Leeds University Business School

Infobox University
name = Business School
latin_name =

image_size = 250px
caption =

established = Formed from the School of Business and Economic Studies in 1997. Leeds University Business School (LUBS) has been a Faculty of the University since 2003.
staff = 118 cite web
url = http://www.leeds.ac.uk/about/facts_and_figures.htm
title = About the University ! Facts and figures
accessdate = 2007-01-01
author = University of Leeds
date = 2006-11-16
Dean: Professor Andrew Lock
students = 2000 cite web |url=http://www.hesa.ac.uk/holisdocs/pubinfo/student/institution0506.htm |title=Table 0a - All students by institution, mode of study, level of study, gender and domicile 2005/06 |work=Higher Education Statistics Agency online statistics |accessdate=2007-03-31]
undergrad = 1200
postgrad = 800 (550 Specialist Masters programmes, 70 MBA and 180 Research degrees)

city = Leeds
country = England
coor = coord|53.808|-1.553|display=title,inline|type:edu_region:GB_scale:5000
website = ["http://www.leeds.ac.uk/lubs"]

Leeds University Business School (LUBS), is an international business school in the University of Leeds, located in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.

Leeds University Business School is regarded as one of the best in the UK, with its MBA programme ranked among the top 50 in the world. The school's MBA programme was placed at 15th in Europe by The Economist in 2006. [cite web
url = http://mba.eiu.com/index.asp?layout=2002rankings
title = Which MBA
accessdate = 2007-08-23
author = "The Economist"
date = 2006-10-30
] In the Financial Times' Global MBA ranking for 2008, the Leeds MBA was ranked joint 48th in the World. [cite web
url = http://rankings.ft.com/global-mba-rankings
title = FT Global MBA Rankings
accessdate = 2001-01-28
author = "Financial Times"
date = 2008-01-28

Accreditation and Recognition

LUBS has gained recognition from two leading international management accreditors:

• AMBA [ [http://www.mbaworld.com/ The Association of MBAs is the advocate for the MBA ] ]
• EQUIS [ [http://www.efmd.org/html/Accreditations/cont_detail.asp?id=040929rpku&aid=041029wupz&tid=1&ref=ind EFMD ] ]

In addition , in numerous rankings and assesments, LUBS has been:

*Ranked 48th in the world's top 100 business schools (Financial Times Global MBA 2008)

*Ranked 52nd in the world (Which MBA? Economist 2007)

*International Business at LUBS ranked world’s number 1 for research, number 7 for teaching

*Ranked 13th equal for Business Studies (The Times Good University Guide 2007


The LUBS building is situated on the tip on the Western Campus of the University of Leeds, located convert|1|mi|km|1 north of the city centre of Leeds. It is within walking distance of both the city centre and Headingley, where many students live. It occupies the former buildings of Leeds Grammar School, together with purpose-built new buildings.

Degree Programmes


BA Accounting and Finance (UCAS: N420)

BA Accounting and Management (UCAS: NN42)

BA Accounting and Law (UCAS: MN14)

BA Economics (UCAS: L100)

BA Business Economics (UCAS: L112)

BSc Business and Financial Economics (UCAS: L111)

BA Economics and Management (UCAS: LN12)

BA Economics with Transport Studies (UCAS: L1N9)

BA Management (UCAS: N200)

BA Human Resource Management (UCAS: N611)

BA Management with Marketing (UCAS: N2N5)

BA Management with Transport Studies(UCAS: N2N9)----


PG Full Time Programmes

MA Accounting and Finance

MA Advertising and Design

MA Advertising and Marketing

MSc Banking and Finance

MSc Computing and Management

MA Diversity Management

MA Economics

MA Economics and Development

MA Economics and Finance

MSc Financial Mathematics

MA Human Resource Management


MSc International Finance

MSc International Business

MSc International Marketing Management

MSc Management

PG Part Time Programmes

MA Human Resource Management

MA Diversity Management


Members of the Faculty are at the forefront of major developments in basic and applied research across the fields of Business, Management, Accounting, Finance and Economics. Senior staff have held leadership positions and Committee membership with, or advised, major policy-making bodies and learned societies. These include the Academy of International Business (Professor Peter Buckley), the Academy of Management (Professor Gerard Hodgkinson), the Economic and Social Research Council's Training and Development and Research Grants Boards and the British Academy of Management (chaired by Professor Richard Thorpe.)

Subject groups

* Business and Management
* Finance
* Human Resource Management
* Marketing

Research areas

Within the School research activity is largely organised within the following broad Divisions:Accounting and Finance

*International Business
*Work and Employment Relations

ee also

* List of business schools in Europe
* Business school
* University of Leeds


External links

* [http://www.leeds.ac.uk/lubs Leeds University Business School]
* [http://www.leeds.ac.uk/ The University of Leeds]

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