Durham University

Durham University

Business Administration (Finance, Online)

The programme offers true flexibility in part-time delivery, enabling applicants to blend the type of MBA experience that best suits their own individual needs. Applicants may choose to study entirely by distance learning, for instance, combining traditional textbooks and Durham-authored learning materials with online lectures, podcasts and a virtual learning environment. Alternatively, they may decide to take part in the block-taught MBA Residencies, interacting with faculty and peers in classrooms. Applicants may even elect to combine the 2 study modes to build a truly unique individual study experience.

Entry requirements

A good university degree or equivalent professional qualification. At least 3 years' (preferably 5) work experience since graduation of a supervisory or managerial nature. English language requirements include an IELTS score of at least 6.5 (with no element below 6.0). TOEFL IBT score of 92 (with no element below 23).

Course modules

Core: Managing in the competitive environment; managing in the global environment; managing finance; managing people; improving management decision making; strategic management; methods of inquiry; corporate finance; financial planning and control; financial risk management. You also study two further modules plus a dissertation or business project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by examinations and dissertation.

Sponsorship information

The Durham MBA / Independent Newspaper Scholarship; DBS Scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Part-time £ 6,333 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MBA Part-time £ 6,333 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Durham University Durham DH1 3LG North East

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Key information

Durham University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 334 5533