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University of Surrey, Surrey Business School

Surrey Business School Guildford, United Kingdom View Map
  • DemographyAverage age range of students across all MBA programs at the institution.
    31-37 Yrs.
  • ScholarshipIndication as to whether the institution provides scholarships for MBA programs.


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Surrey Business School is a world-class hub of business and learning, bringing together teaching excellence and pioneering research. We are proud to be double accredited by AMBA and AACSB, sitting within the University of Surrey which was also awarded Gold by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) for our outstanding levels of satisfaction with teaching, assessment and academic support.

We believe that truly successful careers are fuelled by visionary leadership, a profound sense of responsibility and the ability to create and develop innovative and sustainable opportunities. These principles are fundamental to both our research and the Surrey MBA experience, which provides a careful balance between theory and practice in preparation for the realities of the modern business landscape.

Our Programmes
Our connected MBA courses are highly relevant for anyone looking to develop their career and leadership capability with their current employer or make a transition to broaden their skills and connections with a view to starting something new.

We have a clear focus on the rapidly growing Digital Economy. Working closely with the Surrey Centre for the Digital Economy (CoDE), giving MBA students rare and valuable insights into digital platforms now, and into the future. The programme also benefits from significant expertise in the areas of Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Business Analytics, and Leadership.

Our Location
Your learning will take place in Guildford, in the heart of Surrey; a county renowned as a centre for business, technology and innovation. Guildford also benefits from strong transport links, with London only a 34 minute train journey away and the UK’s two largest international airports close by.

Our students
With University of Surrey students coming from over 120 different countries, we’re proud to be one of the most culturally-diverse business schools in the UK. As an MBA student you will develop lifelong personal and professional connections with a diverse and high-calibre group of fellow students.

Most of all, Surrey’s Connected MBA will prepare you for the realities of the modern business landscape – equipping you with the confidence and resilience to lead with purpose and passion.

Engage with us
We have a series of MBA webinars from January 2019 onwards to give you the chance to discover more about MBA life at Surrey. Find out more and register today.

We also run regular open mornings where you will have the chance to meet our academics and current students, tour the facilities and take part in demo workshops and lectures.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you apply to an MBA programme at the University?

Applications are submitted directly through our website. You will be asked to provide your CV, personal statement, degree documents (if applicable) and the details of two referees.

How many people are in each cohort?

We allow a maximum of 35 students in each MBA cohort. Our cohorts generally range from 30 – 35 people.

How many hours are required for the full time and part time program?

Full time program – Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Part time program – Saturday 9am – 8pm and Sunday 9am – 5pm, approximately 17 weekends required each year

Do the full time and part time MBA students get a chance to network with each other, alumni and industry?

Yes. We hold regular MBA socials to allow the FT and PT cohorts to mix with each other as well as regular networking events throughout the year with alumni and industry.

What are the fees and funding options?

Please check our website for full fees details. We also have scholarships on offer which all candidates are automatically considered for. Please contact us for more details.

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