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Business Administration Graduate Diploma - GDBA

University of Birmingham Birmingham Business School

Full time September PgDip, Other 1 year full-time

About the course

Providing a thorough grounding in functional issues in management, the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes.

This programme provides a thorough grounding in functional issues in management and is a qualification in its own right. It also empowers those who seek to gain entry to our MSc and MBA programmes.

We aim to introduce you to a wide range of management disciplines that develop your abilities to:

  • Synthesise diverse theoretical issues
  • Analyse complex business situations from theoretical and practical perspectives
  • Understand team dynamics
  • Build confidence in articulating and presenting solutions to a critical audience

Why study this course?

  • A flexible Diploma route

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Entry Requirements

- A 2:2 degree or equivalent from a recognised University.

- Post-graduation work experience is desirable but not mandatory.

Course Content

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Student Profile(s)

Jakub Dabkowski

Jakub Dabkowski is a current student at UoB. He was born and raised in Poland. He is doing a year GDBA course and after that plans to do a MSc of International Business. He studied a Bachelors degree at Poznan University of Economics. After graduation he lived in Manchester for 4 months. He had worked in Poland as a facilities administer before he started the course at the UoB.

Jakub is a postgraduate mentor, you can contact him online with questions or read further about his experience at the University of Birmingham on his mentor page:


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