The University of Liverpool Management School is one of an elite group of institutions worldwide to be AACSB Accredited, which represents the highest achievement for an educational institution and its college of business. Only five per cent of business schools worldwide have been awarded the accreditation.
AACSB Accreditation Standards require a high quality teaching environment, a commitment to continuous improvement, and curricula responsive to the needs of businesses. This achievement means that not only has the Management School met specific standards of excellence, but has also made a commitment to on-going improvement to ensure that the institution will continue to deliver high quality education to its students.
AACSB- Accredited Schools produce graduates that are highly skilled and more desirable to employers than other non-accredited schools.
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA): Exemptions for Accounting and Finance Programmes.
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA): Accounting and Finance BA has exemptions from up to twelve papers from CIMA examinations.
Business Management BA has full exemptions from CIMA’s Certificate in Business Accounting & partial exemptions from operational and management level requirements.
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW): MSc Accounting has exemptions from Professional Level examinations.
Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accounting (CIPFA): Exemptions for Accounting and Finance programmes.
Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC): Awarded to the MRes programme.
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM): MSc Marketing has a Graduate Gateway exemption from the Strategic Marketing module on the Level 6 professional qualification.
The University of Liverpool has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI®). More specifically the online MSc in Project Management abides by PMI® established quality assurance criteria and has been approved by the PMI to issue PDUs for the course modules.
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD): The Management School is now an approved CIPD Centre. MSc Human Resource Management is CIPD accredited. This applies to the Liverpool campus programme only.
Small Business Charter
The Small Business Charter recognises excellence in supporting SMEs through offering expert advice and training to help small businesses grow.
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS): Accounting and Finance BA has exemptions from five Tests of Competence
The latest REF was undertaken in 2014 and the Management School was ranked 27th out of 101 submissions in the UK for world leading and internationally excellent (4* & 3*) publications.
Institute of Export
BA and MSc International Business programmes are accredited by the Institute of Export (IOE)
FT Masters in Finance
The University of Liverpool Management School returned to the Financial Times (FT) Global Masters in Finance ranking for 2018.
FT Masters in Management
The University of Liverpool Management School entered the Financial Times (FT) Global Masters in Management ranking for 2018.
QS Global MBA Rankings
The University of Liverpool Management School ranks in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2018