Challenging great minds and shaping their future
Become a leader in your field with a postgraduate degree from the University of Birmingham. One of the UK’s top academic institutions, it combines a long history of rigorous academics and the informed expertise of our faculty with innovative educational methods.
The University of Birmingham’s flexible online learning courses connect you with international faculty and peers, so you gain crucial career skills and an informed global perspective. As a member of the Russell Group, the University Birmingham also surrounds students with the top scholarly research and professional links in both the business and private sectors.
The world’s first and only 100% online MBA to be accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) combines quality with flexibility to enhance your ability to perform at the highest level in global business management.
Realise your ambitions
Designed for determined, forward-thinking professionals with at least three years of management experience, our fully-accredited Online MBA will help propel you to greater success, whether you are looking to progress in your current role or head up your own business.
The Online MBA from the University of Birmingham is run by the globally recognised Birmingham Business School. We are the UK’s oldest and most established business school, and the only university to be accredited by AMBA for a 100% online MBA. We are also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), which gives us triple-crown accreditation, confirming our elite position alongside just a handful of the world’s business schools.
- At least an upper second-class degree or postgraduate diploma from a UK university or equivalent 3.0 GPA
- Two references
- A statement of purpose
- A minimum of three year's professional experience
International students: With the exception of Graduate Diploma Students, applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.
* Students can start this course in February, June or October every year.
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Birmingham is a truly global university producing world-leading research. We benefit from mutual partnerships with a wide range of international institutions and host a large international community of researchers and students. With over 5,000 international students from more than 150 countries, and 31% of our academic staff from overseas, our campus is truly a diverse and global place which attracts the brightest and best international students and staff.
An online degree is a learning programme that uses web-based technology to deliver graduate-level curriculum to your computer. The latest technology is used to deliver video lectures, live video chats with professors, and class projects with other graduate students. There are many advantages to taking your graduate degree online:
Continue to work and live in your home country while you study online.
Advance your career
Earn a prestigious graduate degree from a top-ranked UK university.
Learn from American professors with real-world experience.
Expand your professional network with professors and classmates from around the world.
No student visa required
Avoid the hassle and expense of applying for a UK student visa.
Today, online learning from an accredited institution is widely considered a valuable education. Employers recognize the value of online learning as well. In fact, according to a 2012 survey of employers of world-wide, the majority of respondents said they would hire candidates with an online post-graduate degree.
Advantages of a Flexible Schedule
At the University of Birmingham, courses are offered over the Internet so you can attend class from remote locations. Flexible class schedules mean you can participate when it's convenient for you, within an assigned period. That way, you can continue to work, care for your family, and tend to other personal commitments.
Access to a Diverse Community
As a University of Birmingham student, you may have the unique opportunity to connect and collaborate with other students from around the world whose diverse professional and experiential backgrounds give you a wide range of ideas, opinions, insights, and perspectives.
You Can Do This
Today, more than 4 million students in the United States and United Kingdom are enroled in online education. You too can learn successfully online. University of Birmingham has also developed a comprehensive array of student services to support and encourage you at every step in your programme.