Kent Business School

About Kent Business School

Kent Business School has over 25 years’ experience delivering first-rate business degrees at a top 20 UK university. Beyond academic excellence, our focus is to enhance the employability of our students through dedicated careers support, placement schemes and connections to industry.

We offer a range of leading courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level including our AMBA-accredited MBA. Delivered at the UK’s European university, our programmes are informed by our world-class research and international community.

Our mission

We are a research-intensive business school that produces rigorous and relevant knowledge which informs and impacts on the practice of management. Acting as an intellectual hub, we aim to develop innovative and sustainable approaches to management that address organisational and societal challenges. We are committed to developing employable, ethical and responsible graduates as well as managers and leaders who will make a difference.

Our vision

We aspire to be a centre of internationally excellent and world-leading research and a place of transformational learning. We are a research-led school that puts its students first, engages with the professions and plays a proactive role in the region.
We envisage KBS as an international school that attracts global talent and develops partnerships with leading international business schools.

We want to grow in size and calibre by extending our reach and by adding stakeholder value. Our strengths which set us apart from competitors are in employability and student experience. We also have the potential to offer a unique experience capitalising on our location at the heart of Europe, linking up the UK’s economic heartland and the world’s financial hub to Europe’s political and cultural centres.

Director of Kent Business School

Professor Martin Meyer

Director, Kent Business School

We are a top 20 UK business school, committed to excellence by providing world-class, thought-provoking Undergraduate and Master's programmes. We focus on professional skills and knowledge in specific areas of management, which are readily transferable to real-world applications.

We are dedicated to ensuring our students receive a quality international business education, through friendly and supportive academic and professional services staff, and a global outlook in a comfortable and conducive learning environment.

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Last Updated: 09/01/2017