This module is the second module in our Open University Business School Masters degree programme. It can be studied alongside the first module Managing in a changing world (B870), if you wish to study at a higher intensity and complete your MBA qualification within two years.
You'll be eligible to register for this module by satisfying the following academic, work experience and language requirements.
There are three ways to meet the academic requirements:
1: Bachelors degree with honours
You'll need to have a bachelors degree with honours awarded by a UK university or equivalent.
2: Bachelors degree without honours
You'll need to have a bachelors degree without honours awarded by a UK university or equivalent, and you'll need to have completed either:
3: No Bachelors degree
- the discontinued OU module Managing 1: organisations and people (B628)
- three of our Business Management microcredentials*
- the GMAT examination and achieved a result of 640 or higher.
If you don’t have a bachelors degree, you'll need to have completed either:
- the discontinued OU Professional Certificate in Management (S01)
- six of our Business Management microcredentials*
*See our Microcredentials page for further information.
Work experience requirement
You’ll need to have gained a minimum of three years’ experience in a managerial, technical or professional role.
Your spoken and written English must be of an adequate standard for postgraduate study. If English is not your first language, we recommend that you will need a minimum score of 6.5 under the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Please see their website for details.