Entry requirements

A Bachelors degree or equivalent qualification (normally equivalent to First Class Honours or 2:1) An MBA or a Master's Degree (an average grade of 60 or above; B or above; GPA of 3 or above) A minimum of 6 years full-time management experience, showing significant career progression.

Months of entry


Course content

The Blended Learning DBA is aimed at global executives seeking a high level postgraduate qualification, without putting their careers on hold. Challenging, flexible, portable and international, the Manchester Business School DBA is research in action. It offers you the opportunity to study a real business issue in depth and then immediately apply that knowledge in your working life, directly improving commercial outcomes within your organisation and beyond.

Information for international students

International students are encouraged to contact a course counsellor at the business school to assist with their application.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
60 months

Course contact details

DBA Marketing
+44 (0)161 275 6598