Master of Business Administration (MBA) from upGrad School of Management

Comprehensive 1-year MBA programme offering business exposure along with specialisation

  • Earn a coveted MBA degree that awards 100% European ECTS credits
  • Earn additional specialization certificate by opting for the the dual specialization
  • Gain practical and relevant industry knowledge taught by business leaders
  • 450,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
  • 100 + Countries and counting

Achieve Mastery in Business Acumen

Your limitations don’t stand a chance when it comes to your aspirations. Your flaws are too small when it comes to your potential. Your fears lose the battle when it comes to your will to grow. When you put your mind to it, nothing can get in the way. So why should you take a step back when it comes to your career progression? Let nothing stop you from achieving your ambition with an MBA from upGrad School of Management and Technology, UK. Fast forward your career with an MBA offered by upGrad School of Management and Technology, UK*. Earn transferable European ECTS credits, and get an MBA degree that is recognised for academic proficiency and immigration purposes by major credential evaluation organizations. Start your MBA journey at just Rs. 4,746/month.

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  • Recognised as 'Equivalent to Masters degree' in US

  • Recognised in Canada by, FIS (USA); IQAS, CES (Canada) 

  • Application-first MBA taught by industry leaders 

  • Soft Skills and Interview Skills courses included in the curriculum 

  • 100% European ECTS credits 

  • Project & MCQ-only based evaluation 

  • Blended Learning with Live & Recorded Classes 

  • Dual specialization option available 

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The upGrad Advantage

Industry Mentors

Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders. 

Student Support

Get 24*7 access to student support team for handling your queries via email or callback requests. 

Expert Feedback

Personalized feedback on assignments and projects, regular live sessions by experts to clarify doubts. 

Doubt Resolution

Timely doubt resolution by industry experts, 100% verified responses to ensure quality learning. 

Career Services

Get mentored by an industry expert and receive personalized feedback for your career journey 

Job Opportunities

Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal and gain an edge in the application process 

prerequisites for Master of Business Administration from upGrad


  • Any undergraduate degree. No prior work experience required.
  • Class 12 + 3-Year Diploma + Minimum 2 years work experience. 
  • Candidates with less than 2 years of work experience will need to give an entrance test.
  • Class 10 + 3-Year Diploma + Minimum 5 years work experience. Candidates with less than 5 years of work experience will need to give an entrance test. 

*The medium of instruction for the candidate's highest qualification needs to be English. 

Who Should Attend

Aspiring Managers

Future Leaders

Ambitious Professionals


  • Focus on the qualities and attributes of inspirational leaders, emphasizing charisma, vision, and integrity. Develop these qualities and enhance their leadership capabilities, to inspire and motivate others effectively. 
  • Gain financial literacy, learn accounting fundamentals and understand how business events affect financial statements. Learn to analyze financial statements, manage working capital, and evaluate projects using appropriate metrics. 
  • Estimate the value of a company and understand what determines that value is crucial for financial decision-making. Discuss some prevalent valuation methods used in the industry. 
  • Understand the actions and satisfaction levels of buyers and sellers, analyze market behavior and available resources. Analyze various indicators such as GDP, inflation, and employment rates. 
  • Enhance the value of products and services by strategically positioning them in the market and creating consumer appeal. This involves understanding the market trends and consumer preferences, and leveraging them to deliver maximum value. 

Utilize both verbal and nonverbal communication techniques to convey messages through appropriate communication channels. Additionally, create a compelling vision statement and branding assets to connect with the intended audience effectively.

  • Learn key concepts like data collection, probability theory, hypothesis testing, regression analysis, and data visualisation. Analyse and interpret data, make data-driven decisions, and learn to use statistics to solve business problems. 
  • Learn to communicate requirements with data scientists and identify metrics that align with business objectives. Derive insights that can drive informed decision-making. Utilize linear regression models and build hypotheses to test validity. 
  • To understand the impact of the macro and micro-environment on a firm, analyze PESTLE factors. Apply different growth strategies such as market penetration, product development, market development, and diversification. 
  • Understand supply chain factors and demand patterns to optimise supply chains. Learn to identify the optimal supply chain design and evaluate suppliers, plan inventory levels, transportation modes, and storage facilities. 
  • Apply all the MBA concepts taught in courses in this holistic Capstone project that requires learners to analyze a strategic business problem from multiple angles.
  • Equip yourself with the required Communication Skills in the 21st Century. 
  • Appreciate common problem-solving methodologies used in business, consulting and in daily life. You will be oriented to the techniques that are most frequently used globally across top consulting firms such as BCG, McKinsey, Bain etc. 
  • Build your professional presence using various tools like your resume, LinkedIn presence and other public platforms. 
  • Manage job search, interviews and salary negotiation in a structured manner to optimize your efforts.
  • Digital Marketing Channels and Metrics 
  • Organic Digital Marketing Channels 
  • Paid Digital Marketing Channels
  • User and Competition Research 
  • Designing a Product 
  • Product Development and Growth 
  • Inventory Management 
  • Designing and Managing Distribution Channels 
  • Supply Chain Analytics 
  • Ethical and Legal Aspects of Healthcare 
  • Material Management in Healthcare 
  • Benchmarking and Quality Management in Healthcare
  • AI and ML Landscape 
  • ML for Decision-Making 
  • Business Applications 

Frequently Asked Questions

Course FAQs

This programme is for you if you are a working professional and are currently looking for newer skills that would catapult you to managerial positions. The program touches upon 360 degree of the business such as marketing, operations, organizational behaviour and finance. In the instance that your current company recognizes an MBA as a pathway to promotions or a higher salary, you may opt for this global MBA. In the instance that you are looking for a transition in your career, upGrad provides a full suite of career services for the same.

This program can be completed in only 15 months and thus, it is ideal for a working professional. This program also awards ECTS credits. 

This programme intends to take the student through the fundamental theories of business,opportunity to implement them via case studies and simulations. The program is also ideal for networking, peer to peer exchange of ideas and provide a platform to immerse oneself in campus immersion. 

Post completion of the programme, the student gets an MBA degree from upGrad School of Management. 

Eligibility FAQs

Any undergraduate degree. No prior work experience required. 


Class 12 + 3-Year Diploma + Minimum 2 years work experience. 

-Candidates with less than 2 years of work experience will need to give an entrance test. 


Class 10 + 3-Year Diploma + Minimum 5 years work experience. Candidates with less than 5 years of work experience will need to give an entrance test. 

*The medium of instruction for the candidate's highest qualification needs to be English. 

This program is useful for freshers as well as experienced professionals since it covers all aspects of business starting from fundamentals to complex topics as part of specializations. 

The admissions process is completely online. The following are the key steps in the application process:

Step 1 - Fill out the MBA application form

Step 2 - Give entrance test if applicable as per the eligibility criteria”

Step 3 - Get shortlisted and receive the offer letter

Step 4 - Block your seat and Complete the Payment

Step 5 - Complete Candidate Verification by Woolf, EU