5 Best Business schools in Edinburgh

Below is the list of best universities in Edinburgh ranked based on their research performance in Business. A graph of 282K citations received by 8.88K academic papers made by 5 universities in Edinburgh was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Edinburgh

For Business

#1 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1583

2. Heriot-Watt University

For Business

#7 in Scotland
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1966

3. Edinburgh Napier University

For Business

#10 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
56%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1992

4. Queen Margaret University

For Business

#13 in Scotland
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2007

5. Scotland's Rural College

For Business

#16 in Scotland
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2012

Universities for Business near Edinburgh

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
50 University of Stirling 38
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Stirling
50 University of St Andrews 65
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St Andrews
58 University of Dundee 51
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Dundee
59 Abertay University 108
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Dundee
66 University of Strathclyde 23
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Glasgow
66 Glasgow Caledonian University 64
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Glasgow
68 University of Glasgow 26
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Glasgow
78 University of the West of Scotland 91
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Paisley
147 Newcastle University 27
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Newcastle upon Tyne
148 Northumbria University 46
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Newcastle upon Tyne