Cardiff School of Management awarded BSIS label

Cardiff School of Management BSIS impact

We are delighted to announce that Cardiff School of Management, UK, has successfully completed the Business School Impact System (BSIS) assessment process and has been granted the BSIS label.  Addressing the school for this achievement, BSIS Director François Bonvalet remarked: “Warm congratulations to Cardiff School of Management for receiving the BSIS label, which recognises its…

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Business schools with purpose: Walking the talk on social impact

Business Schools with Purpose: Walking the talk on social impact", Societal impact

The increasing amount and severity of the recent years’ environmental, social, geopolitical, and economic challenges have undoubtedly influenced the minds of business school students and aspiring leaders. Current learners are progressively concerned about and aware of the complexity of challenges the world is facing, feeling the pressing need and desire to play their part, get…

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School of Economics and Management USTB Earns EQUIS Accreditation

EQUIS accreditation to School of Economics and Management at USTB

We are delighted to announce that the School of Economics and Management, University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB), China, has achieved EQUIS accreditation. Warm congratulations, and welcome to the EQUIS community! Alfons Sauquet, Quality Services & EQUIS Director, commented, ‘Congratulations to the School of Economics and Management at USTB on achieving EQUIS accreditation! Your commitment to…

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POLIMI School of Management awarded BSIS label

POLIMI Graduate School of Management awarded BSIS label, Impact

We are delighted to announce that POLIMI School of Management, Italy, has successfully completed the Business School Impact System (BSIS) assessment process and has been granted the BSIS label.  Addressing the school for this achievement, BSIS Director François Bonvalet remarked: “We congratulate Polimi School of Management for obtaining the BSIS label and welcome this institution…

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BSIS label awarded to the University of Pécs, Faculty of Business and Economics

University of Pecs Faculty of Economics and Business BSIS impact

We are delighted to announce that the University of Pécs, Faculty of Business and Economics (UPFBE), Hungary, has successfully completed the Business School Impact System (BSIS) assessment process and has been granted the BSIS label.  Addressing the school for this achievement, BSIS Director François Bonvalet remarked: “Congratulations to the University of Pecs, Faculty of Economics…

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EQUAL4EUROPE launches a handbook to promote gender equality

EQUAL4EUROPE handbook, gender equality

EQUAL4EUROPE developed good practices to promote gender equality in research and higher education institutions. The new manual summarises the main findings of the project after four years of work. The handbook by EQUAL4EUROPE offers a detailed report of the various stages of elaboration and implementation of an equality plan in research and higher education institutions, from the initial identification…

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Celebrating impact and sharing best practice

Manchester Metropolitan Business School BSIS celebration

Niall Cronin, Professor Jennie Shorley, Professor Liz Warren and Professor Hannah Holmes from the Manchester Metropolitan University’s Business School (MMUBS) reflect on the achievements in 2023. One of the highlights has certainly been evaluating and celebrating their impact through the Business School Impact System (BSIS), which is a testament to the pride they have for…

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Reflections from the 2024 EFMD Deans Conference

2024 EFMD Deans Conference Yolande Chan

The annual EFMD Conference for Deans and Directors General wrapped up after two and half days of thought-provoking discussions and networking in the charming and picturesque city of Amsterdam, Netherlands. As this year’s conference chair, it was an honour to steer this unique forum that brought together nearly 500 leaders in higher education from across…

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How are business schools prioritising student wellbeing?

student wellbeing

The wellbeing of students has always been important within business school communities. However, today, there is much greater awareness around mental health, and as a result, business schools are improving their services for their students and faculty. Business education PR experts Olivia Nieberg and Stephanie Mullins-Wiles from BlueSky Education explore further.  There are many reasons…

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What vision does Porto Business School’s Dean have?

Porto Business School Dean

José Esteves was appointed the new dean of Portugal’s Porto Business School at the start of 2023. A year on, we explore the motivations of this business school leader and dive into his background, as well as the challenges he’s faced so far. Can you tell us a bit about yourself, your background and your…

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