Integral to Durham University
Durham University Business School is one of four faculties at Durham University. At over 180 years old, our University is a globally outstanding centre of teaching and research excellence, a collegiate community of extraordinary people, in a unique and historic setting. Durham is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK’s leading research universities and is consistently ranked among the top universities world-wide.
Durham University Business School
Founded in 1965, our Business School is one of the longest established in the UK and one of an elite group of institutions worldwide to be accredited by all three major bodies – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). Our research is internationally renowned, both for its academic rigour and the benefits it brings to society. Our people make the School one of the most respected in the UK. Their global experience, outstanding research insight and real business connections keep us at the leading edge.
Accreditations and rankings
Our Business School is triple accredited and ranked Top 50 in Europe in the Financial Times European Business School Ranking 2021. Visit our website for more rankings.
Taught by a world-class faculty and supported by international-quality research, our intensive one-year, full-time Masters programmes will help you develop the analytical and practical skills employers value. Our portfolio of Masters programmes includes Accounting, Business Analytics, Economics, Finance, HRM, Marketing and Management. In most cases you do not need to have studied the subject previously. Search our Postgrad.com entries or visit our Masters pages.
The Durham MBA is designed to provide you with everything you need for success in the business world: agile analytical thinking, global awareness and strong communication skills. With close connections to many leading organisations, we are both informed by and immersed in the dynamic commercial landscape. Full-time, Executive (part-time) and Online routes are available. Search Postgrad.com or visit our MBA pages.
Combine rigorous academic theory with research to influence the world of business and make a unique contribution to your field of study. Learn more here about PhD study.
Executive doctoral programmes for motivated, high achievers who want to develop their research, analytical and critical thinking skills to the highest level. Read about the DBA here.
Generous scholarships are available for our Masters and MBA programmes. Early application is encouraged for 2023 entry. Find out more on our Scholarships page.
Facilities – Supporting your studies
We have all the resources you’d expect from a leading business school - from the latest IT and library services to a virtual learning environment. Our colleges offer a wide range of societies, social and cultural activities, and reasonably priced accommodation, providing support and a sense of belonging during your time in Durham.
A great place to live
Just a three and a half hour train journey from London, and breath-taking countryside and coastline on our doorstep, our compact, friendly City is home to Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral - together designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’ll enjoy a fantastic student lifestyle here, in lively surroundings with a superb choice of events and entertainment. Read more about Durham City here.
Durham University Business School
Mill Hill Lane
Durham, DH1 3LB
Web address: durham.ac.uk/business