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Prepare to progress into leadership positions

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08 April 2024

To Start

29 April 2024

  • icon_timer_white Programme length: 12 months
  • icon_money_white Fees: £7,500

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Why Abertay?

University of the Year for Teaching Quality *

Top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction **

Top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction with Teaching, Course and Feedback ***

95% of graduates in full-time work or study within six months of graduating

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starts per year

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* Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2021 | ** NSS, 2020 | *** Guardian University Guide, 2020

Develop the skills to take your career to the next level

This online MBA from Abertay University covers the full breadth of the management discipline, giving you a thorough grounding in the organisation as a whole and equipping you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to take your career to the next level.

You will be empowered to respond strategically to the changing business environment and steer teams and organisations to success, making you a sought-after graduate in the modern workplace.

Empowering future leaders with an MBA-min

What you’ll study:

  • Global people management
  • Project management
  • Leadership in a changing environment
  • Budgeting and financial control
  • Data for decision making
  • Contemporary issues in marketing
  • Sustainable business
  • Strategy management

What you'll learn

This future-focused MBA degree aims to provide you with the knowledge, understanding, and opportunity to develop strategic leadership and decision making capabilities in the complex work environment.

You will engage with relevant theories and gain exposure to real-world business challenges to boost your long-term career prospects, whilst developing the confidence to effectively participant in and manage teams comprising of diverse and global talent.

On successful completion of this MBA programme, you will be able to:

Demonstrate critical understanding and integration of management and leadership knowledge within a local and international context


Select and apply appropriate tools and techniques to different problem situations in meeting strategic organisational aims


Critically appraise complex business and financial risks, and manage strategic challenges in regional and global contexts, and provide recommendations for innovation and business transformation


Synthesise multifaceted information and communicate in a concise, professional manner to inform decision making


Recognise the responsibilities of the professional manager operating within a changing technological and global marketplace

Designed with your future in mind

Our online MBA is suited to mid-level professionals across multiple sectors who are aiming to progress into leadership positions. It is taught with an international outlook, giving you in-depth knowledge of business on a national and international scale.

Taught part-time, you can continue to work in your current role and apply what you learn to boost your progression opportunities.

As this degree is taught part-time, you can continue to work in your current role, earn while you learn, and apply your learnings to your current position to boost progression opportunities as you develop your skills.

Who our MBA programme is suited to-min

Entry requirements for home and international students

To study this MBA, you must have:
  • A degree, or equivalent professional experience
  • A minimum of two years of relevant professional experience
English language requirements:
  • IELTS 6.0 and equivalents

Start dates

We have six start dates a year, so you can begin your studies within weeks.

Learn how to succeed in the modern workplace with this 100% online MBA