Why study the MBA?
If you are new to management or are about to
embark upon a career in business and want opportunities to enhance
your knowledge and skills, this is the programme for you. The MBA
aims to develop a broad understanding of a range of business
functions and how these operate at operational and strategic
There is a strong emphasis on the application of theoretical
knowledge to the workplace through the use of case studies and on
the development of applied leadership and management skills through
engagement with ‘live’ projects. These projects enable students to
work with both local and international businesses and last
throughout the year of the MBA programme, culminating in your
What qualifications do I need to apply?
Candidates for entry to the MBA programme must
I. UK/EU students will be able to enter the
programme directly in accordance with University entry requirements
for MA programmes (a first degree achieved at Class 2:2 or above
from an approved University or Institution) or
possess an equivalent qualification.
II. In addition to the qualifications above,
non-UK/EU students whose first language is not English will be
required to achieve IELTS 6 or above with no less than Band 6 in
writing skills, or equivalents accepted by the University.
Where applicants do not meet the stated entry
requirements above, the University APEL
policy may be utilised for entry to the programme where necessary
and appropriate. The programme may use this system to allow entry
for post-experience professional who are over 21 years and who have
been in management for at least 2 years. This is likely to involve
a submission of evidence of professional competence (an assignment
to the Head of Programme) and an interview as part of the
does it cost?
The fees are subject to review.
Please visit our
tuition fees webpage for up-to-date information
A 10% discount is applicable to all YSJU
Alumni undertaking PG level study
Discounts/Scholarships may be available for
international students. Please contact YSJ International for
further information: T: +44 1904 876884 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
How can I apply?
To submit your application, please use the
buttons below to apply via our online application
system. For help completing the online application, please
refer to our guide.
York St John Business School offers both
September and January entry points to all postgraduate Business
programmes - please select the programme with the start
date you wish to be considered for.
Please note that applications
are considered throughout the year but are only reviewed once they
are complete with both
How can I find out more?
For further information please contact Dr
Christine Mortimer T: 01904 876257 E: email@example.com or