Taught course

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

University of Southampton · Social Sciences

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor's degree with second class honours or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification) in an appropriate subject.
Work experience: Full-time: at least three years' post-qualification needed; Part-time: at least five years' managerial work experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Accredited by the globally recognised Association of MBAs (AMBA), our new and updated MBA programmes will give you the understanding, knowledge and confidence to challenge conventional thinking and stand out in today's fast-moving business world.
The new Southampton MBA is taught by world-class academics and requires you to apply your skills to real business problems through a combination of research, 'live' client consultancy, company visits, international study trips and exposure to business leaders. You will have a choice of three pathway options: Generalist, Entrepreneurship and Maritime.
Core/Compulsory modules: People and Organisations; Accounting; Digital and Data-Driven Marketing; Operations Management; Corporate Finance; Global Business Environment; Business Analytics and Risk; Strategy and Decision Making; Leading Sustainability, Innovation and Change; Business Project.
Optional modules: Entrepreneurship and New Venture Design; Business Planning; Maritime Operations and Risk; Maritime Law; Project Management; Supply Management; International Banking; Strategic Brand Communications; Responsible Leadership.

Information for international students


Fees and funding


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    part time
    24-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Business and Law
+44 (0)23 8059 4393