• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
The MBA for Engineers at De Montfort University is designed for individuals who have gained professional credentials and work experience in any engineering field. Its primary aim is to build on the technical knowledge of its participants to prepare them for progression toward management and leadership roles in their organisations. 

About

Reasons to study MBA for Engineers at De Montfort University:

  • Throughout the programme, a coaching approach to leadership training is utilised to help participants discover and hone an effective personal leadership style. 
  • You may opt to participate in a DMUglobal programme to enhance the development of their final dissertation or project.
  • You will have an opportunity to apply your knowledge and explore key challenges faced by the 21st century organisation in a final dissertation or project.
  • The programme will provide an extensive, detailed and critical understanding of the difference between project finance and other corporate finance alternatives, including the main motivations and rationale for the use of project finance.
  • The programme will critically apply core analytical techniques in undertaking a strategic audit and in supporting specific elements of the strategy process.
  • The programme will evaluate possible actions of a corporation in response to environmental, social and economic impacts.
  • You will understand and critically apply new knowledge to the engineering and management contexts.

Opportunities

This is our innovative international experience programme which aims to enrich your studies and expand your cultural horizons – helping you to become a global graduate, equipped to meet the needs of employers across the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Leadership Practicum
  • Project Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Consulting Project
  • Project Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description
      • September start: 12 months 
      • January star: 15 months 
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      • September start: 24 months 
      • January star:  30 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

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).

General Requirements

Applicants should normally possess the following entry requirements:

  •  An undergraduate honours degree, with at least a lower second-class (2:2) awarded by a British University (or equivalent international qualification), or a professional qualification deemed to be of equivalent standing. Applicants can come from diverse backgrounds, preferably with engineering backgrounds and engineering work experience.
  • Additionally, a minimum of three years’ professional experience in a managerial, professional or technical role.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Leicester

  • 751 - 1430 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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