Executive MBA

Nottingham University Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

Executive MBA

Nottingham University Business School

The Executive MBA is an advanced management course for ambitious executives and managers who want to study while continuing their career.

You may already be in a leadership role, typically have a minimum of five years management experience, and are keen on further career development and progression.

This course will give you a high level, general management perspective on business functions and how they can be integrated with a rapidly changing environment. You will acquire knowledge and understanding about the operations of a business enterprise and the practical skills needed to manage it.

You will benefit from the Executive MBA by:

  • studying at your own pace while continuing your career. The Nottingham Executive MBA offers exceptional flexibility, so you can fit the course around your work and family commitments
  • graduating from a globally ranked Executive MBA rated 21 in the world and 2 in the UK in the Economist by our students and alumni
  • bringing new perspectives to resolve your business issues using up to date management thinking
  • studying alongside other course members with an average of thirteen years work experience and expanding your networking opportunities
  • developing a global perspective by taking advantage of the unique international opportunities we offer on our MBAs in Malaysia and Singapore
  • identifying specialist subjects that are most beneficial to you and your business from a wide choice of elective courses
  • accessing the expertise and services of a world-class, international university
  • joining one of our overseas study tours to globalise your MBA
  • taking advantage of lifelong learning opportunities available to Executive MBA alumni

Our Executive MBA students come from around the world. You will study alongside participants from private, public, and not-for-profit organisations, offering a breadth of experience, fresh perspectives on business issues, and exceptional networking opportunities.

Tailoring your Executive MBA

If you want to give your career an edge in a particular sector, we offer three variations of the Executive MBA:

  • Executive MBA Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Executive MBA Entrepreneurship
  • Executive MBA Healthcare

To achieve these, students must take:

  • eight core modules
  • two core modules relevant to the specialism
  • two elective modules
  • a management project that focuses on the specialist area

Course duration: part-time

Executive MBA core modules

  • Business Economics
  • Entrepreneurship and Creativity
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Managing People
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Sustainable Decisions and Organisations

Elective modules (choose four)

  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Business Ethics
  • Responsible Business: A Strategic Approach
  • Business Intelligence in the Digital Economy
  • Commissioning and Service Redesign
  • Corporate Governance and Social Accountability
  • Ethics, Governance and Risk
  • Entrepreneurship in Practice
  • Innovation Management
  • Leadership and Change Management
  • Managing the Global Firm
  • Personal Development
  • Responsible Business: A Strategic Approach
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity

Plus - Management Project

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 4, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
2 - 4 years
Part time
22,000 GBP
Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Nottingham, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 4 years
Price 22,000 GBP
Overseas students: £23,000