Our subjects
Business degrees

What is business?

Business studies incorporates a range of subjects including accounting and finance, economics, entrepreneurship, human resources management, management science and marketing.

Why study business?

Business graduates are highly sought by organisations across the globe, and studying business opens up a huge number of career paths. Graduates can go on to careers in areas such as banking, marketing, economics and accountancy.

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Why study business at Strathclyde?

Strathclyde Business School is a pioneering internationally-renowned academic organisation that shapes and develops the business minds of tomorrow. We're ranked top 10 in the UK for business & management studies, accounting & finance, and marketing by The Complete University Guide 2020.

The University won Times Higher Education University of the Year 2019, the only university to be awarded the UK-wide award for a second time!

Accreditation 

We’re one of only 90 business schools in the world* who hold the "triple crown" accreditation from the most sought-after international accreditations:

  • AACSB - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, based in the USA
  • EQUIS - the quality assurance scheme run by the European Foundation for Management Development (efmd) and based in Brussels
  • AMBA - the Association of MBAs, based in the UK

*MBA Today, March 2019

Links with industry

The Business School has a strong reputation for effective working with business, industry and the public sector and our management development programmes, which is a compulsory element to all of our undergraduate degrees, is highly valued by graduate recruiters. The programme is supported by key graduate employers, such as Barclays, Morgan Stanley and EY.

Research excellence

We have a reputation for research excellence. Based on the REF (Research Excellence Framework) 2014 GPA scores, the Times Higher Education ranked us No 1 in Scotland and in the top 10 business schools in the UK for our research.

Triple-accredited business school

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