MBA Open Evening

Wednesday 4 May, 18:15 - 20:30, Aston Business School 

Join us for an exclusive MBA Open Evening and find out more about the Aston MBA. The evening will include a taster session with Professor David Bailey, expert on industrial strategy and regular media commentator who will talk about ‘From Bust to Boom?: The UK Auto Industry and manufacturing reshoring’.        

During the evening you will also have the opportunity to:

  • Meet our MBA Director, Kirit Vaidya, to discuss the MBA course content and choice of modules on offer.         
  • Discuss your future career path and support available with our dedicated MBA Careers Consultant, Paul Schoonenberg         
  • Gain an insight into the application process for an MBA and get application tips and information on scholarship opportunities from our MBA Recruitment Manager, Iftikhar Ahmed         
  • Meet MBA alumni and find out why Aston was the right choice for them         
  • Network with other professionals who are interested in studying an MBA at Aston.         

Discover how the Aston MBA could transform your career. Book your place today.


18:15 to 18:30

MBA Lounge


Tea and coffee

18:30 to 18:40

Welcome and introduction: why study the Aston MBA?

Kirit Vaidya, MBA course director

18:40 to 19:10

‘From Bust to Boom?: The UK Auto Industry and manufacturing reshoring’ 

David Bailey, Professor of Industrial Strategy

19:10 to 19:20

The online learning experience

19:20 to 19:30

Closing remarks

Kirit Vaidya


19:30 to 20:30

Buffet, drinks and networking with MBA team         


Benefits of attending

  • Learn more about the Aston MBA

  • Hear a presentation from one of our professors of industry

  • Network with like-minded professionals

  • Gain advice on your career development

Further information

Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment. 

The event will take place at:

Aston Business School
Aston University
Aston Triangle
B4 7ET

Car parking is available at the Millennium Point multi-storey car park, which is situated opposite the University Campus. The car park charges £2.90 for 3 hours and £3.60 for 4 hours. The car park can be accessed via Jennens Road. If using a sat nav please use the following post code: B4 7AP.

Please contact the MBA Recruitment Manager, Iftikhar Ahmed for more information.

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