Course information

Global MBA

Entry requirements

Next start date

23rd February 2022 (you can also start in September)




Part-time, 24 months

We're now accepting a final round of applications - apply by 31st January.

Realise your full potential as a business leader. Earn a world-class MBA online from a triple crown accredited business school.

Your online Global MBA course at a glance

  • Experience thought leadership in global business from our world-leading faculty of academic staff, respected industry experts, researchers, and business practitioners
  • Acquire the advanced business knowledge, interpersonal and analytical skills you need to make bold business decisions and lead you and your organisation to success
  • Develop the expertise needed to confidently take on the challenges of global business with our international electives
  • Build your adaptability, teamworking skills and resilience to become a bold and visionary leader
  • Gain access to a global alumni network and support from a dedicated careers team

Virtual Q&A with a current Global MBA student

Watch our virtual Q&A with student Dana El-Tawil, where she talks about the career opportunities that can be unlocked through our online, part-time course.



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years part-time, fully flexible study
international locations for you to choose from for your international electives

Who is this course for?

Our Global MBA programme is designed for experienced managers and highly driven, motivated professionals and entrepreneurs who want to:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of the nature of management, organisation and business
  • Master their knowledge and skills according to their specific career goals while continuing to work full-time

The course will empower you to become a bold and visionary leader, strengthening the quality of your management across a wide range of organisations. Find out more about how we can support you to achieve your career ambitions:

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About our students

Our student body is testament to the internationally minded nature of the course, and our institution as a whole.

Students of Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) online come from a variety of professional, personal, and cultural backgrounds. Their unique experiences further enrichen the learning environment fostered by our academics, while being equipped with the tools needed to find success across the world.

Global MBA students have an average of 12 years' work experience, and 36% of our students are women. See more key stats about our Global MBA learners:

We have 23 nationalities represented on the course.

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43% of the class are based in the UK, with the remaining 57% of the class based in the following locations:

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Students come from 12 industry sectors, including:

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The average age of Global MBA students is 34.

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Course benefits

Specialist skills

Equip yourself with an advanced understanding of various organisations, their management, and their changing external contexts.

Strengthen your ability to apply your knowledge to complex issues, both systemically and creatively, so that theory is converted into practice from a critical and informed perspective.

Rich learning experiences

Choose an international elective from various locations around the world to give you a truly global perspective and gain practical experience in a new and inspiring setting.

You’ll also be supported in enhancing your lifelong learning skills to ensure continuing self-direction and originality in your professional development, personal effectiveness and expertise.

Module details

Career support

Access 1:1 career coaching, CV advice, and a range of additional professional resources throughout your studies.

Gain real-world insights on how to build a scalable and competitive business – with the option to apply for the £10 million Bayes Entrepreneurship Fund for high-potential, early-stage businesses.

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On-demand webinars

Global MBA academic Dr Sara Jones on creative leadership

Join Dr Sara Jones, Senior Lecturer in Creative Interactive System Design at Bayes, as she explores the importance of creativity for innovative leadership. Watch now: 


Discover what it's like to study the Global MBA online. Watch our webinar with current student Eva Andersson:

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Unleash your global business leadership potential. Watch our webinar with Programme Director Dr Aneesh Banerjee:

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How relevant is an MBA in today's business world? Watch our webinar with Associate Dean Professor Stephen Thomas:

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Part of a global elite group of gold standard, Triple Crown-accredited business schools, Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) is accredited by the AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS.

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Find out more about the benefits to you of our prestigious Triple Crown accreditation

World renowned teaching staff

All course modules are developed and delivered by our lead lecturers – each one a top academic in their field. They’ll be on-hand during each course module and you’ll learn from them directly, through video lectures and webinars, ably supported by our excellent online tutors.

"The Global MBA prepares you for the next level in management and leadership. It's uniquely designed for you to learn and develop new skills without taking time off your busy schedule."

Dr Aneesh Banerjee, Course Director, Global MBA

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