Quality, internationalism and close links with the business world are among the key features of Bradford University School of Management.
Bradford University is one of the most well established university based business schools in Britain and provides education at undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and executive levels in a range of business, management and law subject areas.
The Law School, part of the School of Management, recruited its first undergraduates in 2005. It has developed connections and collaboration with the local, national and international legal world and is building a research profile based on the themes of 'Social Justice' and 'Governance in Action'.
Bradford University School of Management is one of only a few business schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation:
EQUIS accreditation: amongst only 100 business schools worldwide to have the prestigious EQUIS accreditation (European Quality Improvement System), the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement, and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration.
AMBA accreditation: among the first business schools in the UK to receive full portfolio AMBA (Association of MBAs) accreditation for its MBA programmes, widely recognised as the guardian of MBA quality.
AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) — based in the United States of America, AACSB International is an association of educational institutions, businesses, and other organisations devoted to the advancement of higher education in management education. It is also the premier accrediting agency of collegiate business schools and accounting programmes worldwide.
Bradford University School of Management also holds a range of other independent ratings that further confirm the institution’s quality:
PEMM accreditation: a range of the Bradford masters programmes are amongst the relatively small number of programmes to have received pre-experience master's in general management (PEMM) accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
ESRC accreditation: a range of the Bradford masters programmes are amongst the relatively small number of programmes to have received pre-experience master's in general management (PEMM) accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
Bradford University runs an extensive range of programmes around the world. At any one time, there are about 2,000 overseas students registered for various awards. Bradford University has activities in the Netherlands and Germany with its sister business school ,Tias NIMBAS, as well as links with universities in France, Spain, Poland, Oman, India, Hong Kong and Singapore as well as Dubai, where Bradford University now has an international office.
Links with business
Like LSBF, Bradford University maintains close links with industry, commerce, central government and local authorities. Visiting lecturers include directors and senior managers from well-known organisations. They provide first-hand experience of management decision making at a strategic level. Bradford University and LSBF also share the same strategy for programme design, frequently reviewing programme content with leading employers, locally and nationally, helping to ensure that all programmes offered provide the skills that employers value.
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