Mia McCarthy


Diploma in Strategy and Innovation




Food production



Whilst I was completing my studies to become a Primary School teacher back home in Australia I started Yummia. Yummia supplies supermarkets with yoghurt and muesli products. As Yummia grew so too did my desire to study abroad and get some theoretical business study. The programme at Oxford isa wonderful way to study overseas while still being able to keep up a busy work schedule back home. The programme has given me far more than I ever would have anticipated, making lasting friendships that span across the globe.

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Posted by: on October 23, 2015

The final chapter: Oxford 2015

As I opened the acceptance letter late 2014, I knew 2015 was going to be full on. I was committing to running a full time business in Australia and studying at Oxford. However, I was ready for the challenge and excited to see what would unfold over the coming year, as this year is starting […]

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Posted by: on March 16, 2015

Why Oxford?

My first university degree was in a completely different field to the business world I currently find myself in. With a little experience under my belt, about 6 months ago, I started thinking about my next challenge, how can I push the boundaries? How can I stretch myself and get comfortable outside of my comfort zone? […]

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