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Online Master of Business Administration 

Nottingham Trent University Online

M.B.A. Online
30 months
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Our Online Master of Business Administration at Nottingham Trent University Online prepares ambitious individuals for bringing performance to top levels of senior strategic management by using one-to-one mentoring and developing an innovation-centred business mindset. 

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The Online Master of Business Administration at Nottingham Trent University Online will give you all the experience you need to make a significant impact in the world of business without having to set foot on campus.

Delivered by AACSB and EQUIS accredited Nottingham Trent Business School will give you the ability to work effectively at a senior strategic management level. We are proud to say that fewer than 1% of business schools worldwide have both EQUIS and AACSB accreditation, confirming the rigorous and innovative standards of our teaching and research. Our aim is to always balance our academic degree quality with topics that are relevant to current professional trends.

What will you learn during this degree?

Designed for ambitious managers, successful students come away from this Online MBA with a thorough understanding of:

  • Strategic business models 
  • Contemporary business issues and frameworks 
  • Skills needed for responsible and sustainable leadership. 
  • Awareness of the demands of today’s business management employment market

MBA specialisations

With Nottingham Business School, you can also personalise your Online MBA course with one of 2 available specialisations: 

Standard MBA specialisation

Continue your examination of business functions, operations and skills that can be applied to a variety of industries and settings. The Online MBA dives deeply into strategic business topics, including courses such as: 

  • Customer engagement 
  • Creativity and innovation 
  • Advanced strategic management 
  • Human Resource (HR) strategies 
MBA with specialisation in Data Analytics

By choosing this specialisation, you will develop an understanding of data science to make use of the power of big data. There are massive amounts of information available to businesses today, driving a need for professionals with the expertise to analyse it effectively. The insights gained from data can lead to greater organisational efficiency and success.

The Online MBA with Data Analytics will give you an understanding of the entire lifecycle of big data: capturing, organising, analysing, drawing conclusions and taking action to gain leverage or competitive advantage.

Teaching style and classes

Our online classes focus on experiential and personalised study techniques. You will gain in-depth strategic knowledge enabling you to put the theories you’ve learnt into practice. Gain the expertise and confidence to lead your organisation to business success.

Through the online modules, you will cover a breadth of management subjects, with exposure to lecturers, guest speakers and students from a host of industry-relevant sectors. You will also participate regularly in business simulations and case study projects, helping you understand the challenges of managing an organisation.

NTU is committed to offering highly relevant, flexible and engaging courses, tailored to fit around your lifestyle and career. Our 100% online courses are designed to immerse you in the material to make you feel like you’re in the classroom.

Career outlook

Thanks to the various skills provided by our online MBA, you will have a wide range of careers at your disposal after graduation. You will be able to apply for key roles in fields like:

  • Business consulting
  • Business technology
  • Product management and operations
  • Digital marketing
  • Database administration
  • Sales management
  • Human resource management


Nottingham Business School is accredited for the quality of its business and management courses from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. The accreditation recognises Nottingham Business School’s unique and dedicated approach to personalised and experiential learning.

Programme Structure

Course modules
  • The Values-Led Organisation, 
  • Global Marketing Management, 
  • Operations Management, 
  • Organisations and People Management, 
  • Financial Management, 
  • Business Information and Decision Making, 
  • Global Business Simulation 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

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180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

You will need:

  • a first degree (normally 2.1) or an equivalent professional or academic qualification
  • a period of professional work experience incorporating operational responsibilities – three years minimum, preferably five
  • two academic or vocational references.

English language requirements:

  • IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill)

In exceptional circumstances applicants without a degree will be considered, if they can demonstrate in their personal statement that they have been in a senior management position, managing people and budgets, for more than eight years.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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