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Program overview
12 months
Full time
MBA
Scholarships available
English
Start dates
Aberdeen
September 2022

Aberdeen
September 2022

Aberdeen
January 2023

Aberdeen
January 2023

About this program

MBA

The MBA is our on campus MBA programme. It is focused on the real needs of business and is designed to provide you with an opportunity to develop your understanding of the knowledge and skills required to succeed in today’s evermore challenging business world.

An MBA is the most popular professional degree programme in the world. The University of Aberdeen MBA is a globally recognised qualification designed to develop your leadership skills, underpinned by practical and theoretical knowledge. It offers you the opportunity to formally recognise your business expertise and will take you to the next level in terms of career progression, earnings potential and job satisfaction. In short, our MBA will provide you with the credentials needed to compete against the best.

Our MBA is not all about business dogma, it’s refreshingly different. Our programme encourages you to challenge the way business is done, and find new, more effective, more creative ways of doing it. Our MBA attracts many talented people from different industries, from all over the world. In this way, you’ll be able to learn from your peers, share ideas, create professional networks and make friendships that last well beyond the academic experience.

Admission requirements

Open to graduates from any discipline, this programme does not require business or management study to be completed at undergraduate level.

This programme is for you if you have a minimum of TWO years post-degree work experience; a track record of professional achievement and a good first degree (equivalent to a British second-class Honours degree) or above in any discipline.

The Programme Director may consider applicants with non-standard qualifications. If you have non-standard qualifications and extensive work experience, please ensure to enclose a complete CV and detailed work references.

English Language Requirements

To study for a Postgraduate Taught degree at the University of Aberdeen it is essential that you can speak, understand, read, and write English fluently. The minimum requirements for this degree are as follows:

IELTS Academic:

Overall - 6.5 with: Listening - 5.5; Reading - 6.0; Speaking - 5.5; Writing - 6.0

TOEFL iBT:

Overall - 90 with: Listening - 17; Reading - 21; Speaking - 20; Writing - 21

PTE Academic:

Overall - 62 with: Listening - 59; Reading - 59; Speaking - 59; Writing - 59

Cambridge English B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency:

Overall - 176 with: Listening - 162; Reading - 169; Speaking - 162; Writing - 169


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Program content

Semester 1

Complusory Courses

Candidates take the following programme of designated courses:

  • Strategic Marketing
  • Managing People at Work
  • The Leadership Challenge
  • Managing Change

Semester 2

New Venture Creation and

Three courses from the summer school electives below. Please note some courses will not be available every year.

Complusory Courses

  • New Venture Creation
  • Strategic Financial Analysis
  • Talking to Teams
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Digital Marketing

Semester 3

Complusory Courses

  • Business Economics
  • Accounting and Finance for Managers
  • Business Strategy
  • Operations and Project Management

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Tuition

Tution fee: £23,500

Career paths

MBA graduates are in high demand worldwide and the average salary of an MBA graduate is over £80,000 according to the Association of MBAs. Our Alumni have enjoyed much success with recent graduates going on to work in organisations such as Accenture, Bank of Scotland, Centrica, KPMG, Shell and Standard Chartered Bank.

About this institute

University of Aberdeen

Founded in 1495 by William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen and Chancellor of Scotland, the University of Aberdeen is Scotland's third oldest and the UK's fifth oldest university. William Elphinstone established King's College to train doctors, teachers and clergy for the...


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Contact info

University of Aberdeen

King’s College
AB24 3FX Aberdeen
Scotland, UK

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