Taught course

Master of Business Administration

Institution
Anglia Ruskin University · Lord Ashcroft International Business School
Qualifications
MBA

Entry requirements

You should normally have a first degree (2:2) or equivalent, and be working in, or have experience of, human resources. If you have other awards, including those from non-UK universities, we may be able to accept these. Experiential knowledge may also be accepted. Please email admissions@anglia.ac.uk for further information.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Course overview

Boost your career prospects with our prestigious MBA qualification. Our course has a Level 7 accreditation from the CMI (Chartered Management Institute). When you graduate from our MBA, you will have a highly-valued professional qualification and the strategic and leadership qualities that you’ll need to be a successful manager in any organisation – or your own business.

Main overview

Leaders need to be able to think critically and creatively, communicate effectively, make sound decisions and implement them efficiently. If you work in a managerial position and want to improve your overall employability, alongside your theoretical knowledge of management, our MBA is an excellent choice. You can choose to study full-time, part-time, or part-time ‘block delivery’ to fit the course around your existing commitments.

We’ve developed our course over 15 years and offer a range of modules that, put together, encourage a broad, analytical and integrated study of business and management. Our focus is on practical skills and knowledge, preparing you for a career in business, including successful self-employment.

Our MBA has many unique features including the option to specialise in a particular area, such as marketing, sustainability or entrepreneurship. You’ll have the chance to attend guest lectures delivered by leading experts, visit major businesses and organisations, and make useful contacts through our make use of extensive business network.

You'll benefit from state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities, study areas, campus libraries with online databases containing professional journals, plus our Virtual Learning Environment through which you can access study resources and help.

Careers
Our MBA will equip you with the management and entrepreneurial abilities to succeed in a wide range of business fields. When you graduate, you’ll be confident about entering the international business market and may find a senior role in a corporation or take the first steps towards self-employment.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certified level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£12,900
International students
£14,500

It’s important to decide how to fund your course before applying. Use our funding guide for postgraduate students to learn more about the following:

  • the new postgraduate loan
  • applying for our scholarships
  • additional funding options and support.

From September 2018, EU students starting a postgraduate degree with us can access a £600 bursary.

We also offer our £400 Books Plus scheme, which helps with the costs of study. There's no need to apply for this: if you're eligible you can simply collect a Books Plus card when you start your course.

Qualification and course duration

MBA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
Email
answers@anglia.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1245 686868