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Master of Business Administration (Dissertation only) MBA

University of Sunderland

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  • Qualification

    MBA - Master of Business Administration

  • Location

    University of Sunderland

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-APR-21, 09-AUG-21, 18-OCT-21, 17-JAN-22

  • Duration

    6 months

Course summary


This course is designed for students who want to top up their postgraduate diploma to a full honour masters qualification. There is only one module to complete: the Research Project, worth 60 credits.

If you haven't started a postgraduate diploma, our full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) course might be what you're looking for.

The MBA is one of the degree employers most looked for in their senior management positions. Topping-up your diploma to an MBA will increase your career prospects.

This course will let you complete your qualification while taking advantage of the University's expert dissertation supervisors.

Why us?

'World-leading' research in business, according to the latest Research Excellence Framework
Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

MBA students graduate as Affiliate Members of the CMI with access to their knowledge resources
MBA graduates can receive the CMI Level 7 Extended Diploma in Management and Leadership

Career ready

The MBA (Dissertation only) course builds on your experience in management, helping take you to the next level. Completing the degree puts you in a position for higher salaries and promotions and increases your employability with a range of skills that employers are looking for.

An MBA is a great way to get ahead in roles including Chief Technology Officer, Financial Manager and Management Consultant with salaries starting at £30,000. Graduates from the University of Sunderland in London's MBA degrees have gone on to work in the global financial sector, oil and automotive industries and work in high-level management roles in global companies.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 6,750overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Sunderland

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  • Campus address

    University of Sunderland, Edinburgh Building, City Campus, Chester Road, Sunderland, Sunderland, SR1 3SD, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    119th out of 123 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    87 40%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    58 58%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%



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