Full-time MBA career development
We want to help you make the most of your potential and get a great job after your MBA. You’ll get a year full of events, one-to-one coaching and guidance from our Careers Team.
Whether you want to improve, fast-track or change career, relocate, or set up your own business, we can help you.
We’ve designed the MBA with input from employers to make sure it’s relevant and up-to-date. You’ll get the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.
$93ksalary after the Bath MBA (US$)
Top six sectors after the Bath MBA
Location after the Bath MBA
of our graduates are employed within three months of graduating
Based on those employed or looking for work and for whom data is held (86% of 2016 class)
“We've always recruited MBA graduates to get the very best. The Bath MBA gives us the potential to recruit candidates with the skills to manage our organisation’s future talent.”
“The Bath MBA generates the breadth of skills, fresh thinking and innovative behaviour that we value at Intel.”
Available to you
Career self-assessment tools
Whether you know what you want to do after your MBA or not, our career tools will help you.
We’ve designed our career self-assessment tools to help you:
- clarify your interests
- consider your values
- identify career options
- build an action plan
You will have access to tools like Career Leader, MBA Maximiser and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator.
Practice and improve your interview technique with specialist consultants. You’ll get individual feedback on your performance and tips for improvement.
Receive one-to-one career mentoring between June and September. Focus your career plans through regular meetings with an experienced business professional.
Develop a CV/resumé with impact with one-to-one coaching and feedback.
Workshops and webinars
A wide range of workshops will be available during the year, including:
- Presenting with impact
- Dealing with the media
- Working in the UK after your studies
- What recruiters want
- Preparing for your case study interview
- Marketing yourself and your MBA for a competitive edge
- Transitioning from your studies to your job search
- Managing pressure and developing resilience
- Competency-based assessment centres
Advice and guidance
The MBA Careers team are here for advice, guidance and further information throughout your year. Our experience, and wide range of resources, can help you plan your career.
Business in context stories
Real business is central to the Bath MBA. During your time on the course you’ll be connected with business leaders and organisations to put what you’re learning into a real business context.
We visit countries across the world throughout the year. This means you can meet us, and ask any questions you have about studying for an MBA at the University of Bath and living in the city.
Halley Liao worked in highly varied roles as a freelancer before pursuing her full-time MBA. She speaks about how Bath embraces professional diversity and its role in stimulating creative discussion
The Bath MBA is among the top 50 programmes in the world for entrepreneurship, according to the Financial Times.