About Us

At Newcastle University Business School we drive excellence in teaching and research to create an opportunity for our students, staff and partners.

We are part of an elite group of Business Schools worldwide that hold triple accreditation from the three internationally recognised accreditation bodies: AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.

Our research is world-leading and we are ranked 14th in the UK for Research Power (REF 2014). We aim to lead distinctive interdisciplinary research and innovation in the Future of Work and Leading on Leadership, with demonstrable vibrant collaborations delivering new global perspectives and solutions.

We are a multi-disciplinary Business School that develops students of the highest calibre, preparing them to become business leaders of tomorrow.

Vision and Mission

Our vision, mission and values support our world-class staff and high flying students to expand fields of research and academic excellence and redefine the future of society and business.

Vision

Our vision is to be a globally renowned international Business School that delivers excellence in the Future of Work and develops leaders for a future they can shape.

Mission

We inspire new global perspectives in the Future of Work and Leading on Leadership through vibrant collaboration, and drive excellence in research, innovation and education to create an opportunity for our students, staff and partners to shape a responsible future for business and society.

Values

Excellence

Our commitment to enabling all staff to realise their twin ambitions of leading the way globally in their areas of research, practice and scholarly experience while also providing an outstanding educational experience for our students.

Creativity

Being creative and innovative to advance knowledge and engage with society to address global problems.

Impact

Working in partnership with governments, business, industry, the creative and cultural sector and community groups to identify the current and future challenges faced by society and to provide innovative ideas and solutions that will make a difference.

Our city

Newcastle is the cosmopolitan capital of the North East of England. Our student-friendly city boasts world-class sport, music, shopping, and arts right in the city centre. Newcastle is a thriving city and a top student destination and each year it attracts over 50,000 students from across the globe.

With affordable living, iconic architecture and great transport links, it's no wonder Newcastle was voted as a top 100 student city (*QS Best Student Cities 2018).

Newcastle University Business School

The Business School is situated within a £50-million development, providing cutting edge facilities, designed with our students in mind.

We are a centre point for a valuable network of regional, national and international thought leaders, alumni and leading professionals.

The School is a short walk from our city-centre campus, four university libraries and student accommodation.

Equipped with:

  • a flexible and dedicated event suite with panoramic views across the city
  • four large lecture theatres and 27 seminar/teaching rooms
  • a range of bookable meeting rooms for staff and student use
  • a multi-purpose space where students can combine study with socialising
  • a space for postgraduate research and MBA students to relax and network with staff
  • Wi-Fi throughout the building, plus three computer clusters housing approximately 120 PCs and dedicated Bloomberg terminals

Programmes taught in:
English

This school also offers:

MSc

Newcastle University Business School

Our Accounting, Finance and Strategic Investment MSc prepares you for a career in management accounting, financial planning or corporate investment. ... [+]

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Our Accounting, Finance and Strategic Investment MSc prepares you for a career in management accounting, financial planning or corporate investment.

Strategic planning is an organisation’s process of defining its strategy or direction and making appropriate decisions on the allocation of resources to best achieve its objectives.

The course contains significant elements of finance and management accounting. It provides the necessary tools for quantitative assessment of corporate performance and investment opportunities.

The course is for graduates who are looking to develop a career in:

management accounting financial planning corporate investment What you'll learn ... [-]
United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our innovative Advanced International Business Management Dual Award course is for those aspiring towards an international career in business management. ... [+]

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Our innovative Advanced International Business Management Dual Award course is for those aspiring towards an international career in business management.

On completion of this course, you will be awarded:

Advanced International Business Management MSc from Newcastle University International Business Management MSc from the University of Groningen

The course covers the main aspects of business in an international context, including:

strategic management and organisation managing across cultures financial management and financial risk economics and marketing What you'll learn

You will focus on the comparative analyses of countries, institutions and cultures. This is in context with the strategic decision-making of companies in an international environment.... [-]

United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
17 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our Banking and Finance MSc provides you with the skills and expertise to pursue a career in the banking and financial market industries. ... [+]

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Our Banking and Finance MSc provides you with the skills and expertise to pursue a career in the banking and financial market industries.

Worldwide growth in the financial services sector has increased the demand for professionals with specialist skills and competencies in banking and finance. This course is responsive to trends and issues in global financial services industries.

