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Global One-Year MBA

Core courses form the backbone of your Global One-Year MBA curriculum. You will study them throughout modules A – C. The classes have been carefully designed and sequenced to build knowledge, skills, and competencies in financial, strategic, and management areas.
Our goal is that you will learn core business knowledge, develop leadership skills, specialize, and experience business culture in up to three global cities—all in one year.

Entry requirements

Hult takes a holistic approach to reviewing your application to learn what makes you unique. In addition to your academic and professional background, we look for leadership potential, a natural curiosity, and a passionate drive to succeed.

Preferred experience   

  • You are globally-minded
  • You have lived and worked in more than one country
  • You speak more than one language 

General admissions requirements   

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience   
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent   
  • Proficiency in English 

Basic application requirements

  • Current resume  
  • Written response to admissions question
  • Two letters of recommendation  
  • Application fee of USD150 

Additional application requirements

  • A copy of your Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Transcripts (in English) from all universities attended
  • GMAT, GRE, or the Hult Business Assessment Test
  • Evidence of English proficiency, if it is not your native language

Course modules

For your first three modules, your core courses will focus on the basics of business theory–taught from a global perspective.

  • Business and Global Society
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Accounting
  • Global Operations
  • Leadership Skills I
  • International Marketing
  • Financial Management
  • Business Challenge I
  • Managerial Economics
  • Leadership Skills II
  • Global Strategy
  • Business Challenge II
  • Leadership Skills III

Assessment methods

Hult’s grading system is intended to encourage and acknowledge academic achievement while promoting a growth mindset. The system is based on principles of fairness and transparency, and faculty award grades based upon established criteria that you’ll find in your course syllabus. Course grades at Hult usually involve a combination of assessments such as case analysis, examinations, presentations, and other types of team and individual assessments.


The full cost of your Global One-Year MBA will depend on where you choose to study, your living arrangements, and other personal circumstances. To help you understand the costs involved, we have outlined the estimated expenses, as well as the program fees, in each of our global locations. Costs are given in local currency.

Program fees in local currency*
Boston - USD73,000
San Francisco - USD75,000
London - GBP49,900
Dubai - AED265,000


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MBA Full-time 1 Years

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