University of Nottingham Malaysia
Nottingham University Business School

MBA Courses in Malaysia (Full & Part Time)

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The Nottingham MBA is a programme for individuals seeking to improve their managerial skills and develop their potential to manage and lead in the current dynamic and complex organisational environment. It is a highly-valued qualification for middle and senior managers or entrepreneurs in both public and private sectors looking to develop their management skills for senior positions and enhance their career prospects and leadership capabilities. The Nottingham MBA brings together diverse people, perspectives, and organisations to enhance management practice and respond to contemporary business and management issues such as sustainability, innovation and ethics. The programme has been in Malaysia since the year 2001, with many alumni holding senior management positions both in Malaysia and internationally.

At our business schools in the UK, China and Malaysia, you will be inspired by leading researchers, senior industry figures, thinkers and people with significant experience in business. You will gain not only the knowledge and understanding needed to succeed and lead in your chosen career, but also the skills to make it happen.



  • Full-time: September
  • Part-time: February, June, September

Programme delivery

  • Our MBA offers both full-time (1 year) and part-time (2-4 years) study modes.
  • Taught modules are delivered at our Kuala Lumpur Teaching Centre.
    • Each module will generally have 33 hours of teaching, delivered in ‘block’ format over a period of 9-12 days with breaks in between.

Why do the Nottingham MBA?


  • The University of Nottingham is a top 20 UK university in the QS World University Rankings 2024 and the THE World University Rankings.
  • The Nottingham MBA is ranked 69th globally, and 4th among UK business schools, in The Economist 2022 Full-Time MBA Ranking.
  • The Nottingham MBA is ranked 5th globally and 3rd in the UK for sustainable management education and faculty research, in the 2020 Corporate Knights Better World Top 40 MBA ranking. 
  • Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) is proud to be among an elite group of business schools worldwide to gain 'triple crown' accreditation from the three most influential accrediting organisations AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.
  • Nottingham University Business School is ranked 7th in the UK for research power in the UK HEFCE (Higher Education Funding Council for England) Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, according to analysis by Times Higher Education. Our teaching is informed by contemporary industry developments and the latest research.




When are the intakes for this MBA course in Malaysia?

For the full-time MBA programme, the intake is in September. For part-time students, intakes are in February, June, and September.

What is the duration of the MBA programme?

The full-time MBA programme can be completed in one year. The part-time MBA programme can be completed in 2-4 years.

Where are the classes for the MBA programme held?

The taught modules for the MBA programme are delivered at our Kuala Lumpur Teaching Centre.

How can I apply for the MBA programme?

You can apply for the MBA programme by visiting the "Apply for this course" link on our MBA programme page. Follow the instructions provided to submit your application.

Who can I contact if I have more questions about the MBA programme?

If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to contact our Business School. You can reach us by phone at +6 (03) 8924 8000 or make an inquiry through our website.

Are there any scholarships available for the MBA course in Malaysia?

Yes, the University of Nottingham Malaysia offers a variety of scholarships and financial assistance to deserving students. 

Can I work while studying for the MBA programme?

Yes, our part-time MBA programme is designed to be flexible for working professionals. You can continue to work while studying for your MBA.

Does the MBA programme include any practical or real-world experience?

Yes, the Nottingham MBA programme is designed to provide students with practical experience in addition to theoretical knowledge. This includes case studies, projects, and opportunities to interact with industry professionals.

What career opportunities are available after completing the MBA programme?

Graduates of our Nottingham MBA programme have gone on to hold senior management positions in a variety of sectors, both in Malaysia and internationally. The skills and knowledge gained in the program prepare graduates for leadership roles in business and management. Some career opportunities include:

  • Senior management roles

  • Consulting

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Investment banking

  • Project management

  • Marketing management

  • Operations management

  • Human resources management

  • Supply chain management

  • Healthcare management

How is the MBA programme at the University of Nottingham Malaysia different from other MBA programmes?

The Nottingham MBA programme stands out for its focus on sustainability, innovation, and ethics in business. It also benefits from the University's strong international reputation and 'triple crown' accreditation from AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS.


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Nottingham University Business School

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8000
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8019

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