The Business Administration Department is defined and driven forward by its research. At the heart of the Business Department is an emphasis on high-quality academic research. We aim to be a regional leader in research, generating efficacious and vigorous research ideas and projects. The BUE Business Department is forging a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary research. The BUE Business Department’s research is both academic and applied, with business focused research often developed in close collaboration with the industry. The department has a unique blend of expertise and a faculty of around 80 academics, many of which are internationally-renowned. Our research is organised into different subject areas, which reflect the expertise of our faculty members. Research at the BUE Business Department covers the broad areas of: Accounting and Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource Management, International Business and Marketing. Reinforcing the Department’s regional reputation academics participate and play an active role in a wide range of research led activities and events, including international conferences, workshops, and publishing in reputable journals. Our research focus on developing a better understanding of the role of business in economies and societies.