Scottish Universities Business Challenge – Applications Open

Date: Saturday 14 April

Time: 9.30am – 7.30pm

Venue: University of Edinburgh Business School

10 Challenges | 10 Teams | 10 Hours

Scottish Financial Enterprise is delighted to be collaborating with the University of Edinburgh and Royal Bank of Scotland to deliver an exciting one-day event designed for students from all Scottish universities interested in a career in business or financial services.

It will offer students exposure to real world industry challenges and the opportunity to grow their networks.

The Scottish Universities Business Challenge is open to students of all disciplines and will take place on Saturday 14 April at the University of Edinburgh Business School from 9.30am.

Applications are now open here and close on Monday 2 April.

The event will tackle ten challenges currently faced by the financial services industry. Scottish Financial Enterprise Young Professionals will join the teams to offer hands on advice. Facilitators will provide the tools to brainstorm ideas and find solutions. Teams will then be given to the opportunity to pitch to a panel of senior figures from the financial services sector.

The event is the first of its kind for Scottish Financial Enterprise. It is being supported by Royal Bank of Scotland and kindly hosted by the University of Edinburgh Business School.

Contact Project Manager Teodora Handrea for further information at teodora.handrea@ed.ac.uk