The world’s greatest challenges cross disciplines and span continents. To solve them we need people who see things from different perspectives. At the University of Aberdeen Business School, students from over 120 nationalities come together to seek truth and spark change. We go beyond rigid thinking and traditional approaches, as we continue to drive change in the service of our community, our city, and our world.
From meeting global employers on live projects, to making international contacts that last a lifetime, the University of Aberdeen Business School provides students with the perfect environment to nurture their skills, network and build friendships that last a lifetime.
Our Business School is internationally recognised for its excellence in world-leading research, 81% of our research was classified as "world-leading and internationally excellent’ (REF, 2021). The Business School was ranked 7th in the UK for Accounting and Finance, 11th for Business Management Studies and 21st for Economics in the Guardian University Guide 2024. We were also ranked in the top 20 for Business, Management, Marketing and Accounting and Finance in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024.
Join us and let our ancient campus, leading academics, industry expertise, and diverse, collegiate spirit inspire you to find new answers to some of the world’s most challenging questions.
Experience what life is like for the 325,000 leading banks, corporations and government agencies around the world that use Bloomberg with our Bloomberg Finance Lab, giving you real-world experience that will enhance your career prospects.
We offer a number of postgraduate degrees with September and January start dates, for both full and part time study. You can find more details on each programme here:
Whether you want to improve your job prospects or even find a new career, take advantage of our professionally related online degree programmes that enable you to balance study around your work and home commitments.
The University and Business School sometimes offers seasonal scholarships and competitions to fund set PhD projects. You may be interested in finding out if any of the projects align to your interests.
Why Study Business at Aberdeen?
The opportunity to study with students and academics from 45 different nationalities in the Business School with 120 nationalities in the university.
We have 83,500 alumni across 192 countries. Some of our alumni work in top positions such as Head of Talent Brewdog, Chief Financial Officer for GSK, Former CEO for Aberdeen Standard Investments, and Chief Operating Officer for Hasberg Global Investors.
We are professionally recognised, and industry certified by the most prestigious accreditations bodies in the world for a wide range of our programmes. These include:
For all available funding, from general bursaries and discount scheme to discipline and country specific scholarships, within the University and externally, visit our funding database. (also remove Brewdog video)
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University of Aberdeen Business School
University of Aberdeen
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