University of Strathclyde

Named UK University of the year in the 2012 – 2013 Times Higher Education Awards

The University of Strathclyde is a Scottish public research university located in Glasgow, Scotland. It was founded in 1796 as the Andersonian Institute, and received its Royal Charter in 1964 as the UK's first technological university. The University of Strathclyde is Scotland's third largest university by number of students carrying an international reputation and outlook, with students and staff from over 100 countries. The Strathclyde MBA has been available outside the UK since 1988, with thousands of course participants now graduated and thousands more currently studying in their own country. This success is due to the flexible learning delivery structure developed with the local partner.

Executive MBA

The University of Strathclyde is the largest UK centre of postgraduate education and was named UK University of the Year in the 2012-2013 Times Higher Education awards. Consistently among the Financial Times Top 100 Global and Top 25 European MBA rankings, Strathclyde Business School was also ranked 8th best in Europe and 28th best in the world by the Economist’s 2013 Executive MBA rankings. The same Strathclyde MBA is taught full-time in Glasgow or part-time at convenient satellite campus centres in Zurich, and 8 other international locations. Strathclyde is among only 1% of business schools worldwide to hold accreditation from all three international hallmarks of excellence – AMBA, EQUIS, and AACSB. The Part Time MBA takes 2 years and has the advantage of being closely located to the airport in Zurich, the financial hub of Europe, whilst having the advantage of the Strathclyde MBA prestige.

Minimum Requirement
  • A strong undergraduate degree
  • Eight years post graduate experience for the EMBA
  • A good GMAT score