Gilles has been offered admission to 100% of the universities to which he applied in the United Kingdom. This week’s College News will feature two of these, with more to come in future issues.
University of Middlesex, UK
The University of Middlesex has invited Gilles to study for the Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Business Management. Middlesex University, located in north London, has climbed to 79th in the latest Times Higher Education ‘Young University Rankings’ of institutions 50 years old and less: the highest position of any university in the UK.
Business degrees are in high demand in our global world. With this course, students develop a range of transferable skills which are essential in business settings. These include communication, information technology, critical thinking, and teamwork. These skills are gained alongside a deep theoretical foundation and cover marketing, human resource management, global strategy, intercultural ethics, and additional areas of business. Expert tutors, with years of business experience, prepare students for an exciting career in the global marketplace. During their studies, students have an opportunity to engage in a year of study abroad, linked with partner universities in Europe and the USA. This deepens students’ understanding of what international business is and helps them to apply their skills and knowledge in an international setting. www.mdx.ac.uk
The University of Westminster, UK
Gille’s second acceptance is to attend The University of Westminster is to study for the Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Business Management.
Westminster’s Business Management degree allows students to build the degree of their choice by studying for a general business award or specialising in one of seven business areas: accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, legal regulation, or marketing. During the course, students gain a broad range of business knowledge and skills which enables them to pursue a career in the private or public sectors. They also develop the appropriate skills and the confidence to develop their own business. In each year of study, students take a combination of core and option modules, with increased flexibility as they move through the degree. Each year, they also have the opportunity to study a foreign language.
The University of Westminster started out 180 years ago as the first polytechnic in London and one of the first in the UK, established to educate the working people of London. Today it continues to build on this reputation, helping students from a variety of backgrounds to realise their full potential. www.westminster.ac.uk
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