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Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #751 (QS) ,
The Master of Business Administration at London Metropolitan University will develop your expertise as a business manager in a collaborative and supportive environment, enabling you to join the ranks of MBA holders who earn significantly above the graduate average. 

About

Why study this Master of Business Administration at London Metropolitan University?

The Master of Business Administration at London Metropolitan University gives you the opportunity to develop your understanding of key business functions including marketing, human resources, strategy and management to help you evolve into a confident, influential and successful leader.

The MBA course is underpinned by experience-based learning modules designed to enhance your management and leadership potential, as well as giving you the opportunity to take the lead on projects related to social responsibility. You'll also develop your personal and social awareness necessary for making decisions which will benefit communities and societies as well as business organisations.

Our teaching staff and visiting academics, who you’ll meet both informally and formally through lectures and social events, are experts in areas including finance, strategy, creativity and coaching. This ensures you’ll develop all the skills you need to steer a business to success, whether the organisation be private, public or not-for-profit.

After the course

Graduates of the MBA may continue in their existing careers or choose to explore new opportunities. Recent graduates of our business related degrees are employed by companies including ALDI, Schwab Versand Hanau, Sapa, UBM plc, Carillion, Hanson Hispania SA, Triometric and BNP Paribas. They work in management roles in the fields of international sales, area management, business development, clients services and customer service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Innovation Management
  • Leadership and Strategic Management
  • People and Organisations: Principles and Practices in Global Contexts
  • Marketing, Marketing Communications and Operations
  • Management Learning and Research
  • Business Research Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You will be required to have:

  • a minimum of a 2.2 degree in any subject discipline (or equivalent)
  • a minimum of two years’ work experience in a management context
  • a detailed personal statement, including why you are applying and any relevant skills, experience or achievements that make you suitable for the course

You should also submit a full CV comprising:

  • Work experience - list your most recent position first, continuing in reverse chronological order including the name, location, website and dates of your employment for each company you have worked for.
  • Education
  • Skills - For example, include every IT package or programme you have used as well as any foreign language skills you have gained.

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Work experience - list your most recent position first, continuing in reverse chronological order including the name, location, website and dates of your employment for each company you have worked for. Aim to use bullet points wherever possible to highlight your responsibilities and achievements in each role.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12890 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12890 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Part time cost: 

  • UK/EU: £960 per 20-credit module
  • International: £1,430 per 20-credit module

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Our team of specialist advisers aim to make your time at the University as affordable and stress-free as possible. You can come in and see us even before applying, and we can help you with your applications for funding to support your studies.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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