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Durham University: Durham University Business School ×

Accreditation
AMBA, AACSB, EQUIS
Location
Durham, United Kingdom
Format
Full time - 1 year
Accreditation
AMBA, AACSB, EQUIS
Location
Durham, United Kingdom
Format
Full time - 1 year

Current program rank (FT)

95

Tuition fees

£ 35,000

(€ 42,031)

Length (months)

12

Program name

Full-time MBA

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Business school information

Durham University is a collegiate public research university in Durham, North East England, founded by an Act of Parliament in 1832 and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1837. It was one of the first universities to commence tuition in England for more than 600 years, after Oxford and Cambridge, and is described as the third oldest university in England. 

Study in United Kingdom

  • The United Kingdom is one of the world’s leading financial centers. Other sectors that contribute to the UK’s economy include manufacturing, services, construction, and tourism.
  • There are 162 higher education institutions in the country, which are all held to strict standards by the government and feature strongly in world rankings. Each year, about 450,000 international students study in the UK.
  • International students who have successfully completed an undergraduate or Master’s degree will be able to benefit from two years’ work experience in the UK upon graduation.

Program description

The Durham MBA will transform your career by enhancing your key business and leadership capabilities, enabling you to excel in a fast-moving global business environment. Combining theory and practical business experience, the Durham MBA will advance your knowledge and capabilities within a personalised career pathway closely aligned to your own professional aspirations.The Durham MBA is continually enhanced to ensure you perform at the cutting-edge of your profession. Both challenging and inspirational, the programme will take you on your journey to achieve your career goals. The Durham full-time MBA program starts in September and you can study over 12 or 15 months. If you choose to study the 15 month option, you can either do an internship within a company or create a plan for the development of your own business.

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Admission requirements

Language Test:

TOEFL 102

(minimum)

IELTS 7

(minimum)

Age (Avg):

32

Managerial Experience
(Min):

3

Other:

* First class degree

(European classification);

* 2 references;

* 3 essays;

* Interview;

* Portfolio of evidence;

Cost of study and scholarships

Accomodation costs on campus, per year:

$ 9,296

Accomodation costs off campus, per year:

$ 9,053

Ranking

Current rank:

95

(Financial Times)

67

(The Economist)

3 year average rank:

77

(Financial Times)

Diversity

Male/Female students:

61% / 39%

International students:

93%

Number of nationalities represented:

13

Female faculty:

35%

International faculty:

74%

Women on board:

50%

International board:

69%

Financial Times: International mobility rank:

36

Financial Times: International course experience rank:

85

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

Alumni salary today:

$ 101,326

Salary increase:

75%

Post-MBA salary:

$ 65,789

Value for money rank:

17

Alumni recommend rank:

91

Career progress rank:

30

Career service rank:

68

Alumni aims achieved:

82%

Employed at three months:

53%

Selected recruiters:

Accenture, Hitachi, PwC, EY, P&G

Pre-MBA industry:

Career progress:

Regional rank:

11

Open new career opportunities:

36

Diversity of recruiters:

6

Faculty quality:

45.00

Student quality:

8.00

Development experience:

18.00

Student rating of faculty:

4.34

Student rating of alumni effectiveness:

3.73

Student rating of culture and classmates:

4.03

Accommodation costs
(on campus, per year):

$ 9,296

Accommodation costs
(off campus, per year):

$ 9,053

Type of aid available:

Scholarships

Criteria on which
aid is granted:

Academic background; managerial work experience; interview performance

Faculty:

Student assessment of career service:

3.09

Ratio of faculty to students:

0.80

Full-time faculty with PhD:

96%

Annual intake:

50

Number of applicants per full-time place:

11

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