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MBAMaster of Business Administration

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Overview

COURSE SUMMARY

Course participants come from a range of sectors and organisational
backgrounds including manufacturing, retail and services, commercial
and public sectors, and small to large enterprises. Career progression
in all of the above, and in new business development, is enhanced by
the strategic management knowledge and skills that the Executive MBA
develops.

During the course you will:

  • Have the option of studying full-time on campus, or part-time
    through partner centres in the UK and overseas
  • Manage the pace of your learning through online technology and
    blended learning approaches
  • Undertake weekend tutoring for flexible learning if you have a
    busy lifestyle
  • Develop as a creative, effective and critically reflective
    business practitioner
  • Receive guidance from a teaching team with business experience
    supported by a strong research or consultancy background
  • Draw on your former or present business experience to become an
    innovative agent of change within your workplace
  • Take advantage of the University’s Creativity Clubs to meet and
    exchange ideas with other business people
  • Gain access to the Knowledge Hub within the University and attend
    exciting presentations by key players in the industry
  • Earn eligibility to join the CMI on completion of the course,
    gaining access to future presentations, conferences and networking
    events
  • Benefit from the opportunity to join our Basics of Building a
    Business course, designed to help individuals start small businesses
  • Study, if you’re full-time, in the Bedfordshire Business School, a
    dedicated management conference centre simulating modern and
    fast-moving business environments
  • Work towards an internationally recognised degree that conforms to
    Quality Assurance Agency guidelines, through a university that is a
    proud member of the UK Association of Business Schools and the
    European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD)

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Marketing for managers
  • Leading people in organisations
  • Accounting for managers
  • Managing operations
  • Executive development
  • Business and strategic management
  • Financial markets
  • Theory into practice project

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Career opportunities

CAREER MANAGEMENT SKILLS

Links Careers

Over the duration of the course you will network with other students,
the course team as well as have opportunities to go to presentations
and lectures provided by the Knowledge Network which is a vibrant and
lively meeting point for business people to share their knowledge and
opportunities. More information can be obtained on
www.theknowledgenetwork.co.uk/

The Business School offers courses on behalf of the Chartered
Management Institute and the Institute of Leadership and Management as
well as the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. The
nationally recognised professional organisations all provide career
management information and networks.

It is important that we stress that we plan to integrate personal,
academic and career development within the course and you as a
professional learner will feel better equipped to make relevant
decisions and moves in line with your personal and career goals.

CAREER/FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES

Career:

We anticipate that when you complete your degree you will possess the
ability to become a positive change agent in any organisation and an
obvious champion for the added value of a dynamic and innovative
organisational culture. You will also have had extensive and
continuous opportunity for reflective and critical evaluation of your
capability as a team worker and leader. The course may also equip you
to start your own business or expand the business you are in.

The course includes a professional and personal development strand
that will be assessed. This will enable you to enhance your
employability skills, reflect on the skills and knowledge you may need
to accelerate your career and bring value to your current and future
employment. This relates to a key theme in the Education Strategy that
offers you the opportunity to participate in a curriculum that is
focused on employability and that enables all students to maximize
their opportunities.

During the course you will have extensive networking opportunities
within the wider course team as well as the University. You can talk
through career and further development opportunities with your tutor
as well as your peers and wider circle. Whatever you decide to do you
will have a toolkit of knowledge and capabilities developed from the
course that will support and enable you.

Further study:

Decisions relating to further study can be made during or after the
course and you would be encouraged to keep in touch particularly by
attendance at Creativity Clubs and the opportunities provided by the
Knowledge Network. We will be running a series of Alumni events and
you will be invited to these which will offer the opportunity for
further study and contact with the University.

The tutors will always be there as a source of advice and help should
you want to progress your development further. The course is aimed at
self-directed and motivated individuals and it is unlikely you will
sit still. Alumni will be particularly welcome to input into
subsequent deliveries of the MBA. Students may wish to continue to the
DBA after some time.

Apply now!
Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Pre-deadline
Dec 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States