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Adam Smith Business School

Apply now for postgraduate study at the Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Founded in 1451, the University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world. It includes among its alumni Adam Smith, the father of economics, after whom our business school is named.

Triple-accredited, the Adam Smith Business School is consistently ranked in the top 100 of business schools world-wide

Specialist Management

For those with a background in Management, our Specialist Management programmes include: Finance & Management, International Business, International Strategic Marketing, and International HRM & Development.

We are globally recognised for creating strategic thinkers, capable of understanding and solving complex business problems across industries. Through strong industry connections, a diverse selection of speakers and business events, our programmes embody Adam Smith’s legacy of making a positive impact on culture and society.

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Financial Technology

Glasgow is emerging as one of the UK’s leading FinTech hubs, and with our unique business network and industry connections, the Adam Smith Business School is leading the way.

Fast-moving trends in technology and banking have altered the landscape for those seeking to make an impact in the world of finance. Through inter-disciplinary learning, our programme will provide you with the skills and knowledge required by the organisations of tomorrow.

Master of Global Business

On our Master of Global Business (MGB) programme, you will study, travel and explore the world. Designed for recent graduates, this programme offers a truly global learning experience as you study at leading business schools in Glasgow, Bangkok and Victoria over 16 months.

Learning about the business context of each region, you will apply the business methods you have acquired by undertaking a major consulting project for an external organisation.

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Graduate Centre for Development Studies

Since 1983, our Graduate Centre for Development Studies has been creating world-changers who learn how to improve economic growth and reduce inequalities in the developing world. A focus on research-led teaching, students are equipped with the skills, critical thinking and values required to work as a development economist.

Providing you with intense and thorough training, we create graduates with directly applicable skills in the field of economic development.

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International Management & Design Innovation

Alongside the Glasgow School of Art, the Adam Smith Business School has developed a programme for those with a background in design wanting to gain business knowledge, or those with a business background hoping to develop their design skills.

International Management & Design Innovation will give you an understanding of how design is relevant to industry, and how it can drive social and economic development and innovation.

Management & Sustainable Tourism

As the impact of tourism becomes better understood, this programme provides you with the knowledge required to participate in and develop attractive culturally, environmentally and sustainably aware destinations.

Through addressing key issues and visiting popular tourist destinations, the theoretical skills you gain will by applicable in real-world scenarios, while direct engagement with industry allows you to embed this learning within the context of tourism research, practice and policymaking.

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