Welcome Week at the Business School is packed full of activities that will help you get to know the city of Edinburgh and your classmates better. Here are my favourite bits!
This year, the first ever practitioner-orientated conference was organised for the Masters in Banking and Risk programme at the school, and I was extremely fortunate to be part of it.
Want to get close to senior practitioners from careers and industries you are interested in? Then don’t miss career lounges at the School. Ask questions, make connections, get tips on applying to their organisations, learn about the latest trends they’re embracing – some students have even secured dissertation projects from these sessions. Here’s what I learnt about peer-to-peer lending.
London! It is not only the UK capital but also a key financial hub in the European region. Therefore, we were very excited when Dr. Fernando, our Program Director, announced plans for a trip to visit financial institutions and meet senior practitioners there.