The Open ΜΒΑ: New structure, updated content, accredited by the CYQAA

The Open MBA offered by the Faculty of Economics and Management of the Open University of Cyprus (OUC) is a flexible and innovative Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree that aims to cultivate the strategic skills and competencies of its students, in today’s increasingly dynamic, global, complex and highly competitive environment. The Open MBA is offered for the first time with a new structure and updated content for the 2023/24 academic year, having received accreditation by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA). The programme’s research-led and blended approach enables individuals to boost their career potential without sacrificing professional momentum, and without the limitations of conventional education. Studying online at the OUC means being able to learn at your own pace and place, flexibly, whenever and wherever you want using any digital device.

The Open MBA is offered in Greek and in English. The deadline to submit your online application for enrollment in the 2023/24 academic year is the 30th of May, 2023, through

The Open MBA aims to strengthen individuals by providing specialized knowledge and hands-on learning in all aspects of management of businesses and organizations. The programme is constantly evolving and enriched with new scientific theories and practices, aiming to reinforce the ability of employees, managers, and executives for evidence-based decision-making in any business environment. It stresses the importance of effective planning and implementation of business goals, and helps graduates to advance their careers through the acquisition of new knowledge, improvement of skills, development of analytical, decision-making and communication competencies, and utilizing research-based approaches to address real business challenges.

The Open MBA carries 90 ECTS credits, and the minimum full-time study period for completion is three (3) academic semesters. The total cost of The Open MBA programme is €5.850. Discounts (ranging from 10% up to 100%) are available from the University to eligible students, such as people with disabilities, single parents, individuals with unemployment status, etc. In addition, OUC alumni can be enrolled in The Open MBA and secure tuition fee reductions (25% if The Open MBA is their 2nd degree at OUC, 50% if the programme is their 3rd OUC degree).

Take education into your own hands and choose The Open MBA of the Open University of Cyprus! Develop your knowledge – Expand your potential.


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