Make History
Be part of the first class of James Hope Business School’s Full-time MBA.

We are recruiting a select cohort of future leaders whose ambitions are to transform themselves, expand their horizons, and champion the region.

Our programme will prepare you for the fiercely competitive job market and provide you with strategies to turn “start-ups” into the leading companies of the future.

All degrees welcome!

Our Full-time MBA looks to receive “high potential career launchers” from every discipline. Bring your arts, humanities, science, medical, engineering, or other undergrad degree into the Full-time MBA and prepare to explore unlimited opportunities and life-long earning potential.

6-8 Month Residency

Immerse yourself in the corporate, not-for-profit, public or quasi-public sector world of work in a 6- to 8-month paid work term with our employer partners located across Nigeria and internationally. Our partner employers list will be made available on request.

JHBS Full-time MBA Curriculum (72 credit hours/24 months)

Curriculum: Core courses (48 credit hours), Elective/Concentration Courses (18 credit hours), and MBA thesis (6 credit hours).


  • Pre-programme
  • 5 Semesters of Course Work (10 Months)
  • International Travel Course (optional)
  • 8-Month Corporate/Management Residency (Paid Work Experience)
  • 6-Month Thesis (Capstone Project)

Year 1

Year 2