Master of Business Administration at Bournemouth University - UCAS

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Course summary

Developed in response to the needs of businesses, this course has been carefully tailored to take your career to the next level. Learn how to operate as a global leader who understands the business ecosystem in an increasingly volatile environment. Why study Master of Business Administration at BU?

  • Benefit from a holistic learning experience as this course brings isolated topics together in a collaborative and integrated way
  • Learn to support businesses sustainably, inclusively and responsibly
  • There’s a clear focus on your professional development, along with the chance to develop future networks that can benefit your business and your career
  • Choose to take an optional 30-week work placement to enhance your employability and put into practice taught elements of this course
  • Take opportunities to attend professional meetings and conferences to work with staff on their research
  • Advance your leadership and managerial skills through a series of masterclasses, guest lectures from industry speakers, case studies and consultancy work with real business clients.


Core units: Developing Sustainable Strategies; Leading & Managing Change in Socially Responsible Organisations; Managing Organisational & Individual Performance; Project (MBA); Shaping the Future of Work. Option units (choose one): Digital Marketing; Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Design; Global Innovation Management; International Taxation; Projects in Society; SME & Entrepreneurial Finance.

Professional bodies

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

  • Chartered Management Institute
  • AACSB International
  • Chartered Insurance Institute

Entry requirements

A Bachelor’s Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject and at least 1 year of relevant work experience. However, applicants with less experience might be invited to interview. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in speaking, listening and reading, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £13750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £13750 Year 1
Scotland £13750 Year 1
Wales £13750 Year 1
Channel Islands £13750 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £13750 Year 1
EU £18000 Year 1
International £18000 Year 1

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

All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and are per year. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course. Fees during your placement year (if applicable): £1,850. Visit Bournemouth University's website for full details.
Master of Business Administration at Bournemouth University - UCAS