Sheffield University Management School
The Sheffield MBA - Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Consultancy
Our University world-class learning and teaching facilities and our Student Union is consistently named one of the best in the UK. The Management School is housed in a flagship building that benefitted from a high quality refurbishment, creating a relaxed and distinctive learning environment. The MBA students enjoy a dedicated lecture theatre and executive suite. The MBA students also have access to our excellent facilities including our state of the art trading room facility and complementary lunch/refreshments. The School is well positioned, close to good quality living accommodation and transport links.
Our MBA programme reflects the excellent standards of the Management School. Consultancy, Entrepreneurship and Leadership are the cornerstones of our MBA programme; Experiential learning underpins our teaching and extracurricular activities, which means that you will be involved in working in real life business challenges with international and local businesses; you will graduate from the Sheffield MBA having gained academic insight and practical experience of all three of these themes in a range of modules that capture aa rounded knowledge and skills needed for your future career. The Sheffield MBA programme provides opportunities for students to work with businesses of all shapes and sizes on live marketing consultancy challenges and internationalisation challenges. We also offer the students an opportunity to create their own business in our New Venture Planning module, which is judged by a team of investors. You can further internationalise your experience by having the opportunity to attend a European summer school. In additional, our MBA has a comprehensive, dedicated self and professional development programme that is designed to develop you as a professional and help you realise your aspirations and ambition.
We recognise that every individual has their own motivation and aspirations on an MBA problem and therefore our MBA is designed to meet the future needs of each individual, we achieve this by intentionally keeping our cohort sizes to approximately 40 students, allowing us to work with students on an individual basis throughout their study to help them achieve their future career goals. We pay particular attention to cohort experience by ensuring diversity in many ways, which will offer an enriching learning environment where you can exchange ideas and share experience. We have a range of activities like career safari, networking and leadership dinner that provide you with exposure to businesses and help you develop your network.
Our Career Accelerator Programme is designed to help you achieve your potential. Throughout the year, you will attend a number of masterclasses;
- Creative thinking
- Branding yourself
- Onboarding – your first 90 days
- Team building
These masterclasses are supplemented by a number of practical workshops, which help you shape you CV and develop your career profile. You will be assigned a career coach who will help guide you towards your career goals.
Length of Program: 12 months
Starting Dates: September 2022
Minimum years of work experience:
Application deadlines: Rolling
Accreditation(s): AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB
- The University of Sheffield is ranked 95th in the world in QS World University rankings 2022 and 13th in the UK in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022
- We were ranked 14th in REF2014 (Research Excellence Framework, December 2014). Eighty-one per cent of our research is considered world leading or internationally excellent, and we are top five in the Russell Group for Research Impact
- The Sheffield MBA has been awarded Tier 1 status in the 2021 Global MBA rankings from CEO Magazine
Ratio of applicants to places: 18:1
Number of Nationalities: 16
Male to Female ratio: 50:50
Age Range: 25-57
Length of Work Experience: Average work experience is just under 10 years
- A good undergraduate degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent qualification
- IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6 in each band or equivalent
- At least 3 years of appropriate postgraduate work experience including appropriate experience as a manager or in a supervisory role
- Two references
Tuition fees: £28,500