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Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

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Full time | Coventry University | 1 year | 12-SEP-22

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

12-SEP-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

Studied on campus or 100% online, this MBA course aims to teach students how to respond to the needs of the modern world by thinking critically and strategically in seeking solutions to complex problems. Are you looking for a career change or to develop your career? Are you considering a move into management? In today’s globally connected environment, a manager’s practice needs to be ethically based and culturally sensitive.

An MBA qualification aims to teach students how to respond to the needs of the modern world by thinking critically and strategically in seeking solutions to complex problems. It can help towards establishing better career prospects and salary.

The MBA can be studied full time via face-to-face delivery or part-time via online delivery. In addition, we offer two specialised pathways that are delivered face-to-face; an Artificial Intelligence specialism pathway and a pathway for the Healthcare Sector, although please note that on your final award certificate for this course, the course title will be Master of Business Administration and will not refer to the pathway studied, while your transcript will cite the modules studied and will not make reference to the pathway chosen.

Certificate - The modern enterprise and business environment - how does it work?

The Certificate phase aims to develop a resource-based view of the business enterprise and examine how value is created, including the impact of the wider business environment on the enterprise’s value creation activities.

Diploma - Preparing for tomorrow - what needs to change?

In the Diploma stage the focus shifts to considering the manager’s role in the development of an enterprise in response to the internal and external context, to create sustainable value.

Masters - Management in action - bringing about change

The Masters phase of the programme focuses more specifically on particular sectors and/or roles, allowing you to complete a comprehensive general management programme or chose to specialise in artificial intelligence or healthcare management. The emphasis will be on exploring, critically evaluating and applying a range of sector/ role specific models and concepts within a practice setting.

Duration: 2-5 years (part time).

Career prospects

Upon successful completion of this course you will gain an MBA, a business qualification which is internally recognised and which could prove useful for managerial positions in a world characterised by strong global competition, rapid technological advancement and continuous change. The wide-ranging content of this MBA offers considerable flexibility, whether you decide to specialise in a particular management discipline or sector or take an overview of them all.

During the course of your study, you should develop strong analytical skills, clear perspectives on strategy and strategic thinking, and highly effective communication and research skills. These are all in demand from employers in private, public, and third-sector organisations around the world.

Modules

Project Management - Core
Policy Politics and Transforming Practice - Core
The MBA Consultancy Project - Core
Leadership and Change Management - Core
Organisational Behaviour and Learning - Core
Financial Analysis - Core
Global Marketing - Core
Strategy and Decision Making - Core
Artificial Intelligence Issues - Core
Leading in Complex Health Systems - Core
Business Models and Processes - Core
Decision Making and Risk - Core
Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Core
Artificial Intelligence Technologies for Business and Management - Core
Transforming Healthcare Business Project - Core
The Geopolitical, Economic and Legal Environment - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

18,500

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

18,500

Entry requirements

To commence the MBA course applicants must: Be an Honours graduate of any discipline, obtained from a recognised university/HE institution, or hold an equivalent qualification acceptable to Coventry Business School; Have a minimum of two years post-degree full-time work experience in a management/administrative/ professional capacity. Students who do not fit with the above entry requirements may gain entry but their degrees and experience will be assessed for appropriate content by the Director of MBA Programmes.

University information

Coventry University is a well-established higher education institution located in the West Midlands. As the UK’s fastest growing university, and the 6th largest overall, Coventry offers students a wide range of postgraduate courses, award-winning facilities and an extremely high standard of teaching. The main campus is in the heart of Coventry, a truly global metropolitan city with a diverse and dynamic student population. The university...more