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The Business Schools

As an EMBA student you will learn from professors at both Durham and EBS. This internationally experienced group of outstanding academics and business practitioners will advance your knowledge and skills to ensure you perform at the cutting edge of your profession. In an intimate setting you will discuss, question, and explore business theory, tools and frameworks, and learn to apply your new business knowledge and skills.

About Durham University Business School

Durham Business School at night

Durham University Business School, one of the first university business schools in the UK, was established in 1965 and is proudly integral to Durham University, the third oldest in England and firmly established within the top 10 universities in the UK.

Through its triple accreditation with AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS, the School is recognised among an elite group worldwide. All our programmes combine academic excellence and incisive research with exceptional global business connections. We work with partners around the world to push boundaries.

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Enjoy the short 20-minute taxi ride from Newcastle Airport or arrive by railway on the main east coast line with direct links to London and Edinburgh.

Around Durham campus

Durham City, in the North East of England, is rich with history and heritage. The Durham World Heritage Site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1986 and includes Durham Cathedral and Castle.

About EBS Universität

EBS Universität campus with groups of students

EBS Universität is one of the oldest privately-owned universities in Germany - aligned for competence, excellence network since 1971. Under the umbrella of the private, state-recognised EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht, EBS offers a unique portfolio consisting of Bachelor’s, Law, Master’s and Doctoral programmes as well as first-rate executive education for working professionals. EBS is renowned for excellent research results together with a strong focus on practical use. In 2016, the EBS became part of the non-profit foundation SRH.

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Around EBS Universität campus

Take the opportunity to explore historic sites, the local cuisine and famous wineries of the “Rheingau”, one of the most historic regions of Germany. The EBS “Schloss” campus, directly overlooks the Rhine River and is surrounded by its own vineyards. The Upper Middle Rhine region was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002. Frankfurt Airport and 15 minutes from Wiesbaden, it is easy to reach by car or train.