Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours Degree


3-5 years' work experience


1 year full time / 2 years part time

Tuition Fee


An MBA in a top ranked UK university

This intensive career development programme develops your strategic management and leadership expertise. The MBA focuses on entrepreneurship, business analytics and business ethics.

Our MBA has been designed in consultation with industry leaders, alumni and students, responds directly to employer requirements and has a distinctly international focus.

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Professional accreditations acquired upon completion of the MBA programme.

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Top business school in the Russell Group for overall satisfaction

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1:1 personalised career coaching, leadership development and industry mentoring

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A global MBA community representing over 16 nationalities

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Salary increase of up to 145% within 3 years of graduating
(FT Global MBA ranking 2015)

Why Choose Queen's?

Your home for your MBA Experience

Dubbed Ireland's Oxbridge, Queen's is the UK's ninth oldest university and forms part of the elite Russell Group - the UK's Ivy League.

Queen’s is ranked 200 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021).

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International study tour to San Francisco

Gain an Insight into Global Business Trends

International Study Tour to San Francisco

Experience a different working culture and business environment, through networking opportunities with high level executives.

  • Meet leading entrepreneurs from global business start-ups.
  • Gain insights from leading Business Analytics firms.
  • Learn about international business practice in Social Innovation.
  • Gain skills for leadership in a demanding global business environment

Maximise Your Potential

Gain an edge in your career.

Benefit from personalised skills development tailored to transforming your career journey. A year-long leadership skills programme features training in personal development, participation in high-performing teams, presentation skills and communications strategies.

A programme designed by industry, for industry

The MBA at Queen's has been designed in consultation with leading organisations both local and global and encompassing the public, private and non-profit sectors.

  • One to one industry mentoring
  • Professional exam exemptions
  • CV analysis and development
  • Interview skills and networking strategies
  • Automatic membership of MBA Association of Ireland
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Welcome to Belfast

One of the UK's fastest growing economies

Belfast is leading advances in technology and providing rich opportunities for graduates to develop their talents and careers.

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Why Choose Queen's
Globally Ranked

We’re globally ranked

Dubbed Ireland’s Oxbridge, Queen’s is the UK’s ninth oldest university and forms part of the elite Russell Group – the UK’s Ivy League.

Innovative Teaching

Our innovative teaching

Rather than stand-alone modules, the programme progresses through a series of developmental 'mindsets', in which academic topics are integrated through experiential learning.

Real World

Live-action learning

Through our real-world consultancy project option, you’ll spend three months working with the client organisation to deliver effective solutions. During an in-class Consulting Challenge, you’ll work as a team with partners from leading consulting firms to solve practical business challenges, incorporating ideas from class, and preparing an Executive Board presentation at the end.


A tailor-made leadership programme.

You’ll benefit from individual training and coaching in personal development, participation in high performing teams, presentation skills, communication and networking strategies.

Unique Global

A unique global perspective

The MBA at Queen’s includes a week-long study tour to the USA, and an off-campus residential trip to the scenic Causeway Coast, focused on team-building and personal planning, which contribute to your intensive journey of personal and professional development.

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Privileged access to an inspiring network

At our Industry Masterclasses, leaders in their field meet with MBA students, presenting on their area of expertise. You’ll also receive automatic membership of the MBA Association of Ireland, which grants access to a range of networking opportunities.

One to One

One-on-one career coaching

We offer one-on-one coaching from a leading industry mentor, personal CV analysis and career advice and interview skills training.

Reduced tuition fees through scholarships

Queen's Management School is offering 3 scholarships of £5,000, 4 scholarships of £2,500 and 5 scholarships of £1,000

Course Content

The MBA is a career-development programme for students with relevant postgraduate work experience. Students develop strategic management and leadership expertise, based on experiential and practical learning.


Making Sense of a Complex World

Economic Environment / Rethinking Capitalism

Making Decisions 1

Operations Management / Entrepreneurship


Making Decisions 2

Marketing/Accounting and Financial Management for Decision Makers

Organising and Implementing

Strategic Management/Leadership, Change and Organisation

Integrating Knowledge 1

Choose one elective (Social Innovation and Business Planning OR Business Analytics) /International Study Tour. The International Study Tour will incorporate both electives with visits and activities selected as appropriate. Students will be assessed on their study tour learning as part of the assessments within their chosen elective.


Integrating Knowledge 2

Consulting Project Dissertation

MBA Scholarships

Queen's Management School (QMS) is pleased to announce a number of MBA scholarships for Home/EU and International Postgraduate students commencing their studies in September 2021

Scholarships & Eligibility

QMS has £30,000 worth of scholarships available. To be eligible for any of these scholarships, a student must:

  • Satisfy the eligibility conditions for the specific scholarship they are applying for and meet the terms and conditions.
  • Have received an offer from Queen's Management School on the MBA programme.
  • Be a self-funding student; partially sponsored students arr eligible provided that they are paying their own fees equal to at least the amount of the scholarship.
  • Accept an MBA Scholarship offer by 30 June 2021

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Dr Michael Aldous
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