Business Postgraduate Entry Requirements

For Postgraduate Business Degrees

  • 2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualifications.     
  • International requirements - an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.

For MSc Global Accounting

  • 2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree in a numerate area (e.g. Accounting, Finance or Business with Accounting or Finance etc.),
  • International requirements - an English Language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.
  • Students who have achieved fully exam qualified status from a professional accountancy body are also eligible (e.g. ACCA/CIMA papers; fully exam qualified - all 14 papers completed).

For MBAs

  • 2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualifications
  • International requirements – an English language level equivalent to IELTS level 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
  • At least 2 years of professional work experience

Non-standard entry criteria

Non-standard applicants are welcome to apply for the postgraduate programmes offered by The University of Law’s Business School.

Scenario 1

Applicants possessing an undergraduate degree below 2.2 (3rd or ordinary) should have the following:

  • A professional qualification at level 6 or above from a business professional body, e.g. CIM, CMI, CFA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPD, etc.

Or

  • At least 2 years of proven work experience at the middle or senior management level within an organisation. They should be working or have recently left work. Applicants returning to work, but with the appropriate work experience, will also be considered.

Scenario 2

Non-standard applicants without an undergraduate degree should have the following:

  •  A professional qualification at level 6 or above from a business professional body, e.g. CIM, CMI, CFA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPD, etc.

And

  • At least 3 years of proven work experience at the middle or senior management level within an organisation. They should be working or have recently left work. Applicants returning to work, but with the appropriate work experience, will also be considered.

For more information and details on the non-standard application process please contact Admissions via admissions@law.ac.uk 

EXEMPTIONS AND PRIOR LEARNING

If you have previously studied a qualification or a module(s) within a qualification which you believe may be considered for an exemption or recognition of prior learning (RPL), please refer to the link below which provides further information and application details.

Exemptions and Recognition of Prior Learning

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