Partners and networks

Join our exciting network, and connect with our our diverse student community, world-leading researchers and business leaders within the Liverpool City Region and beyond.

Connect with our student community

Access to expert researchers

Events and networking

Corporate partners

Connect with our student community

The Management School has a diverse community of talented students and graduates, with the most in-demand skills in business and management.

Placements, internships and graduate recruitment

Our paid placements and internships programmes, offer you the opportunity to bring new talent and fresh ideas into your organisation.

We can also help you advertise your graduate vacancies to our entire final year business and management students and our recently graduated alumni.

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Student business challenge

Throughout the academic year, our undergraduate and postgraduate students have the opportunity to work on real-world business challenges; either as part of their studies or as an extra-curricular activity.

Our students work on a project brief as part of a formal business challenge, aimed at identifying, exploring and planning for challenges and opportunities in the context an existing organisation.

By participating in our student business challenge, you can benefit from our students’ novel approaches, as well as detailed findings and recommendations that are readily implementable.

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Our mentoring programme brings together students and business professionals, providing personal and professional benefits to all participants.

Becoming a mentor will allow you to raise your personal profile, and that of your organisation, among the future workforce by connecting with our student and alumni community via:

  • One-to-one mentoring
  • Mock Interviews
  • Work shadowing opportunities
  • Guest lectures and talks
  • Company visits, etc.

You will be able to make impact by sharing your professional insight and guidance, providing students with a solid grounding in how business works beyond the classroom.

Contact our Alumni Team to find out more

Access to expert researchers

Our expert researchers are impacting the world of business and policymaking, by providing evidence-based solutions to a wide variety of organisational challenges.

Connect with academics specialised in a variety of business areas, so you can access expert insights or become involved in impactful research projects.

We can help you find academic partners with expertise in the areas that matter the most to your organisation, to access expert insights or become involved in impactful research projects.

Our team will guide you to find the most relevant business research and consultancy options, based on your organisational needs and goals.

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Events and networking

The University of Liverpool and the Management School have connections with a large number of business locally, nationally and internationally, from small and medium enterprises to large corporations.

We regularly organise Business Breakfast events where you can discover the latest updates in contemporary business topics and network with leaders from other organisations and expert researchers.

The School’s Research Centres also organise events aimed at discussing the research-based insights and guidance on how to deal with pressing challenges for business, policymakers and third sector organisations.

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Corporate partners 

Our Corporate Partnership programme formally recognises the School’s mutually beneficial and long-standing relationship with external organisations, which have collaborated with us in various joint activities and opportunities.

The programme provides a framework that allow us to plan joint goals and activities to strategically aligned with those of our Corporate Partners.

Discover our Corporate Partners
Active Profile - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

Active Profile is a Liverpool based integrated marketing and PR agency. Their services include brand strategy and positioning, content strategy and development, PR/media relations and creative design.

BDO - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

BDO is a global accountancy and business advisory firm, operating in 167 countries with 1600 offices worldwide.

Burntwood - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

With over 100 properties across the UK, Bruntwood provides affordable office space, serviced offices, retail and lab space on flexible contracts.

Decathlon - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

Decathlon are a leading company in the multisports retail market, operating in two main areas: the creation of sports products and innovative services, as well as their distribution both online and in physical stores.

Growth Platform - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

Growth Platform are the Liverpool City Region's growth company, designed to support people and businesses to realise their potential and generate growth.

HAYS - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

Hays Recruitment Services are a world-leading specialist recruitment company, offering permanent, temporary and contract hiring, executive search, interim appointments, and a range of advisory services.

HSBC UK - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

HSBC, one of the largest banking and financial services institutions in the world, serves millions of customers through its three global businesses: Commercial Banking (CMB), Global Banking and Markets (GBM) and Wealth and Personal Banking (WPB).

Peel Ports - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner 

As the second largest port group in the UK, each year Peel Ports safely handle over 70 million tonnes of cargo from across the globe each year. They enable businesses to benefit from innovative and sustainable port centric solutions, via their strategically located ports, terminals and state of the art technology.

Professional Liverpool - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner 

Professional Liverpool is a professional membership organisation, with approximately 400 member businesses in the professional and business services sector across Liverpool City Region. Their members range from national professional services companies to small local businesses and start-ups. 

RSM - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

RSM UK is aglobal leading audit, tax and consulting adviser to mid-market business leaders.

Sure Solutions - University of Liverpool Management School Corporate Partner

Sure Energy Solutions innovate, design, develop and maintain cost-effective and robust industrial refrigeration solutions, working closely with clients to ensure optimum performance and plant longevity.

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