Westminster Entrepreneurial Society nominated at top business summit
22 April 2016
WES has been shortlisted in the celebration of enterprise societies, and face fierce competition from King’s College, London Southbank University, Loughborough College, Oxford University, University College London, University of Durham, University of Manchester, University of Southampton, Warwick University and Westminster Kingsway College.
At the summit, the leaders of the societies will pitch their societies to a panel of judges. The winners will be announced on 22 April, with the opportunity to win £3,000 and £1,000 prizes.
The summit is designed to bring together societies so that they can share knowledge and experience, network, and so that the societies can gain recognition.
Speaking about the awards, the CEO of NACUE Johnny Luk said: “We’re thrilled that the University of Westminster have been shortlisted for our society awards. We’re celebrating the most enterprising student societies in the country and students from WES have pioneered some really impressive growth this year.
“They have bought inspirational speakers to campus, connected students from a huge variety of subject backgrounds and supported the development of entrepreneurial start-ups. We’re continually blown away by the achievements of our network and WES are very deserving finalists.”
About Westminster Business School:
Westminster Business School, University of Westminster, is one of London’s leading centres for professional business education. The School offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programmes, including the AMBA accredited MBA.
All of our degrees are professionally focused and prepare students for working in their chosen careers. Alongside our quality courses, students have opportunities to enhance their practical experience through internships, professional placements and study abroad. Our central London location provides strong links with the business and government communities enabling us to bring practitioners and experts into the classroom on a regular basis.
We have a diverse student population which reflects London’s demographic variety and every year we welcome hundreds of students from Asia, Australia, continental Europe and the United States. We also have visiting scholars and researchers from all over the world. Although we are a school with a strongly international outlook, we also offer a range of part-time qualifications for working professionals.