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Executive Leadership and Management (Part-Time), M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months


The MBA in Executive Leadership & Management is a transformative programme of study targeted at practicing managers looking to develop their leadership capability.

Designed to minimize disruption to busy working lives the programme is delivered one evening a week over three terms with classes in year one on a Thursday evening, year two on a Wednesday evening, and in year three on a Tuesday evening. 

Normally the programme of study can be completed in three years.  The programme is facilitated by experienced practitioner focussed academics who have a track record in Executive Education and teaching Masters level students.

Each module aims to develop business leadership, management skills, and understanding.  Collectively the programme builds a critical appreciation of the theories, tools, techniques and applications of leading and managing the contemporary organisation.

Aligned with the programme is optional membership of the Chartered Management Institute and dual accreditation with their Certificate in Strategic Management which is available upon the completion of the programme and provides a valuable validation of your development as a practicing manager.

You will learn how to

Alongside your academic development, you will be able to develop key transferable skills, including:

  • Two-way communication skills, such as Negotiation and Persuasion 
  • Numeracy and quantitative skills 
  • Teamwork, leadership, and personal efficiency.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Performance Leadership
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Dissertation
  • Finance
  • Innovate to Win
  • Leading and Managing Change
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Operational Strategy
  • Research Methods
  • Retaining Talent
  • Work Based Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:

  • The MBA in Executive Leadership & Management is appropriate for you if you have experience of senior management in either a commercial or public sector environment. You need not necessarily have had previous exposure to studies in business, leadership or management.
  • Applicants will normally have a first or second-class Honours Degree or equivalent in any subject and at least two years of business/management experience at a senior level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Worcester

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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


New Postgraduate Loans for Masters degrees in the UK were introduced.

If you start a full-time or part-time master’s course you can apply for a Postgraduate Loan. You’ll be able to borrow up to £10,000 to pay your fees and help with living costs.

You may be eligible for this loan if you:

  • Are under 60
  • Ordinarily live in England
  • Don't already have a master's degree or higher qualification

It won't depend on personal or family income.

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