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School for Business and Society

Leading the way for social and economic progress

Our new School is uniquely placed to lead business and public policy action to tackle complex social and environmental issues and deliver sustainable inclusive growth.

We're combining and amplifying strengths in responsible business management, social and public policy, social work and public management, to create an environment that will help develop the ethical leaders of tomorrow.

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Preparing you to make a difference from day one in your future career.

We offer courses across a broad range of subjects, including Management, Finance, Accounting, Human Resource Management, Marketing, International Business, Social and Public Policy, Criminal Justice, Public Management and Social Work.

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Research and innovation


Delivering impactful interventions across business and society to build a more sustainable and inclusive society.

Our new interdisciplinary School brings together a groundbreaking combination of disciplines. We'll deliver real societal impact through research which looks at key debates in public policy, business and society.

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External engagement

Helping a wide range of organisations to succeed.

We're collaborating with partners across business, public and third sectors to ensure they are successful and sustainable. In parallel, we're working with managers and policymakers to help organisations build more sustainable communities, fairer societies and positive environmental outcomes.

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As a tool, artificial intelligence is already amplifying human decision making and allowing us to extend our cognitive capabilities. But where will this take us in the future?

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