Welcome to the Nottingham Business School MBA

Nottingham Business School (Nottingham Trent University)
United Kingdom
European MBA

Offering two live in-company consultancy projects, for which you receive a total of £800 back from your fees, the programme has been designed to prepare you to handle a wide range of challenges inherent in managing and leading contemporary organisations. Stage 1 includes a detailed introduction to the MBA, its content, assessment and character. There are workshops on academic and business writing, an experiential management development activity (which takes place outside of the business school), and introductory team-based activities. Stage 2 is structured around acore curriculum providing a comprehensive foundation across all the main subjects involved in business administration. There are eight compulsory modules at this stage.Delivered by leading academics from NBS’ international faculty, each module also invites an executive guest speaker to share their experiences and to discuss the issues that have arisen while they have implemented a topic covered on the module.Stage 3 provides an opportunity to choose subjects of specific interest for study at a greater level of depth. Students choose four electives in total. This stage of the MBA also provides for a UK-based team consultancy project and a second International Team Consultancy Project. These projects are challenging and accelerate learning through application.Stage 4 requires students to undertake a major individual piece of work in the form of a Business Project or Dissertation through which they identify and research a relevant management research question.Additional features of our programme, include a Personal and Professional Development Programme (PPD) and a strategic Career Management Programme (CMP).As such, the Nottingham Business School MBA curriculum has interwoven conceptual, contextual, professional and personal development elements designed to stretch and develop your capabilities to prepare you to make informed management decisions benefiting individuals, organisations and society. It meets the value-added proposition that is sought by organisations when they employ managers with MBAs.

Programme Info

Programme Format: Full-time MBA
Length of Programme: 12 Months
Programme Structure: Weekdays
Starting Date: 16 September 2013
Minimum years of work experience: 3 years
Application deadline: September 2013
Courses conducted in: English

Programme Format: Part time modular Executive MBA
Length of Programme:
24 Months
Programme Structure: Modular weekdays
Starting Dates: 21 January 2013
Minimum years of work experience: 3 years
Application deadlines: January 2013
Courses conducted in: English World class facilities and resources: Nottingham is a busy cultural centre which boasts some of the best art galleries, theatres, museums, cinemas and live performance venues. A vibrant city for students, Nottingham has bustling shopping areas, sites of historical interest, great entertainment venues and surrounding countryside. We've invested £170 million to create what we beleive to be the finest city centre campus in the UK. At the heart of this is the redevelopment of two historic and iconic buildings. In addition to state of the art lecture theatres, catering and IT resources the development hosts a one-stop-shop giving student access to a comprehensive range of student sypport services covering everything from enrolment to careers advice, councelling and volunteering.

Student Body

Age Range: 24-60 years
Average Age: 32 years
Length of Work Experience: 3-5 Years
6-10 years: 57%
3-5 years: 43%


University Degree: First degree 2.1 or an equivalent professional or academic qualification and Maths and English GCSE or equivalent
English test(s): TOEFL: 560 (incl. TWE: 5.0) / IELTS: 6.5 (incl. Reading/Writing: 6.0)
Language fluency: Please note that additional English language support will be available at the University.  Scholarships: Nottingham Business School runs a scholarship programme for both the Full-time and part-time, modular Executive MBA. Further details can be found online atwww.ntu.ac.uk/mba              


Tuition fees: 15,000 GBP



Address: Nottingham Trent University, Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU, UK
Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200
Website: http://www.ntu.ac.uk/mba
Contact person: Roulla Hagen

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