Taught course

The Sussex MBA

University of Sussex · School of Business, Management and Economics

Entry requirements

You will have at least three years' management experience in a professional work environment, and will normally hold a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or equivalent professional qualification. Applicants must submit a CV detailing their management experience and, if you have sat the GMAT, it would be helpful if you could submit your scores (although GMAT is not expected at Sussex). Suitable applicants will also be interviewed as part of the selection process. Find out more information about the Sussex MBA here.

Months of entry

March, July, September

Course content

Gain a business edge by taking the Sussex MBA. You can develop your management and leadership skills – from change management and critical thinking through to problem-solving, negotiation and social networking. Plus, you'll learn to understand the importance of innovation, and develop effective strategies for selling your ideas. The Sussex MBA is delivered by leading academics and industry experts. You receive individual support and innovative teaching in small groups. You can study our MBA on a part-time basis so that you can fit your studies around your work commitments, or you can study on a full-time basis so that you complete your MBA course within one year. Find out more information about the Sussex MBA here.

Information for international students

Please visit: How to apply for a Masters course and Masters fees and scholarships on our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Please visit: Masters fees and scholarships.

The University of Sussex aims to attract the most talented students to postgraduate study. For full details of our scholarships please visit: Masters Scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

    Full-time: September; Part-time: flexible start dates


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment70
Final project30

Course contact details

Student Recruitment
+44 (0)1273 873522