There are many reasons to come to the University of Edinburgh Business School, including our international ranking, our industry links, and our facilities.


The University is consistently ranked one of the top 50 universities in the world.

Triple accredited

The Business School holds triple accreditation from international ranking bodies, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

An international school

As one of the leading business schools in Europe, our international student body represents more than 88 countries.

World-class expertise

Our faculty produce research of international and world-leading quality and our teaching ethos is one of research-led teaching which embeds state-of-the-art business research into the courses and programmes we deliver.

Industry links

Through our faculty, we have an extensive network of corporate, public sector, political and third-sector partners who work actively with us on course design and delivery, career development planning, on delivering bespoke engagement events, and in co-hosting public lectures.


The University has over 280 societies, giving you the opportunity to develop interests, make friends, and socialise. You will also have the opportunity to join the Business Society, a student-run society with a network of Business School students providing extra student facilities and social events.

Sports facilities

The University offers over 60 sports clubs including everything from fencing to skydiving and horse riding to ice hockey. Our world-class facilities comprise gyms, residential playing fields, and a leading sports injuries clinic.

Edinburgh: one of the best cities in the world

Edinburgh is a beautiful historic city which has regularly been voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world. Large enough to offer something for everyone, but small enough to feel like home, Edinburgh is a modern, sophisticated European city with a diverse, multicultural community.