University of Northampton MBA
The Northampton Business school (NBS) MBA is an internationally recognised postgraduate qualification in management. The programme combines excellent generalist management teaching and learning with highly valuable additional recognition, qualification and activities. We offer a unique combination of opportunities which represent excellent value for money in a competitive and expensive marketplace.
Your progression through the core programme is accompanied by a series of added value elements which include:
- The NBS MBA Annual Conference
Students are welcome to attend the event at their own expense or join the conference online
- The NBS MBA Business Showcase
- E-materials to support your study
- The NBS MBA European Business Event*
- Chartered Management Institute Membership (grade will be dependent on your existing experience and qualifications)**
- Chartered Institute of Marketing Introductory Certificate**
- Prince 2 Foundation and Practitioner Award**
Blended learning is a perfect blend of online resource material with local workshops supported by flying faculty from the UK.
This programme is normally studied over 18 months to a maximum of 5 years.
- Critical Issues in Business
- Management and Organisational Behaviour
- Financial Decision Making
- Managing Operations and the Supply Chain
- Leadership in a Changing context
- Competitive Strategy and Innovation
- Strategic Marketing
- Business Research Project
Types of assessment
The programme has a mixture of assessment involving practical work, essays, reports and case studies. The Business Research Report is a 15000 word independent research project.
Applicants will normally be expected to hold a first or second class honours degree of a British university or equivalent and must always have a minimum of 2 years relevant management experience.
Relevant management experience will normally include holding a formal managerial position which involves managing people, processes and resources. During the application process you will be asked to provide evidence of the number of staff managed, your budget level responsibilities and other resources you have coordinated. You will be asked to provide job descriptions and other relevant information to support your application. Exceptionally, we are prepared to admit students without degree qualifications so long as they evidence of at least five years’ experience of management using the criteria above.
The MBA is an internationally recognised general management qualification which will enhance the career opportunities of any manager. Moreover, the added value elements and opportunity to complete additional qualifications makes this a highly desirable qualification. The programme is designed to meet the needs of existing and aspiring senior managers in all sectors of employment.
Please call us on +971 7203 1204 , email us on firstname.lastname@example.org, or browse details of the programme in our brochure. Alternatively, you can simply complete the form on the right and an academic consultant will provide you with the all the details.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
Applicants whose native language is not English must provide evidence of their English language capability at a level approved by the University.
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Last updated April 8, 2016