Experiences
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Marking the 70 years since our founding in October 1945 is a celebration of the school, faculty, staff, students and alumni, and the impact they have all made on the business landscape across the globe.

On this Hub you can read about our history, tell us about your experiences at Henley, your predictions for the future, and read the views and comments of others.

We invite you to share your thoughts, feelings, photos and films about the past, present and future, and to view the contributions of our colleagues and our wider community.

For some it will be nostalgic, for others very contemporary. For everyone we hope it will be interesting and surprising. Get involved today!

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70 years of Henley logo

Marking the 70 years since our founding in October 1945 is a celebration of the school, faculty, staff, students and alumni, and the impact they have all made on the business landscape across the globe.

On this Hub you can read about our history, tell us about your experiences at Henley, your predictions for the future, and read the views and comments of others.

We invite you to share your thoughts, feelings, photos and films about the past, present and future, and to view the contributions of our colleagues and our wider community.

For some it will be nostalgic, for others very contemporary. For everyone we hope it will be interesting and surprising. Get involved today!

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Globe 41 different nationalities

among our faculty.

My fondest memory of my time at Henley is the closing dinner - not because it was coming to an end, but because we all reflected on the great time...

Wendy Walton, Tax Partner Head of Private Client Services BDO LLP Graduated 1999, Senior Management Programme

So far at Henley I have developed a new found independence to manage my studies, as well as been given the freedom to be myself

Grace Plane, BA Business Management Student

When I first came to Henley business school, i saw a lot of people with different backgrounds sit together and discuss their learning. That impressed me so much.

Siying Liu, Accounting and financial management student

What’s special about working here? Being associated with a strong brand, beautiful landscape at Greenlands, playing a part in helping people improve their lives, and their businesses

Donal Mcloughlin, Rankings Analyst

My fondest memory of Henley Business School was my graduation. I really loved the ceremony, it was a unique experience

Amir Darvishi, Sales Manager, Saval Energy Co. Graduated 2010, MSc in International Management

Globe 70,000 members in 150 countries

make up the Henley alumni network

The fondest memory I have of my time at Henley is studying on the lawn and exchanging with students and staff.... even walking into Henley for a beer!

Geoffrey Clarke, HR/OD Manager, Cubic Defence NZ Ltd Graduated 1995, Executive MBA

Campus Whiteknights

Our 134 hectares of beautiful award winning Whiteknights campus is just a short walk from the centre of reading

My fondest memories were the residentials and the friendship made working as teams.

Michael Philip Anthony Ward, The Henley MBA

Rosette One of only 69 business schools in the world to hold triple-accredited status

placing Henley in the top 1% of business schools.

My fondest memory was the graduation ceremony as it allowed me to reflect on both the knowledge and relationships cultivated over the previous three years

Robin Morris-Weston, Chief Operating Officer, CliniSys Solutions Graduated 2014, Part Time Executive MBA

Campus Greenlands

located by the River Thames our Greenlands campus is steeped in history and boasts an impressive view of the renowned Henley Royal Regatta.

Having the opportunity to take part in an amazing learning experience and meet people I would never have met in my working life is my fondest memory of my time...

Mandeep Kaur Sira, Chief executive Healthwatch Reading, Graduated 2015 Advanced Management Programme

The variety of opinions from around the world in one place has been the best thing about Henley so far

Meesit Maedee, Current MSc in Corporate Finance

In a distance MBA, coming to Greenlands at Henley for the campus sessions has always been a pleasurable and refreshing, even if challenging, time.

Denis Bidinost, The Henley MBA 2011

Briefcase 140 leading faculty experts

are delivering a unique learning experience at Henley

I have really enjoyed gaining insight into the working world through attending workshops with guest speakers at Henley.

Holly Cottingham, Business and Management student

I was amazed at the lectures given by Dr John Ellis. Dr Carole Print was incredibly helpful and Professor Roger Mills writes the best accounting books I have ever come...

Andrew McCheyne, The Henley MBA

Studying at Henley is the most interesting and meaningful experience in my life. I met a lot of international friends and improved myself in every aspect. I learned a lot...

Xiaoyu Zhang, MSc Accounting and Financial Management student

I really enjoyed meeting new friends through the amazing basketball team. I also liked the cultural show in 3sixty last year. It was great to see the variety of cultures...

Coralie Kuassi, Accounting and Management student