Taught course

Executive MBA in Dubai

University of Bradford · School of Management (including Law)

Entry requirements

-- First degree from an approved university, or an acceptable professional qualification. Usual entry requirement is: UK degree minimum 2:2 (Honours); European degree gross percentile average (GPA) of 2.5 out of 4.0 or 6.5 out of 10, or overall average of 70 from 100 per cent. -- At least three years' relevant postgraduate work experience -- 6.5 score on IELTS test of English, or 94 or better in the internet-based TOEFL are needed from non-native speakers. -- GMAT score of 600, if we ask you to take this test

Months of entry


Course content

Our Executive MBA in Dubai, one of the longest-running in the Middle East, is based in the Knowledge Village and attracts some of the regions most up and coming business people.

It is a two and a half year part-time programme, focused on managers who want to develop their already successful career through the knowledge and experience gained from studying at a highly ranked global business school.

The programme is taught in blocks every five to six weeks, allowing for time to focus on progressing in your current role.

All our MBA programmes are made up of three stages

Core modules designed to help you get back in to learning and provide fundamental knowledge of management principles and theory
Elective modules provide an in-depth understanding of specialist topics that are essential and relevant to the contemporary commercial world. Students choose those that are of most interest or greatest career benefit
Management project enables you to put the knowledge and skills gained throughout the programme to practical use on a relevant management issue

Teaching is in blocks of three days every 5-6 weeks using a variety of learning and teaching approaches, including lectures, case analysis, group work, individual and group problem solving research. Assessment is typically through a blend of assignments and examinations.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Recruitment & Admissions Office
0800 073 1225