News and announcements from the Chartered ABS on external affairs, government policy and developments affecting the sector.

Home Office issues updated guidance on Tier 4 visas for new and existing students

The Government has released new guidance surrounding the Visa regime for international students.

Black Lives Matter – a message from the Chartered ABS

We stand with our black colleagues, business school staff, and students.

Revising the REF 2021 timeline – we respond to the COVID-19 survey

The Chartered ABS believes that there should remain a single deadline for all elements of providers’ submissions but that it should be extended to 31 March 2021.

The 2020 Chartered ABS report on research income for UK business schools

Business and management research funding rose to record levels for the second consecutive year.

Chartered ABS statement on Government support for Universities

We respond to the Government's COVID-19 support measures for universities and business schools.

Get research funding for projects addressing the impact of COVID-19

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is inviting proposals for short-term projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic, cultural and environmental impacts of the…

Senior Leader Master’s Degree Apprenticeship Review

Following an instruction from the Education Minister, the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education have reviewed the SLMDA standards and the Trailblazer Group have…

Parliament calls for COVID-19 experts

Join Parliament's database of experts to help deal with the COVID-19 crisis.

Call for nominations for REF panel membership

Apply to join the REF 2021 sub-panel for Business and Management Studies.

Message from the Chartered ABS team to our members

Chartered ABS and SBC response to COVID-19 We know that you are all incredibly busy organising to work from home, quickly developing online delivery of programmes, providing…

Chartered ABS office closed during COVID-19 pandemic

Contacting the Chartered ABS during this time

Covid-19: The Chartered ABS response

Social interaction is the lifeblood of our society and the cornerstone of our education system. However, the Covid-19 pandemic presents a unique threat to our ability to cultivate…

Business Schools for Good – a collaboration with ITN Productions Industry News

The Chartered Association of Business Schools (Chartered ABS) and ITN Productions Industry News are co-producing a news-style programme, Business Schools for Good, which will…

Call for nominations to the Chartered ABS Executive Education Committee

Apply by 9 March 2020 to help steer our work supporting executive education providers.

Latest HESA data shows student enrolments continue recovery

Our analysis of the newly released HESA student enrolment dataset for 2018/19 highlights the latest trends in enrolments for Business & Administrative Studies courses.

Consultation on a quality enhancement system for TNE – Chartered ABS and BAM responds

The Chartered ABS has responded to a consultation by Universities UK, GuildHE and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.

Chartered ABS joins industry in call for fair and sustainable immigration system

The Chartered ABS have joined leading industry bodies in calling for a fair immigration system that supports the UK economy

The CMBE wins Best Professional Development Initiative award

The CMBE has won the Association Awards' ‘Best Professional Development Initiative 2019'.