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Online MBA Leadership

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2 years

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Key information

Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA Leadership

Course type


Course Summary

The 100% online MBA Leadership from Lincoln International Business School at the University of Lincoln has been created for ambitious professionals who want to fast-track their career progression. This MBA is ideally suited to individuals currently in or aspiring to management and leadership roles and to entrepreneurial individuals looking to develop the skills to successfully launch a business. Enhance your credentials and personal brand with the prestige of an MBA qualification.

What you will study

The MBA Leadership aims to develop a critical appreciation of the issues and complexities of the present and future business environment and the need for strategies of sustainability in business and society. It brings together relevant contemporary academic theories and research with a practical understanding of activities within organisations.

You will be provided with an expertly-designed and interactive online learning experience. It can be studied on any device and is built in a digital learning environment featuring discussion groups, forums and group-based tasks, fostering collaboration, creativity and active learning. You will connect with and learn alongside other professionals in collaborative online workshops supported by tutors, sharing knowledge and ideas through professional practice discussions. You will study with a cohort of peers from a range of industries, enabling you to build networks and to share insights into best practice.

Skills taught on the MBA Leadership include:

  • Leading and developing people
  • Workforce planning
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Strategic decision-making
  • Developing and leading networks
  • Financial management
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Change management
  • Marketing
  • Governance and risk management

Benefit from internationally-recognised research and award-winning industry links

The MBA Leadership brings together leading academic theories and industry-focused research with a practical understanding of management and leadership within organisations. With award-winning industry links and excellent graduate prospects, the University of Lincoln has won various national awards and accolades for its pioneering approach to working with industry. Lincoln International Business School is an AACSB member and signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). It is this combination of the practical and the theoretical that sets the academic content of our online MBA apart.


This module focuses on knowledge and strategies for developing, and leading, collaborative networks. It also examines how to build collaborative relationships across multiple and diverse stakeholders, both within their own organisation and across external political environments. In order to develop skills to lead beyond the graduate's own area of control and authority, there will be opportunities to develop influencing, negotiation and advocacy skills. This can help to build reputation and promote effective collaboration and ways of dealing with conflict.

Tuition fees

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International fees
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Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 honours degree and at least 2 years of relevant managerial experience. Or: If you do not hold a recognised degree, you should have at least 5 years relevant managerial experience.