Portsmouth Business School
Portsmouth Business School produces graduates with the expertise and entrepreneurial spirit to make lasting positive impacts on local and global economies, societies and the lives of individuals.
The School is home to our internationally-recognised research, which is helping entrepreneurs, small and medium enterprises (SMEs), governments and big business to find solutions to the challenges they face. Our commitment to small business is evidenced by our Small Business Charter Award. In 2018 alone, we worked with more than 300 small businesses on bespoke projects.
Our research is reflected in our teaching which is delivered by academic experts who have a great deal of professional and research experience. We nurture future leaders in business and management through an emphasis on experiential and active learning.
We also collaborate with local and international businesses and other organisations to give students access to placements, projects and degree apprenticeships.
Within Portsmouth Business School we deliver teaching and research within the following six subject groups. Find out more about each group below.
Our subject areas
Explore the undergraduate and postgraduate degrees we offer within the following subject areas.
Explore the research we're doing across the following research areas within Portsmouth Business School.
Our Accounting research focuses on 4 interconnected, collaborative and multidisciplinary areas of expertise. Within each topic, we're transforming our knowledge and expertise into action, and demonstrating the importance of a thriving accounting profession.
We're investigating the pressing issues facing organisations and governments – from how to encourage the growth of entrepreneurs and small businesses, to how to improve sustainability across industries, and implement new products and services.
We're looking into the health of the global economy, the wellbeing of individuals, the performance of big and small businesses, and using capital. Explore our finance research.
We're analysing existing and emerging business models and consumer segments to help businesses better understand their markets and how consumers buy products and services.
We're helping develop new and better transportation and maritime systems, showing how analytics can positively impact people around the world, and finding new ways to create more sustainable and efficient renewable energy.
Find out more
Explore the other Schools and Departments that make up our Faculty of Business and Law.