Gus news and highlights

GUS NEWS AND HIGHLIGHTS

GUS Hosts Fresher’s Party in London, Launches Student Offers Programme

GUS Hosts Fresher’s Party in London, Launches Student Offers Programme

London, 13 November 2015 – As part of the re-launch of the student benefits programme My Student Offers, dozens of students from several Global University Systems (GUS) institutions, including London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), got together for the 2015 Fresher’s Party.

 

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Global University Systems and London School of Business and Finance welcome recommendations of independent Strategic Options Review report

Global University Systems and London School of Business and Finance welcome recommendations of independent Strategic Options Review report

 The boards of Global University Systems (‘GUS’) and London School of Business and Finance in the UK (‘LSBF UK’) today welcomed the recommendations set out by an independent ‘Strategic Options Review’ panel.

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GUS Brands Nominated for Education Investor Awards 2015

GUS Brands Nominated for Education Investor Awards 2015

Global University Systems (GUS) is proud to announce that it has been nominated for Education Business of the Year in the upcoming Education Investor Awards 2015. In a demonstration of the group’s position in the education sector, GUS brand London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) was also nominated in the same category. The awards are held annually by Education Investor Magazine and have become a key event for recognising innovation in the education sector.

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Global University Systems partners with Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe

Global University Systems partners with Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe

The Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe (COBCOE) and the international education group Global University Systems (GUS) today announced a new strategic education partnership. The agreement will pave the way for the development and delivery of turnkey solutions that can meet the educational requirements of members, clients, students and other stakeholders of both organisations.

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University of Law acquired by leading Education and Training Group

University of Law acquired by leading Education and Training Group

The University of Law (“The University” or “ULaw”) today announces that it has been acquired by Global University Systems BV (“GUS”), a leading education and training provider with global interests and ambitions.

 Following the sale ULaw will continue to operate as a distinct academic institution, retaining the strong governance structures which have helped establish its reputation for academic excellence. John Latham will continue to lead the University as President  & CEO together with the rest of the executive team.

 Immediately post completion, GUS will initiate a Strategic Options Review of all its UK regulated businesses, assisted by external expert advisors. 

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University Canada West Joins Global University Systems

University Canada West Joins Global University Systems

Global University Systems B.V. (GUS), the international higher education group, is pleased to announce that Vancouver-based University Canada West (UCW) has joined its global alliance of education institutions. 

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GUS joins Africa House London initiative to boost bilateral trade and investment

GUS joins Africa House London initiative to boost bilateral trade and investment

As Africa continues to modernise its economy and develop its infrastructure, international businesses and organisations are keen to make the most of the continent’s rich investment opportunities. With recent findings showing that the continent holds seven out of ten of the world’s fastest developing economies, its numerous nations are in a period of rapid economic growth, enhanced with stores of natural resources and an ever-growing workforce population.

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InterActive nominated in prestigious Education Investor Awards 2014

InterActive nominated in prestigious Education Investor Awards 2014

InterActive is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in the prestigious Education Investor Awards 2014. In the highly competitive ‘Technological Infrastructure – Education Suppliers’ category, InterActive was chosen by a panel of judges as one of their preferred entries to make it to the final round.

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LSBF Triumphs with 2 Global Business Excellence Awards

LSBF Triumphs with 2 Global Business Excellence Awards

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is delighted to announce it is the winner of two Global Business Excellence Awards 2014. While LSBF won the prestigious accolade in the ‘Outstanding Educational Service’ category for its contribution to the higher education sector in the UK and internationally, Aaron Etingen, the school’s Founder and Executive Chairman, won the ‘Outstanding Executive’ award for his leadership and visionary approach to the delivery of high quality education.

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GISMA Business School and Maastricht School of Management launch dual MBA

GISMA Business School and Maastricht School of Management launch dual MBA

GISMA Business School and the Dutch institution Maastricht School of Management today launched a dual international MBA. The programme will be delivered at GISMA’s Hannover campus, and will allow students to achieve a dual degree at the same time as they have access to career opportunities in the prosperous economy of the Lower Saxony region. The new alliance comes five months after GISMA’s acquisition by the international education group Global University Systems, which is paving the way for the school to strengthen operations at both local and international levels.

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LSBF in Singapore Awarded with ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status

LSBF in Singapore Awarded with ACCA Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status

Building on its successful story of academic excellence, LSBF in Singapore has been awarded with the Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) for its 2014 tuition. The award is the highest status granted to training providers by the ACCA and comes only two years after the inauguration of LSBF’s institute in Singapore.

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InterActive gains accreditation as an AAT training provider

InterActive gains accreditation as an AAT training provider

We are excited to announce that InterActive is now offering the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) course at levels 2 and 3, further expanding our range of internationally recognised and industry focused online qualifications.

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LSBF working with UKTI to strengthen career development opportunities

LSBF working with UKTI to strengthen career development opportunities

London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) is proud to announce that it will be working with UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) London. The collaboration will enable LSBF’s EU students to take part in UKTI’s Postgraduates for International Business (P4IB) programme, an initiative that offers work placements at a wide range of organisations based in the capital.

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Former UK Prime Minister Sir John Major Speaks to LSBF

Former UK Prime Minister Sir John Major Speaks to LSBF

Education is the way out of poverty and the key to social mobility – that’s the underlying message of a new, exclusive interview carried out by LSBF with former British Prime Minister Rt Hon Sir John Major KG, CH. Part of the Great Minds series of videos, the interview was led by former Education and Home Secretary Rt Hon David Blunkett MP, who is also a visiting lecturer at LSBF.

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St Patrick's launches Leadership Academy

St Patrick's launches Leadership Academy

St Patrick’s International College officially launched its new Leadership Academy on 12 March. On that day Mark T Jones, distinguished orator, leadership trainer, international strategist, consultant, Board member of various leading national and international organisations, and author of several books and numerous articles, delivered a guest lecture on Leadership at the School of Business Management. Students enjoyed his remarkable dynamic and positive thought provoking motivational master class.

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Mod'Art International in Paris becomes an LCCA partner

Mod'Art International in Paris becomes an LCCA partner

This new partnership will allow LCCA to launch new BA and MBA programmes covering subjects such as Fashion and Luxury Management, Fashion Design, Graphic Design and Luxury Tourism and Hotel Management.

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