The Bristol MBA degree is practical, flexible and focused. This highly regarded full-time course has been designed to enhance your management career, helping you to reach new heights in business.
Fulfilment in business
The fully redesigned Bristol MBA was launched in September 2014. It prepares managers for the changing demands of the global market and the increasing challenges of contemporary business. The programme offers you practical insight into the key issues facing organisations today, and has been restructured from the ground up to incorporate and investigate key methodologies relevant to the real world. We'll encourage you to think about business in a responsible way, creating sustainable value for business and society at large, and contributing to a healthy economy.
An MBA qualification helps you towards better prospects, salaries, and ultimately, further fulfillment in business. The Bristol MBA is rooted in the real world of business and has been carefully designed to give you a practical insight into the key issues facing organisations today in all parts of the world. The course can have a profound impact on your career, helping you exceed your potential, and preparing you for the challenges ahead. Our well-established international links help transform Bristol MBA students into effective business leaders with a global outlook.
People choose to study for an MBA for different reasons and with different outcomes in mind. The Bristol MBA is vocationally focused, allowing you to tailor your studies to develop areas of knowledge relevant to your career plan, meet your particular goals, and shape your business future. Whatever you want to get out of the course, it's going to be demanding and challenging dedication, energy and enthusiasm are a prerequisite.
For up to date list of modules and course delivery please visit our website.
Accreditations and Partnerships
This course has been accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The University will pay your CMI membership giving you access to member benefits from the CMI:
Knowledge Resource portal - ManagementDirect
Mentoring scheme - CMI Achieve
CMI library services
CMI organised networking events
On the completion of your degree, you'll gain a CMI qualification.
Bristol Business School has forged close links with a broad variety of business organisations at local, national and international level. These partnerships give you the opportunity to complete a 'live' project as part of your MBA course. For more information visit: http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/bl/bbs
As part of your practical coursework, you may get the chance to work inside an organisation for several weeks on a standalone strategic project, testing your skills and knowledge in the field. This taste of up-close management consultancy, critically analysing business problems in a workplace context, provides an invaluable form of active preparation. It helps develop decisiveness and judgment for timely, informed decisions.
We hold a number of University-wide open evenings as well as a number of subject specific events throughout the year for anyone considering postgraduate and professional study. Visit http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/whatson/opendays/postgraduateopendays.aspx