University of Northwest Europe

Program Code UNE-PREMBA-16-01
Program Language English
Program Length 30 Weeks
Total Learning Hours 600 Learning Hours
Program Level undergraduate
Credits no credits assigned
Mode of Delivery Technology Enhanced Learning

Applicants who wish to pursue the MBA program have the option to complete the four MBA Foundation courses in order to qualify for admission to the MBA program. The full course is provided by distance learning.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the MBA Basics program is open to all applicants who have attained an educational level comparable to an Associate degree or an equivalent professional qualification plus at least 3 years of work experience. Evaluation of informal learning experience will be considered.
Graduates from the MBA Basics Certificate program are eligible for admission into the MBA program.

Course Requirements

The foundation program consists of four modules which can be completed self-paced by independent study. All materials will be delivered via distance learning methodology

Distance learning/Independent Study

Students will receive written materials for independent and self-study and will receive tests and/or assignments at the end of each course which will be supervised and graded by mentors. Mentoring support for organizational and study matters is provided from the University.

Program Duration

The total program can be completed in as little as six months.


BAS-MBA 450 Economics I
BAS-MBA 460 Economics II
BAS-MBA 470 Basic Accounting and Finance
BAS-MBA 480 Business Communications

Completion Requirements

Courses numbered 450 to 480 are general core courses.

All courses end with a course examination. In order to be admitted to the Master program, a grade average of 2.75 (B-) must be achieved.


Upon successful completion of the course the MBA Basics Certificate is awarded from UNorthwest.