Strengthening the UEA MBA Family

Students past and present attended a special event at Norwich Cathedral on Tuesday 13 March to celebrate the UEA MBA network. The event, organised by Norwich Business School, focused on networking and inspiring attendees to make the most of the opportunities on offer to them after completing their MBA. Lucy Marks, managing director of Norfolk Network,…

MBA Case Study – Sabine Skayrak

Why did you join the UEA MBA programme?  I joined the UEA MBA programme because it was the only University that starts in January and has an optional module stream in Brand Leadership. Were there any specific programme attributes or life/career influences? Yes. I wanted to pursue a career in business (Marketing and Entrepreneurship). This…

MBA Case Study – Shraya Shrestha

Why did you join the UEA MBA programme?  I joined UEA for my MBA degree because it is ranked within Top 20 UK universities which had an AMBA accreditation with reasonable Tuition Fee Structure. Were there any specific programme attributes or life/career influences? Being from a Marketing and Brand Management background, the elective stream of…

Norfolk Network Executive MBA Scholar – Mark Merrywest

Mark Merrywest is a current Executive MBA student at Norwich Business School, and is also the recipient of the 2016 Norfolk Network scholarship    The email came through last week… could you just write something about your MBA experience, now you are back from your consultancy project in Prague and everything. You have a few days, so it should…

Q&A with MBA Alumni – Beyazit ‘Z’ Guzelyagdoken

Here at Norwich Business School, we love hearing how our alumni are getting on since leaving us. We were pleased to recently catch up with class of 2014 alumni ‘Z’ to see what impact his MBA from Norwich Business School has had on his life since. Hi Z, why did you join the UEA MBA programme?…

‘The Executive MBA for me was one of the most difficult, interesting, rewarding, agonising and liberating experiences of my life’ – Lindsey Mack

Graduating next week, Lindsey joined the UEA MBA in 2015 as part of our part-time executive cohort, and was the recipient of the annual Norfolk Network scholarship, covering 50% of the course fees.  As I read Lindsay’s blog I’m reminded of the impact an MBA has on a student’s career and their personal and professional development.  We…

Joining the Executive MBA was daunting, but I quickly hit my stride.

You already know the benefits that come from studying an MBA. But committing to study alongside work and other commitments is a big step, and many students worry that their academic skills will be out-of-date. Here at UEA we fully understand the pressures that studying can bring, which is why we’re committed to making sure…