Careers and employability
Our students leave with the ability to thrive in a competitive and demanding business environment. We provide a rich and varied industry-driven learning experience that gives you an understanding of business in both local and international contexts. A degree from LSBU gives you a competitive advantage sought after by employers, and a wide variety of careers will be available to you. Search our Story Finder to see what our business alumni have already achieved in their varied careers.
A degree from us will build your analytical, critical thinking and problem solving capabilities; help you tackle communication, team work and decision-making; and make you self-reliant, innovative and able to manage your time, projects and resources. These skills, plus your ability to handle qualitative and quantitative research to interpret and use business data, are key skills employers look for in their graduate employees.
All of our individual course entries have specialist careers information. Search our courses.
How learning Mandarin and taking part in the Harbin Summer School Programme is boosting our students' employability through the Confucius Institute.
Practical and professional
Our graduates go on to have a positive impact in their chosen business career. We provide real world experiences through various consultancy projects, work placements, business games and simulations, and live briefs within our courses.
We offer excellent opportunities for students and staff alike to engage with employers through our business networks, partnerships with international universities, volunteering opportunities, research projects and social enterprises. Our courses include this rich experience, with an effective infusion of academic theory with practice that enables our students to make a positive impact in the workplace, during their studies and after they graduate.
26 April 2019LGBT+ Sports Fair 2019
31 May 2019LSBU Project Management Conference - Bridging the gap between theory and practice
7 October 2019School of Business Graduation Ceremony 2019
LSBU Bus Venture Crawl 2019
28 March 2019
Dr Charles Graham visits Landor - the leading global brand consultancy
26 March 2019
LSBU marks National Apprenticeship Week with celebratory event
12 March 2019
LSBU supports Southwark’s Business excellence awards 2019
13 February 2019
LSBU leads south London alliance supporting Mayor's new construction skills academy
13 February 2019
Renowned physicist Brian Cox addresses African knowledge exchange conference at LSBU
21 December 2018
London South Bank University’s new Passmore Centre will drive Apprenticeship delivery in Southwark
28 November 2018
David Longbottom, former LSBU Pro-Chancellor, awarded honorary doctorate
1 November 2018
LSBU students provide solutions for the local business community
14 June 2018