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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.
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  • Open day presentation v8

    1. 1. Undergraduate Open Day<br />2 March 2011<br />
    2. 2. Introduction to Warwick Business School<br />Dr Louise GraciaBSc Accounting & Finance <br />Course Director<br />
    3. 3. Welcome to the business school of the 21st century<br />Professor Mark Taylor<br />Dean of Warwick Business School<br />Started 1st April 2010<br />Formerly Managing Director, BlackRock<br />One of the world’s most highly-cited researchers in finance and economics<br />‘Our vision is for WBS to become the leading university-based business school in Europe.’<br />
    4. 4. Our community<br />Support staff<br />207<br />Undergraduates<br />1,377<br />Postgraduates<br />3,471<br />Academic staff<br />151<br />Research staff<br />26<br />Visiting staff<br />14<br />
    5. 5. Our characteristics<br />
    6. 6. We are a university-based business school<br />
    7. 7. At WBS you will have exposure to all business disciplines<br />Accounting<br />Behavioural Science <br />Enterprise Teaching <br />Finance<br />Governance & Public Management <br />Industrial Relations & OrganisationalBehaviour<br />Information Systems & Management <br />Marketing & Strategic Management <br />Operations Management <br />Operational Research & Management Sciences <br />
    8. 8. You can explore other areas at University of Warwick<br />Modern Languages<br />Economics<br />Philosophy<br />Politics & International Studies<br />Law<br />Mathematics & Statistics<br />English<br />Physics<br />Computer Science<br />
    9. 9. We have built our research on cutting-edge research<br />One of only three 5* <br />UK business schools<br />Over 50% of the submitted research was of international excellence<br />2001<br />Ranked 5th in the UK for Business and Management research<br />75% of work was at level 3* or 4* (international and world leading quality)<br />89% of WBS research active staff submitted to the RAE<br />2008<br />
    10. 10. We are number 1 in several prominent rankings<br /><ul><li>Accounting & Finance The Complete University Guide 2011
    11. 11. Accounting & FinanceThe Times Good University Guide 2011
    12. 12. Business & ManagementThe Guardian University Guide 2011
    13. 13. ManagementThe Sunday Times University Guide 2011</li></li></ul><li>Accreditation<br />All single-honours undergraduate degrees are recognised by major UK-based professional accountancy bodies, offering exemptions from Professional Stage exams<br />
    14. 14. We are a UK superbrand<br />‘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.’<br />Stephen CheliotisCEO, The Centre of Brand Analysis<br />
    15. 15. Our Undergraduate degrees<br /><ul><li>BSc Accounting & Finance
    16. 16. BSc Accounting & Finance – UPP
    17. 17. BSc Management
    18. 18. BSc International Management
    19. 19. BSc International Business
    20. 20. BA Law & Business Studies
    21. 21. BSc Computer & Business Studies
    22. 22. BA German & Business Studies
    23. 23. Joint BSc degrees with Science</li></li></ul><li>Undergraduate student numbers<br />
    24. 24. BSc Accounting & Finance<br />YEAR 1<br />YEAR 2<br />YEAR 3<br />
    25. 25. BSc Management<br />YEAR 1<br />YEAR 2<br />YEAR 3<br />
    26. 26. BSc International Management<br />YEAR 1<br />YEAR 2<br />YEAR 4<br />
    27. 27. BSc International Business<br />YEAR 1<br />YEAR 2<br />YEAR 4<br />
    28. 28. University Partnership Programme (UPP)<br /><ul><li>Accounting and Finance students have the opportunity to spend a extra salaried placement year in business after your second year at Warwick.
