Executive MBA Degree in Leadership in Africa

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EMBA Leadership

An EMBA might be the solution. It allows you to keep your job, learn from the experts and apply new skills immediately back in the work force.

What more do you want than learning the leadership skills and applying them in the firm where you are providing your services. This EMBA leadership program is designed to create quality leaders who can take their companies high.

Can any other region can match the variety and dimension of Africa? With imitable history, landscape and cultural contributions, hardly any regions offer a study abroad encounter that is more challenging or more satisfying in terms of studying.

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International MBA Executive track

ISM - International School of Management
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 China Shanghai France Paris Brazil São Paulo India Delhi USA New York South Africa Cape Town + 11 more

International School of Management’s IEMBA program cultivates the leadership and efficacy necessary to tackle the challenges of senior management on an international level. [+]

IEMBA

The International Executive MBA (IEMBA) program is designed for working professionals with an average of four years of professional experience seeking to broaden their career horizons and gain significant career advantages in today’s competitive job market by pursuing an advanced degree that is both rigorous and flexible. 


The program's flexible curriculum integrates all the managerial functions and disciplines: decision-making tools, marketing, managing operations and information, financial analysis and control, managing for productivity and performance, the global business environment, and strategy. It provides candidates a balance of quantitative and qualitative business disciplines and faculty members ensure that skills developed in one area are applicable to the other.... [-]


EMBA Business Administration

GIMPA Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Ghana Kumasi Takoradi Accra + 2 more

The EMBA is a professional degree that is specially designed to equip graduates with the knowledge, attitude and skills required by chief executives and other top level managers to meet effectively the leadership and managerial challenges they face in their organizations. [+]

If you are looking for: A Master’s degree in business with world-class credentials Global faculty with latest knowledge in leadership and management The best set of PhD-qualified Lecturers in any business school in Ghana A strong link between classroom learning and the practice of global business To raise your management and leadership skills to the highest global standard The EMBA is a professional degree that is specially designed to equip graduates with the knowledge, attitude and skills required by chief executives and other top level managers to meet effectively the leadership and managerial challenges they face in their organizations. As such, the programme adopts a generalist perspective that is relevant to those at senior management ranks and does not provide for a specialization in any functional area of business. In addition, some objectives of the programme are to develop decision-making skills; to foster teamwork; to improve communication skills; and to provide a broad outlook of business operations from a strategic and leadership perspective. Programme Content EMBA 605: Environment of Business (4 Credits) EMBA 606: Corporate Leadership (4 Credits) EMBA 607: Management Information Systems (4 Credits) EMBA 660: Strategic Marketing (4 Credits) EMBA 661: Accounting and Control (4 Credits) EMBA 662: Financial Management (4 Credits) EMBA 663: Ethics, Social Responsibility and Governance (4 Credits) EMBA 664: Economics of Strategy (4 Credits) EMBA 665: Operations and Project Management (4 Credits) EMBA 666: Strategic Human Resource Management (4 Credits) EMBA 667: Strategic Management (4 Credits) EMBA 668: Managerial Practice (6 Credits) EMBA 800: Capstone Project (6 Credits) Programme Structure The programme is typically covered in four (4) to five (5) academic modular sessions depending on a student’s background. The modular sessions run for three (3) weeks each, twice a year, with eight (8) hours of classes each day. Each student must complete a programme of study which is made up of a total of fifty-six (56) credits. With the exception of Managerial Practice and Capstone Project, which are each allocated six (6) credits hours, each course is allocated four (4) credit hours. Students normally enrol in three (3) courses (i.e. 12 credits) of coursework per semester or session. Admission Requirements The prerequisites for admission are: A Bachelor’s Degree with at least a 2nd Class Lower classification from any approved/recognized university or an equivalent professional qualification with requisite experience such as ACCA, ICA, etc. Equivalence shall be determined by the Academic Board. At least five years post qualification senior management experience. Applicants with degree classifications below 2nd Class Lower Division and/or narrowly focused professional qualifications, such as ACCA, should enroll in the GIMPA Certificate or Diploma in Business Administration (CBA/ DBA) programmes at the Business School to enhance their chances of gaining admission. Applicants with degree classifications lower than 2nd Class must take the GIMPA Certificate or Diploma in Business Administration (CBA/DBA) programmes at the Business School and obtain pass marks of at least 55% in each course. Applicants without business or management degrees or training in such areas are strongly encouraged to enroll in the GIMPA Certificate or Diploma in Business Administration (CBA/DBA) programmes at the Business School and obtain pass marks of at least 55% in each course. How to apply: Interested candidates may download the application form from our website, www.gimpa.edu.gh. The completed application form with original transcripts and certified copies of certificates should be submitted to one of our campuses. The completed application form must also be accompanied by proof of payment of the application processing fee of GHC 200.00 [US $150 for international students]. [-]

