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Academy of Finland Research Council Review Panel  Appoints Dr Rajani Naidoo

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Dr Rajani Naidoo

Dr Rajani Naidoo has been appointed as an expert member to the Academy of Finland, Research Council for Culture and Society Education review panel.

The Academy of Finland is Finland’s most significant public organisation for research funding and contributes to the renewal, diversification and increasing internationalisation of Finnish research.

The organisation’s mission is to finance high-quality scientific research, act as a science and science policy expert and strengthen the position of science and research. Expert members are appointed as a result of their research profile, standing and expertise.

Dr Rajani Naidoo commented:
'This prestigious appointment contributes to the further development of our international research networks at the University of Bath.’

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The School of Management is one of the UK's leading business schools. Currently ranked 1st for Student Experience (Times Higher Education 2015) and 1st for Business Studies (The Times & Sunday Times University Guide 2016), we are a leading centre for management research - placed 8th in the UK in the latest REF2014.

We are one of a select number of international business schools accredited by EQUIS, the European Foundation for Management Development's quality inspectorate and the Bath MBA has been accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) since 1976.

The centrality of research to teaching is an essential feature of all our programmes. The School offers a full range of programmes from undergraduate to postgraduate up to PhD level and post-experience programmes including the world-ranked Bath MBA. The School also provides tailored executive development programmes for middle and senior management.

The School of Management has a faculty of over 100 teaching and research staff, including visiting academics, with a professional support team of around 90 managerial and administrative staff. Research income averages £2 million per annum. There are approximately 2,400 students in total comprising some 150 MBA students, over 500 Master’s students, 250 full- and part-time research students, and over 1500 undergraduates following BSc degrees.