20 Best MBAs for sustainability 2018
Corporate Knights 2018 Top 40 Better World MBA ranking rates Nottingham University Business School among the global top 20 for sustainability education.
Nottingham gained 11 places on its 2017 position, to place 18 globally and 4 in the UK in the final ranking.
The 16th annual ranking measures the integration of sustainability themes in core MBA courses, faculty research, and centres and institutes dedicated to sustainable development.
The only annual ranking of MBA programmes' sustainability performance
141 business schools in 25 countries were assessed for the ranking, which takes data from publicly available sources.
Dean of the Business School, Professor Jim Devlin, said:
"It is gratifying that our significant rise in this year's Corporate Knights MBA ranking reflects Nottingham University Business School's long-standing leadership in sustainability education and research.
We take seriously our responsibility to educate future business leaders about the importance of ethical and responsible business practice, so all our MBA students take a course in Sustainable Decisions and Organisations where they focus on the various roles of business stakeholders working together towards economic and environmental sustainability.
We are proud that Nottingham was among the first UK business schools to be awarded Champion status by the United Nations Principles of Responsible Management Education (UN PRME) and we take an active role in providing students with the skills and opportunities to act on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals."
See the full top 40 Corporate Knights ranking.
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Posted on Tuesday 13th November 2018