The School at a glance
Our vision is to have a profound impact on the way the world does business. Through academic excellence, global diversity, real-world connections and a pivotal London location, we deliver a first-class educational experience that transforms our students' futures.
London Business School is a leader in the field of business education. We are consistently ranked among the best in the world for our full-time MBA programme. Our EMBA-Global programme has been ranked in the top 4 by the Financial Times since 2006 and our Masters in Finance Full Time programme is ranked number one by the Financial Times in the post experience category. We're also one of only three business schools in the world, and the only one in Europe, to offer a Sloan MSc programme.
In research, the School is ranked top ten and we have four research centres: Aditya Birla India Centre, Centre for Corporate Governance, Coller Institute of Private Equity, and Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. In the most recent research Assessment Exercise (2008), the School achieved the highest average research score of any UK academic institution.
The School is also renowned for its world class events. Hear from some of the world's leading business and political figures speaking at London Business School: Iceland President Ólafur Grímsson; Coca-Cola's Europe Group President James Quincey; CEO of The Huffington Post Jimmy Mayman, and Credit Suisse's Giles Keating.
We offer a rich portfolio of masters and non-masters programmes tailored to the ambitions of students and executives at every stage of their careers, including: :
- Executive MBA
- Dubai-London EMBA
- Masters in Finance
- Sloan Masters in Leadership and Strategy
- Masters in Management
- Executive Education
The Executive Education team offers a portfolio of over 25 open programmes as well as custom-designed programmes developed to meet the specific needs of individuals and their organisations.
The School has a vibrant, international student community and awards over 1,000 degrees a year to students from over 100 countries. Over 10,000 participants attend our executive programmes each year.
Our 35,000 alumni in 140 countries provide a wealth of knowledge, business experience and worldwide networking opportunities.
Our acclaimed faculty, from over 30 countries, is grouped into seven subject areas:
- Management Science and Operations
- Organisational Behaviour
- Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Our faculty produces highly respected, groundbreaking research and many faculty members consult to financial institutions, corporations and government agencies.
Our career services
Our dedicated and experienced Career Services team are there to support students as they define their goals and prepare for the future. The team provides a comprehensive programme including one-to-one, group and online training.
See our Career Services employment reports
- MBA Employment Report 2012 (PDF document, 3.1mb)
- Masters in Management Employment Report 2012 (PDF document, 4.9mb)
London Business School has an astonishing international profile and we have strong partnerships with Columbia Business School, Hong Kong University Business School, the Indian School of Business and the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).
London Business School has a rich portfolio of masters and non-masters programmes to suit students and executives at every stage of their career.
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