The Stirling Master of Business Administration (MBA) prepares business professionals for senior leadership roles globally. If you are looking for a step up the career ladder, want to move in a new direction or have plans to start your own business, the Stirling MBA is the course for you. Whatever your aspirations, the design of this course allows us to take a personal interest in each and every one of our students, and academics are able to help you develop the expertise, reliance and confidence you need to make a difference in your industry.

The programme of study focuses on strategy, leadership and change, with modules built on cutting-edge research and practical knowledge to ensure students can take what they learn and translate it into business practice. Our course also emphasises personal and professional development, to help our students transform from capable managers into successful business leaders.

The course is delivered via lectures, seminars, workshops, business games and independent study. This will be supported through:

  • A learning environment which fosters debate;
  • Modules which encourage students to critically assess theory and practice with a view to creating new concepts and practices for the future;
  • Projects which offer practical application of theory to support learning and increase employability.
Programme Structure
  • Personal and Professional Development (10 credit)
  • Strategy & the International Environment (10 credit)
  • Accounting and Finance (10 credit)
  • Managing the Human Resource (10 credit)
  • Marketing Management (10 credit)
  • Economics for Sustainable Business (10 credit)
  • Operations Management (10 credit)
  • Strategy for Sustainable Success (10 credit)
  • Personal and Professional Development (10 credit)
  • Introduction to Research Methods (10 credit)
  • Leadership and Responsible Business (10 credit)
  • Managing Change (10 credit)
  • Innovation Management (10 credit)
  • Project Management (10 credit)

Choose ONE

  • Consultancy Project (40 credit)
  • Dissertation (40 credit)
Admission Requirements

Age Requirement
20 years old

Academic requirement
Applicants must have the following:

  • Minimum Second Class Honours degree or an equivalent professional qualification; and
  • Minimum of 3 years’ postgraduate work experience.

Applicants without formal qualifications are encouraged to apply if they can demonstrate significant experience — normally a minimum of five years.

English Requirements
If English isn’t your first language, you must have one of these qualifications:

  • IELTS: 6.5 with 5.5 minimum in each skill or equivalent
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): Grade C or above
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): Grade B or above
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): 60 with 51 in each component
  • IBT TOEFL: 90 with no subtest less than 17
Dates & Fees

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Contact Details

City Campus (NLB):
100, Victoria Street
National Library Building
#11-01 Singapore 188064

Tel: +65 6602 9500