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Triple Accreditation

Triple accreditation, or the “Triple Crown”, is only achieved by a select few of the best business schools in Europe. Durham University Business School has the privilege of being accredited by the three most important accreditation organisations AACSB, AMBA and EFMD/EQUIS. 

Full-time MBA Rankings


1st (UK) 5th (Europe) 12th (Global)

Financial Times Global MBA - Value for Money (2023)




2nd (UK) 13th (Europe) 67th (Global) 

Economist Which MBA (2022)

9th (UK) 31st (Europe) 101st - 110th (Global)

QS Global MBA (2024)

2nd (UK) 4th (Europe) 10th (Global)

Corporate Knights Better World MBA (2023)



University student
AMBA accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA, DBA and Master’s degrees, currently accrediting programmes from the top 2% of Business Schools in more than 75 countries. Accreditation denotes the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education.

Durham University Business School
AMBA Accreditation

Online MBA Rankings


3rd (UK) 4th (Europe) 8th (Global)

Financial Times Online MBA Ranking (2023)


4th (UK), 7th (Europe)

QS Online MBA: Europe (2023)


Masters Rankings

13th (UK) 44th (Europe) 53rd (Global)

Financial Times Masters in Finance (2023)

11th (UK) 39th (Europe) 66th (Global)

QS World University Rankings: Masters in Finance (2024)

8th (UK) 38th (Europe) 51st (Global)

QS World University Rankings: Masters in Management (2024)

7th (UK) 24th (Europe) 32nd (Global)

QS World University Rankings: Masters in Marketing (2024)

3rd (UK) 12th (Europe) 22nd (Global)

QS World University Rankings: Masters in Supply Chain Management (2024)

5th (UK) 20th (Europe) 51st -60th (Global)

QS World University Rankings: Masters in Business Analytics (2024)






University student
EQUIS accreditation ensures a rigorous quality control, benchmarking your school against international standards in terms of governance, programmes, students, faculty, research, internationalisation, ethics, responsibility and sustainability, as well as engagement with the world of practice.

Durham University Business School
Equis Accreditation