Executive Education

The Executive Education Programme is mainly implemented by Nottingham University Business School China (NUBS China). With a global mindset, NUBS China executive education equips business leaders with a blend of business theories and applications that empower your businesses with global impact. Our academic staff ensure that their teaching is kept relevant and up-to-date through their engagement in leading-edge researches, much of which are closely linked to current business and industry development. We provide executive education programmes to leading businesses in China and beyond, as well as engaging with startup businesses through the Ningbo Nottingham International Incuator Park.

We customise our Executive Education programmes with our interactive way of teaching in a highly international environment that exposes you to the most current business thinking with a strong global perspective. We blend theory and practice to help you gain knowledge and skills to immediately and practically implement insights in your organization to achieve market impact.

- Prof. Martin J. Liu, Associate Dean on Research and Knowledge Exchange, NUBS China

Our Programmes


Previous Programme Example

Executive Education

UNNC has delivered customized international talent training courses for CRRC since 2012. CRRC is the world's largest supplier of rail transit equipment and plays a vital role in the advancement of the "one belt and one road" initiative. As a result of the continuous expansion of its overseas business, CRRC's demand for international high-end talent has increased considerably in recent years. The Advanced International Talent Development Programme (AITDP) delivered by UNNC for CRRC provides technology support and training of key leadership roles for the expansion of its overseas market development and the realization of its internationalization strategy. The program is dedicated to improving the following international business skills of the trainees:

  • Cross-cultural negotiation and communication.
  • International market access.
  • Improving the management skills of merged enterprises.
  • Cultivating leadership skills.
  • Improving the international outlook and analytical ability of multinational enterprises.
  • Comprehensively improving the English level of the trainees.

To date, CRRC have trained nearly 1000 key workers through UNNC, who have gone on to work in 60 countries and regions and have become the vanguard for Chinese high-speed railway’s international expansion.  



Our Expertise

Our expertise


Module Examples 

Please click each module below for the course overview and staff profile.

Leading  People, Teams and Change

Strategic Marketing Management in the Global Context

Strategy in an Uncertain World

Big Data and Decision Making

Facilitation for High Performing International Teams

Innovation : From Creativity to Entrepreneurship

Operations and Supply Chain Strategy

Managing International Business

Economic Environment and Financial Risk


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