World leading research

A recent study shows Leeds is placed no.1 in the world for International Business research, based on academic affiliation for the period 2006 – 2020.

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We're proud of our academics and postgraduate researchers. Their successes are a testament to the internationally renowned research and scholarship being undertaken in international business here at Leeds.

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International Business Department

International Business Department

As a world-leading centre for international business, we produce outstanding and impactful research. Drawing upon our research and scholarship, we provide students an exceptional educational experience, offering skills and capabilities for competing in the global economy. Our research and teaching add continuous and sustainable value to business and society. 

International Business Mission Statement

Our teaching

We contribute to a range of undergraduate, masters and doctoral programmes at Leeds University Business School.