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School of Management rankings and accreditations

We are one of the UK's leading business schools, with a reputation for leading research and teaching. Find out what makes us one of the best.

Top 10

  • 1st in the UK for Marketing in The Complete University Guide 2022. We've held this position since 2017.
  • Top 5 in the UK for Accounting and Finance in The Guardian University Guide 2022 and The Times and The Sunday Times University Guide 2022
  • Top 10 for Business, Management and Marketing in The Guardian University guide 2022 and The Times and The Sunday Times University Guide 2022

Our impact is international

  • We feature in the Financial Times Top European Business Schools 2020 ranking
  • Top 100 in the world and top 10 in the UK for Business and Management Studies in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021
  • Top 20 most influential business schools in the world for ‘teaching power’ in The Financial Times Teaching Power Rankings 2021

We are ambitious. We aim high.

Accreditations from professional higher education bodies.

Leading research

Research Excellence Framework

In the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF), 84% of our research was assessed as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent'. 41% of our submissions met the 4* standard (the highest possible).

According to the Times Higher Education's REF rankings, we placed 8th in the UK for business and management studies.

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