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Edinburgh's booming tech scene

Edinburgh's booming tech scene

IT'S easy to forget that Scotland's capital city Edinburgh is far more than you'll see in holiday snaps, postcards and glossy tourist brochures. Yes, the city is beautiful is described by UNESCO as an "outstanding...

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Is fintech a threat to accountancy and finance graduates?

Is fintech a threat to accountancy and finance graduates?

FINTECH is due to change careers in business and finance forever. The idea that that financial services can be provided using modern software and technology at a much lower cost than traditional financial services has captured...

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Gender parity could be the key to India's future

Gender parity could be the key to India's future

FOLLOWING the release of Forbes Asia's Forbes Asia's 50 Power Businesswomen list in April 2016, Forbes journalist Aveek Datta commented that the inclusion of eight Indian women in the list should be seen as...

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What is actuarial science?

What is actuarial science?

YOU'RE probably not the only one scratching your head in response to this question. That’s why in this article, we attempt to explain all you need to know behind actuarial science, the intelligent application...

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Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

OXFORD graciously clings to the top spot for 2018’s Times Higher Education World University rankings and Cambridge takes a comfortable second position.For the first time in the history of the league table, two British...

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6 Stellar Students: What Would Your Favourite Star Wars Characters Study?

6 Stellar Students: What Would Your Favourite Star Wars Characters Study?

THE first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi launched a few weeks ago and people are already getting giddy and excited at the thought of a new addition to the franchise. For this reason, December couldn’t...

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10 Reasons to Enter the World of Quantative Finance with emlyon business school

10 Reasons to Enter the World of Quantative Finance with emlyon business school

If you’re looking to enter the international world of finance, you’re probably aware that you’re facing an increasingly risky profession. Whilst a job in ‘finance’ often brings to mind Wolf...

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What Are Degree Apprenticeships? A New Form of Higher Education

What Are Degree Apprenticeships? A New Form of Higher Education

THE traditional route of higher education is not for everybody. This is not a criticism on people’s intellectual abilities or their ambition, but rather on the fact that for a very long time, academia has been very...

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Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

AS Bob Dylan once sang, "the times they are a-changing" and technology is changing faster than ever before. It was recently discovered that robots can be as smart as the academics that programme them: “simulated...

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8 Other Jobs You Can Do With an Economics Degree

8 Other Jobs You Can Do With an Economics Degree

ALL too often, students get it into their heads that they have to do something that directly relates to their degree, or the whole studying process has been a waste of time. That’s not true, and students shouldn’t...

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Why Studying Financial Risk Management is a Safe Bet

Why Studying Financial Risk Management is a Safe Bet

ALL successful organisations take risks in order to survive and grow and now, more than ever, they need competent people to manage those risks. Major regulatory reforms being introduced in the wake of the recent global...

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