University of the Year 2019

Nottingham Business School

  • Modern University of the Year 2018 Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide
  • University of the Year 2017 Times Higher Education
  • Ranked 16th in the 2019 Guardian University League Table
  • Ranked 5th most sustainable university in the world by UI Green Metric
  • EQUIS and AACSB accredited
  • TEF Gold Certificate for teaching excellence
  • 98% Employability of the students within 6 months after course completion (DLHE 2016/17)
  • Top 100 Master in Management programmes by the Financial Times (FT)

At Nottingham Business School we aim to provide a gratifying challenge, hands-on and rewarding educational experience in a world class environment.

Our mission is to provide education and research in business, management and economics that combines academic excellence with impact. NBS’ Accounting and Finance courses are placed at 8th, Economics at 13th and Business and related subjects in 18th position in the 2019 Guardian League table.

We are one of the UK’s largest and most popular universities, with over 30,000 students studying across four campuses. By choosing Nottingham Business School you can be sure that you will graduate with the qualifications needed to open the door to an exciting and rewarding career.

The university has invested £450 million in estates and facilities in the past 15 years. We’ve given our libraries a brand new look, revamped historic buildings, and built start-of-the-art new ones.

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The MBA courses at Nottingham Business School offer you a truly life-changing experience and an exceptional opportunity to realise you full potential. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most coveted and internationally recognised postgraduate management degree in the world, and there's a good reason why. It is widely recognised as a passport to a successful management career, enabling managers with a functionalist role to take on a more senior, strategic position, and empowering senior managers to gain the in-depth, strategic knowledge they need to climb even higher.


COURSES OFFERED

  • MBA
  • MBA with Finance
  • MBA with Digital Marketing
  • MBA with Global Supply Chain Management
  • Executive MBA

KEY FACTS

  • Format: Full-time, City Campus
  • Duration: 1 / 2 year(s)
  • Intakes: September / January
  • Tuition fees:    Home / EU & International students:

           £18,000 (one year full-time)

           £19,385 (£18,000 in Year One and £1,385 in Year Two)


ENTRY CRITERIA

Аn undergraduate degree (2.1 or above) or an equivalent professional or academic qualification
А period of professional work experience incorporating operational responsibilities – three years minimum, preferably five
Тwo academic or vocational references.

If English is not your first language you need to show that your language skills are strong enough for intensive academic study. IELTS test and some alternative English language tests are accepted.

For 1-year Masters you'll need a 6.5 grade overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component.
For 2-year Masters you'll need a 6.5 grade overall with a minimum of 6.0 in speaking and listening, and 5.5 in reading and writing.

 

PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Masters courses offered by Nottingham Business School give you the opportunity to work or study abroad. If that doesn't appeal to you, they are structured to have an international perspective regardless of your place of study. The option of doing a consultancy project instead of a dissertation in your final semester means that you can develop professional skills while working on a real business problem.


COURSES OFFERED

  • MSc Management 
  • MSc Management and Business Analytics
  • MSc Management and Finance
  • MSc Management and Global Supply Chain Management
  • MSc Management and International Business
  • MSc Management and Marketing
  • MSc Marketing
  • MSc Branding and Advertising
  • MSc Digital Marketing
  • MSc Human Resource Management
  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Economics and Investment Banking
  • MSc International Business (Single Award)
  • MSc International Business (Dual Award)
  • MSc Finance
  • MSc Finance and Accounting
  • MSc Finance and Investment Banking
  • MSc Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Project Management

 


KEY FACTS

  • Format: Full-time , City Campus
  • Duration: 1 / 2 year(s)
  • Intakes: September / January
  • Tuition fees:    Home / EU students:

           £9,500 (one year full-time)
           £10,885 (£9,500 in Year One and £1,385 in Year Two)

      MSc International Business and MSc Entrepreneurship

           £ 10,500 (only one year full-time)

      MSc International Business Dual Award

           £ 11,500 (15 months)

      International students:

          £15,500 (one year full-time)
          £16,885 (£15,500 in Year One and £1,385 in Year Two

     MSc International Business and MSc Entrepreneurship

          £ 16,500 (only one year full-time)

     MSc International Business Dual Award

          £ 17,000 (15 months)

 


ENTRY CRITERIA

You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above).
All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career.
One academic reference is required.

If English is not your first language you need to show us that your language skills are strong enough for intensive academic study. We usually ask for an IELTS test and we accept some alternative English language tests.

For 1-year Masters you'll need a 6.5 grade overall with minimum of 5.5 in each component.
For 2-year Masters you'll need a 6.5 grade overall with a minimum of 6.0 in speaking and listening, and 5.5 in reading and writing.

 

Christina Tsakona

MSc Digital Marketing

I decided to study at NBS due to the good ranking held by both the Masters I was interested in and by NTU. Also, I visited Nottingham before my studies and I really liked the idea of spending a year in this beautiful city.

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Chloe Tiozzo

MSc International Business (Dual Award)

When choosing a Business School and Masters degree to study, it was important to me that the institution was accredited, had a good ranking, operated in a multicultural environment and offered scholarships. All of which I found at NBS. What stood out for me was the MSc International Business Dual Award programme, but also all they key features offered by NBS such as the employability team, the study environment and student support.

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Samuel Grantson

MSc Entrepreneurship

I saw a huge potential for personal and professional growth here at NBS in terms of accreditation and opportunities which was proven beyond my expectations.The teaching goes beyond and works on developing your mind-set to take into consideration different viewpoints and strategies of business. I believe it has made me far more efficient and effective in my way of thinking and working.

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Floros Flouros

MBA

I found that the NBS MBA complemented my engineering background, it was a natural fit. I really wanted more business and leadership exposure which I felt the NBS MBA offered me. In addition, the MBA was well structured, organised and had a great reputation around the world.The solid curriculum and a great reputation were very importnat or me when choosing a post graduate degree- both of which were offered by Nottingham Business School.

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Bernard Kofi Dom

MSc Finance and Accounting

The significant factors which I considered were the ranking and an exceptional student experience. The tuition fee was moderate and the university is situated at the heart of one of the most affordable cities in the UK. The AACSB and CFA accreditation's played a vital role in my decision.

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Emmanuel Aikins

MSc Economics

I wanted a master’s degree that would help me achieve my goal of becoming a consultant economist. When looking at universities, my research showed that NBS combined academic excellence with practical application during its teaching.The MSc Economics degree gave me in-depth knowledge, understanding and the key soft skills expected of a graduate and readily prepared me for the business world.

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