Warwick Business School

Top reasons to study here

  • Our vision is: To be Europe’s leading University-based Business School, developing transformational ideas and people that shape how we do business.
  • Our world-class researchers are also superb teachers, skilled at using a variety of teaching methods to engage and instruct.
  • More than all of this, we believe in the power of creativity, of human imagination to do new things, to see things differently.

About

History

Located at the centre of an outstanding university, in under 50 years WBS has become one of the world's elite business schools providing top-class programmes for ambitious people. We are led by innovation, creativity, and change, and engage with the big debates in business and public policy.

Education

Our programmes combine world-class teaching and industry expertise to provide organisations and individuals with the tools they need to achieve.

We offer open programmes designed to provide you with the skills you need to take that next step in your career, as well as customised programmes to ensure your organisation is achieving its goals.

Research

We strive for excellence in research and can genuinely claim to be home to some of the world’s best researchers. We also employ a panel of part-time Distinguished Research Environment Professors whose appointments are shared with leading overseas universities. These people concentrate on mentoring and promoting research of international significance and on deepening international research ties with partner institutions.

Our world-class researchers are also superb teachers, skilled at using a variety of teaching methods to engage and instruct. We also employ Professors of Practice, people who combine academic expertise with substantial business experience to aid the practical learning in the classroom.

Services

Housing services

Even though there are over 6,500 student bedrooms on campus you would never know. Every effort has been made to build interesting buildings, and surround them with greenery.

They are safe, secure, friendly, and a great way to make studying easy. Gas, electricity, water, insurance, basic cleaning and a high speed internet connection are included in the rent and all residences are furnished and maintained to a high standard. All have resident staff ensuring everything runs smoothly and looking after students' welfare. Everything you could need is in easy reach.

Library services

Spread over five floors, the Library houses 1.2 million printed volumes and 13 kilometres of archives. Every year they add around 1.1 km of stock. Over 30,000 electronic journals are currently received and more than 56,000 electronic books. The Library houses various workspaces enabling group and private study.

ICT services

There is an emphasis on supporting you in the use of digital multi-media for your assignments and presentations with expert equipment provided: scanners and document visualisers; electronic whiteboards; video-editing facilities; networked PCs; video cameras.

Student Life

Campus life

Warwick is blessed with a beautiful campus which manages to be at once both peaceful and invigorating. Great care has been taken with all developments to make peace with the surrounding environment.

Live well

Campus has lakes, wildlife, sculpture trails, and lovely areas to sit and admire the view. It’s a nice place to be with your family too. There’s an excellent nursery and it’s very pleasant feeding the ducks and strolling around with children. There’s a well-stocked supermarket, a chemist, hairdresser, banks, pubs, cafes, bars and restaurants – everything you could need is within a short walk.

Sports facilities

‘Sport for All’ is the motto at Warwick and a variety of sporting activities are catered for across campus.

Sports CentreThe main Sports Centre is situated at the centre of campus. It houses:

  • A 25 metre, six lane swimming pool plus sauna
  • Six squash courts
  • Bear Rock Indoor Climbing Centre and specialist ‘Bouldering Room’
  • Running Bear Fitness Suite with Strength and Conditioning Room
  • Two four-court sports halls
  • An Aerobics Studio
  • Physiotherapy facilities.

Student clubs

Students’ Union

Warwick Students’ Union is huge – newspaper, radio and TV stations, five food and drink outlets, and over 230 societies excluding sports clubs. There are loads of events throughout term-time to keep you occupied – something for everyone. Plus they really work for their students; they have your interests at heart with the Welfare Advisors always on hand.

Accreditation

WBS sets high standards in both research and teaching. We have won acclaim and approval from all the leading national and international assessors and accreditation bodies. We are proud to be part of an elite group of global business schools who have triple accreditation from AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.

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