Taught course

The Birmingham MBA in Guangzhou

University of Birmingham · Birmingham Business School

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (or equivalent), or equivalent professional qualification 5 years work experience IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in any band); TOEFL IBT 88 (21 in Reading, 20 in Listening, 22 in Speaking and 21 in Writing); Pearson Academic Test of English 59 (in all four skills)

Months of entry


Course content

The program aims to foster high-level management talent who will be able to meet the demands of Chinese economic and social development, as well as the needs of internationalisation of Chinese enterprises. They also have insights of multi-culture and competitiveness in globalised business.It also focuses on the development of leadership skills in corporate management, which include innovative thinking on the basis of professional knowledge and being able to develop solutions against management problems.

The Birmingham-Jinan MBA program aims to establish a competitive MBA program for senior managers of international companies in South China and the neighbouring region, by integrating the resources in MBA education and the excellence of faculty teams of both parties, who both enjoy a long history and strong reputation.

They will achieve this by utilising the advanced education theories and mature quality control system of the University of Birmingham, as well as the profound expertise of Jinan University in business education in the context of Chinese culture and by adopting the high quality” flying faculty model”, as well as concise and focused curriculum design.

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Fees and funding

The programme will be self-financed.

Students will pay tuition fees directly to the University of Birmingham. For further information on the fee to be charged to students please contact the Birmingham Business School.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-72 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate enquiry service
0121 414 5005