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  • 18 months
Accelerate your learning outcomes with a 100% Online MBA Fast Track. Using the same course content as the core MBA, the Online MBA Fast Track can be completed in 18 months helping you to develop your strategic business skills in an increasingly competitive global business environment.



The Online MBA Fast Track from Nottingham Business School will give you the experience you need to make a significant impact in the world of business more rapidly without having to set foot on campus. Nottingham Business School is AACSB and EQUIS accredited. Fewer than 1% of business schools worldwide have both EQUIS and AACSB accreditation, confirming the rigorous and innovative standards of our teaching and research, and the balance we consistently strike between academic quality and professional relevance.

Designed for ambitious managers, successful students come away from this Online MBA Fast Track with real life understanding of strategic business models, contemporary issues and frameworks, as well as an appreciation of the value of responsible and sustainable leadership. Such proficiencies are very much in demand in today's business management employment market.  

 Course overview

Through experiential learning, the Online MBA Fast Track will prepare you for a fast-moving, competitive global business landscape. Students are able to apply their knowledge in real-time through practical business simulations, case studies, consultant projects and exposure to expert lecturers, guest speakers and peers from all over the world.

Today’s business environment is volatile, competitive and international. Our Online MBA Fast Track meets the crucial demands of business, providing the industry with experienced and educated managers with a comprehensive understanding of business strategy, responsible leadership and contemporary global issues in a faster time frame.

The Online MBA Fast Track allows ambitious professionals like you to take your career or organisation more rapidly to new heights by allowing you to study two modules simultaneously to intensify your study plan and accelerate your career progression. By the end of the Online MBA Fast Track, you’ll have acquired a set of practical and transferable skills that will make you uniquely positioned to drive the future success of your organisation.

"From the very start of the course I was able to apply the lessons learned into the workplace. I’ve gained confidence from the knowledge gained and my network within the organization has grown considerably."

William Walker (UK), Online MBA student

Flexible and engaging online learning

NTU is committed to offering ambitious professionals tailored courses that fit around the needs of your organisation and career.  Our 100% online courses are designed to immerse you in the material to make you feel like you’re in the classroom. Online MBA Fast Track course provides an accelerated and engaging way to learn without having to set foot on campus.

Programme Structure

  • Responsible Leadership
  • The Values-led Organisation
  • Global Marketing Management
  • Operations Management
  • Organisations and People Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business Information and Decision Making
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management
  • Business Research Process
  • Professional and Leadership Development
  • Customer Engagement
  • Managing Creativity and Innovation
  • Reconfiguring the Human Resource Management Function
  • Advanced Strategic Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 18 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Minimum 2.1 degree or equivalent qualification. 
  • A minimum of three years supervisory professional work experience. 
  • A letter of recommendation. 
  • A statement of purpose. 
  • An up-to-date CV. 
  • International students only: IELTS with a score of 6.5.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10596 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10596 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Fees are for the 2018/19 academic year intake and will not increase so long as you complete your studies within 3 years of enrolment.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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.

Online Master of Business Administration - Fast Track
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