Taught course

Master of Business Administration

Newcastle University · Newcastle University Business School

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent. In your CV and personal statement you need to show at least three years of continuous work experience. You should have experience in a relevant role with some managerial responsibilities. This could include management of budgets, products, projects, people.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our full time MBA delivers experience-based learning. The course offers you a structured, immersive business experience that will push you beyond your boundaries.

On this course will focus on developing the capabilities you need to be competitive in any industry or entrepreneurial venture. You will also develop universal skills including leadership, critical thinking and collaboration.

From our MBA, you will emerge more confident, capable and better equipped to drive change within your organisation and excel in your career.

A hands-on approach to learning

Studying our MBA is a challenging, yet rewarding experience. It also requires significant personal commitment. We use a balance of traditional study and real time action learning to prepare you to become a business leader of tomorrow.

We offer an intensive learning experience and a solid foundation in business and management knowledge. This course equips you for higher positions in management and leadership.

Shape your leadership journey

Through our course, we offer you a 12 month intensive journey of immersion and practical application. We will:

  • build your core skill set and understanding across the range of management and business disciplines
  • strengthen your ability to contribute to the key challenges of business in the 21st century

Also, three electives offer you a wide range of options to personalise the MBA to your own interests and aspirations.

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding online Prospectus for further information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67

Course contact details

MBA Admissions Assistant
+(0) 191 208 1589