How You'll Study
Our Executive MBA programme is delivered in London, UK, over long weekends (Friday to Sunday), starting in September or January. You will follow an eight-week cycle of part-time study over two years, during which you will be taught by a wide range of experts including professors, lecturers, teaching fellows and postgraduate tutors. The classroom teaching comprises a mix of lectures, group work, case studies and discussion, and this along with one-to-one supervision is designed to provide you with a sound underpinning for a specific programme of practical research.
The EMBA is unique in its mode of delivery with an emphasis on work-based assessment and on reflective practice. Students are expected to attend face-to-face lectures in London, UK, over long weekends (Friday to Sunday), following a 9 week sequence; one module will be delivered every 8-10 weeks.
Why Study Executive MBA (London, UK)?
We will cover key aspects of business management theory and practice with a strong emphasis on balancing knowledge and skills. You will develop a broad understanding and holistic view of the drivers of global business and the most effective approaches to the management of an international organisation. In short, you will be more than ready to move on to the next stage of your career.
What will you gain?
Our Executive MBA is designed to enhance your professional credentials with a globally-recognised MBA degree and first-class management training. The programme consists of nine core modules, and a Practical Intervention Project that will evidence the culmination of your study. The core modules include Global Strategy, Leading Strategic Change, Management Effectiveness, and Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Graduates from the programme will reap multiple benefits for themselves and their career. The programme will help you to:
• Advance your leadership skills by learning to lead with vision and purpose
• Develop a holistic approach to understanding and solving business problems
• Negotiate and communicate successfully in a competitive business world
• Learn how to evaluate trends and drive change across all areas of business
• Develop managerial competence and advanced project management skills
The information below is provided as a guide only and does not guarantee entry to the University of Aberdeen.
This programme is for you if you have a minimum of FIVE 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.
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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:
OVERALL - 6.5 with: Listening - 5.5; Reading - 6.0; Speaking - 5.5; Writing - 6.0
OVERALL - 90 with: Listening - 17; Reading - 21; Speaking - 20; Writing - 21
OVERALL - 62 with: Listening - 51; Reading - 54; Speaking - 51; Writing - 54
Cambridge English Advanced & Proficiency:
OVERALL - 176 with: Listening - 162; Reading - 169; Speaking - 162; Writing - 169
Read more about specific English Language requirements here.
You will be required to supply the following documentation with your application as proof you meet the entry requirements of this degree programme. If you have not yet completed your current programme of study, then you can still apply and you can provide your Degree Certificate at a later date.
an up-to-date CV/Resumé
a full transcript showing all the subjects you studied and the marks you have achieved in your degree(s) (original & official English translation)
a detailed personal statement explaining your motivation for this particular programme