Is an MBA worth the investment? An inside look at Surrey Business School

Alex Singleton, Head of Communications and Marketing at Circle Health and a recent Surrey Executive MBA graduate, weighs up the impact vs the investment of doing the MBA here at Surrey in his latest article…

Is an MBA worth doing? That’s a question I get asked because I spent the past couple of years doing an Executive MBA at Surrey Business School. The course is one or two weekends of teaching per month and a steady stream of coursework and group presentations to deliver. And although it involved a fair amount of blood, toil, tears and sweat (well, maybe not the blood and tears), it was an incredible learning experience that made all the work worth it.

I chose Surrey because the course is bang up to date, with modules on subjects like “Digital Platforms and Business Model Strategies” and “Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management”. AI and Big Data and the latest thinking on analytics is there on the course in a module on “Manager Decision Making and Insight”, along with modules covering subjects like financial management and accounting, operations management and strategy.

The lecturers frequently brought a wide range of their own commercial experience…READ THE REST HERE.


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