Taught course

The Bath MBA - Executive

University of Bath · School of Management

Entry requirements

Work experience

At least five years’ full-time, post-graduation work experience with evidence of career progression.

Academic criteria

If you don’t have a degree

We will consider candidates who don’t hold a degree but do have considerable work experience. If you want us to assess your experience, send us your CV.

If you do have a degree

At least one of:

· 2:1 or above undergraduate degree or equivalent classification

· a relevant postgraduate diploma or postgraduate certificate awarded by an approved institution

Months of entry


Course content

Accelerate your career with the Bath Executive MBA.

Our part-time Executive MBA is the perfect opportunity for busy professionals to push their career forward.

Designed for senior executives, our Executive MBA lets you:

  • study part-time, with just three days a month on campus
  • access a challenging programme designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need
  • develop knowledge of the latest industry research and how to apply it to different areas
  • gain fresh perspectives on issues affecting your company and how to overcome them
  • access valuable knowledge and experience from a network of academics, peers and other organisations
  • develop yourself as a confident and ambitious leader

Study while you work

An MBA built for busy professionals. Our Executive MBA lets you study part-time, with just three days a month on campus (two weekdays and a Saturday). Find out more about the programme and structure.

Capstone consulting project

Taking on the role of a professional consultant at your own organisation, you’ll explore a real business issue that’s of interest to you and your employer. You’ll enhance your learning by applying it to your chosen issue and developing practical solutions.

Worth 33% of your final degree, the project takes place once you have completed the taught modules.

Leadership Development Programme

Our Leadership Development Programme runs alongside the taught EMBA components. You’ll spend one day every two months exploring a range of themes designed to build up your leadership toolkit, enabling you to make the journey from manager to leader.

Your new network

Our Executive MBA attracts students from a range of backgrounds. They will build your new professional network. Gain insights from people from a mix of industries by studying with executives who are at different stages of their MBA.

Dedicated career support during and after your MBA

Our MBA Careers Team and personal and professional development programme help give you the tools and knowledge to accelerate your career. From executive coaching to individual support tailored to your career ambitions, we can help you push your career to new heights.

Your career support continues after you graduate. Our MBA Careers Team will be available to you for three years after you finish to help you as your career grows.

Find out more about career development and support.

Join our global network
Our supportive alumni network comprises over 22,500 graduates, living in more than 140 countries. Connect with and get advice from graduates working in every industry you can think of. Find out more about Bath Connection.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English you may be required to provide evidence of your English language ability.

Read more about the University’s English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For information on scholarships and other funding options, please see: Fees and Scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    part time
    22 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

MBA Admissions
+44 (0) 1225 38 3431