Admissions

Move your future – and the future of business – forward

Are you intellectually curious, driven and dedicated to solving complex challenges in a global business landscape? These qualities are key indicators for success in the UCL MBA.

Our entry requirements are rigorous, but we offer potential candidates a complete CV/resume review to assess your qualifications for the programme. Please reach out to your admissions advisor if you’d like to learn more about this opportunity.

“Having UCL on your CV denotes that you’re playing at a very high level and interacting with elite thinkers.”

James Berry, Director, the UCL MBA

Start dates and deadlines


The UCL MBA offers various start dates and corresponding application deadlines throughout the year to accommodate your personal and professional timeline.

Cohort Start dates and deadlines
Classes begin Final submission deadline
5 April 2021 12 February 2021
5 July 2021 14 May 2021
4 October 2021 30 July 2021

The UCL admissions committee reviews applications on a rolling basis. The earlier you submit your application, the sooner you will receive an admissions decision. Learn more about entry requirements.

Submit your application by 16 October for your chance to attend an exclusive information seminar featuring Dr James Berry, UCL MBA Director. Ask your admissions advisor how you can save your seat for this event.

Customised support from beginning to end


Your dedicated admissions advisor is available to guide you through the entire admissions process. In addition to answering your questions, they can help you:

determine how an MBA may support your career goals.

navigate entry requirements.

collect and submit application materials, like transcripts or letters of reference.

prepare you for your admissions interview.

explore financing options, like scholarships and pay-as-you-go tuition.

To begin the conversation, download your prospectus and select your communication preferences. If you opt into phone and/or email communication, your admissions advisor will provide programme information via the channel(s) you specified.

“I am humbled by the opportunity to assist students in their pursuit of the skills they need to be leaders of tomorrow.”

Lauren Mc Glenatendolf, Admissions Advisor

Explore the UCL MBA

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