The main focus of our business programmes is on the management of organisations. They examine the theories and methods behind management and explore the relationships between people, organisations and their environment with an international perspective. Business and Geography combines the study of purposeful organisations with the study of processes and patterns of human and natural systems on the earth's surface and their interaction. This programme reflects the global, dynamic climate of contemporary business and management, offering specialist courses in areas of business and geography. Our highly sought-after programmes are accredited by a wide range of leading business education organisations and professional bodies. We are in the top one per cent of business schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from international ranking bodies AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. The quality and breadth of our research was ranked 16th in the UK in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 power index. We increased the amount of our research rated world-leading or internationally excellent to 77 per cent. Leading graduate employers are involved across the curriculum.