Business Administration with Professional Placement

International students only
2 years
September 2024

Our Master of Business Administration with Professional Placement is a highly respected business management qualification.

Why study with us

  • Enjoy a professional placement of 6-10 months in the second year of study – you’ll apply for paid positions on a competitive basis to secure a position.
  • You’ll be taught by highly experienced and qualified tutors.
  • Our course is well established and enjoys an excellent reputation amongst employer organisations in the private, public and voluntary sectors.

Important application information

  • This course is only available to international students.
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What you'll do

  • Gain new business start-up expertise and develop your entrepreneurial flair.
  • Undertake your own project work on a topic within the field of business management that has interest and relevance to your future career.
  • Apply the latest thinking on business management to analyse the key problems being experienced by the world's major businesses.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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How to apply
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Future careers

Graduates of the MBA can progress to senior positions in their organisation.

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This programme will help you develop an understanding about the core functions of a business and develop management skills to achieve excellence.
Garima Bishnoi
MA Business Administration

Fees and funding

Full-time£15,500 per year
Year 2 £2000 for the year
Full-time£16,900 per year
Year 2 £2500 for the year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Business

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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