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Studying your MBA with Arden University

If you’re looking to progress in your current role or run your own business, Arden's range of career-focused, accredited and commercially-driven Master of Business Administration (MBA) programmes could be the right choice for you. They combine quality and international excellence with  flexibility to enhance your business acumen - all from the comfort of your own home.

Whether you want to study a full MBA programme, specialise in a certain area - like finance, top-up your existing qualification or even study through our partnership courses - either from the University of Bradford or with the Karren Brady MBA - we’ve got plenty of online MBA courses for you to choose from. Find the best Distance Learning MBA UK programme for you today.

Your online MBA study options with Arden

Discover our choice of long-distance MBA courses, below, including course details and fees.



Arden MBA

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Karren Brady MBA

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University of Bradford MBA

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Who is this Distance Learning MBA for?



Designed for practising managers, working across a wide range of management disciplines, looking to take a step upwards towards a more strategic role in their careers.



Designed with the development of
world-class leaders in mind, this
industry-led online MBA course helps you
accelerate your leadership career
in today's global business environment.



Ranked in the world's Top 10, Bradford's
online MBA is aimed at intelligent,
highly motivated managers who wish to
transform and equip themselves with
essential senior leadership,
business and management skills.



Why should I choose this MBA?



This is an online MBA in the UK that provides a distinctive
way of developing your achievements
and thinking to deliver strategy and change
within modern businesses.



Combining Baroness Brady’s wealth of
real-world leadership experience with
a contemporary curriculum focused
on the inter-connected management
functions of a successful, sustainable
business, the Karren Brady MBA
is truly unique.



This Bradford School of Management has
the triple accreditations of EQUIS, AMBA
and AACSB, often referred to as the
‘Triple Crown’, making it globally
recognised and one of the
best in the business.



How can I study this?



Via Distance Learning



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Course Duration



1.5 to 5 years



2 years



2 to 4 years



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Arden University MBA courses

Academic Excellence

As a university, Arden are constantly evolving to ensure you’re learning relevant information, which is informed and reinforced by the latest research.

Our Distance Learning MBA programmes are taught by leading academics with expertise covering a wide range of business sectors, who will encourage you to place theory into the context of real-world problems.

Rather than independently focusing on key business functions, our online MBA  tutors strive to integrate different management disciplines to broaden your knowledge of the complex landscape of modern Business.

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Arden online MBA UK graduate

Your Career, Your Future

Designed for those committed to advancing their knowledge and career prospects, Arden University's distance MBA courses focus on employability to ensure you receive an excellent return on your investment.

Most of our courses have also been CMI accredited, so you can be assured your qualification has real value in the workplace and will be respected by employers around the world.

Postgraduate Community

To enhance your long-distance MBA learning experience even further, at Arden you’ll have the opportunity to become part of our Postgraduate community, and connect with fellow students, from all over the globe with a wide range of experience and expertise.

You’ll also be introduced to a network of expert academics and alumni so you can grow your connections from day one.

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Female Distance Learning MBA student

How to fund your MBA

At Arden University, we strive to provide a range of accessible courses, no matter your background - that’s why our Distance Learning MBA programmes are significantly more affordable than other universities'.

We also offer flexible payment options and, if you’re eligible, you can now apply for a Postgraduate Loan* through Student Finance England to cover your online MBA fees

Call our Admissions Team today on 0800 268 7737 or visit our Fees and Funding page for more support and information.

*Subject to eligibility.

Ready to study with Arden?

If you already know which online MBA course you want to go for, you can apply online today with Arden.

Completing our form only takes a few minutes and one of our friendly Admissions Advisors can assess your application and get in contact to discuss your study options. They'll also be able to answer any questions you may have about our Distance Learning MBA courses.

Discover the Arden difference today!

What makes Arden University special?


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Flexible, online 24/7 learning that fits around you

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Accredited, career-focused qualifications 

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Affordable qualifications with student funding available*

*Subject to eligibility.

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Support from enrolment
to graduation

Need help deciding? Check what courses you’re eligible for

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