Week of October 30, 2017
Mannheim Business School in Germany will collaborate with professional soccer club TSG Hoffenheim on numerous projects in research, teaching, and knowledge transfer.
Aston University in the U.K. has entered a ten-year partnership with Keypath Education, a global online program management services provider, to launch new online graduate degrees through Aston University Online and the Aston Business School. Among the first fully online programs to be introduced in the partnership will be Aston’s MBA.
The Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware in Newark has partnered with the Delaware Financial Education Alliance to launch a trust and wealth management minor. The new minor includes courses on taxation and estate planning.
Five business schools will collaborate to launch M2M, a portfolio of programs that will allow students to complete two master’s degrees from two business schools in two different countries over two years. Participating schools include FGV Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo (FGV) in Brazil, HEC Paris in France, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Business School (HKUST), the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia in Canada, and the Yale School of Management at Yale University in the United States. The schools are members of the Global Network for Advanced Management, a network of business schools committed to educating global leaders.