Executive MBA (online)

Virtual University of Uganda
Online Part time 30 months August 2017 Uganda Kampala

The programme builds on existing skills to ensure that resulting practices are taken to the next level. All courses in the programme are built to ensure that local realities are taken into account while at the same time looking to international best practices to bring business realities and practices in the region into line with international standards and practices. The overall aim of the programme is to develop a cadre of dynamic, creative, and highly-trained business professionals who have the knowledge and skills necessary to bring about change in existing business practices in the East Africa region. [+]

Executive MBA Programs in Leadership in Africa 2017. The demand for competent and creative business leaders and managers who will take business practice to the next level in the African context is undisputed today given the situation and realities on the ground. Transforming existing business practices will not happen overnight but will happen when sufficient numbers of business professionals adhere to best business practices. African business practices 3.0 will not only make business practices more efficient in terms of human and financial resources, but will also have a knock-on effect in terms of the region's social and economic development. The programme builds on existing skills to ensure that resulting practices are taken to the next level. All courses in the programme are built to ensure that local realities are taken into account while at the same time looking to international best practices to bring business realities and practices in the region into line with international standards and practices. The overall aim of the programme is to develop a cadre of dynamic, creative, and highly-trained business professionals who have the knowledge and skills necessary to bring about change in existing business practices in the East Africa region. Programme Courses Generic PGDBA 101 Strategic Leadership and Management PGDBA 102 Managing People in Organizations PGDBA 103 International Business PGDBA 104 Operations Management PGDBA 105 Financial Management PGDBA 106 Strategic Procurement Management PGDBA 107 Putting the e into Business: Technology Management PGDBA 108 Contemporary Marketing Strategies and Practices PGDBA 109 Creative Corporate Entrepreneurship PGDVUU 102 Governance and Integrity EMBA 201 Practicum Report Coming soon: Executive MBA with Hospitality Management and Oil and Gas specializations. All these individual courses may also be taken as stand-alone courses as part of Continuous Professional Development. Admission criteria All prospective students must meet the admission criteria as set for each programme of study in the University. The University shall follow the admission criteria as set by the National Council of Higher Education. All completed application forms should be sent to the University Secretary at the Virtual University of Uganda. For entry to the postgraduate diploma in Business Administration, applicants should possess a good second-class degree from a recognized institution and achieved a pass mark in the VUU Graduate Admission Test. Ideally, applicants should have some job-related experience in the business world. All students should have an adequate knowledge of computers and access to a reliable internet connection, preferably owning a laptop and an internet USB dongle. All students must have registered initially by the date stipulated in the university calendar. In order to access course materials online, students must pay the full fee for the course on the date specified. All fees are to be paid directly to the University's bank account. Bank slips or bank drafts will be acknowledged when registering for each module in a programme. [-]

EMBA

Pan-Atlantic University - Lagos Business School (LBS)
Campus Part time 24 months March 2017 Nigeria Lagos

The EMBA at Lagos Business School, Pan-African University is an invigorating and intense programme, designed to prepare potential executives for senior leadership [+]

EMBA

The EMBA at Lagos Business School, Pan-African University is an invigorating and intense programme, designed to prepare potential executives for senior leadership.

It also provides an analytical and integrated understanding of business management which allows participants to apply learning and project work directly to their own organisations, while building a strong network of like-minded colleagues across a wide variety of industries. The programme gives future executives the necessary tools and perspectives to successfully lead their organisations into the future.

Our aim is to create an environment where participants can learn how to handle difficult real-life problems by probing, discussing and working together as a team towards achieving a deeper insight than they can ever do on their own. The EMBA amplifies individual strengths and builds synergies between team members. You learn how to exercise judgment, make better decisions and take responsibility. In doing this, you also discover how to communicate effectively in class and at work, and leverage on all the excellent ideas you get on the programme. The EMBA is best for people in full-time employment in positions that allow them apply what they learn while they complete a rigorous academic programme. The exposure is beyond work, it is a well rounded experience that gives participants a balanced view of life.... [-]