Executive MBA
2021 start September 

Executive Masters in Business Administration (EMBA)

Management School: Executive Education, Faculty of Social Sciences

Aimed at managers and other business professionals, this course gives you up-to-date understanding of current academic thinking in the discipline of management. The Executive MBA is an internationally recognised qualification.
Postgraduate students sat around a laptop with a tutor discussing work

Course description

Our Executive MBA is an internationally recognised qualification for managers and other business professionals who have at least three years' work experience. It gives you an up-to-date understanding of current academic thinking in the discipline of management. Through our ambitious team of academics and practitioners we inform and inspire the change of existing managerial paradigms. It is important that leaders are equipped with the relevant competency, knowledge and skill sets in order to create real competitive advantage for organisations.

How to apply

You'll need to apply using our Alternative Routes and Programmes Online Application form. Select programme code MGTT229

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Accreditation

Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute

Modules

All modules are core to the programme.

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The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it's up-to-date and relevant. Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn. This is in response to discoveries through our world-leading research; funding changes; professional accreditation requirements; student or employer feedback; outcomes of reviews; and variations in staff or student numbers. In the event of any change we'll consult and inform students in good time and take reasonable steps to minimise disruption. We are no longer offering unrestricted module choice. If your course included unrestricted modules, your department will provide a list of modules from their own and other subject areas that you can choose from.

Teaching

This is a modular programme. Teaching is in block sessions and usually consists of three-day block study periods for every ten-credit module (180 credits in total).

The learning and teaching sessions include lectures, business case analyses, problem analyses, student presentations and talks by visiting guest lecturers from senior practitioners.

Our campus and how we use it

We timetable across the whole of our campus, the details of which can be found on our campus map. Teaching might take place in a student's home department, but may also be timetabled to take place within other departments or central teaching space.

Duration

The programme normally takes 2 years part-time. You will normally be taught in three-day block study periods at Sheffield University Management School.

Entry requirements

A first degree at 2:1 or above, or equivalent work experience and/or professional qualifications.

In addition to your qualification, you’ll require at least three years’ relevant full-time work experience after graduation.

Candidates who don’t have an undergraduate degree can be considered if they can demonstrate exceptional work experience.

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

If you have any questions about entry requirements, please contact the department.

Apply now

You'll need to apply using our Alternative Routes and Programmes Online Application form.

Select programme code MGTT229

Apply now

Contact

ExecutiveEducation@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 215 7190

Any supervisors and research areas listed are indicative and may change before the start of the course.

Our student protection plan

Recognition of professional qualifications: from 1 January 2021, in order to have any UK professional qualifications recognised for work in an EU country across a number of regulated and other professions you need to apply to the host country for recognition. Read information from the UK government and the EU Regulated Professions Database.

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    If you have any queries about fees, refer to the modules page or contact the department.

    For more information on funding opportunities or to discuss in further detail, please email Nicola Orridge, n.orridge@sheffield.ac.uk