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Essex Business School

Essex MBA

Accreditations: Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Programme Features

  • The Essex MBA is delivered by Essex Business School – champions of responsible management and sustainable business, using creativity and innovation to drive organisations forward and make them better placed to do business.
  • Students are equipped with the skills to research, question and nurture their desire to leverage new ideas, enabling them to respond creatively to whatever the future holds. Whether looking to change industry or career, progress to a senior role, take over a family business or set up their own venture, The Essex MBA empowers students to take control of their career in business and create ideas, products and services with real value.
  • The course increases students' existing knowledge and professional experience, helping them to develop new management skills. Innovative ways of looking at and solving problems are encouraged, and learning is supported by a range of business engagement opportunities. Students study a broad range of business topics and learn the fundamentals of management and leadership.
  • Director's Workshops are integral to The Essex MBA; they run immediately after each weekly module and may include company visits, trips to business incubators, and presentations from external speakers as well as specialist academics. The workshops give students the chance to relate current business issues to the content taught in modules and develop their academic and professional skills. Recent examples include sessions on personal branding, new business creation, business ethics, big data for small businesses and company visits to the likes of Adnams PLC, Cambridge Science Park and HSBC.
  • The Essex MBA is accredited by CMI (the Chartered Management Institution). On successful completion of the programme students receive a Level 7 CMI Qualification Strategic Management and Leadership in addition to their MBA.

Course Duration

  • One year full-time.

The Essex Executive MBA

Accreditations: Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Programme Features

  • Following the same programme as the Essex MBA.
  • Executive study gives students the flexibility to complete The Essex MBA alongside employment or while running their own business. Students opt for a two or three year pathway and take two or three one-week modules per term (plus an induction week in the first term).

Course Duration

  • Two to five years part-time.

The Essex MBA Online

Accreditations: Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Programme Features

  • Following the same programme as the Essex MBA,  delivered by the University of Essex Online.

Course Duration

  • 24-months part-time (indicative).

MBA Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for MBA students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Student Origin MBA (£)
Home/EU 19,000
Overseas 19,000

Address

Essex Business School, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