The Executive MBA programme run by the University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College, is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the most prestigious international accreditation body in evaluating MBA programmes. AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education.
"The University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College has excellent links with employing organisations throughout the region of South Eastern Europe which enhances the programme. The faculty is committed to research, consultancy and quality provision. The rigorous admissions process results in elitist students representing a top management cadre."
Dr Robert Owen
Director of Accreditation and Business School Services at AMBA
The Executive MBA at the International Faculty is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB accreditation is awarded to an institution for its business or accounting programmes. Achieving accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is a process of rigorous internal review, evaluation and adjustment and can take several years to complete. During these years, the school develops and implements a plan to meet the AACSB Accreditation Standards which require a high quality teaching environment, commitment to continuous improvement, and curricula responsive to the needs of businesses. In addition, as required by the AACSB standards, all accredited programmes must go through a peer review process every ﬁve years in order to maintain their accreditation.
Our MBA 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 the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
The Executive MBA programme of the University of Sheffield delivered by the International Faculty, CITY Collegee has been approved by the CMI, UK, as it satisfies the aims and learning outcomes of CMI’S most senior qualification. Thus, our students who successfully receive their MBA degree from the University of Sheffield have the option to additionally receive the prestigious Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership of CMI without having to undertake any extra classes or examinations. The Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body that is dedicated to management and leadership.