Top reasons to study here

  • The University of Edinburgh Business School strives to ensure the quality of our teaching and research.
  • We are committed to equal and fair treatment of all employees and students. A number of policies concerning diversity and support for mental health.
  • The University of Edinburgh Business School strives to embed sustainability in all our day-to-day activities.



The Business School is an integral part of one of the world's oldest universities. Granted its royal charter in 1582, it has remained at the forefront of learning throughout its long history.


The Business School offers academically rigorous and highly crafted programmes for undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD students. The teaching and research cover six main subject areas including: accounting & finance, entrepreneurship & innovation, management science & business economics, marketing, organisational studies and strategy & international business.


The Business School advances knowledge through theoretical and applied discipline-based research. That research is published in top academic journals and creates impact through peer recognition, corporate and community engagement, and the support of student learning.

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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Student services

The Business School provides a wealth of modern facilities for the business executive.

Housing services

Pollock Halls is the University's main halls of residence with over 2,000 rooms available. It is an ideal way to meet students who are going through similar experiences in their first year. There are 8 different residences, each differing in size, conveniences and price.

Student Life

Campus life

The Business School is located at the heart of the University campus. This state-of-the-art building houses all school staff, features eight lecture theatres, multiple syndicate rooms, an executive education suite, a café and significant space for students and staff.


  • The US Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • The European Quality and Improvement System (EQUIS)
  • The Association of MBAs (AMBA)

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