This course is run in exclusive partnership with the Robert Kennedy College in Zurich, Switzerland and applications should be made directly at

Robert Kennedy College

There are six entry points per year (every two months).

Why study with us?

Designed for tomorrow’s leader, the MBA in Leadership and Sustainability creates distinctive managers with a unique leadership-oriented career opportunity. A dedicated and experienced teaching team, superb student support, affordable tuition fees with interest free payment plans, and the possibility to fast track and complete the programme in 18 months are among several elements that set this programme apart. The new MBA in Leadership and Sustainability is essentially the MBA for tomorrow’s leader. An MBA can help you consolidate your business knowledge and reach new professional heights. The University of Cumbria has partnered with The Robert Kennedy College, Switzerland, to provide the first MBA in the world in Leadership and Sustainability.

Read an article by the course leader Dr David Costa on the changing face of online delivery of MBAs.

What can this course lead to?
The MBA is the prime management qualification for managers. Research indicates that the MBA is a catalyst for those candidates with strong career aspirations.
Resources and facilities

The expert tutor team has considerable experience of CEL programmes and the FE sector.

Tutors teaching on this programme have been practising managers with a wealth of experience in both academic theory and practical application of those theories.

Dr. David Costa, tutor in the "Money Management" module has extensive experience in Investment Management and is a regular guest on international TV networks like CNBC and Bloomberg television as a market strategist. 

The residential module "Leadership and Sustainability" is held at Cumbria and is taught by Dr. John Luffrum Director of Studies.


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