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Help to Grow Management (online)

Are you a member of the management team at a small or medium-sized business?

Do you want to take your leadership skills and your business to the next level?

Join other business leaders at Kingston University on this new, Government-subsidised, Help to Grow Management programme.

Date Attendance Duration Course fee Location Action
30/09/21 – 17/12/21 8 online seminars and 4 on-campus seminars on Fridays. 12 weeks £750 Online Book now
05/01/22 – 25/03/22 8 online seminars and 4 on-campus seminars on Fridays. 12 weeks £750 Online Book now
25/01/22 – 14/04/22 8 online seminars and 4 on-campus seminars on Fridays. 12 weeks £750 Online Book now

Course information

Course description

Help to Grow your businessKingston Business School is bringing extensive entrepreneurial and small business expertise to offer this 12-week MBA style practical programme, which covers all aspects of management for growth and innovation. Designed specifically for small and medium sized businesses across the UK, the in-depth high-quality curriculum will support you to build your capabilities in leadership, innovation, digital adoption, employee engagement, marketing, responsible business, and financial management as you adapt to new business environments. By the end of the programme you will develop a business growth plan to help you lead your business to release its potential.

The course will also offer businesses one-to-one mentorship, and participants will finish the course with a tailored business growth plan, as well as access to an extensive alumni programme and network.

This programme is accredited by the Small Business Charter and is designed to be manageable alongside full-time work. It will support business leaders to develop their strategic skills. Key modules cover financial management, innovation and digital adoption. By the end of the programme you will develop a tailored business growth plan to lead your business to its full potential.

Why Kingston Business School?

  • Rated as the top MBA in the world for graduate start-ups
  • Rated the most successful UK higher education institution for start-ups
  • Home to the internationally recognised Small Business Research Centre

Who qualifies for this subsidised programme?

  • UK businesses from any sector that have been operating for more than one year, with between 5 to 249 employees are eligible.
  • The participant should be a decision maker or member of the senior management team within the business, such as chief executive or finance director.
  • Charities are not eligible.

 Course structure

The course comprises online seminars, face to face workshops, peer group calls, and one-to-one mentorship, all taking place during work hours.

Course tutors

The Programme Director is Bahare Afrahi, who is also Course Director, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, at Kingston Business School

Find out more

To find out more about this course, email

Please also contact us to find our future dates of this course and to express your interest.

Register Today

Sign up with Kingston University today, and let us support you in leading your business to its full potential.

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Or telephone us on +44 (0)20 8417 4497.

Booking information

We aim to be fully compliant with government health and safety guidelines whilst running short courses at Kingston University.

View the terms and conditions for booking a short course.


As the programme is 90% subsidised by government, participants will be charged just £750 for the entire programme.

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