Full Time MBA




Newcastle upon Tyne


MBA, Wirtschaft und Management


Master of Business Administration









12 Monate Studienzeit

Kosten EU:

21000 GBP / Gesamtkosten

Kosten Nicht-EU:

21000 GBP / Gesamtkosten

Why choose the Newcastle MBA?

With an MBA from Newcastle you will develop the knowledge, ability and ambition to shape both the future of an organisation and of your own career; a winning combination.


  1. Top 1% of business schools worldwide to hold triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS.
  2. Research at the heart of our MBA teaching.
  3. Academic excellence as one of only 16 universities in the UK to achieve five plus QS stars from QS Quacquarelli Symonds.
  4. Real-word interaction through our Business in Action and Management Consultancy modules, guest speaker series, competitions, and industry visits.
  5. Live business simulations offering business exposure - including our Hackathon!
  6. Optional International study tour.
  7. A module dedicated to your Personal and Professional Transformation.

Go beyond conventional business thinking

The Newcastle MBA programme offers you a carefully structured, immersive experience that will support you to push beyond your boundaries, and to focus
on developing the capabilities you need to be competitive and successful in any
industry or entrepreneurial venture.


Immersive experience

Through the programme we offer you a 12-month intensive journey of immersion and practical application. We start by building your core skill set and understanding across the
range of management and business disciplines. Then, we strengthen your ability to contribute to the key challenges of business in the 21st century, while three electives offer you a wide-range of routes to personalise your Newcastle MBA to your own interests and aspirations. Throughout the year, carefully structured practical activities and projects present you with
challenges, from real businesses that develop your consulting skills, enhance
your own self-understanding, and show you how to integrate and apply your MBA learning to make a real difference both to business and to your own post-MBA career development.


Leadership development

By honing your skills in leadership, critical thinking, self-reflection, consultancy and communication, you will work to improve your performance while gaining universally applicable business knowledge and skills that you can apply immediately to your own
career progression.


A hands-on approach to learning

Studying our MBA is a challenging, yet rewarding, experience and requires significant personal commitment. Using a balance of traditional study and realtime action learning, this programme will prepare you to become a business leader of tomorrow. By combining
intensive experiential learning with a solid foundation in business and management
knowledge, it will equip you for higher positions in management and leadership


Full Time MBA at Newcastle University Business School: Modules



Our range of core modules offers you the opportunity to strengthen your management fundamentals, develop your global perspective, and integrate your learning.


  • Accounting and Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Organisations and People Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Personal and Professional Transformation
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Transitions in the Global Economy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business in Action
  • Management Consultancy Project
  • Individual Project


Our programme offers you significant scope to customise your MBA journey by choosing from a wide range of elective modules throughout your year of study. This offers you more scope to align your learning experience with your individual career objectives.


Group 1:
Round off the development of your core business and management skill set with one elective from this group.

Strategic Human Resource Management
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Project and Programme Management


Group 2:
Customise your study towards those skill sets and business trends that are most relevant to your own personal development objectives with one elective from this group.

Leading Organisationl Change
Finance and Investment
International Marketing


Group 3:
Position yourself at the forefront of business thinking and choose one topical elective module from this group.

Managing Innovation
Emerging Economics: Challenges and Opportunities
Digital Business


Full Time MBA at Newcastle University Business School: Transformational experience

  • 58% of our MBA graduates changed sector post-MBA
  • 90% of our graduates were in work or study six months after graduating
  • 42% of our MBA graduates returned to sector post-MBA


The high quality of our MBA programme, our focus on shaping your career transformation, and our strong reputation mean that we are one of the top 20 universities targeted by The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers (The Graduate Market in 2012–2016 report - High Fliers Research).


Career support is an essential part of your MBA experience. Whether you already have very definite ideas about what you want to do following completion of the programme or have yet to decide, our dedicated MBA Careers Adviser will work with you to help you identify a career path that matches your strengths and aspirations.


Our MBA careers package will provide you with the tools and support you need to build your career strategy and professional network. We will support you throughout your MBA journey, and beyond with continued support post-graduation, to ensure you can make the most of your newly acquired skills and knowledge.


Range of support and opportunities available:


  • Networking opportunities
  • Business competitions
  • One-to-one careers consultation
  • Personal tutor
  • Alumni mentoring
  • MBTI Personality Test
  • Career development and skills workshops
  • Practice interviews
  • Practice assessment centre
  • Application, CV and cover letter support
  • Leadership Series
  • Guest speakers
  • Industry visits
  • Extensive online resources
  • Business start-up support
  • Range of support and opportunities available



Entry requirements

We are looking to recruit candidates who can demonstrate professional success, high academic calibre, and a passion for global business.


Academic requirements:
For entry onto our MBA programme you should normally hold a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in any subject. We also consider candidates who may not meet this requirement but who can demonstrate significant work experience. We have experience in evaluating qualifications from many different countries and welcome applications from candidates with equivalent European and International qualifications.


Work experience:
In your CV and personal statement you will need to demonstrate a minimum of three years
of relevant post-graduation work experience with some managerial responsibilities. This could
include management of budgets, products, projects or people.


English language:
You will need a good level of written and spoken English to study at Newcastle and should be
able to demonstrate your proficiency. If your first language is not English you can demonstrate your English language ability with one of the tests below. We encourage you to book your English language test early to help your preparation.


IETLS: IELTS 6.5 overall with no sub skill below 6.0
TOEFL: TOEFL 90 overall with reading 22; listening 21;speaking 24; writing 24
Pearson PTE: 62 overall with 54 in all sub skills


Full Time MBA - Impressionen

Übersicht der Master- bzw. MBA-Studiengänge - Newcastle University Business School

Admissions process

The admissions process is competitive and places are limited on our MBA programme. We recommend you submit your application early to avoid disappointment. There is no application fee for our programme and you will be offered support and one-to-one contact throughout the process.


Step 1. Apply online
For our Full-time MBA at www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/apply


Step 2. Register online
Register online via our secure application portal and create a user name and password.


Step 3. Complete the application form
Complete the application form, including your personal statement - you can save and update as many times as you like before submitting.


Step 4. Attach and upload your supporting documentation
As a minimum you will need to submit:

  • academic transcripts
  • a personal statement
  • English language test results (if applicable)
  • two referees
  • your CV

Step 5. Accept your interview invitation
Every candidate who applies for our MBA programmes will be interviewed by a member of our MBA teaching team.


Step 6. Decision
You will receive a decision from our MBA Programme Director following the evaluation of your application and interview performance.     



Newcastle University Business School

Studienorte: Newcastle University Business School - MBA
Barrack Road 5
NE1 4SE Newcastle upon Tyne
England - North East England
T   +44 191 208 1503
E   mba@ncl.ac.uk