Taught course

Master of Business Administration

University of Roehampton · Roehampton University Business School

Entry requirements

The MBA is defined as 'a career development generalist programme for those who have post-graduation and relevant work experience on which the learning process should build'. Students may have a first degree in any discipline with a minimum of two years' work experience. It is expected that most, if not all, students admitted will complete the MBA stage. Standard Entry: a demonstration of the ability to study successfully at postgraduate level, which will normally mean at least a second class honours degree in any subject or an equivalent management or professional qualification (for example, in accountancy, human resource management, logistics, nursing, surveying, engineering) or the successful completion of an appropriate access programme; two years' relevant work experience, which will involve postgraduate level work and experience with some responsibility of line management and/or finance and can explain how an MBA will improve career prospects; graduates for whom English is not the mother tongue must have 6.5 IELTS overall with no less than 5.5 in any band, or equivalent. Non-Standard Entry: a mature applicant lacking one of the above academic qualifications above may be considered for entry if s/he has held a senior managerial position for over three years and is able to demonstrate the ability to fulfil the objectives of the programme and achieve the standards required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Roehampton MBA is designed to prepare students for the challenges of senior management within an international environment. You will gain a foundation in the key operational and functional areas of business and management, and develop knowledge on strategic management and decision-making. You will be supported in your own personal development, through activities aimed at enhancing managerial skills and taking your career to the next level.

Information for international students

Graduates for whom English is not the mother tongue must have 6.5 IELTS overall with no less than 5.5 in any band, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)20 8392 3232