The Nottingham MBA will open new career options for you by bringing together diverse people, perspectives, and organisations to enhance management practice and find innovative solutions to global business issues.

At all our business schools in the UK, China and Malaysia, you will be inspired by leading researchers, senior industry figures, thinkers and people with significant experience of business.

You will gain not only the knowledge and understanding needed to succeed in your chosen career, but also the practical skills to make it happen.

The university consider applications from graduates with good approved university honours degrees as well as those with significant professional experience or qualifications that have the potential to enhance the diversity of the MBA class.

English language Requirements

If your first language is not English and you do not have a degree from a UK institution, we require evidence of your competence in English. We will normally require one of the following combinations of test results for an immediate entry to the MBA Programme.

You will be expected to fulfill certain English language and other academic requirements.

If your first language is not English, we may require evidence of your competence in English. If evidence of competence is required we will accept either:

IELTS 7.0 with 6.0 in each element


the academic Pearson test of English 68 (minimum 55)
IELTS is administered through British Council offices in many countries. For information about your local test centre contact the British Council in your own country.

Deadline of Application

The deadline for international applications for postgraduate taught courses starting in September 2017 is 10 August 2017. Any applications received after this time will be automatically considered for the next available intake for the course. This deadline does not apply to distance learning programmes.

For full details on how to apply for this programme, please click here.