Liverpool Business School

An innovative and nurturing business school

We are an innovative business school, which nurtures talent and provides the knowledge, experience and contacts our students need to succeed in their specialist business areas.

We are proud to provide a first-rate teaching and learning environment backed by research and scholarship which is central to our School ethos, as is delivering practical business solutions to local, national and international businesses.

Athena Swan LogoThe School is committed to the advancement of gender equality through representation, progression and success for all, as evidenced by meeting the standard for the athena swan bronze award.

AACSB International –The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business logoLiverpool Business School is also a member of AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International is a global association of leaders in education and business dedicated to supporting and advancing quality business education worldwide.

"We’re an innovative business school based in the heart of Liverpool. We nurture talent and provide the knowledge, experience and contacts our students need to succeed. Our services for business deliver excellent and measurable results."

Dean of the Liverpool Business School -
Timothy Nichol

Our specialities and research

Research expertise

Our academics are tackling complex business issues and securing international acclaim through our research groups. Our research areas include:

  • Digital Marketing and Retailing
  • Tourism, Travel, Culture and Heritage
  • International Business Management and Strategy
  • Leadership Education and Development
  • Project, Operations and Workplace Management
  • Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Supporting business

For the past 40 years our business academics have also worked alongside the local business community. Liverpool Business School supports the business community by providing business education, alongside expertise and support through clinical business practice. We aim to have improve employability, boost workforce productivity and generate innovation and growth. The School engages with and supports business in multiple ways

  • Knowledge exchange, advice and consultancy
  • Supporting business growth by delivering leadership and management programmes at a range of levels, with bespoke courses designed to meet specific skills gaps within a business
  • Supporting employers and developing skilled graduates through student placements and consultancy projects delivered by students as part of our business clinic

Graduate skills

The world of business is changing rapidly. However, thanks to our outstanding, professionally-focused courses and our expert academics, our graduates have the knowledge, skills and confidence required to tackle the challenges of today’s workplace.

Business simulation tools, live projects delivered through our business clinic pages, work placements and practical assessments ensure that students gain a wealth of experience before graduating. Through our extensive business links, cultural partnerships and a dedicated placement support team, we equip our students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to stand out in competitive job markets.

£1.2 Million

invested in new Management Development Suite

Students have delivered projects to over 100 organisations through our business clinic

Our School has worked alongside businesses in the North West for 40 years