MBA - Master of Business Administration – International Business(University of the West Scotland )

An MBA is widely seen as a passport to a successful career. It demonstrates the breadth and depth of your functional competence, strategic knowledge, and problem-solving ability. It will also update your management tool kit and give you a broader stronger profile to enhance your career. Critically, we take a strategic perspective on business and management that helps you develop the skills to contribute to the major business decisions organizations have to make about their future. This MBA is not just an academic course. By exploring and examining real-life business problems to work on and solve, you enhance your own understanding of how a business works

The program has two phases, the first phase is the Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership which is delivered by London College of Professional Studies and awarded by Qualifi, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.


The second part is the MBA (top-up) which is delivered by our delivering partner IGBS and awarded by University of the West Scotland.


University of the West of Scotland is one of the country’s largest modern universities and was recognised as being in the top 3% of universities worldwide by Times Higher Education (THE) in their World University Rankings 2018.

UWS was also ranked in the world’s top 150 universities under 50 years of age in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018.

We provide career-relevant, high quality, inclusive higher education alongside innovative, internationally recognised research.

Spread across four campuses in the west of Scotland and our new London Campus, we offer a unique and unparalleled student experience.

That’s why nine out of ten of our students would recommend us to a friend.

The programme is available in 2 duration

06 months (Top up)

12 months ( full mba )

The programme is available in 2 delivery modes:

  • Online

To get and admissions four our MBA International Business (inclusive of Qualifi Level 7, students should have any one of the below criteria.


A bachelors Degree from a recognised university, OR

A fully completed professional qualification, OR

Partly qualified in any professional qualification equivalent to an Advance Diploma OR

5 years  work experience, OR

Any other qualification equivalent to level 6

The MBA is of 180 credits which can be acquired through two stages .

Stage 1 Qualifi Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership

Learners must complete all unit in Level 7 achieve 120 credits to get the entry in to MBA Top-up programme.


Learners must complete the six mandatory units and choose two from the four optional units.


Unit Reference Mandatory Units Level Credit
702 Manage Team Performance to Support


7 15
704 Information   Management   and    Strategic

Decision Taking

7 15
705 Leading a Strategic Management Project 7 15
706 Strategic Direction 7 15
711 Strategic Planning 7 15
724 Development as a Strategic Manager 7 15
703 Finance for Managers 7 15
708 Strategic Marketing 7 15
710 Organisational Change Strategies 7 15
712 Human Resource Planning 7 15


Stage 2 MBA ( International Business Top up )

This stage consists of 60 credits and can be acquired through the Consultancy     Project Report


713 Consultancy Project Report 7 60

Assessment is via assignment submission

No Exams

Level 7 Diploma is awarded by Qualifi and delivered by London College of Professional Studies.

The MBA (top-up) is validated and awarded by the University of the West Scotland  and delivered by IGBS.

If you have any question and want to know the fees please email us or call us

Email : admissions@lcps.org.uk

Phone: 02036320968