University of Leicester

School of Business, University of Leicester

The Leicester MBA

Accreditations: AMBA and Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Programme Features

  • Students taking the Leicester MBA are able to combine online and face-to-face learning to suit their needs. There are online lectures and live online seminars, forums for discussions with tutors and peers, face-to-face residential workshops at one of five global centres, and the annual Leicester Masterclass week, held on campus at Leicester.
  • Five core modules cover: managing and developing people and organisations, managing value creation processes from idea to market, managing finances and strategic decision-making, organisational research and consultancy methods and the MBA project, and a learning and professional development portfolio.
  • Students also choose an elective module from the following: managing international marketing communications, brands and relationships; managing finance for corporate policy and strategy; or managing human resources strategically.
  • The Leicester MBA is accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and is also a dual qualification. Students are awarded a Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) upon successful completion of the course.

Course Duration

  • 30 months distance learning.


School of Business, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH