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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Key information
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Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

MBA

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Our internationally respected Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree reflects the evolving nature of business and the global challenges facing business leaders. Our MBA will develop your: Strategic analytical skills; Business intuition; Enquiring and adaptive thinking. Essential core business knowledge and understanding is provided, alongside a strong emphasis on developing the applied managerial skills vital for effective business leaders. Students will also achieve Postgraduate Diploma in this course. This MBA produces high calibre graduates who can effectively respond to unpredictable challenges in globally competitive business environments. It provides essential core business knowledge and understanding with a strong emphasis on developing the applied managerial skills vital for effective business leaders. Your communication, negotiation and facilitating skills will be nurtured and enhanced. The MBA programme is supported by its own virtual learning environment - the MBA Online World which provides access to MBA core text and allows students to study online with their peers. Our MBA course is world leading in its pedagogical approach in vicarious learning were students identify contemporary business practices and relate these back to theories and concepts. Graduating from the MBA you will be able to effectively respond to unpredictable challenges in globally competitive business environments.

Different course options

Full time | Lanarkshire Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

MBA Strategic Business Project / Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
Integration of Business Functions (10 Credits) - Core
Influencing Organisational Strategy (20 Credits) - Core
Managing Organisational Health (20 Credits) - Core
Analytical Thinking and Decision Making (20 Credits) - Core
Creativity and Business Wealth (20 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,450

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,450

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be expected to satisfy at least one of the following admission requirements: Have a degree awarded by an appropriate institution; Have a postgraduate award (passed at an appropriate level); Have an appropriate professional qualification such as those from ACCA or CIMA; Have passed a pre-Master's, or other foundation course; Be a mature student with relevant work or professional experience. They may also be considered with other academic, vocational or professional qualifications deemed equivalent.

University information

With around 19,000 students, from over 140 countries around the world, the University of the West of Scotland is one of Scotland’s biggest modern universities. Each year, around 600 postgraduate students choose to study at UWS. The location of their west of Scotland campuses in Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire and Paisley means that they are the local university for over 30% of the population of central Scotland. However, their growing national...more

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