The Top Business Universities in the UK for 2019 as Voted for by Students
With the popularity of Business related degrees in the UK on the rise and showing no signs of slowing down, it’s more important than ever that Universities offer top class courses, facilities and career prospects.
It’s for this reason that we have compiled a list of the very best Business Schools in the UK as voted for by Students themselves.
We have analysed over 9,300 unique course reviews from current and ex students and, after a lot of number crunching, we can reveal the top 20 University Business Schools in the UK as of 2019.
We’ve also thrown in a stand out quote from a student for each Business School as well as a bio detailing exactly what makes the Business School’s so outstanding.
Check out the full list below:
Great course and the staff go out of their way to help
Newcastle University Business School has been voted number 1 by students past and present. With the aim to lead distinctive interdisciplinary research and innovation, students will demonstrate vibrant collaborations whilst delivering new global perspectives and solutions.
Glasgow Caledonian University
Brilliant lecturers and great course
Creating the next generation of responsible leaders, Glasgow Caledonian University prides themselves on a 95% employment rate. Glasgow School for Business and Society offers a great education experience that gives students a deeper understanding of business and how to implement it in the world of business.
University of Bath
Interesting degree which will leave you highly employable.
Offering 6 undergraduate degrees and 14 master's courses covering a range of business, management and finance-related alongside full-time MBA and part-time Executive MBA courses, the University of Bath School of Management supplies students with the knowledge and skills that will help them progress in their career. With a combination of theory, practice and placement, students get to experience the feel of how business works.
The University of Sheffield
Interesting, fun and just generally good.
Sheffield University Management School develop knowledgeable and employable students who promote socially-responsible work practices. With a world class reputation and a wide network of partners, students are highly employable after they graduate.
University of Huddersfield
Incredible degree and I've found my dream job from this
Providing students with a modern and professional environment to learn and develop, the University of Huddersfield helps get students ready for the world of work. Many of our students have progressed into successful careers after accessing our gold standard teaching and inspiring facilities.
Business and management at UWE has great course content that covers a variety of fields. Great teaching and facilities.
Bristol Business School is one of the UK's leading university business schools. Developing students in the art of leadership, collaboration and enterprise, students will be ready to start a successful career in business after graduation. With help building connections with industry professionals, Bristol Business School has a 95% employment rate.
University of Gloucestershire
Studying International Business Management opens so many more doors has a wide variety of job prospects.
With an £18 Million investment, the University of Gloucestershire allows students the chance to engage with fellow professionals or develop and design innovative projects within their new facilities. Students will gain a real world experience within some of the UK's top business helping them gain employment post graduation.
University of Leeds
The Business School has really impressed me with its organisation and focus on employability at the end of our degree
Students are encouraged to develop independent learning, research and analytical skills at the University of Leeds and how to apply these in real life business situations. Graduates leave with a top degree and are targeted by some of the best graduate employers in the UK.
Sheffield Hallam University
With regards to the course content- you have different modules which cover all elements of business which is fantastic
At Sheffield Hallam University students take on business projects alongside major brands, undertake placements with global employers and are given the opportunity to work and study overseas. Students move into working with well known companies or SME's making Sheffield Hallam proud of where their students end up.
University of Hull
Very good course, has given me a lot of skills for the future.
Hull University Business School focuses on providing students with an authentic business learning experience, inspiring them to make a sustainable difference in business and society, and developing the skills and knowledge that ensure its graduates are ready to tackle the challenges of a rapidly changing world.
University of Kent
My course was really interesting
The University of Kent offers a leading business school with opportunities to develop skills and learn how to analyse business problems. They also learn how to identify solutions and are taught everything they need to know to make them ready to tackle business roles out of university.
“Courses that help students challenge convention and push boundaries”
Research is at the heart of Lancaster University Management School and has the power to transform lives. Our research-led teaching, coupled with deep connections with business, leads to critical thinking and better outcomes for our international community of students. The Management School is quadruple accredited by AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS and the Small Business Charter.
Nottingham Trent University (NTU)
Good course content and strong links with businesses for placements and graduate jobs.
Nottingham Business School is an EQUIS and AACSB accredited school. Focusing on innovative business education, Nottingham Trent University provides a personalised, experiential learning experience which will enhance students career and future prospects.
Brunel University London
This course totally suits my future prospects. I cannot wait to implement my business knowledge.
Creating the leaders of tomorrow, Brunel Business School offers students links to industry professionals enhancing their chance of employment after graduation. Broadening students portfolios of digital and professional skills, students will learn how to work within a highly competitive industry.
I was impressed with the level of support I received throughout the course of my degree
Loughborough University prides itself on supporting and nurturing the leaders of tomorrow and helping graduating students get ready for the real world. With prestigious alumni including the CEO of Music App Shazam and the founder of StudentCrowd, Loughborough University’s School of Business and Economics produces top talent.
Solent University, Southampton
"Best course with an amazing course leader and support from the other tutors"
A modern university shortlisted for THE University of the Year award 2019, Solent gives students access to some of the UK's most inspiring business leaders. With a focus on networking and practical experience, courses include the opportunity to work with real-world clients on live briefs, pitch ideas for top brands such as Mercedes-Benz and Ahmad Tea, and much more – all contributing to students’ employability and a first-class university experience.
University of Dundee
I feel that the lecturers go out of their way to get to know as many students as they can, and so that they can feel more at home during the course.
University of Dundee offer students the chance to consult on a live project as well as gain valuable experience during summer and short term placements. Students will learn a broad range of topics in their course including digital and business innovation.
University of Exeter
The business school is awesome.
The University of Exeter offers students an interesting and different approach to business studies. Ranging from management and the interrelationships between organisations and society at large, students are extremely knowledgeable when they graduate and move into the world of work.
Manchester Metropolitan University
Really enjoying the course. Looking forward to what else it has installed
Offering a modern and innovative business school, Manchester Metropolitan University offers students the chance to gain strong business skills. Aimed at getting them ready for the world of work, Manchester Metropolitan University provides students with the chance to learn how to adapt to change, assess the impact on stakeholders and learn how to take risks.
University of Chester
The university is great like the courses
With the students future in mind, the University of Chester offer strong industry links which helps bring the real world into the classroom and offer unrivalled work experience alongside their professional skills development.