The Employability Skills Experience simulation event
  • "Because of doing the UBC I was selected for a placement out of 150 candidates"

  • Congratulations to the University of Limpopo - winners UBC South Africa 2017 Grand Final

  • Congratulations to Royal Holloway University of London - winners UBC UK 2016-17

  • The UBC has helped over 29,500 students with employability and enterprise skills

  • 83% of students agree employability skills improved after participating in the UBC

  • “The UBC UK was one of my top experiences at university”

  • Congratulations to the 80 teams who have won through to UBC UK 2017-18 Round 2 Semi-finals

The world’s leading event for employability & enterprise skills

The Universities Business Challenge Worldwide is the world’s longest established and leading undergraduate simulation-based competition designed to develop employability and enterprise skills. Supported by the UK and South Africa’s leading universities and graduate employers, over 28,000 students have benefitted from taking part in the UBC Worldwide Challenge since 1998.

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World-Class Simulations:

We provide the best quality experiential learning content through a range of innovative business simulations developed by the Learning Dynamics authoring team and delivered via The Simulation Space experiential learning platform which runs on all devices.

Certificates of Participation:

Team members who compete in the UBC can download a personalised certificate of participation to include in their personal profile, CV or resume. Personalised certificates are awarded for each round completed.
 

Educators & Instructors

University Supporters

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills identifies 6 key principles for success in employability skills development. The Universities Business Challenge delivers on all 6 principles.

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Student participants

Student participants

“Taking part in the UBC was my best experience at university.” Find out how the UBC Worldwide can help with your undergraduate profile and employability skills development.

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Employer Partners

Employer Partners

Connect with the best and brightest, most motivated graduates. Introduce your graduate programmes, placement and internships. Communicate your corporate values

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UBC UK Lead Employer Partner:

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