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Masters in Business Administration Advance Entry route (Top-up)

The MBA advanced entry route (top-up) lets you top-up your existing diploma level qualifications to an MBA at Roehampton’s well-established Business School.

Key Facts



MBA (Hons) Masters in Business Administration Advance Entry route (Top-up)


Degree Duration

6-12 months :Full time


Start Dates

January 2024September 2023

Degree Overview

The Roehampton MBA puts emphasis on the analysis of global organisations’ best practices and strategies and it provides the opportunity to pursue a consultancy project with either a multinational corporation or a leading SME in London.

You will learn in a stimulating active blended learning environment that values critical appraisal and reflective practice. This programme has been designed with input from successful senior managers, and will equip you with an understanding of the needs of global business. This MBA will also prepare you for the challenges of senior management within an international business environment.

On this top-up programme, you will study two taught modules as well as complete a supervised applied research or a consultancy project.

The compulsory taught module is Problem Solving and Research Methods for Managers (20 credits) and will provide knowledge and practical insight into problem solving and research methods.

The compulsory third module is Applied Research or a Consultancy Project (20 credits). Drawing on the proposal developed in the Project Methods and Data Analysis Module, you will produce a management research/consultancy 6,000-word report.

On successful completion of your MBA you will have the knowledge, skills and confidence to lead and manage global business operations; to absorb complex information; to make difficult strategic decisions and communicate them effectively; and to lead and manage cross-cultural project teams.

  • You may incur additional costs during your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources.

Why Study this Degree

This MBA programme is dual accredited meaning upon graduation you are eligible for a Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership by the Charted Management Institute

On the top-up MBA you will build up the skills in leadership and management required to cope with careers in diversified business, social and political environments.

The Business School at Roehampton has a dedicated Careers Officer as well as a wide array of university careers resources that are made available to students to assist them in exploring career opportunities.