Studyportals placeholder

MBA (Master of Business Administration), M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 3 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree offered at Ulster University is an internationally recognised general management course aimed at developing business, management and leadership skills.

About

An MBA is an internationally recognised passport to a successful management career. It helps its students to consider and apply business theory to the world of work, deepening and widening their understanding of the organisation and the environment in which it operates.

MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree offered at Ulster University is designed to introduce you to the essential areas of business and management which will help you develop your career. Students will learn the essential components which will help them to appreciate the organisation and the environment in which it operates. Thus, the full-time MBA offered by Ulster University Business School is a broad, general management qualification covering areas such as finance, marketing, economics, strategy, leadership, organisational behaviour and operations management.MBA (Master of Business Administration) is provided by Ulster University.

Career options

Given the generalist nature of the MBA course there are a wide variety of careers available to its graduates. Research carried out by the Association of MBAs and by the Ulster University Business School demonstrates that MBA graduates reap the benefit of investing in their studies both financially and in terms of their career.

Students have used the MBA to change direction, building on their primary degree or to further enhance their skillset before embarking on their chosen profession.

Professional Recognition

The quality of our MBA is such that many professional bodies and Chartered Institutes may provide exemptions from their own qualifications for students who hold an MBA.

Programme Structure

Modules include:
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Managing People in the Organisation
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Management Studies and Research Methods
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership and Change
  • Strategy
  • Economics and the Business Environment
  • Digital Transformation
  • Business Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 months
  • Credits
    360 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

    Studyportals Tip: The UK government has confirmed new English-language testing requirements for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper 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).

  • This MBA course is designed for those who aspire to work in management positions.
  • Applicants should normally have a second class honours degree or equivalent and should normally have two years' relevant work experience. Applications are invited from graduates of any academic background.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14060 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14060 GBP per year and a duration of 3 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9810 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9810 GBP per year and a duration of 3 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Coleraine

  • 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.

Funding

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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Apply with Studyportals

Did you know that you can directly apply to available Masters from our selected Application Partners? Read more, or check the complete list of programmes to apply for right now.

Select a Master's and apply

Wishlist