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EU Business School visiting DC – Top European Business School

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Euruni 2015

https://www.euruni.edu/

 

Date: 19th February 2019

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: TBC

EU Business School is a multi-campus private business school with campuses in Geneva and Montreux, Barcelona and Munich.

A popular tourist destination, Barcelona is known as an affordable and lively cultural capital, FC Barcelona’s home turf and the birthplace of Antoni Gaudi, Salvador Dali and a thousand startups and entrepreneurs.

Geneva is a thriving financial hub and European headquarters of the United Nations, World Health Organization and Red Cross, while Montreux, also in Switzerland, is within close proximity to some of the world’s most popular skiing slopes and hosts a world-famous annual jazz festival.

Then there’s Munich, a booming, multicultural business hub described as “the capital of laptops and lederhosen”, and famed for the annual Oktoberfest.

  • International – Our student body is comprised of more than 100 nationalities, with 98% of students speaking two or more languages.

  • Small Class Sizes – Greater interaction between students and faculty guarantees heightened academic achievement.

  • All Classes Taught in English

  • Experiential Learning – The case study method and a pragmatic approach are two of our most effective tools.

  • Top tier of global and European rankings.

  • Building a Business Personality – We are committed to encouraging students to build the most valuable brand they can market: themselves.

 

Programs available – Undergraduate

Accounting & Finance

Bachelors Degrees

Business & Management Studies

Business Administration

University of Leeds (UK) visiting DC

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Date: 22nd January 2019

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

The University of Leeds is a redbrick member of the Russell Group, a network of UK universities with strong research credentials. It was founded in Leeds in the north of England in 1904. It has one of the largest campuses in the country, a rich community with many green spaces, concert halls, galleries and restaurants

  • Top 10 universities in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2019.
  • Staff have been awarded 25 National Teaching Fellowships – more than any other university
  • Top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019
  • Member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities
  • More than 27,000 undergraduates
  • Over 9,000 international students from more than 170 countries, including exchange students
  • Global network of alumni and are in regular contact with more than 250,000 alumni from over 180 different countries
  • 3rd in the UK in the 2018 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey
  • The Graduate Market in 2018, has ranked Leeds in the top 10 most targeted universities in the UK by graduate recruiters
  • Campus is a ten-minute walk from Leeds city centre

Meet with the university representative and learn about the application and admission process in UK.


https://www.leeds.ac.uk/

National University of Singapore (NUS) visiting DC

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Date: 22nd January 2019

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

Meet with the university representative and learn about the application and admission process.

NUS participates in global ranking exercises such as the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and is consistently ranked among the world’s top 30 universities and Asia’s top 2 universities. This is a strong affirmation of the outstanding work by the NUS faculty and staff in research and education.

 

www.nus.edu.sg/

Brunel University London (UK) visiting DC – Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy

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Date: 26th November 2018

Time: 13:30 -14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

Prof John Cossar (Physiotherapy) and Kee Hean Lim (Occupational Therapy) from Brunel University London will be visiting HongKong.

 

Occupational Therapy at Brunel, part of the College of Health and Life Sciences.  Also the home to the original “London School of Occupational Therapy”. Our Occupational Therapy programme is the largest in London and one of the most highly-regarded in the world.

 

When you study Physiotherapy at Brunel you will be joining the largest Physiotherapy programme in London. Our BSc programmes produce graduates eligible to apply for professional registration necessary for clinical practice. You will be taught by staff who are clinical specialists, providing excellent links with prestigious London hospitals, sourcing a broad range of student clinical experience across a variety of healthcare settings. As active researchers staff promote evidence-based practice, educating students to critically evaluate the effectiveness of their interventions.

Northumbria University – School of Design (UK) visiting DC

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https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/about-us/academic-departments/northumbria-school-of-design/

Date: 21st November 2018

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

Our School of Design covers Industrial, Fashion, Communication and Innovation Design. With alumni including Apple’s Sir Jonathan Ive, principal designer of the iPad, iPhone and iMac, our design community examines design in the context of use, beauty and social and cultural contexts.

  • Northumbria’s School of Design was named one of Europe’s top design schools by US Business Week magazine and has an international reputation for innovation and creativity.
  • Northumbria’s design programmes are delivered internationally, with partnerships including the BINUS-Northumbria School of Design in Indonesia and the Academy of Design in Sri Lanka
  • Northumbria boasts an illustrious design alumni list including Sir Jonathan Ive (Senior Vice-President, Apple), Rob Law MBE (Founder, Trunki), Nicola Morgan (Designer, Lanvin, Paris) and Tim Brown (Chief Executive, IDEO).
  • In 2015, our staff, students and graduates won over 70 national and international design and media awards, commendations and prizes.
  • Partners include household names such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Microsoft, Mars, Dunhill, Mulberry, Samsung, Unilever, Phillips, Nike and Intel – to name a few.
  • Northumbria was awarded £1.2m from the Arts and Humanities Research Council in 2013 and named a Centre for Doctoral Training in partnership with the University of Sunderland, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and the National Glass Centre supporting work across arts and design.
  • In 2013, Northumbria was selected as one of only five universities internationally that were invited to take part in the Orange International Student Design competition. Three prizes were awarded including the Design for All prize, which was awarded to Northumbria Fashion Communication student, Melissa Smith.
  • Our Art and Design subjects are ranked 17th in the Sunday Times University Guide 2016.

