AACSB International (AACSB), a global non-profit association, connects educators, students, and business to achieve a common goal: to create the next generation of great leaders.

Synonymous with the highest standards of excellence since 1916, AACSB provides quality assurance, business education intelligence, and learning and development services to over 1,700 member organizations and more than 840 accredited business schools worldwide.

When educational, professional, and business organizations become members of the AACSB Business Education Alliance, they are part of a movement united to improve the quality of business education around the world. AACSB connects, shares, and inspires innovation and quality throughout the member network, as well as the business community. The collective strength of the organization is founded on diverse perspectives, a global mindset, and a commitment to making a difference.

AACSB’s mission is to foster engagement, accelerate innovation, and amplify impact in business education. The global organization has offices located in Tampa, Florida, USA; Amsterdam, the Netherlands; and Singapore.


As the largest global association for business education, AACSB is a leading voice and advocate for amplifying the positive impact that business schools have on society. Serving as a connector and convener, AACSB is dedicated to sharing diverse insights, best practices, and impactful research that advances business education and the value of AACSB accreditation around the world. AACSB-accredited business schools are committed to high-quality curriculum, faculty, research, innovation and engagement. Hence getting AACSB accredited ensures the stakeholders of the B-School’s commitment to the above.

Advantages of AACSB accreditation

  1. Ensures that the B-school has defined graduate outcomes
  2. Ensures the High-quality standards of curriculum, faculty, research and engagement of the B-school
  3. Enables in differentiating the B-school from the others offering similar contents
  4. Ensures a world-wide recognition and benchmarking, and not just local recognition
  5. Enables the B-school to participate in International rankings.

SCMHRD is the first among the SIU institutes to get AACSB accreditation.

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