Hello, I am Helen Woodruffe-Burton, Professor of Marketing and Director of Edge Hill University Business School. It is my pleasure to welcome you to Edge Hill University Business School.

We are located in a state-of-the-art facility within the beautiful modern campus of Edge Hill University, which enables us to offer exceptional teaching and social space in a supportive learning environment. Our academic staff are drawn from a variety of backgrounds and bring with them a wealth of business and professional expertise, as well as academic qualifications. We work closely with a wide range of professional bodies and our courses carry appropriate professional accreditation, as a well as additional qualifications in some cases; all of which enhance student learning and add value to our degrees.

We are justly proud of our outstanding results in the National Student Survey (NSS); of our graduates and their success in gaining entry to their chosen careers; of our students and their achievements in regional and national competitions, and of our staff who are continually singled out for praise by the students they have taught and whose efforts are also recognised through student-nominated, University awards, and nominations for national teaching awards.

A degree from Edge Hill University Business School stands out because of our values and our achievements. This is illustrated through our Vision and Mission:


To be an excellent, professional and practitioner-focused, research-informed, Business School, known for the outstanding quality of our overall student experience and our commitment to empowerment, employability, enterprise, business and society.


To develop highly skilled and well qualified graduates with outstanding business acumen who have the knowledge, confidence, flexibility and skills to immediately become valued and successful employees.

Edge Hill University Business School offers our students and prospective students an environment to grow and develop. Student experience is enriched by our partnerships with some of the world’s leading universities, with key national, regional and local employers and businesses, and with the major professional bodies across our degree subjects.

My colleagues and I look forward to meeting and welcoming you to the Business School and helping you achieve your goals and realise your ambitions.

Professor Helen Woodruffe-Burton – Director of the Business School

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