We are proud to be rated #1 in the UK for research in business and management studies (REF 2014). Our research pushes the frontiers of our understanding of the world, developing cutting-edge insights for practitioners. We collaborate with businesses, third sector organisations and policymakers across the globe to bring about real world impact.
Research within the department focuses on Organisational Behaviour, Information Systems and Innovation, Employment Relations and Human Resource Management, Public Management, Marketing, and Managerial Economics and Strategy. We foster interdisciplinary links between these areas, and with other leading academic departments across LSE, to develop new innovations in research.
Our teaching programmes prepare graduates for careers at the forefront of innovation, leadership and success in organisations across the globe.
We offer a cutting-edge portfolio of teaching programmes, tailored to meet the diverse needs of pre-experience students and professional executives from across the world. Our department has a tradition of innovation in business education, breaking the traditional business school mould and developing fresh approaches to teaching through academic excellence, critical analysis and the latest research in our field.
We sit at the heart of a leading social science institution, giving our teaching programmes a real world context in the social, economic and political environment in which organisations operate across the globe. Our students graduate with a unique understanding of real world business, enabling them to face future challenges in the fast-moving global environment, and setting them apart in the workplace as innovative, agile and strategic leaders.