London Business School

London Business School, University of London

Business Administration (Dubai)

This course allows students to develop the knowledge, skills, behaviours and confidence to make a success of whatever challenges the world of global business may throw at them. The programme format has been specifically designed to help balance a demanding career and personal commitments with a 20-month period of intensive study and professional development.

Entry requirements

Students have on average 9-10 years full-time work experience, at least 4 of which are managerial. To be short-listed for an interview, applicants must be able to demonstrate the following: competency in the management of people, budgets, clients or processes over a sustained period; a proven track record as a member or leader of a team; a strong motivation for doing an MBA. An undergraduate degree granted by a recognised university, or other suitable professional qualifications; a keen interest in pursuing a career with an international context; although the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) is not a requirement, we would encourage candidates to take the GMAT in the knowledge that a good score would positively support your application. Students whose 1st language is not English are required to submit an English language test score from the past 2 years.

Course modules

Core courses include: Corporate finance; corporate social responsibility and business ethics; data analytics for managers; decision and risk analysis; developing effective managers and organisations; developing entrepreneurial opportunities; financial accounting; introduction to management accounting; leadership skills; managerial economics; marketing; operations management; strategic management; understanding general management; understanding the international macroeconomy.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MBA (Executive) Part-time - 20 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dubai Campus Dubai 506630

Key information

Executive MBA Recruitment and Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7000 7514