Rankings & accreditation

Ranked by the FT

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The Management MSc is ranked 73rd in the world by the Financial Times in their list of the top Masters in Management programmes. 


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The Management MSc is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), enabling you to graduate with two qualifications.


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The MSc in Management is fully accredited by the Association of MBAs.


Featured accreditation: The Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

The Management MSc is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), enabling you to graduate with two qualifications:

  • The Management MSc degree
  • The CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership

During your studies at LUMS, you will also receive a number of additional benefits from CMI:

Affiliate membership of CMI

Provides access to a wide range of benefits to support your learning and development

ManagementDirect – CMI’s online leadership and management portal

Provides access to thousands of resources including practical and cutting edge research, videos, checklists, e-learning, and publications.


Access to skills development webinars that build key skills employers are looking for.

CMI mentoring scheme

Obtain guidance and support through ‘CMI Achieve’, the CMI’s mentoring programme designed to provide practical support to managers and leaders at all levels of their career, including students. The scheme is unique in that its focus is on improving management and leadership skills and offering advice on career planning and interview techniques.

Guest lectures

CMI members will deliver occasional guest lectures, providing an insight into the practical application of management and leadership topics. Speakers range from industry leaders to recently graduated managers, bringing different perspectives on the challenges faced by the modern day manager.


Frequent CMI events around the UK will enable you to make valuable business contacts. In addition, interacting with Regional Boards will enable you to access a wealth of managerial experience, links to employers, networking opportunities, workshops and events that will enhance your development.

Show your development

The CMI’s online system allows you to update and access your record of continuing professional development. This is a great resource for job interviews.

Find a job

The online ‘Jobs Board’ has many management jobs and is frequently updated. A new service assists you in developing and enhancing your curriculum vitae.


You will have the chance to win an annual award through the CMI’s Regional Board, which recognises excellence in academic and personal development.