York is a global university, renowned for our life-changing research and academic excellence. We collaborate with academic institutions across the globe, through partnerships, networks and research. They offer our students and staff a range of opportunities to engage in an international experience from study exchanges to summer schools.
DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
As one of the largest economics departments in the UK they offer a great diversity of research expertise and research-led teaching. Their academic community of staff, students and visitors is both intellectually vibrant and international in perspective.
They aim to challenge and to excite our students about Economics – a core social science discipline that demands intellectual rigour, but in return offers important practical insights into the real world around us – so preparing the next generation of Economics graduates for achievement across a broad range of careers. In addition to developing key general skills of critical analysis and evaluation, their degree programmes offer a solid grounding in economic theory and quantitative methods, emphasising the value and interpretation of empirical evidence and historical context.
PhD students from York have gained jobs in excellent academic institutions, including Carlos III Madrid, Imperial College London, London School of Economics, McMaster University, Queen Mary London, University of Alberta, University of Barcelona, University of Bologna, University of Exeter, University of Lausanne, University of Leeds, University of Melbourne, University of Nottingham, University of Rome, University of Turin, Warwick University, Zhejiang University of Technology as well as institutions including World Bank, IMF, HM Treasury, European Central Bank, Bank of England, European Commission, Bank of Italy, Central Bank of Turkey.
Bournemouth University (BU) organised a unique education form, “The Global Festival of Learning-India 2017 “, which focused on the ‘celebration of learning’. The festival featured several interesting panels, public workshops and lectures on topics ranging from animation, conflict reporting, social care and empowerment of women at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi 20th April 2017.
‘The Global Talent Young India Award’, a unique competition was launched by Bournemouth University as part of their Global Festival of Learning. Top 12 students from Delhi schools were handed over certificate of merit by Dr. Sonal Minocha, Pro Vice Chancellor of Bournemouth University.
Anushka Arya awardee, Certificates of Merit, ‘The Global Talent Young India Award’ said, “I have participated to get the exposure about the Bournemouth University and for this my teacher has recommended me, which would be beneficial for my college admission”.
Mr. Peter Truckel, Bournemouth University, one of the speakers at the festival.
In our capacity as their official representatives in India, Prem N. Kapur Associates was the coordinator of the Festival of Learning for Bournemouth University in India.
The Department of Psychology at University of Bath is world-renowned for its excellence in both teaching and research. They have over 40 academic staff, over 100 postgraduates, and 500 undergraduates. One of its key strengths is the expertise in a broad spectrum of topics in psychology, with people who work together across the traditional boundaries.
The University offers the following undergraduate and postgraduate courses:
BSc (Hons) Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology (with placement year)
MSc Health Psychology
MRes Sustainable Futures
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology Psychology
MPhil and PhD Research
They have a distinctive research profile and a long-standing record of cutting-edge, theoretically-informed research in applied aspects of psychology.
Research themes are:
Behaviour Change and Mental Health Interventions
BioSocial, Cognitive-Affective Psychology
Digital Behaviour and Change
Identities in Social and Digital Contexts
Department of Psychology 2nd in all University League Tables The Department of Psychology has come 2nd in the Guardian University Guide 2017 and also 2nd in the Complete University Guide 2017. The Department is now 2nd in all the University League Tables. The department scored particularly high on student satisfaction and employability.
Michelle Tsang BSc (Hons) Psychology
Placement at Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, United States.
Tamsyn Hawken MSc Health Psychology
“I enjoyed the encouragement given during teaching and the confidence instilled in us – we were given everything we needed to reach our potential and the staff helped us to strive for our best whilst maintaining balance.”
The University of Bath School of Management in Bath, England, is the international business school of University of Bath. It was established in 1966 and is actually considered as one of the most prestigious and highly selective schools in both the UK and the world. It offers a range of programmes including undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD, as well as executive education for individuals and organisations. The Guardian University Guide 2017, they are ranked 3rd in the UK for Business, Management and Marketing and ranked 5th for Accounting and Finance.
The Bath MBA prides itself on being an ‘experiential’ programme. University of Bath offer students opportunities to apply their learning to real life situations throughout the programme. Students do five projects during their MBA; up to three of these are consultancy projects for organisations. Internships also give employers the chance to ‘road test’ an MBA graduate and see if they are a good fit for their company.
A career in consultancy continues to be among the top choices for MBA students. Students commented that there was ‘a great vibe and productive format for meeting potential project leads’ and that the best part was ‘face to face chat with local and international businesses’.
Prem N Kapur Associates are the official representative of Bath University.