Taught course

International Mineral Resources Management (MBA)

University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent, preferably at upper 2nd class level or above in Business Studies, Finance, Accountancy, Economics, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Law, Geology or other appropriate discipline. A minimum of 2 years work experience at a managerial level is also required.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The MBA International Mineral Resources Management is unique in the field of energy and natural resources industries education. The programme combines conventional management education with specialist modules in a range of fields. Students develop in-depth expertise in the fields of natural resource law, economics and policy.

This programme aims to provide an intellectually challenging academic programme of study, which will demand of the student the ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in management. This will prepare future industry leaders for success in a rapidly evolving and highly competitive global business climate, where continuous innovation and change is crucial to productivity and growth in all aspects of the natural resources, energy and international business and financial transactions.

Information for international students

The programme is designed to examine both the national and international management contexts of the mineral resources industries in particular, but also the wider energy industry setting. It is designed to engage significant participation by international students, particularly both young and mid-career professionals in private industry, state companies and government.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
24-60 months

Course contact details

Vikki Watson
+44 (0)1382 384459