Nottingham Business School


Nottingham Business School (NBS) is part of Nottingham Trent University – the 2023 Times and Sunday Times ‘Modern University of the Year’ and named a ‘University of the Year’ four times out of the last six years. With over 8,000 students, NBS is one of UK’s largest business schools, combining academic excellence with a positive impact on individuals, businesses, and society.

NBS is accredited by EQUIS, the AACSB, and the EFMD BA — all key global quality benchmarks for business schools — as well as the UK’s Small Business Charter. It is also one of only six UK business schools to be backed by the United Nations as a PRME Champion, leading the field in responsible management education.

We are known as ‘the business school for business’, offering students unrivalled worldwide access to our partner organisations and companies. By collaborating with industry, we benchmark and learn from the best in the world, ensuring our courses and research are always at the forefront of positive change. Our expertise and support for business has been recognised by the Small Business Charter scheme, and by many leading professional bodies in business, management and finance.

Whether in support of career progression or change, the NBS partnership with FutureLearn enables learners from across the globe to access our expertise in responsible leadership practice and cutting-edge business knowledge through a modern and innovative approach to world-class business education.

5 Microcredentials

Our online microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. They can be used as an independent certification, and some even offer academic credit to use towards a degree. Each microcredential also includes a formal online assessment.