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University MBA Top up

About the MBA Top up Course

On completion of the Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma in Management students have the opportunity to complete an MBA programme from a range of UK universities. The Top up programme can be studied online or on campus.The MBA Top up comprises the final 60 credits which consists of either a dissertation or a dissertation and one module.

Students may Top-up on campus or by distance learning.

The following universities run top up programmes by DISTANCE LEARNING:

  • University of Sunderland
    Top up to MBA with one module + dissertation – UK £4495
    Top up to MBA with one module + dissertation – Overseas £4125
  • University of Northampton
    Top up to MBA with one module + Research project for £2900
  • University of Nicosia, Cyprus
    Postgraduate Top up to MBA for €3000

Completing on Campus in the UK

Most universities in the UK will accept the Online Business School 120 credit programme for entry onto the MBA Top up on campus. ATHE also have direct agreements with several Universities, Click here for the ATHE progression routes. students may also contact the admissions department of their chosen university directly.

Entry Requirements

Please note specific university requirements will differ between universities. Normally universities will accept 120 credits at Level 7 plus an undergraduate qualification or equivalent, or 5 years work experience in a managerial position. Students should check with their chosen university for specific entry requirements.

If English is not your native language, you may need to provide verification of your English language capability. There may be an ILETS or TOEFL English language requirement or equivalent.

NOTE: UK/EU students may be eligible for student loans for the top-up portion of their Studies (click here to find out more).