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Designed for determined, forward-thinking professionals with at least three years of management experience, our fully-accredited online MBA course will help propel you to greater success, whether you are looking to progress in your current role or head up your own business.
The Online MBA from the University of Birmingham is run by the globally recognised Birmingham Business School. We are the UK’s oldest and most established business school, and the only university to be accredited by the AMBA for a 100% online MBA. We are also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS), which gives Birmingham triple-crown accreditation, confirming our elite position alongside just a handful of the world’s business schools.
This accreditation follows a rigorous review process and demonstrates our commitment to student excellence. Students completing this course will be empowered with the skills and confidence they need to advance their careers and make a greater impact in the world of business.
The content of this course is highly transferable thanks to its practical approach and its contemporary subject matter. It is this real life experience that will give you a commanding position when it comes to taking advantage of the career opportunities available.
Between 2014 and 2024, senior level and managerial positions within professional business occupations are estimated to increase by around 15%.2 We want to ensure that you can progress in this competitive market, improving your salary and realising your professional goals.
Named 2016’s University of the Year for Graduate Employment2, we clearly understand the value of career development. From the outset, we will give you access to employment advice and one-to-one coaching to confirm your goals, helping you advance your career further.
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00:02 Enrich your learning experience
00:04 with an online programme
00:07 “Online courses have advanced greatly in both their curriculum and acceptance in the marketplace.” – Patrick Gettleman, Global Procurement Manager, United Kingdom
00:15 Streamline your study
00:18 Streamline your study – Course overview
00:21 To do list
00:23 See your tasks at a glance
00:26 Learn anywhere, any time
00:33 “The killer feature for me was the flexibility of the programme” – Vanna Camille Curi – Programme Coordinator, United States of America
00:38 Plan your workload
00:44 “I can study in my own time and at my own pace. The fact that the resources are all online also means I can study on the move.” – Ceridwen Scerri, Research Analyst, Malta
00:51 Interact with your lecturer
00:58 Link instantly with classmates
01:04 “Studying online ensures an internationally composed classroom. It adds substance and inspiration from different people and cultures.” - Helena Feibert, IT Consultant, Denmark
01:10 Learn through collaboration
01:24 Chart your success
01:30 “I now have the confidence and knowledge to engage and challenge thinking in many areas of business.” – Andrew Lavin, Global Head of Asset & Fleet Management, United Arab Emirates
01:37 Get tailored student support
01:41 Get tailored student support
Assignment and submission queries
Information on university policies and procedures
Managing conflicting commitments
Any other non-academic support
01:45 Access to technical support
Virtual learning environment queries
24 hour support, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
01:52 “The University of Birmingham was the right choice for me due to the reputation of its academics, world rankings and research achievements” - Kathirvel Balakrishnan, Solution Architect, United Kingdom
02:00 Online courses now available
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
Masters of Public Administration (MPA)
Masters of Science in International Business (MSc IB)
02:03 Be empowered to greater things
02:06 Study online with the University of Birmingham
Streamline your studies, connect with lecturers and collaborate with peers; find out how online learning with the University of Birmingham can empower you to greater things.