Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is a 2.2 degree or an approved professional qualification.

Acceptable qualifications include:

  • Any Institute of Chartered Accountants in the UK or Ireland (Full membership)
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accounting (Full membership)
  • The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (Full membership)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (Associateship or Fellowship)

If you don't have a first degree (but have suitable experience and/or professional qualification) you may be eligible for entry via a Special Qualifying Examination. You may be asked to take the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) at the discretion of the Programme Team.

You must hold at least five years’ relevant postgraduate work experience. Exceptionally, candidates with a minimum of three years’ relevant experience can be considered.

If your maths does not seem to be at the required level, you may be asked to sit a short maths test, prior to an offer being made.

All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.

View the Entry Requirements for the Global Online MBA.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our two year, part-time programme is delivered in a flexible online format that allows you to study at a time that suits you.

You’ll access online lectures, projects and peer-learning through The Business School Hub, our award-winning educational technology which provides a dynamic and flexible online experience.

Through The Hub, you’ll have access to a variety of interactive learning activities such as video content, live sessions, discussions, polls and case studies, and you’ll be able to download, edit, annotate and share files and notes in a simple and effective way.

You’ll belong to time zone based virtual syndicates and will be expected to undertake some group work and ‘live presentations’ and interactions with academics to provide some of the classroom experience of an MBA. Importantly, you’ll also have quick access to feedback from tutors no matter the time or your location.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Imperial College Business School offers significant scholarship funding to the most talented applicants. A range of scholarships are available and all self-funded candidates are automatically considered for all scholarship schemes for which they meet the eligibility criteria and application deadlines. View the full range of scholarships here.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7589 5111