The Durham MBA is designed to help you transform into a world-class business leader. By choosing to study an MBA at Durham you will have the opportunity to develop your strategic, analytical and critical thinking by applying theoretical concepts to global business situations, as well as enhance your capabilities for leading and managing people.


-At least three years’ continuous post-graduation work experience in positions demonstrating a high degree of responsibility.
-Upper Second Class Bachelor Degree, or international equivalent
-Lack of formal qualifications is not necessarily a barrier to admission; managerial experience is also a key consideration for entry to our Full-time MBA programme. In such cases, we may ask you to submit a portfolio of evidence demonstrating capability in areas such as your management experience, including critical thinking skills and communication skills. Alternatively you may be required to provide a well-balanced GMAT score of a minimum of 600 (Durham GMAT code: BBB-W0-80).
-IELTS of 7.0 or above in IELTS with no element below 6.0, or 102 or above in TOEFL IBT with no element below 23.

Application Procedure

  1. Complete the online application form
  2. If you are successful at the initial review stage, the university will invite you to attend an interview. The university hold several MBA open events throughout the year where they arrange interviews.
  3. English Language requirements - please check requirements for your subject and level of study.

Deadline of Application
The deadline for Round 10 application is on 3rd of July 2017. The interview conducted before 21st of July 2017 and final decision by 4th of August 2017.

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