Choosing an MBA in the UK

How to choose the right business school

There are a number of different factors to consider when choosing to study an MBA in the UK and the right MBA programme and business school will vary for each student. Applicants will need to factor in personal work experience and educational grades, as well as preferred living location and budget.

The type of business school

The best MBA for someone with a strong professional and educational background with a large budget might be OxfordCambridge or Imperial College London, while the best fit for someone who has no or little work experience with a more limited budget may be De Montfort or University of East London.

The type of course

Even though the same fundamentals are taught on each MBA programme, no two are alike. You will need to ask yourself:

The financial impact

An MBA is an expensive programme and students need to consider the financial impact. Ask yourself:

Personal circumstances

You need to assess if a particular MBA is feasible in terms of:

Why study an MBA in the UK?

Studying an MBA in the UK can vastly improve the prospects and quality of your career, enabling you to reach your ultimate potential in the business world.

The MBA is an international qualification that is well-respected by employers around the world and there are hundreds of business schools and an equal number of diverse programmes available to those who wish to obtain an MBA qualification.

Apply to study an MBA

Once you have considered the above questions in relation to the different MBA’s available, we can help determine which is the right fit for your future. Arrange a free consultation to get started.

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