Our aim is to deliver a cutting-edge research that addresses business and management issues and deepens our understanding of the practice of business and management. Research is undertaken in partnership with policy and practice, to ensure both relevance and practical application.
TBS is home to world-class and diverse programmes that bring comprehensive expertise and can examine a broad spectrum of business, policy and societal and economic issues.
Our interdisciplinary, together with our desire to respond and contribute to varied societal issues, provides a vibrant and creative environment for research to flourish.
Whether you want to make a joint bid for research funding, commission research or a PhD project, access our existing research projects or find an expert we can help you.
As a leading business school we have expertise in a variety of areas and have partnered with organisations across the public and private sector. These partnerships provide us with evidence that is essential for our academic work and ensures we make a difference in the business world.
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The more we know about the research you want to commission, the more helpful we can be in building useful connections with our experts.
Academic and PhD Research Consultancy
We are committed to working with private and public sector partners both local and International, as we strive to create a better society through leadership in business education, research and engagement.
We produce world-class, cutting edge research that shapes the way organisations operate and businesses are led and managed. We address global issues at the interface of public policy, productivity and economic prosperity, international development and business, strategic development and social equality.
Our faculty have generated impactful research and have extensive links with government, businesses, public sector organisations, practitioners and leading higher education institutions from all over the world. We are eager to engage with external organisations particularly where we can generate intellectual and practical outputs with real-world and academic impact. Specific areas of interest include:
Find out how you can engage with our academic and PhD research through joint bids for funding, commissioning research, accessing existing projects or by being connected with an expert by using the 'Contact Us' button above.
Achieving high impact lies at the heart of everything we do
At TBS, we believe that research excellence depends on both high-quality scholarship and on practical and policy relevance. Achieving and realizing impact is something that helps to define the research questions we seek to address and the approach that our research takes.
The result is research that has a breadth and depth of influence and reach that extends well beyond the academy.
We have made a significant contribution to the wider impact on the economy and society. Notably, our work has substantial impact on corporate behaviour and performance, on government policy and on societal wellbeing. Beneficiaries are located within both the public and private sectors, ranging from major companies through to many small and medium sized enterprises in Tanzania.
Here we showcase some of our emerging impact cases to further demonstrate the influence and reach of our research activities.