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Strathclyde Business School Rankings & accreditations

External recognition

  • 1 of only 68 business schools in the world (out of 5000 +). We were the first Scottish business school to gain full international accreditation (AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS)
  • University of Strathclyde named "UK Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2013/14" by Times Higher Education (THE)
  • University of Strathclyde has been awarded "UK University of the Year 2012/13" by Times Higher Education (THE)
  • Europe's first university faculty to be awarded a licence to operate an MBA in the UAE
  • Strathclyde Business School was ranked in the top 10 in the UK and number one in Scotland in the REF2014
  • Department of Human Resource Management is a CIPD approved centre
  • Department of Accounting and Finance has its programmes accredited by CIMA and ICAS
  • Department of Marketing is accredited by Institute of Export, Chartered Institute of Marketing and the Market Research Society
  • Our Hospitality & Tourism degrees are accredited by the Institute of Hospitality

Rankings - postgraduate

  • Top 10 in UK, 72nd in world (The Economist, full time MBA, October 2017)
  • Top 10 in UK, 55th in world (Financial Times, Executive MBA, October 2017)
  • Top 10 in UK, 64th in world (Financial Times, Masters in Management, September 2017)
  • Top 50 world, top 10 UK, Financial Times MBA programmes for Entrepreneurship (July 2017)
  • Top 50 world, top 10 UK, Financial Times, Masters in Finance (June 2017)
  • 11th in UK, 80th in world (Financial Times, global full time MBA, January 2017)
  • Top 10 in UK, 34th in Europe (Financial Times, European business schools, December 2016)
  • Top 5 in UK, 37th in world (The Economist Executive MBA bi-annual ranking, 2015)

Rankings - undergraduate

  • 1st in Scotland, 2nd in UK for Accounting and Finance (Complete University Guide 2018)
  • 1st in Scotland, 1st in UK for Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism (Complete University Guide 2018)
  • 1st in Scotland, 4th in UK for Marketing (Complete University Guide 2018)
  • 9th in UK for Business and Management Studies (Complete University Guide 2018)
  • 1st in Scotland, 2nd in UK for Accounting and Finance (Times and Sunday Times Good University rankings 2015)
  • 3rd in UK for Accounting and Finance (Guardian University rankings 2015)
  • 1st in Scotland, 8th in UK for Hospitality and Tourism (Complete University Guide 2015)
  • 1st in Scotland, 4th in UK for Marketing (Complete University Guide 2015)
  • 1st in Scotland, 13th in UK for Business and Management (Guardian University rankings 2015)
  • 1st in Scotland, 10th in UK for Economics (Times and Sunday Times Good University rankings 2015)

Contact details

 Undergraduate admissions
 +44 (0)141 548 4114
 sbs-adviser@strath.ac.uk 

 Postgraduate admissions
 +44(0)141 553 6105 / 4590
 sbs.admissions@strath.ac.uk

Address

Strathclyde Business School
University of Strathclyde
199 Cathedral Street
Glasgow
G4 0QU

Triple accredited

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Winner THE 2016 Business School of the year logo
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