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MBA (Finance) (Blended Learning)

MBA (Finance) (Blended Learning)

Key information

Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA Business & Finance Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This course is designed for practising managers looking to take a step upwards to a strategic role, our MBA Finance course provides a distinctive path for developing new skills and will also help you to develop a critical and detailed understanding of the role of finance management within organisations. Working across a wide range of finance disciplines - with ideas and experiences derived from organisations and leaders across the world - you will have the opportunity to relate theory into practice, adding immediate value to yourself and your organisation. Studying this Blended Learning MBA with Arden University has never been easier. You'll learn the majority of your course online through our online study portal, iLearn, but will also spend some time at lectures at one of our Arden study centres, located in London, Birmingham or Manchester.

Assessments at Arden are designed to provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your strengths in a number of ways and so a variety of methods are used. A critical element of the assessment strategy is that you’ll have the chance to apply your learning directly into your day to day role. A vital part of your work will be the opportunity to create and take ownership of a detailed piece of research relating to a management issue. To support your development, we will provide you with academic and pastoral support on campus and online to make sure you have the skills in place to successfully complete every assessment you submit. You will consider your own role as a manager and how you lead people, as well as develop a strategic awareness of the commercial environment in which you operate. Within this framework you will study the key management functions, in a way that shows how they relate to each other - with plenty of opportunities to apply your learning to your own workplace and learn from your fellow classmates.

Different course options

Online/Distance | Birmingham Study Centre | 2 years | 30-JUN-19

Study mode



2 years

Start date



This module will begin to develop your self-awareness and some of the skills needed for effective leadership. An important element is an insight into your personal management style and how this may impact on others. The ability to reflect on your own performance is critical to your current and future success. To complement your personal development, this module also considers: organisational culture (shared values and beliefs); approaches to management and leadership; motivational theory; team dynamics; managing change; and HR strategies. An important feature is that you draw on your own experience to see the relevance of the theory.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent, plus 2 years suitable work experience.

University information

Arden University has supported more than 50,000 students over 26 years and are the experts in flexible learning. The university offers a range of Masters and MBAs that can be studied flexibly by online distance learning, meaning that you can access your modules at a pace that is convenient for you. Need a little more structure? If you’re a UK resident, you can opt for their blended learning study mode, where you’ll study a full-time...more