2003 to date - Triple Accreditation
Aston Business School is part of an elite group of global business schools who hold the gold standard of ‘triple-crown’ accreditation.
Aston Business School is committed to maintaining the quality of its courses and in 1999 formed the ABS Advisory Board and Undergraduate Advisory Panel to ensure that they were rated excellent. The first of its triple accreditations was also achieved – EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System) in the same year.
In 2003 – Aston gained AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accreditation.
AMBA accreditation (The Association of MBA’s) was awarded in 2015. The Aston MBA is one of the longest established MBA programmes in the UK, and one of the first to achieve AMBA accreditation and in 2018 the programme celebrated 40 successful years.
2006 - Aston Business School Building
In 2006 we saw a £20m extension to the Nelson Building which is now called the Aston Business School Building which includes a dedicated MBA suite.
2008 - 60 years at Aston
In 2008 Aston Business School celebrated its 60th birthday and named two of its lecture theatres after Adrian Cadbury and Susan Cadbury in recognition of their long association.
2017 - Aston Law School
The School’s department of Law became Aston Law School, sitting within Aston Business School.