Posted 5 September 2007
Are you interested in finding out more about studying a business related qualification? If so look no further than Harper Adams University College, Shropshire, and get a head start by attending an informal open evening on Tuesday 18th September, 7pm to 9pm, in the ASPIRE Centre , the University College’s new learning centre for excellence. Refreshments are served from 7pm.
Students, families, careers advisers and teachers are all invited to come and talk to current students and specialist staff about study options, particularly focusing on business related degree and foundation degree courses available.
Business studies is a very popular subject at Harper Adams as it combines good academic training with excellent career prospects. All business programmes include a year in industry which enables students to put the knowledge gained in the classroom into practice and learn from some of the best in business.
Pam Whitehouse, Senior Tutor in Business, Management and Marketing says “It is a great opportunity to come along and chat to current students and staff who can give first hand information about the wide range of business courses and gain practical advice on issues including course content, the application process, scholarships, finance and employment opportunities. It’s equally important to find the right place, where you feel at home and are able to study and work most effectively so we encourage you to find out more about accommodation and facilities as well as the social aspects of the University College.”
Who better to give endorsement than a past student:
Holly Smith graduated in 2005 after completing BSc (Hons) in Business Management and Marketing. She now works for Dairy Crest Ltd and is the National Account Executive for M&S and states “My degree at Harper Adams prepared me well for the ‘big wide world’, together with the wide variety of modules and the year in industry, it allowed me to have the best possible start to my career.”
FIVE REASONS TO STUDY BUSINESS STUDIES AT HARPER ADAMS:
* Outstanding employment opportunities. * The opportunity to work in industry as part of your course.
* An extensive scholarship scheme. * The student experience. * The excellent facilities.
There is also another chance to find out more about Harper Adams. A full campus Open Day is being held on Sunday 14th October.