Accreditation

Accreditation

Aston Business School is among the elite 1 per cent of business schools worldwide with triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS, the leading accreditation bodies for business schools in the UK, US and Europe.

  • Recipient of Royal Charter from Queen Elizabeth II on 22 April 1966
  • Top 30 in the UK for Student Experience (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016)
  • Aston has QS Stars for Excellence
  • Top 80 in the World for Employability, according to QS Graduate Employability Rankings
  • Aston has a 100 per cent rating for Research Impact — Research and Excellence Framework
  • Six postgraduate programmes ranked in the Top 50 in Europe — Eduniversal Best Masters 2016
  • One of only three business schools in the UK to earn the Gold Level Small Business Charter Award


Aston’s MBA is:

  • Top 20 in the World (QS Distance Online MBA Rankings 2016)
  • MBA ranked No. 1 in the UK and in Top 3 in world for ROI (The Economist 2014)
  • Top 10 University in Online MBAs Global MBA Rankings (CEO Magazine 2016)


Accounting and Finance Highlights:

  • MSc Accounting & Finance is fully accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Several modules accepted by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and/or the ACCA
  • Ranked in the Top 40 Eduniversal Best Masters 2015-16 across the UK and Western Europe


Business and Management Program Highlights:

  • Aston is in the Top 100 for Business and Management Studies (QS World Rankings 2015)