University of Bath School of Management University of Bath School of Management

The School of Management

About the School of Management

We are one of the UK's leading business schools. We're ranked 1st for Accounting and Finance (The Guardian University Guide, 2019), 1st for Marketing (The Complete University Guide, 2019) and 3rd for Business Studies (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide, 2018).

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We are a leading centre for management research, placed 8th in the UK in the latest research evaluation exercise external website.

EQUIS external website, the European Foundation for Management Development's quality inspectorate, have granted us five-year accreditation. Only around 1% of business schools worldwide have successfully achieved this recognition.

Read more about our rankings and accreditations.

Our research

We have an excellent reputation for the quality of our research which covers all areas of management. We organise our research into cross-functional Research Centres which focus our initiatives and funding.

These Centres overlap with the interests of our Divisions and Research Themes. Our research income averages around £2 million a year.

Our community

We have a faculty of over 100 teaching and research staff and a professional team of around 70 managerial and administrative staff.

We have around 2,500 students: 150 MBA students, 500 MSc students, 250 research students and over 1,500 undergraduates.

Our courses