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The MBA by distance learning with Middlesex University

The online distance learning MBA for future business leaders

Starts: 18th September 2017 | Application deadline: 18th August 2017

Distance Learning

Entry Requirements

We consider applications on their individual merits and circumstances.  However, as a guide, the elements we consider when assessing the suitability of an applicant are:

  • A Bachelors Degree or an equivalent qualification normally at second class honours or above - or equivalent international academic qualification. 

  • A minimum of two years’ relevant managerial or professional work experience since undergraduate graduation.  Managerial experience means having responsibility for people and / or functions and / or relevant technical expertise. 

  • Candidates without an undergraduate honours degree must demonstrate significant managerial experience and may be required to submit a GMAT test result of 550 or higher.  A full description of your experience is essential to show clearly your successful career path and the contribution you can make to the MBA programme.

  • At least two years' experience working in the maritime industry or related sector.

  • Fluency in spoken and written English is a requirement for entry to the programme and evidence may need to be provided. Where English is a second language you will be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 575 or have successfully completed an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification at a recognised institution where the medium of tuition and assessment was entirely in English (proof must be provided).

For full information on the admission requirements for the MBA in Shipping and Logistics please see the Application Guide.

Student Profile

The MBA in Shipping and Logistics is aimed at those aspiring to the pinnacle of executive management, with the current profile including:

  • CEO, Directors and Senior Management
  • Captains, Masters, Pilots
  • Officer
  • Project Managers
  • Consultants
  • Technical
  • Port, Terminal, Harbour
  • Chartering, Trading
  • Health, Safety, Quality
  • Logistics
  • Legal, Insurance
  • Sales