University of Strathclyde

Business Administration (Leadership Studies)

The course structure combines an understanding of business functions, strategy and strategic thinking with an understanding of the leadership process and the practical development of leadership skills. You'll enhance your self-awareness, self-control and self-confidence through personal experience of practical leadership and teamwork situations. We provide you with an innovative range of learning approaches to suit your own circumstances and you'll gain a unique mix of practical leadership skills from one of Europe's foremost leadership development organisations.

Entry requirements

You must: Hold a degree from a UK university, or equivalent academic qualification from a comparable non-UK institution. If you studied for your undergraduate degree at a non-UK institution we will need a copy of your degree transcript. Professional qualifications will also be considered; be at least 28 years of age; have a minimum of three years' full-time postgraduate experience where the management of people and resources has played a significant role.

The MBA programme is highly interactive and requires a high level of competence in English speaking, writing, reading and understanding. A minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS is required for applicants whose first language is not English. We may consider applicants who fall slightly below these standards if they're willing to undertake pre-sessional study.

Course modules

Modules: The reflective practitioner; making the business work; finance and financial management; marketing management; operations management; managing people in organisations; financial and management accounting; strategic management for sustainable success; exploring the international business environment; marketing strategy; strategic consulting in practice; leadership in organisations; leadership project; online class- information and technology management.

Assessment methods



The course fees for 2018/19 are £12,500 (fees are payable over two years – total fee £25,000).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MBA Mixed mode October 2017 25,000 (Whole course) Home/EU 6 6 Years
MBA Mixed mode April 2018 25,000 (Whole course) Home/EU 6 6 Years

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