Loughborough University: Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

InstitutionLoughborough University View institution profile
Department School of Business and Economics View department profile
Web http://www.lboro.ac.uk/departments/sbe/
Study type Taught


If you want to be an elite performer in business, accelerate your career and learn how to maximise business performance, the Loughborough MBA is internationally respected and will help you achieve your career ambitions.

The Loughborough MBA is fully accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), and was re-accredited by AMBA in August 2015, ensuring high quality cohort those with a minimum of 3-years’ professional/managerial experience.

Learning alongside an international cohort of experienced managers, you will share fresh perspectives on similar problems and build lasting business networks.

The Loughborough MBA can be full-time over one year, or over two years including a 45-52 week professional internship, giving you the opportunity to gain valuable UK work experience to maximise your employability.

You will learn to manage complex challenges and lead decisive, innovative changes to capitalise on opportunities, from exporting to new markets to getting the most out of your team. Our links with over 400 international corporate partners ensure you will benefit from commercially relevant teaching with the aim of equipping you to apply theory in the workplace.

Sponsorship info

The School of Business and Economics offers a limited number of scholarships worth up to 40% of fees depending on experience and qualifications. A range of other funding opportunities are available. For more information visit our MBA website.

2 course options

Qualification MBA
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Successful applicants must hold a minimum of 3 years’ professional work experience plus either a bachelor’s degree from a UK or recognised overseas university, membership of an approved chartered institute or a Diploma in Management Studies. Degrees must be obtained from a university or institution recognised by Loughborough University. Please contact us to clarify if required.


Demonstration of learning achievement is through formal examination, tests, coursework assignments, and project reports.


Programme modules: problem solving for leaders; business analytics; business economics; marketing; accounting and performance management; management of human resources; managing innovation; leading strategic change; corporate finance; contemporary perspectives on leadership; business administration project and research methods. Optional modules: information systems: strategy and management; international management; media management; project management; operations management; international sport management summer school; international summer school (ESSAM).

Location Main Site
Ashby Road
LE11 3TU


International 27000 GBP for Whole course
EU 27000 GBP for Whole course
England 27000 GBP for Whole course
Northern Ireland 27000 GBP for Whole course
Scotland 27000 GBP for Whole course
Wales 27000 GBP for Whole course

Contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team

Email sbe.pgt@lboro.ac.uk
Telephone 01509 223121

MBA Enquiries

Email mba@lboro.ac.uk
Telephone 01509 228842

Loughborough University 

School of Business and Economics


Supercharge your career
At Loughborough, we are committed to developing well-rounded, highly sought-after business and economics graduates equipped to succeed in today’s global economy.

Whether you are considering MSc, MBA or PhD study, here are a few key reasons to consider developing your career potential with us:

  • Top-10 UK business school: consistently ranked Top-10 in the UK’s national league tables  for Business, Finance and Accounting, Economics, and Information Management (6th, 5th, 8th and 1st respectively in The Times and Sunday Times, 2018)
  • Triple-accredited (AACSB, EQUIS, AMBA): We ...

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