The University of Exeter Business School is proud to be accredited by both EQUIS (EFMD Quality Improvement System) and AMBA (Association of MBAs). Such accreditation, each following a rigorous self-assessment process, provide assurance of our commitment to high standards of quality and the provision of an outstanding educational experience, subsequently enhancing the value of the degrees awarded to our students in a competitive global environment.

EQUIS - EFMD Quality Improvement System

EQUIS is the leading international system of quality assessment, improvement, and accreditation of higher education institutions in management and business administration. EQUIS is run by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and its fundamental objective is to raise the standard of management education worldwide. By studying at an EQUIS accredited school, students can be assured that they are part of a high-quality institution.

Association of MBAs (AMBA)

The Association of MBAs is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education. AMBA's accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA, DBA and MBM programmes.

Chartered Memberships
AACSB International

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business is a global, non-profit membership organisation of educational institutions, businesses, and other entities devoted to the advancement of management education.

Chartered ABS

Chartered Association of Business Schools

The Association of Business Schools (ABS) is the representative body and authoritative voice for all the leading business schools of UK universities, higher education institutions and independent management colleges.


The Academy of Business in Society

The Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) is a unique alliance of companies, business schools and academic institutions, committed to integrating business in society issues into the heart of management theory and practice.



An international, not-for-profit, membership organisation of business schools and corporations, based in Brussels, Belgium, with offices in Asia and the Americas.


Principles for Responsible Management Education

The mission of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative is to inspire and champion responsible management education, research and thought leadership globally.


Quantitative Techniques for Economics & Management Masters Network

QTEM, Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management, is an international network bringing together outstanding students, academic partners and international corporations.