Business Administration (MBA)

Open University in Scotland


Our internationally-recognised MBA is a unique distance learning qualification that will build and develop your business skills. You'll be able to critically assess multiple perspectives and start applying your new understanding of management as you study. Designed for practising senior and middle-level managers, it will develop your strategic analysis, interdisciplinary skills, creativity and innovation. With an international emphasis and global reputation, our MBA programme is highly attractive for all ambitious executives.

On completion of Stage 1 students can exit with a Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration.

On completion of Stage 2 students can exit with a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration.

Entry Requirements

You will need a minimum of three years’ experience in a managerial, professional or technical role, so that you have a practical business base on which to build your MBA learning. You must hold an Honours degree awarded by a recognised UK university, or equivalent.

Computer and internet access necessary.

Start Date

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Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

18 months - 7 years




Business and Management

SCQF Level