LSBM are Higher Education Partners with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

The CMI offers Higher Education providers partnership opportunities that boost our offering to students by offering CMI membership benefits that include access to their unique online resource portal.

Today the world puts huge emphasis on performance and demands more skills than ever before. Yet far too many managers don’t get the guidance they need to tackle their challenging roles.

The CMI offers practical, proven solutions for individual managers, employers and education providers alike that can help to marry the worlds of academia and business.

Their mandate is to create better led and managed organisations - that's why over 100,000 managers and 450 employers use their services to improve their performance, and why LSBM is excited to be a part of the learning journey the CMI is embarked upon.

The CMI provide centre, moderator and learning resources and a dedicated Account Manager to all education providers wishing to deliver CMI qualifications that helps us to better serve our students.

This support helps our teachers to empower our students to expand their management knowledge and broaden their outlook.

Theere are five broad areas of benefit for LSBM from the partnership:

  • Curriculum Enrichment
  • Academic Enrichment
  • Student Employability Support
  • Student Learning Support
  • Marketing Support

One example of the immediate benefits of this partnership is access to the CMI ManagementDirect portal.


ManagementDirect is the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) online resource centre providing key practical and theoretical resources in management and leadership.  Resources include:

  • 100+ hours of e-learning modules 
  • CMI research reports as they are released  
  • 400+ videos 
  • 12,000+ journal articles  
  • 80+ practical management models   
  • 700+ e-books

LSBM students will have access to ManagementDirect throughout their studies. The resources that it offers will provide you with the additional support to increase your subject knowledge, gain key skills and assist with increasing your employability after graduation.  

(The access will be via the ManagementDirect link in Canvas through the Module Materials area (under the Resources section) of your modules.)

We look forward to working with the CMI on an on-going basis to further enrich the experience of students at LSBM.

You can learn more about the CMI on their website here.

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  • London School of Business and Management
  • 1 Malet Street, London, WC1E 7JN.