Consistently ranked as one of the top 50 institutions in the world for Banking research (RePEc)
We are consistently ranked as one of the top 50 institutions in the world for Banking research (RePEc, as of October 2019). Students are attracted by our reputation for high quality and expertise, particularly in the area of Banking and Research, in which Bangor is a leading European centre with one of the largest PhD schools of any business school in the UK.
As the first UK university to introduce an MBA in Banking and Finance, and now offering the country’s first combined MBA and Chartered Banker status, Bangor Business School is a progressive institution dedicated to academic excellence. By partnering universities worldwide and engaging with business, industry and external organisations, we offer a broad dimension to academic disciplines, enhancing the academic environment for both staff and students.
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, 77% of the research undertaken by Bangor University was rated in the top two tiers of research quality, ahead of the average for all UK universities. Bangor Business School was ranked in the top 25% in the UK for Business and Management research (REF 2014 research intensity index).