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Study mode

Part time

Duration

2.5 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Flexible and practical, the Executive MBA is designed to fit in with existing career commitments, enabling managers across a range of industries and sectors to want to boost their career prospects.

Each taught module is delivered in an intensive four-day block spread over one long weekend. Modules are offered at six points during the academic year. You can complete the course in a minimum of two-and-a-half-years and a maximum of four-and-a-half years. The programme will equip you to move into more senior management positions, either in your own organisation or moving elsewhere.

Why study this course?

  • The programme will equip you to move into more senior management positions, either in your own organisation or moving elsewhere.
  • We are ranked number one for being targeted by the top UK employers (High Fliers Research 2021)
  • A flexible payment scheme allows you to break down tuition fee payments on a modular basis, meaning you can “pay as you study”.
  • Modular delivery over long weekends (Friday to Monday) limits the impact of study on your work commitments.
  • Birmingham Business School holds triple-crown accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS).
  • Birmingham Business School is the UK’s oldest business school, bringing more than 100 years of innovative teaching and research.

Employability

From the start of your MBA, you can request bespoke advice from our career consultants. Through one-to-one coaching, our industry experienced consultants will work with you to clarify your aspirations, helping you to develop a winning employment strategy to take you to the next level in your career.

Modules

The module will show students the wide organisational scope of Operations Management activity and will establish an understanding of the core concepts underlying the discipline. The module is introductory in nature, and while focussed primarily on large organisations, also looks at small organisations and even the management of individual ?human? processes. The module is intended as an introduction to operations management in both service and manufacturing organisations. Its intention is to provide the building blocks of those principles, which are broadly applicable to most organisations. The module will introduce the principles of the ?lean? operation, and show how managers can adopt lean principles in practice.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Students need to pay £31,500 - £2,625 per module. (Fees are liable to increase in subsequent years)

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

Students need to pay £31,500 - £2,625 per module. (Fees are liable to increase in subsequent years)

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good Honours degree (or equivalent), or equivalent professional qualification; Five years work experience with evidence of extensive managerial experience or professional responsibility. Three years exceptional work experience meeting this criteria will also be considered.

University information

Part of the Russell Group of UK universities, the University of Birmingham has been developing great minds, encouraging challenging debates and pushing the boundaries of innovation and excellence for over 100 years. Over 14,000 students from over 150 countries choose to study at Birmingham, meaning you will be part of a diverse and vibrant community. 40% of this student population are postgraduates. Birmingham understands that you want to...more

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