University of Edinburgh Business School Rankings

The University of Edinburgh Business School is part of the University of Edinburgh and is one of the best ranked business schools in the world. It offers a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and executive education programmes in business and management, including the MSc in Banking and Risk, MSc in Financial Management, MSc in Accounting and Finance, MSc in Human Resource Management, MBA, and so on.

The Business School has received accreditation from a wide range of leading business education organisations and professional bodies. The Edinburgh MBA programmes have been accredited by AMBA. It also holds accreditation by EQUIS, which is operated by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

The University of Edinburgh Business School is a partner institution of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA©) Institute. The MA degree with Accounting is fully accredited by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. The School is also recognised as a Centre of Excellence in the provision of postgraduate education in finance and investment by the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).


- University of Edinburgh's Business School MBA moved up 5 places from 88th to 83rd in the FT Global MBA Rankings 2012. It was ranked 10th in the UK, 19th in Europe and 83rd in the world.

- The Business School MBA was ranked 13th in the UK, 24th in Europe and 88th in the world by the Financial Times (2011). This is the 11th consecutive year that the Edinburgh MBA features in the global top 100.

- The University of Edinburgh Business School was ranked 16th in the UK and 49th in Europe, according to the annual FT European Business School Rankings released on 5 December 2011.

- The Masters in Management programme was ranked 10th highest in the UK and 57th highest in the world in the FT rankings (2011).

- The Masters in Finance and Investment was the 25th highest ranked finance masters programme in the world (FT 2011).

- University of Edinburgh was ranked 20th in the world in QS World University Rankings 2011.