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Essex Business School

The Essex MBA

University of Essex

The Essex MBA

Embark on your future

Essex Business School creates individuals who innovate, think and act strategically and apply entrepreneurial talent to their furure careers. Do you want to be one?  Do you want to run your own business, manage in a small or medium sized enterprise or lead others in large corporations?  Apply now or find out more about the application process.

With our global reputation for scholarship and outstanding facilities, we will launch you on your journey to business success.

Explore

Embark on your future - The Essex MBA flyer

Explore:

  • values-based strategy
  • innovation
  • sustainability
  • financial responsibilty
  • risk
  • analytics
  • uncertainty
  • ethics
  • networking
  • an entrepreneurial approach to growth and development

Apply now or find out more about the application process.

Question

Question recieved wisdom.

Challenge established structures and norms of business practice and economic growth.

Apply now or find out more about the application process.

Create

  • Create new products and services.
  • Design new forms of organisation.
  • Generate social, economic, cultural and personal value.
  • Create your own learning environment.

Apply now or find out more about the application process.

Engage

Engage with:

  • large, medium and small businesses
  • NGOs
  • government agencies
  • mentors and peer groups from around the world

Apply now or find out more about the application process.

Global connections

Our impressive links with experienced practitioners from industry, finance and the public sector include HSBC, BT, Invesco, Rolls Royce, Santander Bank and The OECD.

Pathways to your MBA

We offer three pathways to your MBA:

The latter is suitable for full-time workers, who need a flexible course that can be fitted around their full-time working commitments. 

The MBA course is structured to adapt to the pathway chosen, see our course structure page for in depth descriptions.

Applications for the full-time, part-time and modular courses are currently being accepted for September 2014 entry. Please contact the MBA Administrator, with any enquiries.

Watch students and alumni talk about the Essex MBA experience and how it helps grow your career.

Our MBA students

Coming from all sorts of backgrounds, choosing different pathways through the course and going forward into their new professional lives, our past students have all benefitted from The Essex MBA and go into detail about how our MBA suited them individually on our student profiles page.

Our new home

Artists impression of new building

Our new building is a groundbreaking development, championing sustainable design and featuring a winter garden, a variety of innovative learning and teaching spaces and vibrant social spaces. It is due to be completed in mid-2014.

New Research Centre

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Our new data research centre officially launches this autumn. The Business and Local Government Data Research Centre forms a key part of the ESRC Big Data Network, offering smart data insights into local government and local businesses.

MBA Scholarships

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We have an exciting scholarship available for our MBA students and is worth £5,000. If you receive an offer and are paying your own fees, it will automatically be deducted from your overall tuition fee.

Intelligent investment

Graduating EBS students

82% of EBS students are in work or study within six months after graduating. In 2013 we won the THE Award for Outstanding Support for Students and the Business In the Community Local Impact Award for Work Inspiration (Eastern Region). Find out how we can support you to help you achieve your goals.