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Master of Business Administration MBA (Global)

Master of Business Administration MBA (Global)

Key information

Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary


Focusing on employability and enhancing your abilities, this course will also help develop your general communication and interpersonal skills, making it perfect for early career professionals and graduates.

Emphasis is placed on gaining an advanced and applied understanding of the key aspects of international business, enabling you to converse with global business through practical application and contemporary theory.

Dual accreditation by the CMI means that upon successful completion of your degree you will also be awarded a professional qualification. Plus, you will have CMI Affiliate membership during your studies and access to exclusive networking events.

You could have the opportunity to undertake a 12-week Executive Company Project (ECP)*. Offered as an alternative to a traditional theory-based dissertation, the project gives you a chance to apply your knowledge and experience to a specific project for an organisation, so you can gain real-world experience while studying.

On previous ECP projects, students have gathered content for Leicester City Council to help promote Leicestershire as an attractive destination for investment, while others have worked with Scraptoft Golf Club to provide a full commercial analysis and recommendations for a marketing strategy for its new facility.

*Providing a sufficient level of academic achievement has been gained in the Semester One, and passing the selection and assessment criteria prior to the start of the projet. Please see the ECP webpage for further information.

Key features

This is an early career MBA, ideal for recent graduates or those with no managerial experience.
Our MBA graduates have landed roles across the globe with companies including Deloitte, Barclays and Software Group.
Choose to study this course over 12 or 15 months full-time, or over 24 months part-time, with a start date of September or January.
A key focus of the course is on enhancing transferable skills, as well as helping you to articulate your abilities and achievements in a way to grab employers’ attention when applying for jobs.
You will have the opportunity to participate in exclusive business talks and events, enabling you to build a network of industry contacts.

Different course options

Full time | Leicester Campus | 15 months | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


15 months

Start date



This module requires students to participate in a self-organised internship / social innovation project / volunteering / short commercial assistance that entails a minimum of 30 hours of work (conducted any time between June – August each summer).
Leadership and Culture in Organisational Contexts
Strategic Management
Principles of Business Finance
Developing Enterprise
Knowing and Developing Yourself for Professional Success
Business Across Cultures

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification.

University information

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by excellent research. The university strives to build what employers need: work-ready graduates with professional experience and industry skills on their CVs. Postgraduate courses are career-focused, with UK and overseas placements, internships, targeted training, coaching and research...more

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