As we enter 2024, are you considering further development of skills for you or your teams; or maybe gaining new knowledge to enhance your career or your business; or maybe just doing some learning for fun!

At Nottingham Business School we are passionate about our commitment to provide lifelong learning opportunities and we are excited to introduce our latest suite of microcredentials and short courses on FutureLearn. The short courses are free, bite sized learning of 6 hours over a 3-week period, whilst our microcredentials are 10 weeks long and offer you a chance to gain Postgraduate Level credits to further your professional development. Our short courses can be found here.

Our new flexible framework gives participants the opportunity to build to a Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership and Management Practice (60 credits) in up to 8 years and you can do this by engaging with our microcredentials (10 credits each) and also level 7 accredited microcredentials from other universities that align with our programme. The only requirement is 30 credits has to be completed with Nottingham Business School.

Designed with the busy professional in mind, our microcredentials are specialised, focused, and industry-relevant programmes that allow you to upskill in key areas, such as leadership, FinTech, and climate solutions.

Our Online Microcredentials include:

Climate Solutions: Using Your Influence in the Workplace for a Net Zero Future.

Explore impactful climate solutions to apply in your workplace and beyond to help your organisation and society achieve net zero.

Inspiring Women Leaders: Purpose-Driven Leadership for Business and Society.

Learn from inspiring women in business and society, while building the skills you need to advance your own leadership career.

Fundamentals of FinTech and Financial Innovation
Delve into the dynamic world of FinTech and develop the workplace-ready skills to thrive in the financial services industry. 

Leadership Resilience: How to Thrive During Turbulent Times
Future-proof your leadership career as you learn how to become a resilient leader who can thrive in challenging times. 

Values-Driven Leadership
Level up your leadership as you learn how to leverage your values to become an ethical leader with wide-ranging influence.


We can also create bespoke accredited or non-accredited training and education offers to meet your business requirements and we do also offer professional short courses and microcredentials available for face to face/blended study such as our Women as Transformational Leaders programme which commences in April 2024.

If you would like to discuss your future training and development needs for your organisation, please contact Dr Mel Bull, Director of Executive Education at [email protected]