Business Administration

University of Salford

M.B.A. Blended
24 months
11000 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Business Administration degree offered at University of Salford is our flagship programme, a fully AMBA accredited degree that concentrates on developing the wide ranging leadership and business management skills that you need to thrive at a senior level, whatever sector you work in. 


The Business Administration degree offered at University of Salford offers two pathways so you can follow your area of specialist interest. 

Taught in four modules plus a work-based project, the MBA is delivered in a blended format.  You will study three core modules then follow the specialist module for the MBA pathway you have chosen.  For each of the four modules, you will spend six blocks of two days at Salford Business School.  In addition, there are out-of-the-classroom activities such as company visits and guest speakers with project work to be completed in your own time.  International students should note that UKVI regulations may require additional attendance; please contact us (Julie Kelly, to check the latest information.

You’ll finish your year with a three to six month consultancy project based around an issue within either your own or another organisation.

You will draw on your previous management experience to join in discussion with tutors and fellow students, then use the scholarship and research to reflect your learning back into the workplace. Our broad range of modules and unique business partnerships make this programme an ideal option for ambitious executives who are seeking to improve their knowledge across a full range of advanced skill sets.


Graduates of the MBA can expect to build successful careers in many industries both private and public sector. An MBA is an internationally recognised a course that produces high calibre management graduates.Graduates of The Salford MBA have gone on to enjoy significant roles within large multinational organisations up to the levels of CIO, COO and senior vice-president. Others are developing their own successful business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics with Financial Management
  • Marketing with Operations Management 
  • Organisational Behaviour and Change

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should submit your application at least one month before your course starts.




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in a business related subject.
  • Candidates must have a minimum of three years full-time post study work experience with evidence of managerial responsibility.
  • A wide range of professional qualifications are also considered for partial fulfilment of entry criteria.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Business Administration
University of Salford


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