University of Bath School of Management
The University of Bath School of Management in Bath, England, is the international business school of the University of Bath. It was established in 1966 and is considered one of the most prestigious business schools in both the UK and the world.
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Bath, United Kingdom
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The School offers a range of courses including undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD, as well as executive education for individuals and organisations. The Bath MBA is offered as a one-year full-time programme or as a part-time Executive programme.
Bath is one of a number of international business schools to have been accredited by EQUIS, the European Foundation for Management Development's (EFMD) quality inspectorate. The Bath MBA has been fully accredited since 1976 by the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
The school offers a range of degrees from undergraduate through to doctoral and post-experience programmes.
There are 10 undergraduate courses, ranging from Accounting and Finance to International Management, and a wide range of Master's courses, including Marketing and Finance with Banking.
The Bath MBAEdit
The Bath MBA is an intensive programme designed for mature individuals with several years' relevant, postgraduate experience. The programme is available in both full-time and part-time, executive formats. The Bath MBA has been AMBA-accredited since 1976.
The school offers two research degrees: a PhD, and a specialist Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in Higher Education Management.
The School is ranked highly in a number of areas and subjects. The Complete University Guide placed the School 1st for Marketing and 2nd for Business and Management Studies for 2020 and The Times and The Sunday Times University Guide 2020 placed it 2nd for Business Studies.
The MBA programme placed 4th in the UK and 47th in the world in the Economist's WhichMBA? rankings for 2018. In the latest UK government's Research Excellence Framework, 41% of the School's submissions met the 4* standard (the highest possible). According to the Times Higher Education's REF rankings, the School was placed 8th in the UK for business and management studies.
The School has over 100 teaching and research staff, with a support team of around 90 managerial and administrative staff. All academic faculty are members of a division and often a research centre.
- Accounting Finance & Law
- Marketing Business & Society
- Information, Decisions & Operations
- Strategy & Organisation
- Centre for Business, Organisations & Society (CBOS)
- Centre for Governance, Regulation and Industrial Strategy (CGR&IS)
- Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement (CHI²)
- Centre for Research on Entrepreneurship & Innovation (CREI)
- Centre for Strategic Change and Leadership (CSCL)
- Future of Work (FoW)
- International Centre for Higher Education Management (ICHEM)
- Justin King, CEO, Sainsbury's
- Bob Wigley, Chairman, Merrill Lynch International (Europe, Middle East and Africa)
- Athena Andreadis, musician
- Dean Finch, CEO, National Express
- Peter Harrison (businessman), CEO, Schroders
- Russell Senior, ex Pulp guitarist
- Terence Thomas, Baron Thomas of Macclesfield, CBE Former chairman, Northwest Development Agency (1999–2002) and former managing director of the Co-operative Bank
- Ash Atalla, television producer
- Edward Lowassa, 8th Prime Minister of Tanzania
- Nigel Healey, Vice Chancellor, Fiji National University
- James Shaw, New Zealand minister
- Sir Julian Horn-Smith, former COO of Vodafone
- Stewart Till, Chairman of United International Pictures and Millwall FC
- Stephen Kelly (businessman), former CEO, Sage Group
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- "Marketing – Top UK University Subject Tables and Rankings 2019". Complete University Guide. Retrieved 15 February 2019.
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- "AMBA Accredited Schools". Associationof MBAs. Archived from the original on 11 October 2008. Retrieved 7 October 2008.
- "Complete University Guide Marketing League Table 2020". The Complete University Guide. Retrieved 10 June 2019.
- "Complete University Guide Business and Management Studies League Table 2020". The Complete University Guide. Retrieved 10 June 2019.
- "The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020". Retrieved 23 September 2019.
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- "Research Excellence Framework 2014". Retrieved 15 February 2019.
- "The Times Higher Education, Research Excellence Framework 2014: Institutions Ranked by Subject" (PDF). Retrieved 15 February 2019.