School of Business and Economics

About us

Professor Stewart Robinson, Dean

Dean of the School, Professor Stewart Robinson

Welcome from the Dean

The School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University is a truly exceptional school. The quality of our teaching and the commitment of our staff, combined with the international standing of our research, are reflected in our position as a leading UK institution.

The School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University is an established and ever-evolving international player in research and teaching across business, management, finance, information management and economics.

Outstanding student experience

Studying at the School of Business and Economics is a fantastic experience. We are consistently rated as a Top-10 UK business school by national league tables and develop well-rounded, highly employable graduates at undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA, executive and doctoral level.

Loughborough is the only University to have been voted England's Best Student Experience for six consecutive years in the Times Higher Education league table. Whether you are an undergraduate, a Masters student or a delegate on our award-winning MBA, the time you will spend at the School of Business and Economics will shape who you will become in the most positive way.

World-leading research

Our research is comprehensive in scope and very highly regarded by academics and practitioners alike, with 75% of our output considered ‘world-leading’ or 'internationally relevant' (and 100% of our Information Management research rated 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent'), according to the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014). The research we do underpins all of our teaching, giving shape and substance to our courses and contributing to the outstanding and exceedingly relevant experience our students receive at Loughborough. Ultimately, our research matters.

Excellent international reputation

When coupled with the fact that Loughborough is among the Top 1% of business schools in the world to hold AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accreditation, the School of Business and Economics is committed to enhancing its already burgeoning international reputation at the forefront of management, business, information management and economics.