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General Management

Master (1 year) of General Management, 90 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 1 year
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 6375 EUR


The full-time MBA in General Management prepares students for various management positions in an increasingly globalised world.
Focused on strategic issues and combined with other major functions in the company, the full-time MBA gives the students an up-to-date holistic view of the company and its challenges.
The program consists of nine taught modules and a research dissertation delivered over three months. Each taught module is an indipendent unit and takes place over two semesters of 12-14 weeks. The last semester will be the preperation and submission for the dissertation. The length of the total program is 1 year. 


  • Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation    
  • Strategic Human Resource Management    
    Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Strategic Management
  • Research Methods
  • Principles of Strategic Leadership
  • Economic Environment of Business
  • Innovation Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Dissertation

Career Opportunities 

The programme is aimed at people who have already gained some managerial experience and who would like to further their careers.  It offers the opportunity to achieve an international management qualification at a high level.
With a focus on strategic management issues  in combination with an in depth exploration of functional organizational areas,  the full time MBA gives students an up-to-date , holistic view of organizations in a business environment facing the challenges of an increasingly globalized business environment. With an MBA from IBA students will be better placed to develop and enhance their managerial and leadership roles within their organisations.

About the degree

The MBA is based on many years of teaching, research and consultancy which have been central to the  activities of academic staff at Coventry University Business School and the IBA.  As a result, the MBA programme  has been developed with a focus on strategic and global perspectives  and incorporates the research interests and publications of associated staff.


Students are required to have attained one of the following: 
  • Bachelor degree from IBA in Kolding or other recognized institutions
  • Other Bachelor degree-level qualifications, such as the Danish HD or HA
  • Other comparable and recognised good degree-level qualifications in relevant academic discipline
  • English language - IELTS academic score of 6.0+ or the equivalent.
Management-level work experience of 2-3 years is necessary
Read more about the requirements

Apply directly at IBA Kolding with all relevant documentation.

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College of Northern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside EU/EAA/Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at →

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in
Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section
The Danish Higher Education System

Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | EU/EEA citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

EA Kolding, IBA

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