Entrepreneurial UC students tackle IT business challenge
27 June 2017 Health and safety management software and an online innovation portal are two of the ideas developed in five days by University of Canterbury students to make life easier for small to medium-sized businesses. (read article)
Hear Althea talk about the Entre entrepreneurship scheme and how it provides UC students the opportunity to get practical experience in business while they study.
Announcements and Events
MGMT228 Study Tour receives PMSA award
We are pleased to announce that UC will receive an award from the 2017 Prime Minister's Scholarships for Asia (PMSA) fund, for our end-of-year MGMT228 Chinese Business Practices and Culture study tour. The award will help cover travel expenses for students. Applications for the 2017 study tour close 12noon, Tuesday 18 July 2017 (check out the course and read the Beehive press release)
UC Connect: Marketing Mental Wellbeing in New Zealand
New Zealand is often seen as one of the happiest countries on Earth, but we are also seen as a country that suffers deeply from poor mental health. In this UC Connect/Hight Memorial Lecture, Associate Professor of Marketing Dr Ekant Veer discusses why it is so difficult to promote positive mental health in New Zealand. When: Wednesday 26 July, 7pm-8pm, Where: C1 Lecture Theatre (read more and register via Eventbrite)
UC Marketing and Tourism research ranks top in New Zealand
The Tertiary Education Commission Performance Based Research Fund (PBRF) assessment continues to recognise the work of our leading researchers. UC is ranked first in marketing and tourism, and second in accounting, finance, management, human resources and industrial relations (read more)
Interactive BCom major degree plans:
- Human Resource Management
- International Business
- Operations and Supply Chain Management
- Strategy and Entrepreneurship.