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Stirling Management School’s reputation for excellence in Business and Management is reflected in our rankings. We’re rated among the top 10 Universities in the UK for Economics, Marketing and Human Resource Management, and the top 5 in Scotland for Business Studies, Accounting and Finance and overall research impact. Our close links with business and industry, range of professional accreditations and memberships with leading management education bodies help to ensure all our teaching is relevant in the real world and tailored towards your future success.

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Economics - 2nd in Scotland, Top 5 in the UK

The Guardian University Guide 2022

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Economics - 3rd in Scotland, Top 10 in the UK

The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022

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Marketing - 3rd in Scotland, top 10 in the UK

The Complete University Guide 2022

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With professionally focused courses across all business and management subjects, we have qualifications to suit every stage of your career. From undergraduate degrees, to our full-time accredited Master of Business Administration (MBA), our courses equip you with the knowledge you need to make a difference to businesses and organisations around the world.

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Your future career

Maximise your career after graduation by gaining the knowledge you need to make a difference to SMEs, family businesses and major global organisations.

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For more than 30 years we’ve been making a difference to organisations and professionals through our world-class executive management education.


Team Scotland cyclist graduates ahead of Commonwealth Games bow

Team Scotland cyclist graduates ahead of Commonwealth Games bow

Commonwealth Games-bound cyclist, Finn Crockett, took some time out the saddle this week – swapping Lycra for academic robes – as he graduated from the University of Stirling.

Success of Stirling business growth course

Success of Stirling business growth course

A Clackmannanshire businessman says he’s expecting a growth in turnover of £1.5 million in three years thanks to a business growth course delivered by the University of Stirling Management School.

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