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Course summary

Enhance your expertise in strategic leadership, digital marketing, and operations to drive forward in your career. Throughout the programme you will have the opportunity to explore complex business issues in a range of contexts and develop digital literacy through group work and assignments. You will also cultivate skills such as strategic thinking, leading innovation and change, evidence-based decision-making, data analysis, team-working and life-long learning. One of the key aspects of module design is to draw on your previous experiences and newly acquired knowledge to address real-life work scenarios while collaborating with others to enhance your understanding of both theory and practice. Why study this subject?  This MBA is designed to provide opportunities for people to become more skilled and confident in their ability to lead and manage others, ethically and responsibly. On this programme you will have the chance to undertake authentic assessments curated to enable your development of employability attributes. In addition to holding a triple accreditation (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS), the University of Liverpool Management School holds Tier One status in the CEO Magazine Global MBA Rankings for 2022; it is also ranked by CEO Magazine as number 4 globally for our online MBA programme. Teaching methods and style  This programme is designed to be studied wholly online and part-time. Teaching is delivered through our state-of-the-art virtual learning environment, which provides students with access to all resources required for interactive study online. On this platform you will be encouraged to work collaboratively with classmates and actively read around your topic through our comprehensive library of eBooks and journals.   Career destinations  Whether you are looking for a career change or a more senior-level role, this online MBA can help to take you to the next level by enhancing your expertise, providing networking opportunities and a world-renowned qualification from a gold standard and triple-accredited University of Liverpool Management School. Potential career destinations include: consultancy, construction, engineering, retail and many more.


Developing as a Manager and Leader – Core (10 credits) International Business and the Global Economy – Core (10 credits) Managing Financial Resources – Core (10 credits) Digital Strategic Marketing – Core (10 credits) Managing Human Resources – Core (10 credits) Operations and Supply Chain Management – Core (10 credits) Strategic Advantage – Core (10 credits) Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Core (10 credits) Strategic Management Simulation – Core (10 credits) Management in Practice – Core (10 credits) Data Strategy and Analytics for Managers – Elective (10 credits) Project Management – Elective (10 credits) Global Leadership – Elective (10 credits) Corporate Citizenship – Elective (10 credits) MBA projects – Core (60 credits) Career Catalyst – Core (zero credits)

Assessment method

Assessment is exclusively through online assignments rather than examinations. You will be assessed through a range of activities, including written assignments, discussion forum participation and journal entries.

Entry requirements

All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you want to discuss your previous qualifications and experience before applying, please contact us now via LiveChat. Applications should possess: A minimum of a 2:1 class degree in any subject, equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree; or Professional work experience in a related field and/or other prior qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis All applicants must provide evidence that they have an English language ability equivalent to an IELTS (academic) score of 6.5. If you don’t have an IELTS or equivalent certificate, you can take our free online English test to assess your proficiency. You don’t need to prove your English ability if you are a national of, or have completed a qualification equivalent to a UK degree in, any of these countries.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £21000 Whole course
International £21000 Whole course
England £21000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £21000 Whole course
Scotland £21000 Whole course
Wales £21000 Whole course
Channel Islands £21000 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £21000 Whole course

Additional fee information

Full tuition fee – £21,000* (2022/2023 academic year)  The tuition fee is fully inclusive of all costs: teaching materials, core textbooks, assessments and resits.  This fee* is fully inclusive of all costs, including all teaching materials, core textbooks, assessments and resits. If you live in England, you may be eligible for a postgraduate loan to cover some of the costs of your degree. If you are not eligible for a student loan, you will be offered a simple monthly payment plan to spread the cost of your tuition over the duration of your studies.   Scholarships and Discounts - You will receive a 5% discount if you choose to pay the full tuition fee upfront.  - 10% discount for University of Liverpool alumni. - Regional Scholarships of up to 15%. To find out the scholarship offered in your region, please make an enquiry now. *All tuition fees shown are net of any applicable sales tax payable by you in your country of residence. Where we are required to add sales tax at the local statutory rate, this will be added to the tuition fees shown and confirmed during the payment process.
Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Online) at University of Liverpool - UCAS