skills
    Presentations
    Written assignments
    Examinations
  • 40. Warwick campus ranked best in the United Kingdom
  • 41. Social & recreational facilities
    Restaurants
    Cafés
    Arts Centre
    Chemist
    Lounges & bars
    Hairdresser
    Banks
    Outdoor areas
  • 42. Sports facilities
    Sports halls
    Sports centre
    Physiotherapy
    Aerobics studio
    Sports pavilion
    Fitness suite
    Rock climbing
  • 43. Academic facilities
    Learning Grid
    Library
    Computer Labs
    Group study rooms
  • 44. Accommodation
  • 45. Support & advice
    Advice & Welfare Services
    Health Centre
    University Senior Tutor
    Resident Tutor
    Counselling Service
    Religious & faith support
    International Office
    Undergraduate Office
    Academic staff
    Personal Tutor
  • 46. Warwick has excellent transport to nearby towns and cities
    1.5 hours
    University of Warwick
    35 minutes
    London
    10 mins
    25 minutes
    Leamington Spa
    Coventry
    Birmingham
  • 47. WBS has provided global employment prospects
  • 48. Why choose WBS?
    ‘Our education is a combination of astrong foundation and cutting-edge knowledge from the latest research.’
    ‘We are truly international and learn about business in every corner of the globe.’
    ‘Warwick Business School has a strong brand name and is known by employers globally.’
    ‘Warwick ensures that your university life will be rewarding and a lot of fun!’
    Students of the graduating class 2011
  • 49. Graduate perspective onWarwick Business School
    Eleanor Reynolds
    BSc Management Graduate
    Systems Technician – Severn Trent Ltd
  • 50. Eleanor Reynolds – Systems Technician at Severn Trent Water
    My experiences of the BSc Management Programme
    What I gained from the course
    How it has helped me in my chosen career
    Current role at Severn Trent Water
  • 51. Parents & family members
    Stay up to date on what is happening at Warwick whilst your son or daughter is studying here.
    www.warwick.ac.uk/alumni/family/registration
    Email updates begin in December.
    J
  • 52. Keeping in touch
    • Personalised Warwick portal:
    your.warwick.ac.uk
    • Any Questions? Ask Warwick!
    ask.warwick.ac.uk
    • Join us on Facebook:
    www.facebook.com/warwickbschool
    • Follow us on Twitter:
    twitter.com/warwickbschool
  • 53. Undergraduate Open Day
    27th April 2011