Open University

Open University

Business Administration (C66)

This course helps students to develop a good grounding in the theory and practice of managing and leading, covering the core functions and disciplines of management and helping students make the connections between them.

Entry requirements

Applicants with UK Honours degree or equivalent who are at least 27 years old may complete stage 1 by taking B800 foundations of senior management; applicants with UK Honours degree in business studies or management or other accepted entry qualifications may complete stage 1 of the MBA by taking the OU Professional Diploma in management (D64); applicants with qualifying diploma in management studies (DMS) may be able to gain Credit Transfer against MBA stage 1 and enter the programme at stage 2 with B820 strategy; all applicants are expected to have management experience at middle or higher level and at least 5 years' overall business experience.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning - 1 years

Campus details

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Distance Learning

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