Executive Master of Business Administration MBA


Course Description

The Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) is an internationally recognised master's degree in business administration and management. This course aims to develop the business leaders of the future. It approaches responsible leadership from the starting points of creativity, practicality and social resourcefulness.

Our Executive MBA focuses on your personal development, including your career management. You will look at the integrative disciplines of business strategy and the management of change, leading to a real-world consultancy project and an individual business project. You can pursue the general MBA or specialise in one of four sectors:

  • Financial Services (including banking and insurance)
  • Public Services (including health, local government and emergency services)
  • Social Enterprise
  • Maritime.

What you should know about this course

  • Our Executive MBA is available on-campus or online. Our flexible study options allow you to combine work with your studies.
  • Our business, management and marketing courses are ranked in TOP 3 for course variety in London (University Guide 2021)
  • This course receives insight from leading employers and professional bodies to ensure it remains current.
  • Home students wishing to gain a PGDip should apply for the Executive MBA (by supported open learning) and request an exit award after 120 credits.

Careers and placements

What sort of careers do graduates pursue?

You have the opportunity to progress rapidly through management in different companies or to apply your skills and knowledge to managing your own businesses.

Graduates can apply for advanced access to the Master's Gateway of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), which provides an accelerated route to the institute.

Our graduates are working in sectors such as accountancy, banking, consulting, energy and utilities, engineering and manufacturing, environment and agriculture, healthcare, information technology, property and construction, public services, HR, retail, training and education, transport and logistics. 

Some of our graduates have also started their own business. Many of them have reached senior or higher level positions, such as managing director.

Do you provide employability services?

Our Business School Employability team is committed to supporting your journey towards a rewarding graduate destination. We provide a professional service to empower you to achieve your potential and offer support for two years after graduation. Services include:

  • CV, cover letter, and application tips 
  • Interviews support
  • Careers fairs
  • Mentoring

Visit the Executive Master of Business Administration MBA page on the University of Greenwich web site for more details!

Entry Requirements

You should have an undergraduate degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualification, from a recognised university or higher education institute.

You should also have a minimum of two years' relevant work experience.

Applicants without an undergraduate degree who have a minimum of five years' relevant business experience may apply subject to interview.

The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses.

For detailed information on the academic and English language requirements, please find your country in our directory.

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