Faculty of Business

For globally connected future leaders

 
About the school
Our staff members here at the Faculty of Business develop ground-breaking degree courses that will help you gain the business and management acumen needed to make a real difference in your professional life. We’re dedicated to enhancing the employability of our students and inspiring them to become socially responsible future leaders.
Whether you join us at undergraduate or postgraduate level, you’ll be supported by passionate academics who place your future career success at the centre of everything they do.
 
Arden in numbers
student satisfaction
95%
student satisfaction
95% of our graduates said they were satisfied with the Arden University learning experience.
of careers transformed
90%
of careers transformed
90% of Arden graduates say their career possibilities have been enhanced by studying with us.*
global study locations
7
global study locations
Study from anywhere online, on campus in Berlin, or at one of our five UK study centres, including three locations in London.
Alumni are proud to be Arden graduates
9/10
Alumni are proud to be Arden graduates
In recognition of our continued commitment to our students, we were named number one education business in the 2020 Education Investor Awards.

Faculty staff

Dilshad Sheikh

Here at the Faculty of Business we strive to provide a fresh and unique approach to your business and management education. With ideas and experiences taken from employers and thought leaders across the world, we give you the opportunity to put proven business skills and techniques into practice during your studies. Myself and all of the experienced lecturers here at the Faculty of Business look forward to welcoming you to the Arden University family.

Dilshad Sheikh
Dean of the Faculty of Business
Dr Stephanie West
Dr Stephanie West
Head of School - Health and Care Management
Dr Alison Watson
Dr Alison Watson
Head of School of Leadership and Management 
Dr Kay Maddox-Daines
Dr Kay Maddox-Daines
Head of School of People and Culture
Dr Serkan Ceylan
Dr Serkan Ceylan
Head of School of Project Management
Dr Liam Fassam
Dr Liam Fassam
Head of School - Supply Chain and Logistics

Student Stories

Accrediting bodies and industry partners

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is a powerful global presence within the accountancy profession, inspiring its members and students towards greater success and prosperity.
Association for Project Management (APM)
Association for Project Management (APM)
The Association for Project Management (APM) is committed to developing project management excellence. The organisation has more than 30,000 members and 500 organisations participating in its partnership programmes.
CIPD
CIPD
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is a professional body which sets the industry standards for human resource management and people development.
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is the world’s largest organisation for professional marketers and plays a key role in setting industry standards.
Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) promotes excellence in UK management and leadership. The institute aims to boost career development in the management sector and connect you with likeminded professionals.
Institute of Health & Social Care Management (IHSCM)
Institute of Health & Social Care Management (IHSCM)
The aim of the Institute of Health & Social Care Management (IHSCM) is to create a supportive professional body that is relevant in its activities and modern in its approach.
Business Graduates Association (BGA)
Business Graduates Association (BGA)
Arden University’s Faculty of Business is an esteemed member institution of the Business Graduates Association (BGA), an international quality assurance body of world-leading education providers who share a commitment for responsible management practices and lifelong learning.
Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA)
Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA)
Validation of academic courses in public health by the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), an independent and international non-profit organisation, ensures that curriculum and syllabus content adheres to European standards for contemporary courses, and aligns with the basic structure and core content required from programmes in the field.
United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative
United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative
Arden University is a signatory of the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative. Founded in 2007, the PRME initiative engages business and education providers to ensure graduates and future leaders develop the skills they’ll need to achieve economic development and business sustainability goals.