Dean's welcome

Welcome to Nottingham University Business School China (NUBS China), a leader in innovative world-class business education.

Thank you for your interest in Nottingham University Business School China (NUBS China).  The University of Nottingham is a truly global institution with campuses in the UK, China and Malaysia. At NUBS China, we offer undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and executive education programmes as well as undertaking high quality research on important management challenges and actively engaging with businesses locally, nationally and internationally. Ningbo is an excellent place to study business as one of China’s leading centres for innovative growth businesses as well as the world’s largest port by cargo tonnage.

If you are interested in studying for a degree at NUBS China, you will benefit from a world-class international education and become a part of a global family. You will receive the same degree certificate as any University of Nottingham graduate – irrespective of whether you studied in the UK, China or Malaysia. Indeed, many of our students choose to study in more than one of our locations or take advantage of the growing number of exchange programmes that we have established with other leading business schools around the world. At NUBS China, you will study for an internationally recognised degree from one of the world’s leading universities at one of the most beautiful campuses in China. 

NUBS China is unique as part of the first Sino-foreign university in China. Our degree programmes are taught in English by highly qualified faculty from more than 20 countries and regions, based full time in China. This wealth of international experience ensures that all our programmes prepare students for the challenges of operating in a global business environment as well as meeting the demands of working in China. We have around 2,700 undergraduates and 450 postgraduate students. An English language improvement programme is also available. 

Our academic staff ensure that their teaching is kept relevant and up-to-date through their engagement in leading edge research, much of it linked directly to business and industry. A growing number of more than 150 PhD students are enrolled on our doctoral programmes, contributing to this advancement of management theory and practice. We provide executive education programmes to leading businesses in China and beyond, as well as engaging with start-up businesses through the Ningbo Nottingham International Incubator Park.

Welcome to NUBS China!

Professor Martin Lockett

Dean and Professor in Strategic Management 

Nottingham University Business School China