Master of Business Administration (MBA)

General information


Master of Business Administration

Study mode

Part Time


2 years

Start date

September 2024

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Programme Overview

MBA Global Business is an exciting, vibrant, intensive non-industry specific course that aims to prepare graduates for a variety of career opportunities in multi-discipline, business leadership and management roles both nationally and globally. Responding to global market trends, the digital economy and continuous change, the MBA Global Business course addresses the needs of a new generation of business leaders by exploring the creation, development and sustainable growth of global businesses. This is evidenced by the range of learning outcomes which create a benchmark for evaluating student knowledge. Throughout the course, there is the opportunity for students to tailor their learning journey to their future career ambitions by specialising in one of four pathways: Human Resources, Global Business, Finance, or Marketing. Within these pathways, students can apply their knowledge and reflect on their leadership skills by analysing management in start-ups, Small–to-Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and sector leading organisations.

Programme Contents

The following are the major modules that are taught in this programme

  • Global Strategic Management
  • Marketing in a Global Age
  • Managerial Finance
  • Leadership: Towards Mastery of Leading Self & Global Cultures
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Strategic Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Leadership: Towards Mastery of Leading Change and Inclusivity
  • Research Methods
  • Capstone Project

Teaching & Learning

Learning will be facilitated through a variety of methods, which may include lectures, seminars, lab, workshops, online activities and group work. Students are expected to engage in both class and online activities and discussions. This programme also requires students to participate in additional guided reading and self-directed study to reinforce the learning gained from timetabled sessions. Formative assessment will be used to prepare students for summative assessment and give students an early indication of their progress towards the course intended learning outcomes.

Now enrolling for the September 2024 semester

Apply before 11 September.


This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will vary depending upon the module.:

Assessment methods include:

  • Phase tests
  • Essays
  • Group work
  • Presentations
  • Vlogs/Blogs
  • Reports
  • Projects
  • Coursework
  • Exams
  • Individual Assignments

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a recognised University with a GPA 2.7/4.0 or GPA 3.5/5.0 or any other equivalent of a UK 2:2 classification
  • All applicants to have passed the online placement test four skills test (reading, writing, listening and speaking) with a score at IELTS 6.5 level, or other IELTS equivalent

About Coventry University

Coventry is one of the UK’s leading universities that provides high quality education to students. Coventry University is a forward-looking, modern university with a proud tradition as a provider of high-quality education and a focus on applied research. The University’s students benefit from state-of-the-art equipment and facilities in all academic disciplines including health, design and engineering laboratories, performing arts studios and computing centres.


No.1 for Overseas student experiences

6 years running (Based on student trips abroad, HESA data 2014/5-2019/20)

No 1 Modern University

in the Midlands (Guardian University Guide 2022)

Shortlisted for University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021)​

How To Apply

Fill and complete the online pre-registration application form. Our admission office will be in contact with you shortly to explain the process step by step, and support you throughout your application. Once complete, your application will be transferred to Coventry University admission department to be reviewed. An acceptance letter will be issued for successful candidates.

Now enrolling for the September 2024 semester

Apply before 11 September.