Executive Education

Rethinking Leadership

About Us

Hull University Business School offers a range of open and bespoke courses for professionals wanting to further develop their leadership and management skills and to transform their business. Our academic experts and professional associates draw upon world leading research and practical business experience to deliver high quality, impactful training for executives. We combine practical knowledge with an entrepreneurial mind set to ensure that participants on our programmes are equipped with the tools and attributes to build and grow successful organisations.

We are a leading UK business school with internationally recognised accreditations from the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). We’re dedicated to the development of responsible leadership for a complex world. Our aim is to inspire those who study and work with us to make a sustainable difference in business and society. Our independent accreditations (including the AACSB – held by fewer than 5% of the world’s 13,000 business programmes) place us in a select group of UK business schools. So our students can be confident about our commitment to providing an outstanding experience. And they can rely on the enduring value of a Hull University Business School degree in the global employment market.  

Professional Learning

Open Programmes

Hull University Business School regularly runs programmes, events and masterclasses for individuals looking to access the latest business thinking and practice.


Bespoke Programmes

We work with you to understand the challenges, objectives and goals in which you operate, so you can develop your individuals and teams in-company, at scale, to your own timetable, across multiple locations and in a format that suits you.


Hull Executive MBA

The AMBA-accredited Hull Executive MBA (EMBA) helps shape strategic and responsible leaders through a challenging, business relevant, and internationally recognised programme. The EMBA is also available as a Degree Apprenticeship.



Management and Executive coaching is a growing field of business development with organisation finding worth in supporting their staff to enhance their careers and become more confident and productive.


DECEDU Micro-Learning

Introducing DECEDU, the Hull University Business School’s new online platform for Professional learning for busy professionals. Learn online, on-the-go, on your smartphone or tablet, in 10 minute blocks, and earn yourself digital badges to accumulate into larger accreditations.


Our People

We are a hub of excellence that brings together a diverse group of academics and industry practitioners with extensive expertise and experience in various fields, particularly that of responsible leadership. They are passionate about sharing their knowledge and skills with professionals who want to enhance their career prospects, update their competencies, or pursue their personal interests.


Feature News

Hull University Business School has been ranked as one of the top 2% in the world after securing prestigious re-accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA).

It demonstrates the University Business School’s efforts to provide the highest-calibre teaching, curriculum and student interaction opportunities, with a focus on adapting the curriculum to meet the evolving needs of organisations both in the UK and globally.

Professor Stephen Hardy, Dean of the Faculty of Business, Law and Politics at the University of Hull, said: “The University is delighted that we have been reaccredited by AMBA which serves to evidence our Business School’s commitment to providing excellence in educating future business leaders.