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Sustainability Leadership (online), M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
Online
This programme aims to develop creative leaders who will collaboratively address present global challenges and opportunities with the insights and skills to shape an inclusive and sustainable future for business and society.The MBA is the premier qualification for people in a management role or seeking a management role or who want to help shape the future of their organization.

About

We are reaching a point where sustainable business practice is becoming a key strategic priority. Organisations that have begun to realise that not only do future practices and economic models need to transform in line with the dynamics of social and environmental change, but that actually sustainable thinking makes a business more successful.The programme is aimed at individuals engaging in sustainable practice within any organisation.  Learners will re-think business approaches by engaging together online, sharing practice, interrogating existing practice and driving change through an online collaborative learning community.The programme provides opportunity for a stimulating learning experience led by staff informed by scholarship, professional practice and external engagement.  The values of sustainable development, global citizenship and collaboration are central to the programme’s content and learning approach.  Through a collaborative online learning experience you will respond to a growing global need for re-thinking leadership, this programme aims to develop creative leaders who will collaboratively address present global challenges and opportunities with the insights, skills and influences to shape an inclusive and sustainable future for business and society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Challenges of Sustainability 
  • Management Practices: A critical perspective 
  • Embedding Sustainability in Organisations 
  • Leading Sustainability Change 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

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.

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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).

  • Normally, the possession of a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree, or an appropriate equivalent, i.e. a professional qualification, from a recognised British or overseas institution.
  • Applicants must have been or be employed in an organisation so that they can draw on their professional context for learning.
  • Demonstrably appropriate motivation and ambition for studying Sustainability Leadership.
  • Applicants who have been taught and assessed in languages other than English should have demonstrable confidence to study through the English language equivalent to IELTS 6.0

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    12800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    6200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

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