It features topics including:

retail banking investment banking investment management central banking What you'll learn

We will teach you how retail and investment banks function within financial markets. You'll also understand the role of other financial intermediaries.... [-]

United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our E-Business (Information Systems) MSc combines business strategies, leading technology, entrepreneurship and organisational behaviour. You will develop advanced busine ... [+]

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Our E-Business (Information Systems) MSc combines business strategies, leading technology, entrepreneurship and organisational behaviour. You will develop advanced business and technical skills to differentiate your career in the modern corporate world. This includes the strategic application of cloud computing, information security and other contemporary technologies.

On this course, you will study within two world-class schools at Newcastle University. Newcastle University Business School deliver the course in conjunction with the School of Computing Science, which is the number one school in the UK for research impact in society as listed by the British government.... [-]

United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship MSc meets the needs of knowledge-based, entrepreneurial and innovation-driven economies worldwide. ... [+]

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Our Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship MSc meets the needs of knowledge-based, entrepreneurial and innovation-driven economies worldwide.

The course explores the strategies and business processes that promote innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship in organisations.

Employers are increasingly looking to recruit enterprising and creative individuals. Our course looks to produce graduates who aspire to strategic roles within the private and public sectors. You will learn how to lead these organisations through innovative change.

If you intend to seek innovative, creative and entrepreneurial roles, then this course is for you. These include:... [-]

United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our International Financial Analysis MSc develops an in-depth understanding of financial reporting and management in the context of the international financial environmen ... [+]

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Our International Financial Analysis MSc develops an in-depth understanding of financial reporting and management in the context of the international financial environment.

The global economic crisis, high-profile banking failures and increased regulatory supervision have highlighted the importance of sound financial management and robust reporting. This course has been developed specifically to meet this need.

It provides you with the quantitative and qualitative skills of analysis. You will also understand how accounting and finance expertise may be successfully combined to assess corporate performance and valuation.

The course is aimed at management, business or economics graduates, who would like to gain more specialist knowledge of issues related to financial analysis. It is also suitable for non-business graduates with good numeracy levels who wish to develop financial skills and understanding.... [-]

United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
Part time
12 - 24 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc provides in-depth knowledge of the major areas that underpin operations and supply chain. You’ll learn how to im ... [+]

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Our Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc provides in-depth knowledge of the major areas that underpin operations and supply chain. You’ll learn how to improve business performance with an integrated approach to operations, logistics and supply chain management.

Organisations are constantly looking for ways to reduce costs, shorten production and distribution times and better manage risk. This allows them to develop and maintain a competitive advantage.

The course will suit those who wish to pursue a career in either operations or general management including:

operations, distribution and supply chain management consultancy logistics and transport management engineering, purchasing or quality management manufacturing management management accounting What you'll learn ... [-]
United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our Operations Management Dual Award engages you with the study of operations management. You will explore different business environments and cultural contexts. ... [+]

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Our Operations Management Dual Award engages you with the study of operations management. You will explore different business environments and cultural contexts.

On successful completion of the course, you will be awarded:

Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc from Newcastle University Technology Operations Management MSc from the University of Groningen

The course will suit those looking to develop the necessary specialist knowledge and skills to pursue careers in:

operations management technology management supply chain management general management consulting What you'll learn

You will learn how to:

analyse operations functions in different countries understand various institutional environments develop a sharp eye for operations management within multinational enterprises ... [-]
United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
17 months
Campus
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Newcastle University Business School

Our Quantitative Finance and Risk Management MSc will develop your understanding of generalist finance issues. You'll also develop specialist practical skills in quantita ... [+]

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Our Quantitative Finance and Risk Management MSc will develop your understanding of generalist finance issues. You'll also develop specialist practical skills in quantitative methodology and risk management.

Worldwide growth in the financial services sector has fuelled the demand for graduates with a sound understanding of generalist finance issues, combined with specialist skills in quantitative methodology and risk management. This course meets this demand. It builds on the Business School’s established strengths in economics and finance.

The course advances your understanding of the:

role of finance in a modern economy operation and behaviour of financial markets and investors ... [-]
United Kingdom Newcastle upon Tyne
August 2019
English
Full time
12 months
Campus
Read more in English
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