Essential criteria

All mentors receive full training and guidance from staff at Westminster Business School.

To join our mentoring programme, you will need to:

  • have a Bachelor’s degree in any subject or 5–7 years of industry experience 
  • demonstrate relevant knowledge of your industry sector and a genuine passion for what you do 
  • have at least 3 years of management experience or a Master’s qualification 
  • be a good communicator with strong interpersonal and time management skills 
  • have an ability to advise and encourage students in a non-judgmental manner 
  • develop an understanding and sensitivity of the issues international students face   
  • be a reflective practitioner who continually strives to develop professionally 
  • live or work in London or its surrounding areas (zones 1–6)