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Our MBA programmes


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Less than 1% of the world’s 3,500 business schools hold triple accreditation – we’re proud to be part of that elite group. Join us and develop your career as a world-class business leader.

The Durham MBA is designed to provide you with everything you need for success in the business world: agile analytical thinking, global awareness and strong communication skills. With close connections to many leading organisations, we are both informed by and immersed in the dynamic commercial landscape.

Duration from
12 to 18 months

Mode of Study
Full-time, part-time, online, blended

Financial Times Global MBA 2019: 1st in the UK and Europe, 2nd in the world for 'value for money'

Financial Times Global MBA 2019: 6th in the UK, 13th in Europe and 43rd in the World

International opportunities, Strategic business project; Personal career advancement; Boardroom exercise

Full-time MBA

Embark on a challenging and inspiring journey with a 12 or 15-month full-time programme and one of three specialist routes: Entrepreneurship, Consultancy, Technology – a truly life-changing experience.

12-month MBA
15-month MBA

12 or 15 months

Mode of study

Durham, UK

Entry requirements
Good first degree; min 3 years management experience; IELTS 7.0

Start date

Early Application discount available

Online / Blended MBA

Tailor your learning to match your situation and location. Study entirely online or combine it with taught residential modules.

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2 years
April start

Durham and/or distance

Mode of study
Online and/or online with residential modules


April 2020

For EU students and non-EU students: £24,000

Entry requirements
Good first degree; min 3 years management experience; IELTS 7.0

7th in the world in the FT Online MBA ranking
4th in the UK in the QS Distance/Online MBA ranking

Executive MBA - Durham-EBS

Study with two leading names in international business education: Durham University Business School, UK and the European Business School, Germany.

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18 months

Durham, UK and Oestrich-Winkel, Germany

Mode of study
Part-time modular

Entry requirements
Good first degree; min 3 years management experience; IELTS 7.0

Start date

Euro 40,000


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What our students think

"It has equipped me with the right competencies and knowledge to tackle future challenges and will help me achieve my career aspirations confidently."

Divya Hemanth

"The Durham MBA was rewarding both in terms of professional development and networking, paving the way for me to become a business leader of the future."

Jun King Lee

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