For those who have garnered a significant amount of professional business experience and are ready to work in a more prominent position, an Executive MBA (EMBA) is the next step. Coursework on accounting, leadership and finance are among the subjects explored.
Business professionals and students who pursue an MBA Management develop the skills and knowledge needed for upper leadership roles. Many programs combine business-related courses with management building classes. Students learn how to effectively manage a business and a team of different sized organizations.
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The MBA program is designed to provide a basic understanding of the field of management as well as deepen the knowledge in a selected area with a view to preparing its graduates for general management functions. The program is designed to integrate theory and practice related to the African environment within the context of globalization. [+]
The MBA program is designed to provide a basic understanding of the field of management as well as deepen the knowledge in a selected area with a view to preparing its graduates for general management functions. The program is designed to integrate theory and practice related to the African environment within the context of globalization.Entry Requirements A good first degree of a University recognized by Africa University or a professional qualification obtained by formal study and examination and recognized as a degree equivalent by AU At least 4 years of post-qualification work experience in a managerial position Competence in basic Mathematics not below GCE ‘O’ Level In exceptional cases, students possessing other tertiary educational qualifications besides those specified above and with a good track record of managerial or entrepreneurial experience may be considered for admission to the program. Program Structure Year One Semester One MEC501 Economics (3 credits) MAC501 Financial and Management Accounting (3 credits) MBA501 Research Methods & Report Writing (1 credit) MBA502 Information Technology (2 credits) MMS 502 Management & Organizational Behaviour (3 credits) MKT501 Marketing Management (3 credits) ... [-]
The EMBA General Management program is sector-neutral and suitable for employees from different industrial segments and of economics, engineering, technical or science background. [+]
GBS Executive MBA (Master of Business Administration) program targets corporate executives, current and future managers, allowing them to obtain this prestigious degree while continuing to hold their existing full-time jobs.
EMBA program focuses on improving participants’ strategic management thinking which will allow them to perform critical analysis of any business situation and to apply various managerial theories to solve business problems. Another crucial aspect of the program is the development of leadership and communication skills and building professional networks through team building activities and group work. In addition, participants learn to use necessary tools for business research and by the end of the program can integrate and apply the received knowledge to their area of specialism.... [-]