Nottingham Business School (NBS) has been shortlisted for Business School of the Year in the Times Higher Education Awards.
The awards are widely recognised as the Oscars of the higher education sector and celebrate the talent, dedication and innovation of individuals and teams across all aspects of university life.
NBS, at Nottingham Trent University, has been shortlisted for providing a transformative student experience.
Professor Baback Yazdani, Dean of Nottingham Business School, said: “At NBS, we believe in the value of combining academic excellence with real and positive impact on business and society.
“Our colleagues work tirelessly with every student to create a truly exceptional student experience tailored to the needs of each learner. The result is that our graduates are very successful and sought after by employers across the country and the world.
“Being shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Business School of the Year Award is a recognition and an endorsement of this great work and will encourage our team and students along this journey. That’s why NBS is internationally recognised as a business school for business.”
The school’s successful award submission focused on:
- NBS’ Personalisation Programme: Courses at NBS are personalised to the learner’s individual needs, experience and ambitions
- #NBS Discover Week -#WeAreNBS: A week long project-based activity to welcome the new intake of first year undergraduates students and introduce them to national policy level debates surrounding the demise of Britain’s High Streets.
- Experiential Learning: NBS is the fourth largest provider of year-long placement opportunities in business and management and all programmes have compulsory experiential learning opportunities.
The winners of the Times Higher Education Awards will be announced on Thursday 29 November at the Grosvenor House Hotel.
Last year Nottingham Trent University won University of the Year 2017 in the Times Higher Education awards.