Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) at University of Cambridge - UCAS

University of Cambridge

Degree level: Postgraduate

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) (Taught)

Course summary

The Cambridge Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) is a 20 month programme delivered over 16 weekends and four week-long blocks, most of which are at Cambridge Judge Business School. It is designed specifically for executives who have already reached a senior level and are now looking at leading roles within their organisations. The programme develops both hard and soft skills and provides practical, relevant knowledge to enable participants to play a leading role in their organisation. For further information please visit: https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/executivemba/programme/


The programme consists of core courses; electives; an international business study trip; a team consulting project; personal and professional development and individual projects. Please visit our website for detailed information on course structure: https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/executivemba/programme/programme-structure/

Assessment method

Assessment shall consist of a number of written papers, essays, coursework, presentations, group projects, individual projects or another mode of assessment agreed by the Faculty Board.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • European Quality Improvement System

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

Entry requirements

1st or a good 2.1 Honours degree, or GPA of at least 3.3 or top 25 per cent of class. Professional experience: Successful applicants to our EMBA programmes are typically established senior executives within their organisation and have management responsibilities (teams, resources, budgets, and/or projects). They have strong leadership potential and clear motivations for applying to an executive programme. Academic achievement: First or good 2:1 Bachelor’s degree, or international equivalent. If you meet our academic requirement and feel the skills covered by the GMAT/Executive Assessment (EA) can be demonstrated by your work experience, you may complete the GMAT/EA waiver on the application. GMAT/EA waivers can only be granted by the relevant admissions authority after interview. If your degree does not meet our minimum requirements, you will need to take the GMAT or EA, more details are below.If you hold a degree from outside the UK, check that it meets our academic requirements:https://www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/international/international-qualifications If English is not your first language you must provide us with evidence of your fluency in English. English requirements: please visit https://www.jbs.cam.ac.uk/programmes/executive-mba/apply/

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) at University of Cambridge - UCAS