Taught course

Executive MBA (Education)

Sheffield Hallam University · Sheffield Business School

Entry requirements

You need either a 2.2 degree or above or significant managerial and operational experience. Overseas applicants also need IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.0 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below this level, we recommend you complete a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve the required English level. We assess all applications on merit and interview candidates to ensure suitability for the course. We recommend that you contact us for guidance before applying.

Months of entry

October, February

Course content

Advance your career into senior management with the Sheffield Hallam University Executive MBA (Education). Designed for professionals seeking rapid career progression, our Executive MBA builds on your existing ability and challenges you to develop the executive leadership skills needed for senior management within an education setting.

Key Points
• Study specialist MBA modules within the context of educational leadership.
• Develop your management and leadership skills through personalised one-to-one coaching and career guidance.
• Apply the latest academic learning to the real issues and challenges your organisation faces during work-based projects.
• Learn from peers who are leaders from a range of educational organisations – who can provide new insights, perspectives and networking opportunities.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
36 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Sheffield Business School
+44 (0)114 225 5555