Taught course

Online MBA

University of Birmingham · Birmingham Business School

Entry requirements

  • At least an upper second-class degree or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent
  • 3.5 GPA
  • Two references
  • A statement of purpose
  • A minimum of three years’ professional experience at management level.

Academic and professional qualifications as well as professional experience may be taken into consideration.

Months of entry

October, July, March

Course content

The world’s first AMBA-accredited 100% Online MBA from triple-crown Birmingham Business School is designed for enterprising business professionals who are ready to enhance their practical knowledge for the next step in their careers.

By pairing informed, contemporary content with an interactive online learning platform, this course provides postgraduate students with both flexibility and critical business skills.

“This is not a campus-based course that we’ve just put online; we’ve built this from the ground up, taking on board the current online environment and latest technology that we have available.” Ian Myatt, Director of Educational Enterprise, the University of Birmingham.

Studying for an MBA online provides postgraduate students with the flexibility to learn alongside work, empowering them to apply the latest business knowledge and theory to their roles immediately:

  • Further your ability to overcome complex problems in global business
  • Develop critical managerial skills and master practical applications
  • Enhance the people management skills necessary for more effective leadership
  • Challenge critical thinking on business issues within global society
  • Understand business management and its application in professional life
  • Gain international perspectives of organisations and management theory.

Find out more about our Online MBA.

Information for international students

For international students, standard English language requirements apply. You must have an IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.

Qualification and course duration


30 months

Course contact details

Online Admissions
+44 (0)800 032 7101