Business programmes at Lingnan are supported by five Departments: Accountancy, Computing and Decision Sciences, Finance and Insurance, Management, Marketing and International Business. At the undergraduate level, Lingnan offers BBA (Hons) Programme which consists of six streams, namely Accounting, Finance, General Business Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Risk and Insurance Management.
At the graduate level, the Faculty of Business offers research postgraduate programmes at master's level (Master of Philosophy, MPhil) and doctoral level (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD). Both MPhil and PhD Programmes cover extensive areas of study including Accounting, Finance, Information Systems Management, Insurance, International Business, Management, Marketing, Operations Management, and Decision Sciences.
Individual departments offer taught postgraduate programme in specialist areas. The Department of Accountancy offers Master of Accountancy (MAcc) and Postgraduate Diploma in Accountancy (PGDA) Programmes. In September 2010, the Department of Management launched a full-time mode MSc in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (HRM & OB) Programme. The Department of Marketing and International Business launched a full-time mode MSc in Marketing and International Business (MScMIB) Programme from 2014-15.
The Business Programmes Office (BPO) plays a major role in coordinating programme-related matters such as admission, course offerings, registration, examinations, etc.