For Business

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AACSB Accredited
Association of MBAs Accredited

Leeds University Business School is an internationally renowned centre of business excellence, supporting and collaborating with organisations regionally, nationally and internationally.

We work with small businesses, large corporate organisations and public bodies through research, consultancy and executive education. In addition, academics are involved at government level to influence policy makers and business agendas.

Whether you are a small business looking to develop your staff, a larger organisation seeking to tap into our research expertise or a public sector body wishing to commission a student placement, the Business School has an established track record of translating research knowledge into practice.

The School holds a gold award from the Small Business Charter in recognition of our support to small businesses. Furthermore, the University of Leeds is part of the N8 partnership, the eight most research-intensive universities in the North, whose economic activity is worth a total of 12.2bn to the Northern economy with over 30,000 consultancies with business and other non-commercial organisations.

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Executive Education

Our Executive MBA, Small Business Programmes, Open Executive Programmes and Customised Executive Programmes help develop your people and address the challenges facing your organisation.

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Research and consultancy

We help ambitious organisations achieve operational and strategic goals through a range of consultancy and advisory services.

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Working with students

Tapping into our talent through student placements and projects is an opportunity to investigate your organisation’s challenges, while helping to develop the graduates of the future.

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Meet the team

Connect with our people across a range of disciplines and areas of expertise.

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10,000 Small Business Programme

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK programme is designed to provide high-quality business support to leaders of high-growth small businesses.

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Our Corporate Wisdom event series and other public engagement events welcome global business leaders discussing topical issues, and are an opportunity to network with the business community.

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