Adam Smith Business School Awarded EQUIS Accreditation

School is the third in Scotland to become triple-accredited

The University of Glasgow's Adam Smith Business School has been awarded EQUIS accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

With the new accreditation, the school is now "triple-accredited;" that is, it has accreditations from EQUIS, AMBA, and AACSB.

Along with the University of Edinburgh Business School and Strathclyde Business School, Adam Smith becomes the third business school in Scotland to be triple-accredited. Less than one percent of the world's business schools are triple-accredited.

In total, EFMD has awarded EQUIS accreditation to some 156 business schools across 40 countries.

To become accredited by EQUIS, business schools must undergo a rigorous review and improvement process, involving a self-assessment, a peer review, and an evaluation. 

Read more on the University of Glasgow news release announcing the EQUIS accreditation.

On FIND MBA, you can also see a complete list of EQUIS-accredited business schools offering MBA programs, read about why MBA accreditation is important, and read about MBA programs in Scotland.


Image: "Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum from the University of Glasgow Tower" by DavidMcKenzie / Creative Commons (cropped)

Comments


Related Business Schools

Edinburgh, United Kingdom 29 Followers 222 Discussions
Glasgow, United Kingdom 15 Followers 95 Discussions
Zurich-Airport, Switzerland 1 Follower 2 Discussions

More MBA News

Feb 08, 2021

The Financial Times Publishes Global MBA Ranking for 2021

Feb 08, 2021

More MBA News

MBA Articles

How to Secure a Competitive MBA Place

Mar 26, 2021

It’s a record year for MBA applications, driven up by coronavirus. But that means competition for a place is intensifying

More MBA students are Studying Closer to Home in the Pandemic

Mar 17, 2021

For some, localization undermines the cosmopolitan experience of business school

Green is Good: MBA Programs are Teaching Sustainability and Responsible Business

Mar 10, 2021

Demand is driven by a new generation of students and employers who are (sometimes) placing purpose on a par with financial gain

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists