Case study - Saïd Business School
APM Academic Accreditation case study
As an integrated part of Oxford University, Saïd Business School blends the new with the old. It is a vibrant and innovative college offering cutting-edge programmes to meet today’s global business challenges. It is also able to draw on the 800-year heritage and resources of a world-class university with a tradition of leadership development.
Founded in 1996, Saïd Business School is now regarded as one of the highest-ranking of its kind in the world, with a reputation for entrepreneurship and innovative business education. Through programmes and ideas with global impact, the aim is to educate people for successful business careers.
It is international and outward-looking, with participants coming from more than 50 countries. Saïd Business School also carries out ground-breaking research to benefit and transform individuals, organisations, business practice and society. The philosophy is ‘to be a world-class business school community, embedded in a world-class university, tackling world-scale problems’.
Executive development programmes include an MBA, Executive MBA, a number of specialist MScs, a portfolio of custom solutions and open programmes, and accredited diplomas for executives. Within the School is the internationally-acclaimed Major Projects Leadership Academy, the only one of its kind and specifically established to meet the need for major project leadership within the UK Government’s Civil Service.