We are one of the UK's leading business schools. Our courses are regularly ranked amongst the best in the UK and worldwide. We also have an excellent reputation for the quality of our research. Below is a summary of our performance in the latest national and international rankings.
As a University we have an excellent reputation and rank highly internationally. Read more about the University's rankings.
THE Student Experience Survey 2016
We are ranked as the UK’s 5th best university and joint 1st place for universities that students would recommend to their friends.
The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2016
We are ranked 1st for Business studies and 5th for Accounting & Finance. Explore the rankings (requires login) .
The Guardian University Guide 2017
The Complete University Guide 2017
We are ranked:
Financial Times rankings
Our MSc in Accounting & Finance has been ranked by the FT as one of the world’s 55 leading finance courses and is ranked 4th for Risk Management (2016)
Our MSc in Management is ranked 11th in the UK with the highest proportion of graduates employed three months after graduation (98%). It is ranked 71st in the world.
Research Excellence Framework 2014
We have consistently achieved high rankings in the UK Government's research quality assessments. In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF) , we ranked 8th in the UK for business and management studies.
We are accredited by EQUIS, the European Foundation for Management Development's quality inspectorate .
EQUIS is the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration.
MBA rankings and accreditations
The Economist MBA rankings 2015
We are also ranked second globally for our intake of female students .
Financial Times global MBA ranking 2016
Corporate Knights Better World MBA rankings 2015
CNN Expansión best MBAs in the world 2015
Association of MBAs accrediation
Since 1976 our MBA has been accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) . Accreditation by AMBA is the acknowledged hallmark of quality and professionalism in MBA provision.