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  • 1. Welcome Dr. Russell Gerrard Associate Dean Undergraduate Programme www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 2. City University London - leading global university committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions 90% of students are satisfied with the quality of their education (2013 National Student Survey) www.cass.city.ac.uk Top 10 in the UK for international students (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide League Table 2014) Top 5% of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013/14) 15 Research in 15 areas of a quality comparable with the best in the world (2008 Research Assessment Exercise) Top 10 in the UK for graduate salaries (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide League Table 2014; Lloyds Bank University Quality of Student Life Survey 2013)
  • 3. Cass Business School delivers innovative, relevant and forward-looking business education, consultancy and research www.cass.city.ac.uk 28,000 average starting salary for graduates from undergraduate degrees 86% of our undergraduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduating 40 years+ At the forefront of business education Courses: Undergraduate Masters MBA PhD/Executive PhD Executive Education 6 undergraduate degrees in four areas: Accounting & Finance; Actuarial Science; Banking, Finance & Investment; and Business & Management 36,000+ alumni in 162 countries including 18,000 undergraduate alumni
  • 4. Why choose Cass? Commitment to educating the next generation of business leaders Courses are designed in collaboration with leading employers to reflect the changing business environment Learn from academics who are world-leading experts in their fields Access to high-profile business speakers at our events Opportunity to road test your future career with a professional placement Gain a global perspective with the option to study abroad at one of over 30 prestigious partner institutions London is your campus! www.cass.city.ac.uk 94% student satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2015) Awarded triple accreditation by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS
  • 5. UG student profile 2,000 students 100+ nationalities 26% UK students 23% EU students France, Germany, Sweden 51% Overseas students China, Malaysia, Pakistan, Russia and Vietnam 61/39 male/female www.cass.city.ac.uk UK 26% EU 23% OS 51%
  • 6. Cass UG course structure www.cass.city.ac.uk Year 2 Study Abroad Replacement Year Option 12 month Professional work placement Option Year 3 (Year 4 with placement Option) Year 1 Study Abroad Sandwich year Option
  • 7. Study abroad Canada USA www.cass.city.ac.uk Singapore Hong Kong Norway The Netherlands Italy Austria Germany France Spain South Korea Sweden Belgium Australia Argentina
  • 8. Professional placement Finance, Financial Analyst Monetary/Finance Analysis Research Assistant www.cass.city.ac.uk Finance Analyst Sales & Trading Industrial Placement Analyst Consulting Communication Industrial Trainee Account Management Placement Analyst Actuarial, Actuarial Intern Finance Intern Client Relationship Intern Risk Management Intern Marketing Marketing consultant Finance Product Control
  • 9. www.cass.city.ac.uk 1km Our City location Cinemas Theatres Museums / galleries Sports centres Nightclubs Libraries Kings Cross Old Street Angel St Pauls Farringdon Moorgate Barbican Tube / rail stations
  • 10. Student facilities Our state-of-the-art facilities provide a unique environment for studying, socialising and building your professional network: All lectures and classes held at Northampton Square Student area in Drysdale And coming soon: Refurbished CitySport New Students Union caf/bar www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 11. Scholarships The Lord Mayor of Londons Scholarship for Academic Excellence UK/EU students; 2000, based on academic performance (3 year, renewable on performance). The Cass Business School International Student Scholarship International students; 2000, based on academic performance (3 year, renewable on performance). Visit the Cass website for full details and eligibility criteria www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 12. Careers in the City and beyond www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 13. www.cass.city.ac.uk What should I do to get the most from the Open Day?
  • 14. Attend a course talk Course Course Director Room and Time Accounting and Finance Dr Danielle Lyssimachou Birley 11.00am / www.cass.city.ac.uk 12.30pm Actuarial Science David Smith Geary 11.30am / 1.30pm Banking and International Finance and Investment and Financial Risk Management Dr Maria Carapeto and Dr Sotiris Staikouras Geary 11.00am / 12.30pm Business Studies and Management Dr Panos Pouliasis and Dr Martin Rich Oakden 11.30am / 1pm
  • 15. Visit the Cass information stand Located in the Drysdale building Academic staff Admissions Study abroad Placements www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 16. See your guide for more Talks Campus tours Student life and support Admissions Accommodation Finance Library Student Union www.cass.city.ac.uk
  • 17. www.cass.city.ac.uk Thank you and enjoy your day! cassug@city.ac.uk