Bayes Business School

USD 10,000 - USD 63,900 loan size
up to 20 years loan term

Courses we support

MSc Innovation, Creativity and Leadership
MSc in Financial Mathematics
MSc in Insurance and Risk Management
MSc in Quantitative Finance
MSc in Finance
Modular EMBA
MSc in International Business
MSc in Management
MSc in Business Analytics
MSc in Entrepreneurship
MSc Energy, Trade and Finance
MSc in Real Estate
MSc in Corporate Finance
MSc in Actuarial Science
MSc in Marketing Strategy and Innovation
MSc in Investment Management
MSc in Actuarial Management
MSc in Real Estate Investment
MSc in International Accounting and Finance
MSc in Mathematical Trading and Finance
MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance
MSc in Banking and International Finance
MSc in Digital Supply Chain Management
MSc in Corporate Risk Management
MSc in International Accounting and Finance with Management
MSc in Actuarial Science with Business Analytics

About the school

The Bayes Business School is a leading management school under the city, University of London. The school has a legacy of more than 50 years of making young business leaders ready for the world. The school offers 30 master's programmes across finance, marketing, real estate, entrepreneurship, energy, shipping, actuarial science and management.

The school is supported by world-renowned faculty members, business practitioners, policymakers, and academic experts who provide innovative teaching via a mix of theoretical and practical approaches. The schools boast a diverse and inclusive environment enabling from varied backgrounds to come together and share views. Today, Bayes Business School is the 5th Best School in MSc in Finance in the UK and the 50th Best school globally for MSc in Management.

Location of the School

The Bayes Business School is located in the city of London. The city stands on the River Thames in southeast England.

Life at the Bayes Business School

Life at the Bayes Business School is diverse, with people from more than 100 different countries, giving the students a rich learning experience and social life. The school provides state-of-the-art facilities such as the 200-seater auditorium, where various public lectures occur. The school also houses seminar halls, lecture theatres, and syndicate rooms. The campus also houses Bloomberg and Reuters dealing room which enables students to get hands-on experience in commodity and derivative trading. The school also has a massive library and computer centre comprising 30,000 books and 3,000 journals at the Cyril Kleinwort Learning Resource Centre.

The campus also houses the City University Student Centre, where students can access multi-functional spaces equipped with audio-visual aids. The school also offers various housing facilities, from shared accommodation to private ones.

Students can also join different clubs and organisations based on their interests. Clubs are an excellent way to network with people and learn management and organisational skills. This also provides ample networking opportunities. Students also take part in sports-related activities.

Additional benefits of studying at Bayes Business School

Bayes is only one of the few schools across the globe that have received the Triple CrownEFMD Quality Imporvem Accreditation from the EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), and the Association of MBAs (AMBA). Obtaining and maintaining these certifications demonstrates the quality of education students get at the school.

Furthermore, the students who graduate from the school make substantially more after five years of study completion, in comparison to other universities in the UK. Thus, the students are equipped with soft and technical skills, preparing them for the world. Moreover, post-completion of students, students become part of the massive network of more than 46,000 alumni, boosting the chances of career opportunities.

London campus



City Population

8,799, 800


Southeastern England


Oceanic climate

Nearest Airport

London City Airport or Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Time Zone

Greenwich Mean Time

Fast facts

Triple Crown Accreditation from EQUIS, AACSB, and the AMBA

3rd Best School in London as per the FT European Business School Ranking 2022

Ranked 5th in the UK for Business and Management Research by the Research Excellence Framework 2021

Ranked 7th in the UK and 17th in Europe for Full-Time MBA by Poets and Quants 2022-2023 International MBA Ranking

Ranked 3rd globally for their full-time MBA degree in Corporate Strategy by Financial Times Global MBA ranking 2021.

Admissions criteria

While applying for a graduate program at the Bayes Business School, you must fulfil the following criteria to be eligible for admission:

  • Bachelor’s degree: The applicant must have a bachelor's degree from a nationally accredited or overseas institution. Some master’s programs may require previous study in a particular program.

  • GPA requirements: The applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.1.

  • Official transcripts: Students must submit the original and certified English transcripts/interim transcripts from all the institutions attended:

  • Personal statement

  • CV or resume

  • The grading system of the university

  • Final year module if you are still pursuing the course

  • Confirmation of the professional qualification/exemptions/passes

  • A-level certificates (if required) .

  • References: The applicant needs to submit 2 references .

  • GMAT Scores: It is recommended to provide a GMAT score. A score of 600 is considered good, with a 50% percentile in each section.

International students must submit a language test score to certify their English proficiency. - Minimum score needed in the Internet-based TOEFL (iBT): 100 with a minimum of 25 in Writing and not less than 23 in all the other section - Minimum score needed in PTE Academic: 69, with a minimum of 62 in writing and 60 in any other section - Minimum overall band score needed on the IELTS Academic: 7.0 with a minimum band of 6.5 in writing and 6 in other sections. Additionally, Msc Marketing Strategy & Innovation requires 6.5 across all sections

Moreover, students who are non-native English speakers but have been pursuing education in the UK for the last 3 years may not have to undergo the test from certain countries that have waiver eligibility

For more information and any revisions to this information, please visit the school's admissions and financial assistance websites.

Job placements

Bayes Business School provides abundant career opportunities throughout the course duration to set the right career trajectory. The school has a dedicated Bayes Career and Professional Development Center that provides training and guidance to the students that help them become employable.

Moreover, the students have access to Bayes Career Online, which is a personal management tool that helps students see upcoming career events and workshops. It also allows them to book one-on-one appointments, apply for jobs and internship opportunities, make resumes, and prepare for interviews with the help of V-Mock.

The MSc Job Fair is also organised on the campus. It is organised in the first term when more than 70 companies come to the campus interested in recruiting from the school. Several company events are also organised to enable active networking.

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Last updated: 11 Oct 2023

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