Westminster Business School

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Westminster Business School
Motto Forward Thinking
Established 1838 - The Royal Polytechnic Institution
1992 - gained University Status
Type Public
Dean Prof. Barbara Allan
Students 4,000 [1]
Undergraduates 2,000 [2]
Postgraduates 1,500 [3]
Location London, England, UK
Website http://westminster.ac.uk/wbs

The Westminster Business School (WBS) is the business school of the University of Westminster. It is located at the Marylebone campus of the University in Central London, opposite Baker Street station and Madame Tussaud's. It is one of London’s leading centres for business education and has a large and diverse staff base with extensive business, consultancy and research achievements.

The School offers a range of full and part-time undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees via its six departments:

  • Business Information Management and Operations (BIMO)
  • Economics and Quantitative Methods (EQM)
  • Finance and Business Law (FBL)
  • Human Resource Management (HRM)
  • Leadership and Development (LD)
  • Marketing and Business Strategy (MBS)

The MBA degree is accredited by AMBA, the Association of MBAs, one of three globally recognised MBA accrediting bodies.

Courses at the Westminster Business School are accredited by the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), EFMD - The Management Development Network, Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).[citation needed]


Coordinates: 51°31′19″N 0°09′18″W / 51.5220°N 0.1549°W / 51.5220; -0.1549