Open University Business School


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Michael Young Building Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK

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Accredited programme Programme name Mode of study Duration (in months) Language taught in Cost (£) Country
MBA MBA Distance or online learning 24-72 English 10k to 20k UK
MBA MBA Technology Management Distance or online learning 24-72 English 10k to 20k UK

Established over 30 years ago, The Open University Business School is home to more than 25,000 MBA alumni from all corners of the globe. This not only makes us one of the largest schools in the world, but also maintains our position as a truly international business school.

The Open University Business School is a pioneer in flexible learning and allows a diverse student population to achieve their potential through our innovative, practice-based courses. The quality of our programmes is underpinned by the latest leading-edge research and enriched by a global network of partnerships.

Our internationally-recognised teaching and learning methods take education right to the heart of leadership and management practice. Tutors are experienced business professionals and because our distance learning approach allows managers to continue at work while studying, you can apply new knowledge and skills right from the start, enabling you to progress your career while you study.

Our quality is assured and accredited by the world's best accrediting bodies. We hold the prestigious triple accredited status from AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB which bears testimony to the quality of business education that we offer, positioning us in the top 1% of business schools worldwide.

The MBA programme is designed to suit busy professionals of today, enabling you to integrate study with your life. Supported by our cutting edge technology you can study at home or on the move. As an MBA student, you can flex and pace your study as you wish and finish the programme in 2 - 7 years. If you change jobs or move to a different country during the programme, you can take your MBA studies with you and continue to receive support from The Open University Business School wherever you are.

We offer an MBA (Healthcare Leadership) and MBA (Technology Management) and provide tailored solutions and develop bespoke programmes for organisations who want to develop their staff.

Global employers also recognise and value our qualifications, 86% of FTSE 100 companies have sponsored students on OU programmes, which bears testimony to the practical focus and effectiveness of our MBA.

Over 90,000 people from more than 125 countries have already graduated with The Open University Business School. We invite you to join them