Taught course

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Middlesex University London · Business School

Entry requirements

You should have a second class honours degree or above, or an overseas equivalent qualification, and a minimum of two years' managerial or professional experience in a full-time position since graduation. Managerial experience is vital to full participation on the course as you will be expected to analyse your work experiences through the learning process. Candidates may be eligible without an honours degree if they can demonstrate a significantly successful managerial experience and may be required to completed a GMAT test obtaining a minimum score of 550 (a GMAT test will help your application even with a degree).

Specialist pathways include: Business Excellence; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Environmental Management; Knowledge Management and Information Technology; Public Sector Management; Small Business Management; Voluntary Sector Management

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Middlesex MBA has an emphasis on practice, and has two core themes relating to enterprise and consulting, these culminate in a final project related to a real business idea.

How is the Middlesex MBA studied
The Full-Time MBA course starting in January or September is studied full-time over one year.The Executive MBA course starting in January or September is studied part-time over two years. You attend two evenings per week (Tuesday and Thursday).

The Executive course allows busy executives and those running their own businesses to prepare for a rapidly-changing future.

The Modular MBA course, starting in September, is studied part-time over three years. You replicate the experience of the full time MBA and join a new full time cohort for each of your three years.

Who is the Middlesex MBA for
Our MBA is designed for practising managers who want to gain a generalist perspective on management. It has been developed for those wanting to develop their entrepreneurial and consultancy skills to progress in an established company or to set up an independent venture; It is an MBA for those who are serious about practice. We do not ask you to complete a dissertation instead we have a project module worth one third of the course's credits which enhances your entrepreneurship skills or your ability to act as a consultant to your own or another organisation.

What is distinctive about the Middlesex MBA
Taught at our Hendon campus in north London.
Being based in London, it allows you easy access to the world centre of the financial services sector.
International experience with a well-established international field trip for full-time students. Previous trips have taken place inCape Town, Milan, Paris, Barcelona and Hong Kong - all costs are included in the fees.
Emphasis on coaching and personal development for part-time students.
A project-based MBA means that you undertake a significant project at the end of your taught content, rather than a dissertation. This could be a major business plan or new product-market proposal and can be done through a real company.
Free Evening With the MBA events for MBA students, prospective students and Alumni to join together and learn from respected industry speakers

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

General enquiries
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