Full-time MBA

Master (1 year) of , 60 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution Copenhagen Business School (CBS)
Campus Frederiksberg Campus
Duration 1 year
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 47000 EUR

About the programme:

The Full-time MBA from Copenhagen Business School (The Copenhagen MBA) is a 12-month, triple-accredited programme (AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB), running every October through the following September. The programme brings together talented professionals from around the globe for an intense learning experience. The programme covers courses such as accounting, corporate finance, marketing management and economics, allowing you to build up a strong, 360 degree general management foundation.
As you approach the end of your MBA year, you have the chance of perosnalising your MBA by choosing ne of four Concentrations: Digitalisation, Entrepreneurship, Finance or Governance & Sustainability - all important topics to empower you to be the leader of the future. 
Moreover, you have the chance to embark on an unique work placement within a Danish or international company, offering you the opportunity to put your MBA toolkit into action in a forward-thinking organisation. Over the course of four month, you can immerse yourself in a real-world scenario, collaborating with enterprises to tackle diverse challenges that arise. Learn more about the Strategy Project here.


The Copenhagen MBA is a well-balanced programme, designed to prepare you to manage, lead and transform businesses. Students come from different industries and job functions and similarly, go on to pursue diverse careers post-MBA. Around 70%of graduates typically choose to remain and work in Denmark while others return to their home country or follow job opportunities around the globe. On average, around 80% of CBS MBAs are employed within three months of graduation and experience on average of 40 - 50% increase in their compensation.

Examples of post-MBA roles & industries:
  • Finance Business Partner
  • Corporate Sustainability Specialist
  • Engineering Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Product Owner
  • Business Development Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Global Product Manager
  • HR Business Partner
  • Senior Operations and Maintenance Engineer
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Digitalisation Consultant
  • Innovation Manager
  • Senior Strategy Consultant
  • Digital Marketing Manager


Admissions requirements for the Full-time MBA programme are:
  • Bachelor degree or an equivalent professional qualification
  • At least three years of full-time work experience post-graduation
  • A minimum GMAT score of 600, GMAT Focus Edition score of 555 or a GRE score of 300
  • Good command of English (IELTS/TOEFL may be requested)
Candidates who possess the necessary qualifications assessed through a combination of work experience, academics, motivation, recommendations and other factors will be invited for an interview. A member of the Admissions Board conducts the interview online or in-person.

Read more about the application process & deadlines here.


The tuition fee for the 2024 intake is DKK 350,000. This is approximately EUR 47,000 or USD 52,000. Non-EU/EEA students pay an additional administrative fee of DKK 16,700.

Read more about fees & funding here.

First Deadline

Application date
Jan 10
Start date
Oct 01

Second Deadline

Application date
Apr 10
Start date
Oct 01

Third Deadline

Application date
Jun 10
Start date
Oct 01

Frederiksberg Campus


Copenhagen Business School (CBS) was established in 1917. Today, with 20,000 students and 1,500 employees, CBS is one of the largest business schools in Europe and one of the 8 Danish universities

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