Lancaster University Management School has won the Times Higher Education Business School of the Year award.
At the awards ceremony in central London on 29 November, LUMS was commended by the judges for its “demonstrable, consistent and considerable impact locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.”
The Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED) at LUMS has won one of the Economic and Social Research Council's first 'Celebrating Impact' awards, in recognition of its outstanding impact on business.
LUMS is a triple-accredited, world-ranked management school, consistently among the UK's top five. Lancaster is among the few leading business schools to combine excellence in research with a student-centred campus, and a full spectrum of undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD and executive programmes. Leadership programmes for multinational companies and outreach provision for SMEs are of equal importance to our mission.
LUMS recruits students from all over the world, and we have partnerships with organisations across the globe.
Lancaster's business and management students are among the most satisfied in the UK - according to recent national student surveys. Discover what our innovative and flexible degrees, expert teaching and great campus environment can do for you.
LUMS specialises in customising solutions to organisations' needs for leadership and executive development in all sectors. Global leadership programmes include the Advanced Leadership Programme and International Masters in Practicing Management (IMPM) with guru Henry Mintzberg and our international partners.
LUMS’ business support has assisted over 1300 SMEs – both private sector and social enterprises – through the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED).
IEED offers comprehensive support – constantly developed to meet the changing demands of this sector.
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Lancaster University has been ranked 10th in the UK in a survey of the best student experience, ranked by students.
Research is at the heart of life at Lancaster. Three quarters of the Management School’s research activity is world leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour, and virtually all its research (95%) is of international standing.
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