MBA in General Management

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

Institution International Business Academy (IBA)
Campus EA Kolding, IBA
Duration 14/16 months
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 4250 EUR


This degree is for you if you already have management experience, and would like to further your career in an international context.With the MBA in General Management, you learn techniques that will improve your business results and make sure your company takes on a leading position in the market, leaving the competitors behind. 

The MBA is an international education offered by Coventry University, in cooperation with IBA International Business Academy in Kolding. It is a 14/16-month master’s programme consisting of nine taught modules and a final dissertation.


  • Principles of Marketing
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Human Resource Management
  • Economic Environment of Business
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Decision Making
  • Innovation Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Principles of Strategic Leadership
  • Dissertation

Career Opportunities 

As an MBA graduate, you can typically enter senior management roles or build a career in consulting, marketing, finance and human resource management. 

About the degree

The programme has a strong focus on strategic management issues, in combination with an in-depth exploration of functional organisational areas. You learn about the many external factors that influence a business’s success, ability to compete, and position in the market.You acquire a number of very effective tools, and you learn about parameters such as strategy at a corporate and business level, economics, management, marketing and human resource management, which are important for your company’s international success.

All classes are taught in English.

At IBA Kolding, we combine theory with practice. Learning and teaching includes practical assignments, group work and case studies, with challenges from real businesses. Classroom lectures are a combination of blended learning, company visits, and other activities including business competitions and special events, and the more you can bring in your own experiences, the more varied and interesting the education.

Admission requirements  

You must normally have successfully completed a degree in a relevant subject area at undergraduate level (bachelor or equivalent). For this study programme, you should have minimum two years’ relevant management experience, including staff management. 

Additionally, English language requirements must be met (equivalent to IELTS 6.5). Please see our website for the full English language requirements, as well as exemptions. 

Tuition fees

Total tuition fees: DKK 95,000
EU nationals, as well as those legally resident in Denmark at the time of application, can pay the tuition fees in instalments.

Autumn | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jun 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Aug 15
Start date
Sep 01

Spring | non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Nov 15
Start date
Feb 01

Spring | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Jan 15
Start date
Feb 01

EA Kolding, IBA


The address is Havneparken 1 – alongside the flowing stream in Kolding. Close to the harbour. Close to the town centre.The building is a part of Campus Kolding.

IBA moved in in the summer of 2019.

The building is 9,000 m2, spread over seven floors. It houses over 4.000 students, 130 teachers and administrative staff and 75 freelance teachers.

The heart of the academy is the ‘steps of knowledge’, linking up the various different universes within the building. These steps can be seen from the outside.The slats around the building’s exterior are made of anodized aluminium, of a nuanced golden-brown colour which shimmers in tone.

Parking: the new building also comes with an adjacent parking area.

Cycle parking: bikes can be parked right up close to the building – ensuring easy, direct access to IBA.

Inside: when you come in through the main entrance, you can clearly see though up to the floors above.

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