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Bangor University receives two Athena SWAN awards - first for Bangor Business School

Bangor University is delighted to announce that two recent Athena SWAN applications from the Bangor Business School and the School of Psychology have been successful. The Bangor Business School is the first School from the College of Arts, Humanities & Business to hold an award. The School of Psychology has held a Bronze award since 2016 and was successful in renewing this award. These awards recognise the University’s and Schools’ ongoing commitment to gender equality for staff and students.

Publication date: 10 October 2019

“Tell me your friends and I’ll tell you who you are”

A significant proportion of the world’s population still lacks access to credit. According to World Bank Findex Database, over 1/7 billion adults worldwide do not even have access to a basic bank account and often crucial services such as credit or insurance. This clearly impacts the level of investments in those countries and in general their economic growth. At a more micro-level, this means exclusion of potentially productive individuals from economic activities. 

Publication date: 26 September 2019

BIBF Alumnus of the Year 2019

The Dean of the College of Arts Humanities and Business, Andrew Edwards and the Head of Business School attended the Alumni Reception recently held at BIBF.

Publication date: 26 September 2019

Bangor University Bahrain Celebrates Graduation

Congratulations to 87 students who graduated at the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) recently.

Publication date: 25 September 2019

Bangor University is delighted to sign new agreements with Jamaican and Botswana Banking and Financial Institutes

Bangor Business School and the Chartered Banker MBA team were proud to Sponsor and Exhibit at WCBI 2019 London. This biannual conference with over 300 delegates provided the perfect opportunity for Bangor University to reconnect with strategically important global partners to include the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Bahamas Institute of Financial Services, IFS Malta, Jamaica Institute of Financial Services and Botswana Institute of Banking and Finance.

Publication date: 18 September 2019

The Bahamas Institute of Financial Services Partner Visit to Bangor University

Bangor Business School and the Chartered Banker MBA team were pleased to host a delegation from the Bahamas Institute of Financial Services during a recent visit to Bangor University. The delegation led by Executive Director Mrs Kim Bodie were welcomed to stay at The Management Centre where they attended a Partners Signing Ceremony and Dinner.

Publication date: 18 September 2019

From Ugandan street child to First Class student

Julius Muyombya's life changed when he met a Llandudno pupil who was on an African outreach project.

Publication date: 16 July 2019