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Executive Master of Business Administration (Top-Up) - MBA

University of Northampton Faculty of Business and Law

September, January MBA, EMBA 1 year distance learning

About the course

Our Executive MBA Top-Up course is designed to enable holders of the Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) (or equivalent UK and international qualifications) to gain an MBA qualification in just one year.

Course Details

You will take one module and submit the Business Research Report which will top up your Diploma to sufficient credits to be awarded an Executive MBA.

  • Critical issues in Business (10 Credits)
  • Business Research Project (50 Credits)

Your teaching will be delivered electronically enabling you to balance study with your commitments at work and home, whilst enhancing your employment opportunities.

You will be aided throughout the process by our supportive teaching staff that are professionally qualified and have industry and academic experience to share with you. You will be

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Entry Requirements

If you hold any of the following qualifications you will be eligible for entry (subject to conditions below):

- A Diploma in Management Studies from a British University
- Edexcel Extended Diploma in Strategy Management
- Association of Business Executives (ABE) PG Diploma in Business Management
- NCC Education PG Diploma in Business Management
- Other Business Management qualifications of the same level also considered

In addition to a qualifications listed above, we require you to have a minimum of two years of relevant management experience. We will consider your application if you can prove any prior experiential learning relevant to the course.


For Academic Year 19/20 only:

Part Time & Distance Learning : £3,510 full course fee

Course Content

Where is University of Northampton



The Chancellor’s Fund

Dr Mike Daniel Research Degree Scholarship

Sir Thomas White Charity Grant Funding

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