2018 Freshers Countdown

If you're joining us this September, here are a few facts about Pearson Business School and some things you can look forward to.

   


  

Our annual Freshers boat party will take place on Friday 14th September.

Our freshers fair will take place on Tuesday 11th September from 11am - 2pm.

We frequently organise industry events and workshops with our industry partners, allowing you to gain both practical and academic knowledge.

Our courses have professional accreditations including CIMA, ACCA and CMI.

On every floor of our campus there is free tea and coffee. Which means you don't have to go searching for a good cafe and saves you lots of money! 

There are no course book fees! All books are provided by Pearson which saves you hundreds of pounds a year.

We’re part of Pearson the only FTSE 100 company delivering degrees in the UK.

Our campus is situated in the heart of London, and in a modern and vibrant campus allowing you to be fully creative. 

Our campus atmosphere is more professional and is based around a work environment.

All Pearson Business School students get free associate memberships to Student Central (Part of University of London) so you get to meet students from all over London (and the world!). 

We were shortlisted for Business School of the Year at the 2017 Times Higher Education Awards. 

Our degrees are validated by the University of Kent. 

Our industry partners set tasks for our students to complete. Previous ones include Pearson and Royal Mail. 

At Pearson College London you meet enterprising students from day one and we have an inhouse business incubator programme. 

We received a prestigious Silver award for teaching excellence (TEF) in recognition for our excellent student outcomes, personalised provision, full-time student progression to employment, effective programme design and exceptionally high rates of highly skilled employment or further study.

Missed a lecture? Or just need help revising? No problem. All of our lectures are recorded so you never miss a minute which is great for exam season.

We offer students the chance to get involved with social enterprise opportunities. One of our most successful social enterprises is Once Upon a Doug which was set up by five business school students. 

The average salary for Pearson Business School undergraduate leavers was £28,000, in 2015/16, 22% higher than the national average for 2015/16 graduates. 

We have over 150 industry partners consisting of Unilever, IBM, TFL, L'Oreal and Royal Mail. 

London has a great transport network (Underground, taxis and buses) and 24 hour services make night life practical. 

All of our Business School tutors have experience within the field they are teaching. 

We guarantee one internship opportunity if you’re a full-time undergraduate student within Pearson Business School (subject to academic performance). 

We are a boutique university which means students get close contact with their lecturers, and a lot of one to one support.

There are many opportunities to try new things at Pearson Business School from presenting at events to entering awards to having lunch with the CEO of a FTSE 100. 

Our academic and support teams run unique events such as speed networking and professional development workshops to help boost students skills and knowledge. 

We offer a range of flexible programmes ranging from an accelerated degree to integrated masters to taking a year out for an industry placement. 

We don't just teach you the academic side of things we also teach you the soft skills that will help you to get a get jobs and how to act in the workplace. 

The Pearson College London Student Association (PCSA) is a student led team that listens to the students. 

We offer our students the chance to sign upto our student ambassador scheme - work part time, earn a salary and gain skills to add to your CV. 

Our student get to work with global organisations as well as SME’s helping them to experience as many different elements of business as possible.