MBA or Master of Business Administration programmes are taken by many graduates and professionals to enhance their career development and to boost their salary. This programme gives an overview of business and management practices to the students which makes them knowledgeable in various management practices. Here is a list of the top five business colleges in the UK.
London Business School
The London Business School is located in central London and is one of the colleges which comprise the University of London. It caters to more than 1,800 students and professionals from 130 countries each year. The MBA programmes offered by the London Business School is recognised as one of the best in the world. It is the only business school in the world which offers a specialist Masters in Finance programme.
Said Business School
The Said Business School was established in 1996 as the business school of the University of Oxford. The class of 2010 comprised of 233 students from over 50 countries. The school offers world-class programmes which specialise in finance, strategy, business tax, management and other aspects of business management. In 2010, Forbes named Said Business School was the top business school with the most satisfied MBA graduates.
Cranfield School of Management
Cranfield School of Management belongs to Cranfield University in Bertfordshire. The school was founded in 1967, and since then has been recognised as on the best business schools in UK and in the world. As of 2011, the school has produced more than 14,000 alumni from over 120 countries. The students of Cranfield can have the choice to take the MBA programme in a full-time or executive (part-time ad modular) option. During the second half of the course, the students will carry out a project for an external organisation which will enable them to work in the various aspects of management.
Judge Business School
Judge Business School is a part of the University of Cambridge and was established in 1990. The faculty consists of around 50 members and is recognised as one of the best business schools in the world. The MBA programme offered by Cambridge can be completed in a span of 12 months. Students can customise their programme by choosing electives, projects and specialisations.
Warwick Business School
Warwick Business School is the business school of Warwick University in Warwickshire. It was established in 1967, and offers MBA programmes which can be completed in a distance learning, executive or one year full-time programme. The students come from over 130 countries and has become the biggest academic department of the University of Warwick.