Our rankings and 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 as well as from independent media. We are proud to be part of an elite group of global business schools who have triple accreditation from AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.


Financial Times

Financial Times

Ranks our Full-time MBA in the world’s top 50
Ranks our Distance learning MBA 2nd in the world, 1st in the UK
Ranks our Executive MBA in the world’s top 25, and 3rd in the UK for stand-alone Executive MBAs
Ranks our Doctoral Programme as 4th in Europe
Ranks our MSc in Finance 15th globally and 2nd in the UK for pure finance courses
Ranks our MSc in Management 23rd in the world and 3rd in the UK


AACSB

AACSB

AACSB members are only AACSB-accredited if they are able to satisfy a wide-ranging, rigorous set of quality standards. As such, Warwick Business School is able to demonstrate that it provides a relevant, challenging curriculum delivered by faculty of a high calibre, and excellent educational and career opportunities. The graduates we produce are therefore highly skilled and very desirable to employers.

We were the first institution in the UK to be accredited by the US -based Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. We have been accredited by them since 1999.


AMBA

AMBA

AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education and is earned only by the best programmes. In a crowded and complex market, our accreditation demonstrates quality and ensures that students’ investments are rewarded with the finest business education available.

The Association of MBAs has accredited the MBA since 1970.
 


CIPD

CIPD

We are accredited by the Chartered Institute for Personnel & Development (CIPD). CIPD accreditation is the foremost award in the fields of Human Resource Management and Employment Relations, demonstrating not only the rigorous academic and professional standards students on our Human Resource Management and Employment Relations courses meet, but also that our graduates are equipped with the knowledge, skills and proficiencies in demand by employers.

Warwick Business School is an approved provider of CIPD qualifications. The CIPD is the professional body for HR and people development. The not-for-profit organisation champions better work and working lives and has been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years. It has more than 135,000 members across the world, provides thought leadership through independent research on the world of work, and offers professional training and accreditation for those working in HR and learning and development.


The Economist

The Economist

Ranks the Distance learning MBA top in the UK
Ranks the Full-time MBA 18th in the world and top in the UK


EQUIS

EQUIS

EQUIS is the quality inspectorate for the European Foundation for Management Development
We have been accredited by them since 2000.


Forbes

Forbes

Ranks the Full-time MBA 8th in the world and 4th in the UK for one-year MBAs outside the USA.


The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015

The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015

This annual guide covering all UK universities ranks WBS no.1 for Accounting & Finance, and 4th for Business Studies
The University of Warwick has been declared University of the Year


The Guardian University Guide

The Guardian University Guide

This annual guide covering all UK universities ranks WBS top for Accounting & Finance, 2nd for Business & Management.


Athena Swan

Athena Swan

Warwick Business School is one of just two business schools in the UK to be recognised for advancing gender equality.

In the first scheme of its kind the Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) has awarded Warwick Business School a bronze for its progress in gender equality.

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