The market has grown considerably as the MBA became more and more entrenched in international hiring policies, with the many of the UK’s prestigious public sector research universities boasting equally strong sister institutions of business education.
Thus the country boasts considerable pedigree in the realm of business education, and attracts a lot of students from around the world to study in its prestigious business schools.
I’m switching the focus to the UK best MBA programmes:
Said Business School, University of Oxford
There are not many better places to study in the UK than Oxford University and since its business school opened in 1996, its fast becoming the place to go for MBA study. The Oxford MBA is a one year full-time course and the part-time Executive MBA, targeted at senior professionals, lasts for 21 months.
London Business School
Students from more than 120 countries go to London Business School to participate in its world class MBA programmes. The standard MBA is full-time and lasts between 15 to 21 months.
Lancaster University Management School
LUMS is one of the leading management schools in the world. Its full-time MBA is for one year and the part-time Lancaster Executive MBA lasts two years.
Cass Business School
Based right at the heart of the City of London, Cass is an ideal place to learn about business. Its full-time MBA lasts for 12 months, whilst both types of Executive MBA on offer run for 24 months, allowing you to study either at the weekends or in the evening.
Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
The other half of Oxbridge also has its own business school. Are you worried that you’re too old to start an MBA? Judge may be the place for you, as the average age of its MBA students is 30.
Cranfield School of Management
Cranfield has designed its MBA programmes to focus on both personal development and practical application.
Manchester Metropolitan University Business School
One of the biggest business schools in the UK, MMUBS offers full-time, part-time and block release basis MBAs, lasting for one year, 30 months and 30 months again, respectively.
Cardiff Business School
The Cardiff MBA is full-time and lasts one year, focusing on the international marketplace and how to tap into it.
Newcastle University Business School
A member of the prestigious Russell Group, Newcastle University Business School is one of the best research-intensive high education institutions in the country.
Imperial College Business School
The Imperial MBA has launched many an entrepreneurial career. As well as the one year full-time Imperial MBA and the two year part-time Imperial Executive MBA there is a Distance Learning MBA.