How to Apply: Entry Requirements and Application
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The full-time Durham MBA programme has the following entry criteria:
- A minimum of three (and preferably five) years' relevant work experience since graduation of a managerial nature.
- Upper Second Class Bachelor Degree, or international equivalent
- Applicants who do not hold a First or Upper Second Class Bachelor Degree from a recognised UK university will be required to provide a well balanced GMAT score of a minimum of 600 (Durham GMAT code: BBB-W0-80)
- Additionally, candidates whose first language is not English will normally be required to demonstrate evidence of proficiency in English language as follows: a recent English language test score of 7.0 or above in IELTS with no element below 6.0, or 102 or above in TOEFL IBT with no element below 23
The Programme Director will review all applications for evidence of meeting the entry criteria.
How to apply
Applications should be made using the online application form. Please read these notes before you begin your application: Guidance Notes (PDF). You might find it helpful to print this document to refer to later.
Supporting documents should be uploaded to your online application form or sent to the Postgraduate Admissions Office.
>>Download the reference form
Postgraduate Admissions Office, Durham University Business School,
Ushaw College, Durham, DH7 9RH, UK
Fax: +44 (0) 191 334 5136
Tel: +44 (0)191 334 5533
Interviews (Full-Time and Executive MBA only)
If successful in the initial review stage, we will invite you to attend an interview at Durham University Business School. This gives you the opportunity to discuss your choice, and see the school and city. We hold several MBA preview events every year when interviews can be arranged. See forthcoming preview events and book a place online.
For overseas applicants who are unable to attend an interview in person, we can arrange for an interview to take place via Skype or telephone.
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