    29. 29. This professional work experience gives the opportunity to begin the premier professional accountancy qualification whilst studying for the UK's top-ranked degree</li></li></ul><li>Your WBS degree will make you a strong candidate for employers<br />WBS Graduating Classes 2010<br />
    30. 30. Employment opportunities are endless for WBS graduates<br />‘In 2010 the UBS Investment Banking Department recruited more graduates from the University of Warwick than from any other university in the UK.’<br />Tobias Wagnert, Executive Director, UBS<br />‘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.’<br />Deloitte<br />‘90% of WBS Management graduates are working in a graduate level job six months after leaving University.’<br />UniStats, 2010<br />
    31. 31. WBS is a key recruitment location for employers<br />‘Warwick students and graduates are highly targeted by UK employers, second only to Cambridge.’<br />High Fliers report, 2011<br /><ul><li>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. 32. Around 300 recruitment visits on campus each year</li></li></ul><li>Graduation destinationsgraduating class 2009<br />
    33. 33. Salary of WBS graduates in employment 2009<br />
    34. 34. Student’s perspective onWarwick Business School<br />Mikko TamminenCurrent student on BSc Management, 3rd year<br />
    35. 35. International student community<br />40% Undergraduate students from outside EU <br />130 Visiting students each year<br /> 45 Students spend year abroad each year<br />
    36. 36. Year 3 abroad forBSc International Business<br />German speaking<br />Bamberg<br />Bayreuth<br />Göttingen<br />Kiel<br />Mannheim<br />Munich<br />Graz<br />Vienna<br />Italian speaking<br />Bocconi (Milan)<br />French speaking<br />ESC Dijon<br />ESC Grenoble<br />EM Lyon<br />ESC Pau<br />ESC Rennes<br />ESC Rouen<br />Solvay (Belgium)<br />HEC Montreal<br />Spanish speaking<br />Carlos III (Madrid)<br />ESADE (Barcelona)<br />Navarra (Pamplona)<br />Granada<br />Santiago (Chile)<br />
    37. 37. Year 3 abroad forBSc International Management<br />USA<br />Connecticut<br />Cornell<br />Richmond (Virginia)<br />Wharton (Pennsylvania)<br />Wisconsin-Madison<br />Canada<br />British Columbia (Vancouver)<br />McGill (Montreal)<br />York (Toronto)<br />Europe<br />Bocconi (Milan)<br />Budapest<br />Copenhagen<br />Gothenburg<br />Rennes<br />Rotterdam<br />Rouen<br />Elsewhere<br />Hong Kong UST<br />Fudan<br />Guanghua<br />Monash<br />Sydney<br />+ others to come …<br />
    38. 38. We will prepare you to compete on a global scale<br />Year 1<br />2:1<br />Year 2, Term 2<br />A A A A A+<br />
    39. 39. WBS education focuses on building solid knowledge & practical skills<br />Presentations<br />Written assignments<br />Examinations<br />
    40. 40. Warwick campus ranked best in the United Kingdom<br />
    41. 41. Social & recreational facilities<br />Restaurants<br />Cafés<br />Arts Centre<br />Chemist<br />Lounges & bars<br />Hairdresser<br />Banks<br />Outdoor areas<br />
    42. 42. Sports facilities<br />Sports halls<br />Sports centre<br />Physiotherapy<br />Aerobics studio<br />Sports pavilion<br />Fitness suite<br />Rock climbing<br />
    43. 43. Academic facilities<br />Learning Grid<br />Library<br />Computer Labs<br />Group study rooms<br />
    44. 44. Accommodation<br />
    45. 45. Support & advice<br />Advice & Welfare Services<br />Health Centre<br />University Senior Tutor<br />Resident Tutor<br />Counselling Service<br />Religious & faith support<br />International Office<br />Undergraduate Office<br />Academic staff<br />Personal Tutor<br />
    46. 46. Warwick has excellent transport to nearby towns and cities<br />1.5 hours<br />University of Warwick<br />35 minutes<br />London<br />10 mins<br />25 minutes<br />Leamington Spa<br />Coventry<br />Birmingham<br />
    47. 47. WBS has provided global employment prospects<br />
    48. 48. Why choose WBS?<br />‘Our education is a combination of astrong foundation and cutting-edge knowledge from the latest research.’<br />‘We are truly international and learn about business in every corner of the globe.’<br />‘Warwick Business School has a strong brand name and is known by employers globally.’<br />‘Warwick ensures that your university life will be rewarding and a lot of fun!’<br />Students of the graduating class 2011<br />
    49. 49. Graduate perspective onWarwick Business School<br />Matt Stocker<br />BSc Management Graduate<br />Matt Stocker Ltd -<br />
    50. 50. Parents & family members,<br />Stay up to date on what is happening at Warwick whilst your son or daughter is studying here.<br /><br />Email updates begin in December.<br />
    51. 51. Keeping in touch<br /><ul><li>Personalised Warwick portal: </li></ul><br /><ul><li>Any Questions? Ask Warwick!</li></ul><br /><ul><li>Join us on Facebook:</li></ul><br /><ul><li>Follow us on Twitter:</li></ul><br />
    52. 52. Undergraduate Open Day<br />2 March 2011<br />