University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge


This course is designed for students who have not previously studied business or management who wish to pursue a professional career in business. Students on the programme are outstanding individuals who are likely to become leaders in their chosen fields.

Entry requirements

A first Class Honours degree (GPA 3.7 or higher) in a subject other than business or management. Applicants should have no more than a year of work experience (excluding vacation employment and internships during the course of their undergraduate degree). Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have IELTS minimum overall score of 7.5, with not less than 7.0 in each element; or TOEFL 110, with not less than 25 in each element; or CAE minimum score of Grade A or B (with at least 293 in each individual element) plus a language centre assessment; or CPE score of Grade A, B or C (with at least 200 in each individual element).

Course modules

Modules include: finance and accounting; business economics; strategy; marketing; operations management; information systems; and organisational analysis. This is complemented by a range of electives aligned to potential careers in management.

Assessment methods

Assessment on the course consists of a combination of university examinations, case and project presentations and coursework.

Sponsorship information

ESRC; British Council; University and industry schemes.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 22,674 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
MPhil Full-time £ 22,674 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

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