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Get your MBA in London for less cost and in less time! In just one year, you will gain a thorough grasp of financial management, business economics and how to manage both organizations and people. You’ll move on to examine the principles of strategic management, how to implement global marketing strategies and conduct business research. Choose from a fascinatingly diverse range of electives, including ethical marketing and sustainable business; leading, mentoring and coaching and entrepreneurship and innovation management. You’ll then be able to choose the topic for your professional project, with or without an internship. After graduation, students have the opportunity to apply also for a two-year post-study work visa in the UK!

As a bonus, students who complete this program have the chance to graduate with both a US and UK degree as Richmond, the American University in London was the first university to be accredited in both the UK and the US.

What's Included?


Pre Departure Services


APIConnect Platform

Orientation Materials and Resources

Access to International Phone Plans

API Alumni Network

Scholarship Opportunities

On Site Services

Airport Reception

API Center

On-Site Orientation


Resident Director


Medical and Life Insurance

Social and Cultural Activities

Welcome and Farewell Group Meals

Volunteer Opportunities

Re-Entry Services

Re-Entry Materials and Support

Post-Program Evaluation

Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program

API Digital Badge Program

MBA Degree

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Application Requirements

  • Minimum 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to college graduates
  • Completed API application
  • Official transcript
  • University Approval Form
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with student visa
Session Program Dates Program Cost Application Deadline Extended Application Deadline Payment Deadline
Academic Year Sep, 2024 - May, 2025 $52,900 Jun 30, 2024 No Extension Jul 30, 2024

What You’ll Study

Students will enroll in courses alongside local British students, as well as international students from around the world.

The MBA faculty team at Richmond, which includes both academics and experienced industry professionals, is collaborative and supportive. They practice the latest teaching methods which stimulate critical thinking and creativity and encourage you to explore boundaries in your thinking and actions. Learning alongside an international cohort of students will also enable you to share fresh perspectives on similar problems and build lasting business networks.

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    Stephanni Greenan

    Stephanni Greenan will be your Program Coordinator and will help you prepare to go abroad!


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    Sally Wippman

    Sally will be your on-site Resident Director and will be a resource for you while you are in England!

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    Vanessa Alves

    Vanessa will be an on-site London Student Services Coordinator and will be a resource for you while you are in England!


We can’t wait to welcome you to London! We know you’re excited to get out and start exploring, but at the end of long days, you’ll want a cozy place to study, socialize, rest, and relax.

Check out all available housing options for London by clicking here!

API’s housing options have been curated with you in mind. We offer housing that has been Visited & Verified™ by API, with a focus on student comfort, safety, and location.