Welcome from the Dean
Kingston Business School is an innovative, international and culturally diverse Business School, focused on excellence in learning, teaching and research. Our research was ranked among the top of modern universities for Business and Management in the last Research Assessment Exercise. Even more important to you, our learning is of high quality, as our programmes are internationally renowned and accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
We offer you a comprehensive and professionally-relevant set of undergraduate, graduate and executive courses. Kingston Business School is dedicated to student achievement, engaging and interacting with practice and pursuing world-class research.
The teaching environment is key to providing you with a fulfilling and exciting learning experience. Your learning at Kingston Business School is designed to ensure that you are well equipped to meet the challenges of practice and studying at a high level. We are based in London, an important centre of UK, European and Global management and business. The London location, in combination with our excellent management education, offers you many future employment opportunities. Our alumni can be found in senior management positions all over the world in a variety of different companies. Kingston University has been nominated for “Entrepreneurial University of the Year” and boasts the largest number of start-up companies of any university in the United Kingdom.
Kingston Business School is home to the new business school building and is set on the wonderful Kingston Hill campus. This is a beautiful and safe campus with excellent student and learning facilities. The campus is host to a first class Learning Resources Centre and has a wonderful campus feel. Academic staff members in the Business School are professional and supportive of your management education and achievements, and we pride ourselves on the importance given to your learning journey.
We hope you find everything you are looking for at Kingston Business School for your future career and look forward to welcoming you on campus.
Professor Ron Tuninga
Dean, Faculty of Business and Law
Welcome from the Associate Dean
Our mission at Kingston Business School is to help our students create and unlock opportunities so that they can make an important contribution to the world as individuals and as leaders in business and management. The School has over 3,000 students, with around 2,500 studying for bachelor degrees, 600 plus masters students, and 60 students on our doctoral programme. Our students are drawn from over 80 countries and our teaching faculty come from 25 countries, making Kingston a truly international experience. The mix of nationalities and cultures makes for a diverse and vibrant academic community.
Studying at Kingston Business School will prepare you for a wide range of careers through the courses we deliver, as well as the work placement (internships), projects, and study abroad opportunities that we offer. Our portfolio of bachelor and masters courses is among the most comprehensive in London and includes accounting, finance, banking, international business, marketing, human resources management, logistics, and business IT. We also deliver Kingston programmes in Moscow, Mumbai, Singapore and Greece and we have partnerships for student exchange, faculty exchange, and research with other business schools around the world. Almost anywhere you go in the world today, another Kingston Business School alumnus is not far away.
At Kingston Business school we pride ourselves on the quality of our programmes and teaching and also the quality of our graduates. As you will see from our website, our courses are accredited and endorsed by many professional institutions and we are one of only 22 UK university business schools to hold 2 or more business school accreditations. For the past four years, Kingston University has been the top UK university for graduate business start-ups, with most of those start-ups emanating from Kingston Business School. All this is underpinned by high quality research and scholarship as evidenced by the last Research Assessment Exercise (joint 35th in the UK). There is so much to Kingston Business School, so come and experience it for yourself.
Dr Stephanie Morgan
Associate Dean, Education, Faculty of Business and Law