The Imperial MBA is redefining leadership in a changing world. Drawing on the networks and interdisciplinary expertise of Imperial College London, our MBA programme will enable you to develop solutions to emerging global business challenges; to imagine, innovate and inspire. Collaborative, relevant and cutting-edge, the Imperial MBA combines your aspiration and vision with our unique learning experience.

As part of Imperial College London, a global leader in science and technology, we drive business advantage through the fusion of business and technology and an entrepreneurial mindset.

We combine innovative thinking and insight with new technology to develop practical solutions to real world issues, benefiting business and improving society.

The Imperial MBA is a transformational experience that will shape you into a confident business leader. You will benefit from the School’s world-leading research activities and innovative thinking as well access to world-class faculty. Located in London, the business capital of Europe, studying with Imperial College Business School will give you fantastic opportunities to build a truly global network.

Programme Benefits

Grand Challenge Thinking

The Imperial MBA equips you with tools to develop solutions to emerging global business challenges through the integration of business and technology, leveraging our unique position at the heart of Imperial College London. Our MBA is highly analytical and data driven.

A global outlook

Studying in a highly international cohort, you will be encouraged to adopt a global perspective. Competition in today’s markets is on a global scale and our teaching reflects this. During the programme, you will explore global business by travelling in the UK, EU and internationally.

Focus on innovation

Imperial College Business School is acknowledged globally for its excellence in innovation. During our MBA you will become an efficient leader of innovation, pursuing an Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Design Project or through experiencing Imperial Innovation Week.

Personalised and individual career guidance

One of the many benefits of a small cohort is the individual attention you will get from our Career and Professional Development Service.  Your dedicated careers coach will support your ambitions with detailed guidance and ongoing constructive feedback. The Personal Leadership Journey is an important aspect of our MBA that will help you to identify your individual strengths and areas for development.

London, a globally connected city

Surrounded by global companies, start-ups and world-class attractions, London is an ideal place to study your MBA and build your global professional network.


Programme Info


Full-Time : 
Length of Program: 12 months
Program start: September
Program Structure: Every working day
Minimum years of work experience: 3 years
Required managerial experience: N/A
Tuition Fees: £52,000
Average Age: 28
Ranking: 12th Financial Times Top MBAs for Entrepreneurship (2018), 51st Financial Times Global MBA Rankings (2018)

Imperial Weekend MBA
Length of Program: 21 months
Program start: April
Program Structure: Friday, Saturday, Sunday morning once a month
Minimum years of work experience: 3 years
Required managerial experience: N/A
Tuition Fees: £47,000
Average Age: 30
Ranking: N/A

Imperial Executive MBA
Length of Program: 23 months
Program start: February
Program Structure: Friday, Saturday once a month
Minimum years of work experience: 10 years
Required managerial experience: 5 years
Tuition Fees: £57,000
Average Age: 38
Ranking: 37th Financial Times Executive MBA Rankings (2018)

Imperial Global Online MBA
Length of Program: 24 Months
Program start: September, January
Program Structure: Online, 5 days + 7 days on campus
Minimum years of work experience: 3 years
Required managerial experience: N/A
Tuition Fees: £35,600 (Jan 2019), £36,500 (Sep 2019)
Average Age: 35
Ranking: 1 in UK and 3rd in Europe - QS Distance Online MBA

Scholarships: Various scholarships available
Accreditation(s): all MBA programmes are triple accredited (AMBA, EQUIS, AACSB), Athena Swan Bronze Award


See full admissions criteria here:
Imperial Full-time MBA

Imperial Weekend MBA

Imperial Executive MBA

Imperial Global Online MBA

Student body

Region Full-Time MBA Weekend MBA Executive MBA Global Online MBA
UK 13% 47% 63% 22%
Europe (excl. UK) 12% 29% 22% 20%
Asia-Pacific 37% 12% 3% 24%
Americas 30% 7% 9% 14%
Africa/Middle East 8% 5% 3% 20%

Programme fees (2019)


Programme Fees
Full-Time MBA £52,000
Executive MBA £57,000
Weekend MBA £47,000
Global Online MBA £35,600 (Jan 2019) / £36,500 (Sep 2019)



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