MBA (Executive)

Intakes: October and February

Duration: 1 year full-time

Awarding Body: University of Bolton

UCAS code: 7103


The MBA Executive programme is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated professionals. The programme is tailored to professionals with at least two years managerial experience and is designed to allow them to apply their managerial knowledge and experience to contemporary business theory and practices.

The programme will equip students with essential leadership skills, confidence and competence to assist their industry and achieving their organisations objectives. They will think laterally, challenge convention and offer knowledge-based solutions to business issues. Students will study from a wide variety of business areas including finance, marketing, strategy, human resources and leadership.

Entry requirements

Second-class bachelor’s degree.

1 academic and 1 employer reference.

Applicants require a minimum of 2 years post-graduation work experience in a managerial or professional role.

We welcome applications from international students and from those with non-traditional educational or professional qualifications, who shall be considered on their own merits.

International applicants whose first language is not English require an Academic IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each unit.

Learning and assesment

These figures give an indication of how students learn and are assessed across the whole course. The weighting may vary from module to module.




First semester

  • Managing Corporate Finance

  • Research Methods

  • Strategic Marketing (MBA Executive)

Second semester

  • Business Strategy

  • Leadership and Management

  • Strategic HRM

Third semester

  • Dissertation

Further information

For further information, please contact the Admission Office.