Taught course

Business Administration

Lancaster University · Management School

Entry requirements

A 2:1 (Hons) degree, or international equivalent, and a minimum of three years' professional work experience since graduation. Strong preference will be given to those who can demonstrate clearly that they have held significant managerial responsibilities.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme will equip you with all the necessary language, tools and techniques of business and management. Our MBA is distinct as we focus on developing your practical wisdom and your capacity for judgement in the turbulent world of international business. We are focused on helping you build the ‘attitudes of mind’ and the skills that you will need to be highly effective at the most senior levels of management. We action this through our unique Mindful Manager and Core Capabilities modules together with four Action Learning challenges that weave together deep philosophical learnings and practical skills development.

Our MBA is globally recognised and ranked as 1st in the world for Corporate Strategy according to the Financial Times 2018 Top Global Full-Time MBA programmes ranking.

You may also be interested in our part-time Executive MBA option.

Information for international students

Details of entry requirements for international students can be found here: Grade Equivalencies

Proof of english language is required from non-native english speakers. We require IELTS with an overall score of 7.0, with no less than 6.0 in any element, or an approved equivalent.

If your score is below our requirements, we may consider you for one of our pre-sessional english language programmes.

Fees and funding

UK students
£30,500 per year
International students
£30,500 per year


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1524 510733