European Business School London

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European Business School London
Type Business School
Established 1979
Dean Jane Houzer (Interim)
Students 900
Address Regents University London, Inner Circle, Regent's Park, London, United Kingdom
Campus Urban

European Business School London (EBS London) is a private Business School in Regent's Park in Central London. It is UK's oldest private business school and a constituent school of Regent's University London.[1][2]

EBS London offers a wide range of courses in the field of International Business Management and has a strong focus on Banking and Finance, which is also reflected by the fact that a third of its graduates pursue a career in that field.[3] Besides its focus on teaching, the university has a long-standing commitment to research and offers research degrees such as Mphil and PhD degrees.[4]

Around 900 students from over 85 nationalities make the faculty highly international. It also has as strong focus on languages, with 70% of its graduates being fluent in at least four languages. EBS has a strong representation of all nations especially Russian, Spanish, Italian and French.[5][6]


Founded in 1979, European Business School was an international institution with campuses in London, Paris, Frankfurt (Oestrich-Winkel) and Milan which had a pioneering influence on the European model of education. In 1985, though still co-operating and exchanging students, the EBS schools became independent. Each school kept the EBS name but added the city name after. European Business School London (EBSL), EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht and European Business School Paris are the remaining European Business Schools. EBS London is now the business faculty of Regent's University London and as such still affiliated with EBS Paris.[7]


Core of the undergraduate programme in the management field are the BA (hons) degrees in Global Management and International Business. Further undergraduate courses at the business faculty include a BA (hons) in International Events Management.

Master's level courses are available in the fields of general management, banking and finance, entrepreneurship and marketing, including a full-time MBA in International Business.[8]

MBA Programme[edit]

The MBA in International Business is a 12-month full-time programme. The EBS London MBA has been validated by the EQUIS and AACSB accredited Open University as associated organisation.[9]

A compulsory study period abroad is an element of the course. EBS London MBA students can choose from the following partner universities:


As the business faculty of Regent's University London a great variety of research degrees such as Mphil and PhD degrees are offered.[4]

Research active faculty members are involved in the Regent's Centre for Transnational Studies (RCTS),[10] the Centre for Banking and Finance (CBF), and the Institute of Contemporary European Studies (iCES),[11] which is organising the prestigious Jean Monnet and 'Europe in the World' lectures.

Partner institutions[edit]

EBS London has around 70 partner universities all over the world, notable institutions include the Université Paris-Dauphine and EDHEC in France, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management in Belgium, Copenhagen Business School in Denmark, Université Laval and John Molson School of Business in Canada, City University in Hong Kong, Pace University in the United States of America and the Fundação Getúlio Vargas in Brazil.[12][13] In 2008 EBS London became an official member of EBSI (European Business School International Group).[14]


European Business School London offers one full scholarship and two-half scholarships per year.[15][16]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Regent's University London – European Business School London". Masters portal. 2017. 
  2. ^ "European Business School London". Plekhanov Russian University of Economics. 2017. 
  3. ^ EBS Career and Business Relations Archived 19 February 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ a b "Regent's University Research". Regent's. 2017. 
  5. ^ EBS: Our Students Archived 25 January 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ "European Business School London". Educations. 2017. 
  7. ^ "European Business School London". Independent. 29 July 2011. 
  8. ^ " EBS London Postgraduate". de.scrbd. 2017. 
  9. ^ "European Business School TopMBA". topmba. 2017. 
  10. ^ "Regent's Centre for Transnational Studies (RCTS)". Retrieved 26 June 2018. 
  11. ^ The Institute of Contemporary European Studies Archived 1 February 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  12. ^ EBS: Academic Partners Archived 28 January 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  13. ^ "European Business School". Top MBA. 2007. 
  14. ^ "The FINANCIAL". Retrieved 26 June 2018. 
  15. ^ "European Business School London International Scholarship". ARMACAD. 9 March 2016. 
  16. ^ "Regent's University London – European Business School London International Scholarship". ABAC Study Abroad. 2016. 
  17. ^ "10 single billionaires". Retrieved 26 June 2018. 

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Coordinates: 51°31′33″N 0°9′18″W / 51.52583°N 0.15500°W / 51.52583; -0.15500