Want to become a top level businessperson? An internationally recognised MBA is the perfect qualification to send your business career to new heights.
What MBA qualification can I take?
MBA qualifications from the UK are highly respected around the world, with business and finance students making up the highest proportion of international students in the UK.
An MBA will increase your earning potential and allow you to move into new areas of business and management, as well as providing you with new networking contacts.
The three main types of MBA in the UK are:
General MBAs – aimed at all business professionals
Executive MBAs – aimed at top level executives
Specialist MBAs – aimed at students who specialise in a particular field, such as healthcare
What will I study on an MBA course?
MBA programmes cover all the major modules of a business course, from strategic management to finance to marketing. One of the major benefits of a UK MBA is the chance to network with your fellow students, who will usually be management level employees at major companies. You will also have the chance to choose modules that suit your aims and career choices.
A full-time MBA will normally take two years to complete, with part-time courses designed to fit around students with existing work commitments.
How do I apply for an MBA course?
In order to apply for an MBA, you will need to contact the university department directly. All schools will require you to submit an essay along with your application, and possibly proof of your English language skills.You can search for an MBA course on our MBA Courses website.
Expect to include the following:
What your business skills and experience are
Why you want to study for an MBA
How you feel the MBA will impact on your career
How much are MBA tuition fees?
MBA courses are some of the most expensive courses to study in the UK. Many students part-fund their studies through their employers. A typical MBA course will cost between £5,000 and £30,000 per year, depending on the course, institution and duration.
You can find out more about funding an MBA here.