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International University Alliance (US) visiting DC

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International University Alliance

https://www.iua.org/

Date: 20th November 2018

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

The International University Alliance comprises an organization of prestigious U.S. universities sharing the belief that truly international campuses — those in which students, faculty and institutions of learning connect globally — will lead positive growth and change in the 21st century.

Come to this visit and you will be able to learn about 12 universities!


University list:

Adelphi University

American University

Auburn University

Florida International University

Louisana State University

University of Dayton

University of Central Florida

University of Cincinnati

University of Illinois at Chicago

The University of Kansas

University of South Carolina

University of Pacific

Swansea University (UK) visiting DC – Geography and Economic Sample Lectures

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https://www.swansea.ac.uk/

Date: 5th December 2018

Time: 12:35 – 14:20

Venue: Room 2304 – 2305

12:40 – 13:30 (Block 5 : Y13 DP Geography & Economics)

Topic: The challenges facing China in the global economy

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13:30 – 14:20 (Lunchtime: Open session Y11 – Y13 students)

Topic: Climate Meltdown? The role of ice in climate change 
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Swansea University is a research-led university that has been making a difference since 1920. The University community thrives on exploration and discovery, and offers the right balance of excellent teaching and research, matched by an enviable quality of life.

Studying at Swansea University you’ll become part of a world-class research institution with grand ambitions. You’ll receive an outstanding learning and teaching experience with a distinct emphasis on employability. But you’ll also fall in love with the city.

 

University of Loughborough (UK) visiting DC

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Date: 12 Nov 2018

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2019 and top 10 in all UK university league tables.

Loughborough University is based on a superb 440 acre single-site campus at the heart of the UK, with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research, strong links with industry, and an unrivalled reputation for sport. Over 17,000 students and staff from over 100 different countries help to create an exciting campus atmosphere and a strong sense of community. Here are just some of our major accolades:

  • University of the Year – Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018
  • 1st in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018
  • Top 7 in every national university league table, and top in the region.
  • A Five Stars Plus institution in the International QS Stars scheme 2017 – one of only 15 worldwide
  • Best sporting university in the world – QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
  • 95% in work or further study within 6 months of graduation – DLHE 2016 graduates (full-time UK first degree students available for work or study)

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University of Manchester (UK) visiting DC

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www.manchester.ac.uk

Date: 30th OCT 2018

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: Room 4207 (Ms Kelly’s Room)

 

Academic Lecture: The presentation will focus on “courses in our Faculty and the careers available. Our Faculty offers undergraduate courses in Biology, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Psychology, Optometry, Nursing, Audiology and Speech and Hearing.”

The University of Manchester is a Russell Group University. With almost 40,000 students, it boasts the largest student community in the UK.

With all its higher education institutions combined, the city of Manchester has the largest student population in Europe, which makes for a lively and welcoming atmosphere for its student body, that come from all over the world.

Teaching at the university is divided into four faculties, each housing individual schools. These are the faculties of Life Sciences, Humanities, Medical and Human Sciences, and Engineering and Physical Sciences.

Choose Manchester and you’ll put yourself ahead of the competition when the time comes to begin your career. With an award-winning careers service and courses built with your employability in mind, it’s no surprise that 94% of our graduates go straight into jobs or further study.

 

Block 6 14:20 – 15:15

Ms Kelly’s and Mr Tate’s Biology students will attend a lecture on ‘’How will we feed 9 billion people by 2050? Climate-smart rice?’’ by Professor Amanda Bamford from the University of Manchester. This talk explains how climate change will affect important crops around the world including rice. The talk will explain how plant scientists are coming up with solutions by developing rice varieties that can cope with extreme conditions.

University of St Andrews visiting DC

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https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/

Date: 26th October 2018

Time: 13:30 – 14:20

Venue: 4F SSC

The University of St Andrews was Scotland’s first university and only the third to be founded in the English-speaking world. It sits in the heart of the east coast town of the same name, in the Kingdom of Fife. Over 900 degree courses are now offered at the university, organised across four faculties: Arts, Divinity, Medicine, and Science. About a third of its 8,000 students come from Scotland while just under half are international, hailing from 120 different countries in total, and the university has some of the lowest drop-out rates in the country.