The University of Sheffield Executive MBA for the first time in Baku


The University of Sheffield, one of the world’s Top 100 Universities, and its International Faculty CITY College, offer for the first time in Azerbaijan a unique educational opportunity to managers and professionals to obtain high calibre British education as well as a well-recognised degree while attending in Baku the Executive MBA programme.

The Executive MBA is an innovative, truly international programme designed for today's managers who need to improve their skills and knowledge for professional and personal advancement. Participants enrich their experiences and share best practice with people from other cultures, countries and industries. Every year top managers from leading companies of South-East and Eastern Europe are admitted to the programme. Due to the flexible executive delivery mode (1 weekend per month), executives need not give up their position or interrupt their careers to participate in the course.

EMBA students who successfully graduate and receive the MBA degree from the University of Sheffield may additionally receive the prestigious Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership of Chartered Management Institute (CMI) without having to undertake any extra classes or examinations. Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body in the UK that is dedicated to management and leadership.

The University of Sheffield Executive MBA programme of the University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), by AACSB and by Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The programme is also accredited and recognised by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) and the National Academic Recognition Information Centre (UK NARIC).

It is a truly international MBA programme offering unique networking opportunities. More than 50 lecturers coming from more than 10 countries and universities bring their wealth of academic specialization in class, as well as their consultancy and managerial experience to students from more than 25 nationalities. This is achieved through international study weeks, international student body and opportunity and flexibility to attend classes in a different country which is also run at the International Faculty in Greece (Thessaloniki), Bulgaria (Sofia), Romania (Bucharest), Serbia (Belgrade), Ukraine (Kyiv), and Georgia (Tbilisi).

The programme is completed in two years. Classes will be held at one of the most famous hotels situated in the center of Baku city. During the education period students will also attend tow Study Weeks, one in Sheffield, UK and one in Thessaloniki, Greece. Applicants are expected to hold a bachelor’s degree on any discipline, professional experience, and good command of the English language.

The University of Sheffield Executive MBA will start running in Baku in October 2018.

 More information:

For the detailed information please contact Country Manager of University of Sheffield International Faculty CITY College in Baku, Nigar Hajiyeva at  nhajiyeva@citycollege.sheffield.eu or 050 663 07 70.