School Engagement Programme

Our activities give you an opportunity to learn about Plymouth Business School, university studies and student life in general. You will have the chance to work alongside our business students, to share ideas, network and make connections. In addition, the programme is designed to support interest in business studies and enhance the school business curriculum. 

Find out what we have to offer below:

a. Visit us – Business Focus Day

Business Focus Days give you an opportunity to visit our university and learn about higher education. These days aim to raise pupils’ aspirations for further business related studies and find out about extra-curricular activities and student life in general. These days consist of lectures, various interactive workshops, Q&A sessions with our student ambassadors and a Campus Tour. Business Focus Days are open to any year and available to book by individual arrangement. Lunch and refreshments are included and parking is free.

b. We visit you – a range of options

Workshops, Entrepreneurial Talk, Enterprise Day and talks about our business degree programmes can be also delivered at your school. We are also happy to provide a presence at your career fair. Please do let us know if you would like us to visit.

c. Conferences

Sixth Form Business Conference (Business Taster Day)
Women in Business Conference

d. Competitions

Our competitions will give you the opportunity to work alongside our student ambassadors and improve your presentation, communication and team-building skills. You will enhance your knowledge of contemporary business practice and gain confidence in public speaking. Entrants will compete for exciting prizes and runners up are awarded certificates.

Some of the competitions we offer:

  • Business Presentation Competition
  • Essay Writing Competition

 Links to testimonials and stories from previous competitions:

e. Workshops

Through the various workshops you will be able to develop your entrepreneurial talent, apply your business knowledge, gain confidence and enhance team working skills.

  • Enterprise Creation workshop
  • Sim Venture
  • Media and Technology workshop
  • Professional Presentation workshop
  • Entrepreneurial Talks

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