Degree awarded by
The Open University, UK
Executive MBA is a unique qualification designed for practicing
senior and middle- level managers. It is designed to develop
strategic analysis, interdisciplinary skills, creativity
and innovation in professionals
Why Choose The Open University, UK?
The Open University is the UK's largest academic institution and
a world pioneer in distance learning that enable students to
study from anywhere-anytime. It's the UK's only university dedicated
to distance learning with over 75% of OU students working
full-time or part-time during their studies.
The Association to Advance
Collegiate Schools of Business (United States)
The Association of MBAs
EFMD Quality Improvement System
The 5th best online MBA in the world and 1st in the UK (CEO Magazine's Global Online MBA Rankings 2019)
Preparing students for life by connecting education to the real world.
Our qualifications are internationally respected, so you know your education will be valued wherever you go.
OU ranked 13th by Times Higher Education in graduate employability in the UK, and 60 per cent of companies have sponsored employees to study with us.
Two Weeks’ Global Immersion Program at Amity Campus, UK including industry interaction
Dr. Kanika Gupta
More than 50,000 employers have so far sponsored staff to enrol on Open University courses.
Over 120,000 people are currently studying with us, almost 10,000 of whom live outside the UK, with 76% balancing work alongside study.
Working and studying together shows the ambition and strong work ethic of OU students. Their drive to improve themselves, while managing the demands of work and home, shows a competency that is invaluable to Unilever.
Certainly the kind of time management, the drive and commitment that the people show is exactly what we want in employees.
The Open University, like IBM, is a global organisation founded on technology with many similar beliefs and goals. We're encouraging our employees to study up to a Certificate in Management level, and then beyond that it becomes a personal development opportunity.. to further themselves through further education.