How the Global Online MBA works for you

Our Global Online MBA programme offers a unique part-time format that places engagement and technology at the forefront of your learning.

The Imperial Global Online MBA offers a format that lets you learn on your terms, in your own time. The programme structure is designed so that you can complete it around your professional and personal commitments from anywhere in the world.

Recorded lectures and online activities are available on-demand and live online lectures are held in line with multiple time zones so you can choose a time that’s convenient for you. This puts you in control of your studies, securing your path to success.

Should life get in the way, you can pause your studies and pick up where you left off at the next round, without losing motivation or momentum.

The Imperial Global Online MBA uses the latest online teaching tools to deliver a blended learning experience to suit today’s busy working professional.

The Hub is a purpose-built online learning platform unique to Imperial, you will work through the programme using a variety of resources and methods designed for convenience and optimised learning.

The Hub is designed so you can also learn on-the-go, accessing all programme materials through whatever device you choose. You can also track your progress in real time and benchmark this against the progress of your class.

You’ll meet your global cohort during Induction Week in London, with an intense itinerary, this week will provide you with the foundations for success in your studies. You’ll also build on these relationships in year 2 when you undertake the Capstone Business Game in London.

If you’re based in or visiting London, as a Business School student, you will also be able to access campus facilities such as the gym and library. You can also choose up to two on campus electives and attend any guest lectures and events on offer to MBA students.

Our proximity to the City of London, the capital’s financial business hub, means that we have strong connections with many of the world’s top companies, which means you have the opportunity to expand your network with other senior professionals within these organisations.

Imperial is one of the most international universities with an incredibly diverse student body. The Global Online MBA brings the Imperial community to you wherever you are based in the world, welcoming you into a network of diverse, high-calibre students, alumni and corporate partners.

During the programme, you will spend a minimum of two weeks on campus getting to know your fellow students and expert faculty. At the start of the first year, you will spend one week on campus for the programme induction. During your second year, you will spend one week on campus to complete The Capstone Business Game, as well as the option for further time to be spent on campus by studying electives on campus.

With small class sizes and syndicate teams, you will be supported and have the opportunity to really get to know one another throughout the programme and progress together.

As an Imperial College Business School student, you will have access to over 14,000 alumni spanning more than 130 countries. Our alumni network allows for international connections and access to business leaders across all industry sectors.

It’s simple to stay in touch with the Imperial community through The Hub. The Hub has been designed specifically to provide convenient access to all programme materials and connect you with your peers and tutors.

Be a part of one of the world’s top 10 universities

Imperial College London graduates are respected throughout the world.
Imperial is ranked:

Financial Times European Business School Rankings 2016 
*4th in the UK and 16th in Europe

The Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2016-17

QS World University Rankings 2017-18

Reuters World’s Most Innovative Universities – 2016

 *2nd in Europe and 12th in the world

Driving innovation

Imperial nurtures innovation and entrepreneurship, and initiatives throughout the year encourage students to take a proactive approach.

The Capstone Business Game brings your innovation skills to the forefront, providing you with the practical opportunity to apply your knowledge gained from your strategy, finance, innovation, management, entrepreneurship and leadership courses and analyse the innovative needs of large corporation.