Aberdeen Business School is recognised both nationally and internationally for its corporate and management education. In 2014 this course was listed as one of the top 30 online MBA courses available globally.
It has been developed to ensure that it meets the highest international standards and is of direct relevance to the real world. This distance learning MBA course is delivered online through the University's virtual learning environment, Campus Moodle, where you will have access to teaching material and communicate with lecturers and fellow students.
Our online MBA courses are ranked amongst the top 10 in the QS Online MBA rankings.
Visit the website: http://www.rgu.ac.uk/business-management-and-accounting/study-options/distance-and-flexible-learning/master-of-business-administration
You will study online through the university virtual learning environment, Campus Moodle. There will be the opportunity for you to interact with tutors and fellow students from around the world.
• Strategic Management Environment
• People Management & Organisational Development
• Financial and Management Accounting
• Business Economics
• Corporate Financial Management
• Business Creativity And Innovation
• Strategic Operations and Project Management
• Strategic Management
• Marketing Concepts
• Leadership, Communication And Change
• Strategic Management
• Commercialisation Project
Choose 1 option module from the following group:
• Consultancy Project (Team Based)
• Consultancy Project
Our supported distance learning mode of delivery allows you to study online from any location and is designed to fit in around your work commitments. You will be taught and supported by experienced industry professionals who will recreate the same challenging interactive format of the on-campus courses for those studying at a distance.
Our virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle offers students flexibility of where and when they can study, offering full and open access to tutors and other class members. Students have the benefit of being part of a group of learners with the invaluable opportunity to participate in active, group-related learning within a supportive online community setting. The online campus provides students with lectures and course materials and it also includes:
• Virtual tutorials
• Live chat
• Discussion forums - student and tutor led
• Up-to-date web technology for delivery methods
• User friendly material
• Access to our online library
As online learners, students are part of a 'virtual cohort' and the communication and interaction amongst members of the cohort is a significant aspect of the learning process.
During the course of your degree you are required to attend a 10 day leadership week which takes place in the last week of May in your second year.
You will need to factor in the cost for travel, accommodation and subsistence for these 10 days.
This event brings together a number of speakers from academia and industry. During the event there will be a mix of academic and practical workshops. Each session will explore a different aspect of leadership and aims to enhance students’ skills and provide an opportunity to network.
The event will be hosted in the modern facilities at Aberdeen Business School, Garthdee.
Placements and accreditation
The course is accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA). It is regarded as the international authority on the development of business leaders and the guardian of MBA quality standards. It plays a unique role in supporting business schools to develop business leaders and provides a network for MBAs, business schools and employer. Robert Gordon University
is one of only a handful of institutions worldwide that have been accredited in respect of every form of the MBA.
How to apply
To find out how to apply, use the following link: http://www.rgu.ac.uk/applyonline
For information on funding, including loans, scholarships and Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) please click the following link: http://www.rgu.ac.uk/future-students/finance-and-scholarships/financial-support/uk-students/postgraduate-students/postgraduate-students/
To gain admission you will normally: hold a first degree, at honours level in a top class banding have at least three years full-time work experience at a professional level where appropriate be able to demonstrate competence in written and oral EnglishAll international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 570 (paper) or TOEFL 230 (computer) prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.