Not only is the Business School part of a world renowned University, but it also holds accreditations from AMBA, AACSB, and EQUIS. Triple Accreditation underscores the quality of everything we do and has been awarded by the three most influential business accreditation bodies.

8th in the UK*
37th for personal development*
55th in the QS Global MBA ranking for 2022
59th in the 2021 Economist's 'Which MBA' rankings

*These numbers are from the Economist’s 'Which MBA' rankings 2021.

Triple Accreditation

The University of Edinburgh Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and the Association of MBAs (AMBA). This triple accreditation highlights the quality of teaching and excellence of research at the School.


Athena SWAN Bronze Award

In recognition of the positive work the Business School has done to promote diversity and gender equality among staff and students, Athena SWAN granted the Business School a Bronze Award in 2017.

Valid until 2020, the honour endorses the School's continued efforts to create an open environment which supports equal career advancement for everyone.

Athena SWAN

Corporate Knights’ 2020 Better World MBA

Corporate Knights’ 2020 Better World MBA Top 40

The Edinburgh MBA ranks Top 40 in Corporate Knights’ 2020 Better World MBA. This global ranking recognises the top full-time MBA programs that instill a holistic purpose of business in future leaders, ensuring they are equipped with the skills, tools, and values to build a more inclusive and prosperous society in sync with our natural world.