Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Open University
United Kingdom
Master's Degree
Study mode
2 years
Total tuition fee (local)
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Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 21,940

Entry Requirements

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a managerial, professional or technical role, so that you have a practical business base on which to build your MBA learning. 
  • Already hold an honours degree awarded by a recognised UK university, or equivalent.
  • Spoken and written English must be of an adequate standard for postgraduate study. If English is not your first language, we recommend that you will need a minimum score of 6.5 under the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).


The MBA qualification is in two stages. You must complete Stage 1 before moving on to Stage 2. 

Compulsory module

  • MBA stage 1: management: perspectives and practice 
  • MBA stage 1: management: perspectives and practice (fast-track)*
  • The Dynamics of Strategy
  • Corporate Finance

Optional modules

  • Business, Human Rights Law and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship: Experience and Perspective 
  • Leadership and Management in Intercultural Contexts
  • Management Beyond the Mainstream
  • Managing Financial Risk
  • Marketing in the 21st Century 
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Sustainable Creative Management

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