Executive MBA entry requirements

Find out about the entry requirements for our part-time Executive MBA programme.


Entry to the Bath MBA is competitive. We will consider all aspects of your application when evaluating candidates.

We are looking for motivated candidates with drive, talent and potential. We want our students to take what they’ve learnt and use it to make a significant contribution both in the classroom and in the global community.

Please contact us if you have any questions about our entry requirements.

View entry requirements for our full-time MBA.

Application deadline: 2 September 2022

Entry criteria

Find out if you’re eligible to apply.


Work experience

At least five years’ full-time, post-graduation work experience with evidence of career progression.

Academic criteria

If you don’t have a degree

We will consider candidates who don’t hold a degree but do have considerable work experience. If you want us to assess your experience, send us your CV.

If you do have a degree

At least one of:

  • 2:1 or above undergraduate degree or equivalent classification
  • a relevant postgraduate diploma or postgraduate certificate awarded by an approved institution

Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)

You do not need GMAT to study our MBA, but we welcome applicants with a GMAT score. Submit your GMAT score in your MBA application and we will consider it along with your other qualifications and experience. Find out more about GMAT.

English language


If your first language is not English you may be required to provide evidence of your English language ability.

Read more about the University’s English language requirements.

Check your CV

Get your CV checked against our entry criteria.


If you’re not sure if you meet our entry criteria, you can send us your CV. We will assess your skills, education and experience and let you know if you meet our requirements.

Funding your MBA


Scholarships are available for both our Full-time and Executive MBA programmes.

We offer support to the most talented students through scholarships. Scholarship awards are based on many factors, including achievement and professional track record.

Got a question about applying?

Ask us a question, arrange a meeting on campus or request a Teams call.


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