Surrey Business School


Surrey Business School's research covers a wide range of subjects. We are proud of our ability to produce work that is at the cutting-edge of management knowledge, while also being of practical importance to the organisations and businesses with whom we collaborate.

Also visit our department pages to explore the research taking place within our departments.

Research centres

Centre for the Digital Economy

CoDE is one of the world’s leading Centres on Digital Economy, measuring and analysing the revolutionary impact of technological change on business models, consumer expectations, and societal behaviours. Drawing on technology and innovation strengths across the university and industry, we experiment and trial business solutions in a dedicated space: The Business Insights Lab.

Centre for Leadership and Decision Making

The Centre for Leadership and Decision-Making is a world-class research centre focused around three key aspects: relational leadership; leadership, health and well-being and decision-making processes.

Centre for Management Learning

The Centre for Management Learning (CML) is a research and competency centre for academic staff, students and industry. The Centre aims to improve teaching excellence in management through industry informed curriculum design, new teaching practises, staff development and research.

Centre for Sustainable Enterprise Management

The Centre for Sustainable Enterprise Management (CSEM) at Surrey Business School has a mission to develop the knowledge, skills, and experience of future business leaders to address environmental and social challenges while managing business growth.