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Online degree Master of Business Administration (MBA)

MBA online degree

Full or part-time distance learning degree

An MBA is the gold standard in business education and one of the best ways to stand out in today’s competitive corporate jobs market. Our online MBA UK programme equips you with in-depth theoretical knowledge and management skills that are highly sought after by modern businesses. Not only can a MBA unlock a wide variety of career opportunities, but it can also help you make a meaningful and positive impact on the future business landscape.  

Delivered through our innovative, cutting-edge learning platform, the LIBF MBA programme allows you to fit your studies around your existing schedule. Studying with us also means joining a global network of academics, experts and students, meaning you’ll have the opportunity to build contacts that could prove invaluable throughout your studies and future career.

Online programme schedule

Your online degree at a glance


  • Online, distance learning

Start dates and duration:

  • Apply now for any date

Tuition fees and funding:

  • Total course cost is £10,250 split equally across the duration of your course (full and part-time).

  • For UK students: you might be eligible for an LIBF Scholarship of £1,200 reduction in study fees and you can apply for a non-means-tested government master's loan.

Entry requirements:

  • 2:2 honours degree and above or equivalent – from a recognised institution.

  • English language: IELTS Level 6.5 or above with no element below 6.0 (or equivalent).

Get your online degree digital prospectus

You’ll find everything you need to know about studying an online degree with us in our digital prospectus. To receive your personalised prospectus, please fill out the form below with a valid email address.

Once you've submitted the form, keep an eye on your inbox for your prospectus to arrive via email.

Fees for your Master of Business Administration (MBA) online degree

Complete your degree at your own pace and fit your studies around your professional and personal life.  

For UK students, the total fees will be the same – whether you choose to study full or part time – and there are no fees for the application process

Student loans

You may be eligible for a government master's loan.

LIBF Scholarship

As an LIBF student, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for an LIBF Scholarship. The LIBF Scholarship is an award of £1,200 towards your tuition fees, spread over the duration of your course and reducing your total fees. You are eligible to apply if your household income is less than £3,500 per month.

Fee reductions

You can get up to 5%* off your total fees if you pay in advance (*reduction depends on study duration). To explore all funding options for your Master of Business Administration degree, check out our UK fees and funding page or international fees and funding page.

The prices shown below do not include any scholarships.

Online degree
Full time
Duration 12 months
Complete your degree in the shortest possible time and study flexibly – when and where suits you!


 in total

You'll study 9 modules in total (approx. 37 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option one
Duration 18 months
Study for a degree whilst fitting it around your work, care and other life commitments.


 in total

You’ll study 6 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option two
Duration 24 months
Take time to study and spread the tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.


 a year

You’ll study 4–5 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).

Shape your future with LIBF online courses

Flexible learning: your life, your pace

Choose when and where to study, full-time or part-time, with your progress fully supported by our tutors. Learning never has to feel rushed or delayed – it's your journey on your schedule.

Over 140 years of expertise

Upgrade your expertise with the skills of the future. Benefit from our long heritage of education in business, management, and technology combined with the latest digital advancements.

Innovative personalised learning

Learn on your own terms. Gain the skills you need to reach your full potential with support from personal tutors and study coaches, backed up by an always-on AI study assistant: Syntea.

Rewarding your ambition

Distance learning is an affordable, tailored option that fits your lifestyle, with fee reductions available. Fees for online degrees can also be spread over the length of your chosen course.

Entry requirements for your online MBA UK degree

Every application is different. If you’re not sure whether you meet the entry requirements, or you have any questions, contact us for advice. 

Typical offer

English language requirements

Free iPad to support your studies

If you’re based in the UK, we’ll provide you with a complimentary iPad for your studies. It will contain everything you need to get started and you can use it throughout your course. When you graduate, it will be our gift to you.

We’re sorry we can’t make this gift available to international students studying online right now.

Book a webinar: discover the LIBF difference

Curious about what makes LIBF stand out? Our engaging webinars are your gateway to a world of possibilities. Each session is a journey through the unique features of online learning with us, designed to fuel your ambition.

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MBA online degree course details

When you study a full or part-time online MBA with LIBF, you get access to the ideal combination of practical business theory and hands-on business knowledge. Our MBA programme puts you a step ahead of your peers, allowing you to make the most of new career opportunities. Dive into the latest business trends and learn the in-demand skills you need to expand your business knowledge and open new career doors.

Elevate your expertise with our online MBA which includes the following core modules.

Contact us about our online degrees

If you have any queries about how to apply for our online degrees, or anything else, please contact our Study Advisors.

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 6.00pm UK time.

Career opportunities: online MBA UK

This MBA online will give you the fundamental business tools, methodologies and mindset you need to make exciting career moves in the world of business. Your distance learning MBA programme will broaden your skills, setting you up to work at world-leading global organisations in senior positions – or even start your own business. Whatever your ambitions, LIBF’s MBA online programme will help you achieve them.


Use your in-demand skills and knowledge to make a real impact. 

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Business analyst

Your online MBA online gives you the economic edge to expertly analyse risk, solve problems, and influence crucial business decisions to create financial stability for any organisation. You can use your specialised skills, project management abilities and knowledge in a range of key business disciplines such as:

  • analysing key trends  

  • developing financial strategies  

  • and driving sustainable growth.   

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Risk management

Your online MBA gives you the advanced skills and know-how you need to quickly uncover and assess risk, and to implement effective best practice. Risk management is the cornerstone of continued corporate success. You can apply your skills to a range of business areas, such as implementing strategies to minimise, or avoid, risk and positively impact business.  

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Your online MBA will give you the know-how and relationship-building expertise you need to advise businesses and help them succeed. You can use your skills and knowledge in a global business environment to evolve strategy, optimise performance, help international business adapt and achieve long-term business success through increased profits.  

Advance your career with an MBA online degree

As an online MBA graduate you will be presented with a wide range of thrilling career prospects, often collaborating with professionals from various fields, including those with backgrounds such as our online BSc (Hons) International Management, online BSc (Hons) Business Management or our online MSc Management courses.

I started studying with LIBF a couple of months ago and it has been a pleasant surprise of how flexible and stress free the course is! Being a busy person with many commitments the course has fitted into my lifestyle amazingly. The platform is straightforward and easy to navigate with several learning materials. Also, the support received from LIBF is fantastic and would recommend to everyone. Thank you LIBF!
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Tazneem K

MBA (Master of Business Administration)

Why study for an MBA online degree?