Call for papers for the 12th International Colloquium on Nonprofit, Arts, Heritage, and Social Marketing
Colloquium theme: "Engagement in arts, heritage and social marketing".
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Cheng Siwei, leading Chinese academic, awarded honorary professorship
Cheng Siwei, Dean of the School of Management at the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences was appointed Honorary Professor to Durham University Business School on Tuesday 28 May.
Durham University Business School hosts presentation on state of M&A activity
Robert Gillespie, Director General of The Takeover Panel and Chair of Durham University Council, delivered a presentation on Wednesday (29 May) on the topic of takeovers and mergers in the changing international business landscape.
Durham University Business School awarded maximum AMBA re-accreditation
The Association of MBAs (AMBA) has re-accredited Durham University Business School’s (Durham) MBA programmes for the next five years, the maximum period that can be awarded.
The confirmation follows a robust review in which the Durham MBA programme’s standards in teaching, curriculum and student interaction were evaluated against the highest international benchmarks. The School has successfully retained this mark of achievement since 1983, the first year accreditation was offered.
Big business could learn survival lessons from family businesses according to new report
Family businesses are less likely to fail than big business because they are usually made up of a well functioning and diverse board of directors who are able to advise effectively, according to a report published today by researchers from Imperial College Business School, Leeds University Business School and Durham University Business School.
Durham University Business School awards latest FD Ellis MBA Scholarship
The recipient of the Business School's' annual FD Ellis MBA Scholarship has been selected, it is Carolina Jimenez Castro.
Student success with IBM internship programme
Congratulations to Jessica Evans, a Durham Univeristy Business School 2nd year Business and Management student from John Snow College, Queen's Campus, who has successfully secured a place on the IBM Extreme Blue internship programme.
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The secrets of global business success
TONI&GUY founder and CEO Toni Mascolo speaks at Durham University Business School on the secrets of his global business success
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More than a game: exploring new digital frontiers
A groundbreaking new initiative led by the University of York, Durham University Business School and Cass Business School, part of City University London, aims to unlock the potential for scientific and social benefits in digital games.
(6 May 2013) » More about More than a game: exploring new digital frontiers
Durham University Business School announces three new senior appointments
The Business School strengthens its international faculty with three new senior appointments: Professors Robert Lord, Tooraj Jamasb and Kiran Fernandes.
Durham Speaker Series - latest event news
Durham Speaker Series - The fifth event in the 2012-13 Durham Speaker Series took place last week where Graham Oldroyd from Bridgepoint spoke on Private Equity and how to build company value in recessionary times.
(29 Apr 2013) » More about Durham Speaker Series - latest event news
The Dragons' Decision
Durham University Business School has selected the successful team in its Dragons' Den Competition 2013.
Six teams fought their way through to the DUBS final which took place last night (Wednesday 24th April) at the University's Calman Learning Centre. Each team made a 6-minute pitch to a panel of 'Dragons' comprising three business professionals: Tony Coyle, MD of The Virtual Centre, Annabel Cornish, MD of The Zebra Group, and Suzanne Auty, Enterprise Coordinator at Durham University's Careers, Employability and Enterprise Centre.
(26 Apr 2013) » More about The Dragons' Decision
UK GDP figures - DUBS academic comments
Professor Richard Harris (Durham University Business School ) comments on today's annoucement that the UK's GDP has risen by 0.3%. (25 April 2013).
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British Embassy Athens hosts Business School D8 event
The latest in Durham University Business School's D8 series of events took place last Friday (12 April) in the stunning venue of the British Embassy, Athens.
(19 Apr 2013) » More about British Embassy Athens hosts Business School D8 event
Durham academic presenting at the NAFSA 2013 Annual Conference
Dr Amir Michael and Ms Daniela Slanickova from Durham University Business School will take part in this year's NAFSA (The Association of International Educators) 2013 Annual Conference which takes place between 26-31 May in St Louis, Missouri, USA.
The NAFSA Annual Conference brings together more than 8,000 professionals in the field of international education for training workshops, educational sessions, networking opportunities, and special events.
This year Durham University Business School's Dr Michael will be presenting on a collaborative project undertaken by Durham and the Universities of Melbourne and Victoria on the topic of social responsibility through partnerships.
There is more information on the conference available online on the NAFSA website
(18 Apr 2013)
Enhanced, Extended, Environmental
Work is progressing well on the School’s ambitious programme of expansion and refurbishment. Part of Durham University’s long-term development strategy, this major investment will provide contemporary and inspiring state-of-the-art facilities.
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New Experimental Laboratory facilities open for business
Staff and students at Durham University Business School are now able to put to use new Experimental Laboratory facilies located in the Wolfson Building, Queen's Campus, Stockton.
The Durham Global MBA - online
Interested in MBA study but classroom-based instruction is not an option? The Durham MBA can now be studied entirely online via our state-of-the-art virtual learning environment, visit The Global MBA to learn more.
(12 Apr 2013)
China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge Launched
Kiran Fernandes, Professor of Operations Management at Durham University Business School, presents on the importance of ‘Knowledge Transfer between Universities and Industry’ at the launch today (10 April 2013) of the China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge Competition.
(10 Apr 2013) » More about China-UK Entrepreneurship Challenge Launched
DUBS Dean, Professor Rob Dixon, appointed to AMBA board
Professor Rob Dixon, Dean of Durham University Business School, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of the UK Association of MBAs (AMBA).
DUBS included in Financial Times Online MBA Lisiting 2013
Durham University Business School once again features in the Financial Times Online MBA Listing. Both the School's Global MBA and Global MBA (Finance) are included in the 2013 listing which is compiled annually by the Financial Times and was published today (11 March 2013)
Durham joins forces with RAF to offer MBAs to senior officers
In one of the first educational programmes of its kind, Durham University Business School has joined forces with the Royal Air Force (RAF) to provide senior officers direct access the school’s Global MBA programme.
IBM’s UK VP of Marketing speaks at Durham Speaker Series event
Last week saw Caroline Taylor, IBM’s UK VP of Marketing, deliver a talk on responsible business, as part of Durham University Business School Speaker Series.
Durham University Business School offers part-fee scholarships to outstanding Indian candidates
Durham University Business School is pleased to announce it is offering two part-fee scholarship awards to candidates from India applying for selected postgraduate programmes beginning September 2013.
Full fee MBA Scholarship on offer at Durham University Business School
Durham University Business School, one of the UK’s top providers of business education, is once again offering a chance to win a full-fee scholarship for its full-time MBA programme.
TONI&GUY founder and CEO Toni Mascolo appointed Honorary Professor at Durham University Business School
Cavaliere Ufficiale G T Mascolo OBE, founder of the international hairdressing chain TONI&GUY, has been appointed as an Honorary Professor at Durham University Business School.
New Executive MA programmes on offer
Durham University Business School is launching four new Executive Masters programmes: Executive MAs in Management, Marketing, HRM, and Entrepreneurship.
(23 Jan 2013) » More about New Executive MA programmes on offer
Executive MBA Scholarship - winner announced
A full-fee scholarship for Durham University Business School’s world renowned Executive MBA has been awarded to Jon Kilmartin.
The recipient of the Scholarship was selected via committee following a competitive application process.
(14 Jan 2013) » More about Executive MBA Scholarship - winner announced
Durham Business School re-named
Durham Business School is to be re-branded as Durham University Business School to better align it with its parent organisation Durham University - one of the world’s leading research and teaching universities.
(30 Oct 2012) » More about Durham Business School re-named