Royal Holloway School of Management ; the A-Z of Business Schools 2007

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AGE: 16.

HISTORY: Part of Royal Holloway, University of London, which was founded in 1886. Gained management school status in 1993 and now runs a wide range of undergraduate degrees, postgraduate taught programmes and research degrees.

ADDRESS: Close to Heathrow and 19 miles from central London at Royal Holloway's beautiful 120-acre parkland campus in Egham, Surrey.

AMBIENCE: Close to the stunning architecture of Thomas Holloway's Founder's Building, whose design was based on a French chateau.

VITAL STATISTICS: The management school has expanded rapidly, and now has about 1000 undergraduate and 300 postgraduate students. The MBA in international management is taught full and part-time, as well as by distance learning. The School offers a full and part- time MBA for the public sector, an MSc in international management, MA in European business, MA in Asia Pacific business, MSc in international accounting, MSc in business information systems, MA in organizational studies, a doctoral programme. and a pioneering MSc in sustainability and management .

ADDED VALUE: Recently accredited by AMBA. The college's business information systems group, led by Duska Rosenberg, specialises in the application and use of information and communications technology. All of the college's graduates are given University of London degrees. …