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Calling all business school students and alumni …test your knowledge of the world of business and help raise funds for the FT seasonal appeal partner World Child Cancer, which aims to improve access to drugs and treatments for children with cancer in poor countries.

On Wednesday 26th February 2014, teams representing up to 10 global business schools will compete at the FT offices in London for the FT Business School Challenge. Compèred by FT management editor Andrew Hill, the quiz will test participants’ knowledge of business topics written about in the FT. The quiz will also mark the launch of the FT MBA Challenge.

Who should attend

This event is aimed at business school students and alumni. Entry is limited to one team per business school.

Team size

3-6 members

Team entry fee

£2,000 (donation to World Child Cancer)


  • 18:00 Team registration, drinks and canapés
  • 18:30 Welcome speeches
  • 18:45 Challenge starts
  • 19:45 Intermission followed by the final round
  • 20:00 Winners announced. Networking, drinks and canapés
  • 21:00 Event ends


Financial Times Building, One Southwark Bridge, London, SE1 9HL

FT coverage

All teams will participate in the first six competitive rounds, and then the two leading teams will compete in the final round. The final round will be filmed for the Business School channel.

Click here to enter your team - the deadline to enter is Friday 21st February 2014

If you have any questions, or require more information, please call Charlotte Clarke +44(0)207 873 4413 or email

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